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LSU, Ohio State, Clemson, Georgia remain atop CFP rankings

Nov. 19, 2019 9:04 PM EST

The College Football Playoff rankings were unchanged at the top this week, with LSU first followed by Ohio State, Clemson and Georgia. The selection committee’s third weekly rankings had little movement in the top 10, with Alabama fifth followed by Oregon, Utah, Penn State, Oklahoma and Minnesota. The...

Cal’s Davis, UGA’s Blankenship among Burlsworth finalists

Nov. 19, 2019 1:28 PM EST

California defensive back Ashtyn Davis, Georgia kicker Rodrigo Blankenship and Michigan State defensive end Kenny Willekes are finalists for the Burlsworth Trophy, which honors the top college football player who began his career as a walk-on. Davis is one of the top safeties in the country, ranking third on Cal...

Despite ugly loss, Georgia has another clear path to playoff

Nov. 18, 2019 6:16 PM EST

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Kirby Smart held up his cellphone. His players all have one, too. They can keep up with the chatter like everyone else. “These kids live and die by these things, man,” Georgia’s coach said Monday, shrugging his shoulders. Yep, his players are fully aware. Despite the...

Smart apologizes for using expletive after win over Auburn

Nov. 18, 2019 2:59 PM EST

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia coach Kirby Smart apologized Monday for using an expletive after his team’s victory over Auburn, which sent the No. 4 Bulldogs to the Southeastern Conference championship game for the third year in a row. Smart began his weekly news conference by saying he was disappointed...

AP Top 25: Georgia edges past Alabama to No. 4; OU up to 8

Nov. 17, 2019 2:06 PM EST

Georgia edged past Alabama to No. 4 in The Associated Press college football poll after the Bulldogs had a quality road victory and the Crimson Tide lost star quarterback Tua Tagovailoa for the season. LSU remained No. 1 in the AP Top 25 presented by Regions Bank, receiving 54 first-places votes. No. 2 Ohio State...

Photographer hit in Georgia-Auburn game out of hospital

Nov. 17, 2019 12:58 AM EST

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — A photographer who was treated at a hospital after she was hit on the sideline of the Georgia-Auburn game Saturday and carted off the field is out of the hospital. A Georgia statement said Chamberlain Smith was sent to East Alabama Medical Center in nearby Opelika. The school...

No. 5 Georgia holds on, beats No. 13 Auburn 21-14

Nov. 16, 2019 9:00 PM EST

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Georgia’s defense entered the fourth quarter vying for another shutout. The fifth-ranked Bulldogs ended it with two big stops — and another division title. In between, things got interesting. Jake Fromm passed for three touchdowns and Georgia’s defense delivered in...

Georgia-Auburn set for ‘old-fashioned SEC football’ matchup

Nov. 15, 2019 10:16 AM EST

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Georgia and Auburn are appropriately old-school for one of the Deep South’s oldest rivalry. They run far more frequently than they throw, have terrific defenses and are especially adept at clamping down on opponents’ ground games. The vintage formula has worked quite well...

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. 5 Georgia visits 13th-ranked Auburn

Nov. 14, 2019 3:00 PM EST

No. 5 Georgia (8-1, 5-1, No. 4 CFP) at No. 13 Auburn (7-2, 5-2, No. 13), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EST (CBS). Line: Georgia by 2 1/2. Series record: Georgia leads 59-56-8. WHAT'S AT STAKE? Georgia would clinch a third consecutive Eastern Division title with a win and remain in control of its playoff destiny. The...