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FIRST QUARTER: Florida 14, Kentucky 7

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The long ball is back.
     Florida quarterback Tim Tebow connected with Louis Murphy with 11 seconds left in the first quarter for a 66-yard touchdown play. Murphy ran past a pair of Kentucky defenders and caught Tebow's heave in stride. Kicker Joey Ijjas gave Florida a 14-7 lead with an extra point.
     The touchdown was Tebow's second of the quarter. The Gators tied the score at 7-all after Tebow connected with Cornelius Ingram for a 10-yard play with 4:41 left in the quarter. Tebow completed all five of his pass attempts on the drive and also rushed for 25 yards.
     Kentucky took a 7-0 lead when 'Cats quarterback Andre' Woodson found Dicky Lyons Jr. for a 33-yard touchdown. Lyons Jr. burned Florida cornerback Jacques Rickerson on the play.


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