Rodriguez’s 2 TD runs push No. 22 Kentucky past Miss. State


              Kentucky linebacker DeAndre Square (5) celebrates with teammates after intercepting a Mississippi State pass during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
            
              Mississippi State wide receiver Austin Williams (85) falls into the end zone for a touchdown while being guarded by Kentucky defensive back Tyrell Ajian (6) during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
            
              Kentucky running back Chris Rodriguez Jr. celebrates scoring a touchdown against Mississippi State during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
            
              Kentucky running back Chris Rodriguez Jr. (24) is tackled into the end zone for a touchdown by Mississippi State defensive end Jordan Davis during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
            
              Kentucky linebacker DeAndre Square (5) celebrates with teammates after intercepting a Mississippi State pass during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
            
              Mississippi State wide receiver Austin Williams (85) falls into the end zone for a touchdown while being guarded by Kentucky defensive back Tyrell Ajian (6) during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
            
              Kentucky running back Chris Rodriguez Jr. celebrates scoring a touchdown against Mississippi State during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
            
              Kentucky running back Chris Rodriguez Jr. (24) is tackled into the end zone for a touchdown by Mississippi State defensive end Jordan Davis during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
            
              Mississippi State linebacker Nathaniel Watson (14) brings down Kentucky running back Chris Rodriguez Jr. (24) during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
            
              Mississippi State cornerback Emmanuel Forbes celebrates after a fumble by Kentucky during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
            
              Mississippi State safety Collin Duncan (19) forces a fumble by Kentucky wide receiver Rahsaan Lewis (19) during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
            
              Mississippi State linebacker Nathaniel Watson (14) brings down Kentucky running back Kavosiey Smoke (0) during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
            
              Kentucky defensive back Carrington Valentine, right, sacks Mississippi State quarterback Will Rogers (2) during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
            
              Kentucky head coach Mark Stoops calls out to an official during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Mississippi State in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
            
              Mississippi State head coach Mike Leach looks up at the scoreboard during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Kentucky in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
            
              Kentucky wide receiver Dane Key, right, makes a diving catch while being chased down by Mississippi State cornerback Emmanuel Forbes (13) during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
            
              Mississippi State quarterback Will Rogers looks for an open receiver during the first half an NCAA college football game against Kentucky in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
            
              Kentucky quarterback Will Levis (7) celebrates after converting on fourth down against Mississippi State during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
            
              Kentucky quarterback Will Levis (7) asks for a play call from his coaches during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Mississippi State in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)
Rodriguez’s 2 TD runs push No. 22 Kentucky past Miss. State