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Live updates from Kentucky-South Carolina football in Columbia

A pair of teams both 0-2 in the SEC go face-to-face when Kentucky takes on South Carolina on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at Williams-Brice Stadium. UK is 2-2 overall. USC is 1-3. The SEC Network has the telecast.

Mark Stoops’ Wildcats have won five straight over the Gamecocks, including their last two trips to Columbia. The Cats triumphed 26-22 in 2015 and 23-13 in 2017. Stoops has a 3-2 record against South Carolina Coach Will Muschamp, including an 0-2 mark when Muschamp was at Florida. Stoops is 3-0 vs. South Carolina with Muschamp as coach.

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John Clay is a sports columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader. A native of Central Kentucky, he covered UK football from 1987 until being named sports columnist in 2000. He has covered 20 Final Fours and 37 consecutive Kentucky Derbys.
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