Magee, LSU Roll Over Kentucky 41-3
Terrance Magee had 220 all-purpose yards and scored two touchdowns as LSU dominated Kentucky 41-3 at Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge Saturday night.
Magee carried the ball nine times for 127 yards and two touchdowns and added three receptions for 44 yards and a kickoff return for 49 yards as the Tigers became bowl-eligible with their sixth win of the year. LSU has now been bowl-eligible fifteen straight years, a school record.
The Tigers (6-2, 2-2 SEC) jumped out to a 17-0 lead, aided by a 67 yard punt return by Tre"Davious White and stretched the lead to 27-3 after a 32 yard pass from Anthony Jennings to Travin Durel. Magee scored both of his touchdowns in the third quarter on runs of nine and 23 yards.
LSU rolled up 308 yards rushing on 51 attempts. In addition, Darrel Williams, Anthony Jennings and Leonard Fournette all had at least 40 yards rushing in the game. Fournette scored the first LSU touchdown on a one yard run following Magee's return of the opening kickoff.
Meanwhile, the LSU defense held the Wildcats to just 217 yards in the game and only 71 yards rushing. Kentucky was just 5-17 on third down, while LSU converted 7-13.
Jennings completed 7-14 passes for 120 yards and one touchdown and added 44 yards rushing on just seven carries.
LSU will entertain #3 Ole Miss at Tiger Stadium next Saturday night.