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All-America Watch: Florida’s Pitts one of nation’s top TEs

Nov. 19, 2019 3:08 PM EST

It was midway through the third quarter last Saturday, and Missouri had just cut Florida’s lead to 13-6, when Gators quarterback Kyle Trask dropped back and saw Kyle Pitts down the right sideline. Trask heaved the ball and Pitts, the big and rangy tight end, grabbed it along with Tigers safety Khalil...

Trask, stingy defense lead Florida over Missouri, 23-6

Nov. 16, 2019 5:54 PM EST

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Nothing about Kyle Trask’s path to becoming Florida’s starting quarterback was easy. Something as trivial as a sluggish first half doesn’t rattle him. Trask threw two touchdown passes in the third quarter to help No. 11 Florida shake free of Missouri 23-6 on...

No. 11 Gators head to Mizzou hoping for another turnaround

Nov. 15, 2019 3:01 AM EST

It was only a year ago that Dan Mullen was asked about the state of his Florida program after he watched his team get humiliated by Missouri in the Swamp. His response already has become the stuff of legend. “They keep score. Someone wins and someone loses,” Mullen said, passion rising in his voice....

No. 11 UF heads to struggling Mizzou with SEC hopes alive

Nov. 14, 2019 3:46 PM EST

No. 11 Florida (8-2, 5-2 SEC, No. 11 CFP) at Missouri (5-4, 2-3), Saturday at 12 p.m. EST (CBS). Line: Florida by 7. Series record: Missouri leads 5-3. WHAT'S AT STAKE? Florida trails Georgia by a half-game in the SEC East and the Bulldogs hold the tiebreaker. So, the Gators need to beat the Tigers just to keep...

No. 11 Florida looks for different outcome against Missouri

Nov. 12, 2019 2:29 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida linebacker David Reese insists things will be different against Missouri this week. He believes his team's preparation, focus, effort and intensity will change — along with the outcome. It's imperative if the Gators are going to make it to a New Year's Six bowl. No....

Florida, Arizona State schedule football series for '28, '31

Nov. 12, 2019 2:06 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida and Arizona State have agreed to play a home-and-home series beginning in 2028. The school announced the deal Tuesday. The Gators will make the trip to Tempe, Arizona, in 2028, and the Sun Devils will travel to Gainesville three years later. It's the latest step in both...

Trask's career day lifts No. 10 Florida over Vandy, 56-0

Nov. 9, 2019 5:14 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Trask didn't really know what to call his first touchdown pass of the day. He thought about it for a few seconds before settling on "kind of a free throw shot." If so, his last two scores were breakaways dunks. Trask threw for a career-high 363 yards and three touchdowns...

No. 10 Florida hosts Vanderbilt, hopes to regroup from loss

Nov. 8, 2019 12:16 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida tight end Lucas Krull insists practice was different this week, more intense, chippy at times and definitely edgier than usual. Krull and the 10th-ranked Gators embraced it, too. "We're angry," Krull said. "It's something that's going to translate to a great finish."...

Mason: Deuce Wallace will start for Vandy at No. 10 Florida

Nov. 7, 2019 5:12 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt coach Derek Mason says quarterback Deuce Wallace will start Saturday at quarterback when the Commodores visit No. 10 Florida. Mason said Thursday on WGFX-FM 104.5 The Zone that Wallace will get his first career start, while redshirt freshman Allan Walters will back up...

No. 6 Georgia faces Missouri in another key SEC East game

Nov. 7, 2019 3:04 PM EST

Missouri (5-3, 2-2 SEC) at No. 6 Georgia (7-1, 4-1, No. 6 CFP), Saturday at 7 p.m. EST (ESPN). Line: Georgia by 16. Series record: Georgia leads 7-1 with five straight wins. WHAT'S AT STAKE? Georgia is playing to protect its lead in the SEC East and its hopes of landing a spot in the College Football Playoff. The...