Nix, No. 8 Auburn pull away from No. 23 Kentucky, 29-13
Nix threw for 233 yards and three second-half touchdowns, including a pair to Williams, and No. 8 Auburn scored twice in the fourth quarter to pull away from No. 23 Kentucky for a 29-13 victory Saturday in the season opener. “Bo made a couple of really good throws for touchdowns,” Auburn coach Gus Malzahn said. Auburn: Has to get better on third-down defense, giving up eight first downs on 10 Wildcats attempts in the first half.
PHOTOS: Texas A&M Aggies vs Auburn Tigers
COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS - SEPTEMBER 21: Quartney Davis #1 of the Texas A&M Aggies scores on a 24-yard pass in the fourth quarter as he beats Roger McCreary #23 of the Auburn Tigers to the goal-line at Kyle Field on September 21, 2019 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)Hide Caption