Kentucky is playing in their 5th straight bowl game under Coach Stoops.
Kentucky is on the board first with a field goal attempt by Matt Ruffolo which was good and the Cats go up 3-0 in the first quarter. Kentucky leads 3-0 after the first quarter. Chris Rodriguez with a 4 yard touchdown in the second quarter, followed by a PAT by Matt Ruffolo to give the Cats a 13-0 lead.
Kentucky leads NC State 13-0 at halftime.