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Mississippi running back Jerrion Ealy (9) follows his blockers as he rushes for an 8-yard touchdown during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Mississippi State, Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020, in Oxford, Miss. Mississippi won 31-24. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Corral, Ole Miss jump out early, beat Mississippi St. 31-24

Nov. 28, 2020 9:10 PM EST

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Matt Corral threw for two touchdowns as Ole Miss raced to a 14-0 first quarter lead and held off a late Mississippi State surge Saturday to defeat the Bulldogs 31-24 in the Egg Bowl rivalry. Ole Miss (4-4, 4-4 Southeastern Conference) snapped a two-game losing streak in the rivalry,...

Georgia quarterback JT Daniels looks for a play call from the sideline during the first half of the team's NCAA college football game against Mississippi State, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, in Athens, Ga. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

No. 13 Georgia, Daniels look to build on debut vs. Gamecocks

Nov. 27, 2020 1:21 PM EST

No. 13 Georgia (5-2, 5-2 SEC, No. 9 CFP) at South Carolina (2-6, 2-6), Saturday at 7:30 p.m. EST (SEC Network). Line: Georgia by 21 1/2. Series record: Georgia leads 51-19-2. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Georgia is trying to stay in range of a New Year’s Six bowl game if one-loss SEC teams ahead of it like...

Georgia linebacker Azeez Ojulari (13) celebrates with teammates after a sack during the second half of the team's NCAA college football game against Mississippi State, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, in Athens, Ga. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Georgia's Smart, SC's Bobo share roots, college, friendship

Nov. 27, 2020 11:08 AM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Georgia coach Kirby Smart has gone from matching up at South Carolina with one close friend in Will Muschamp to another in Mike Bobo. The three men were teammates at Georgia in the 1990s and have remained close throughout their college coaching careers. Smart had won three of four...

Mississippi State head coach Mike Leach, left, confers with quarterback Will Rogers (2), right, while assistants listen during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Vanderbilt in Starkville, Miss., Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Egg Bowl: It's Kiffin vs Leach in more than a passing fancy

Nov. 27, 2020 10:49 AM EST

Mike Leach and Lane Kiffin have brought sound bites and plenty of passing to Mississippi State and Mississippi, if not yet wins. But the two outspoken new Southeastern Conference coaches with impressive offensive pedigrees finally get to match wits — and talent — in Saturday's Egg Bowl, which was...

Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith (6) makes a catch against Kentucky defensive back Brandin Echols (26) during an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (Mickey Welsh/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP)

College football picks: Football feast missing some dishes

Nov. 25, 2020 11:24 AM EST

The Thanksgiving weekend football feast will be missing a few of the dishes that have become mainstays. Schedules altered and seasons delayed by the pandemic have taken off the table a bunch of rivalry games that have become a staple of the last weekend in November, including Michigan-Ohio State and all those...

Georgia quarterback JT Daniels looks for a play call from the sideline during the first half of the team's NCAA college football game against Mississippi State, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, in Athens, Ga. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Georgia finally has its QB, likely too late to salvage 2020

Nov. 23, 2020 5:33 PM EST

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia finally has its quarterback, though it's probably too late to salvage the Bulldogs' lofty goals for this season. Too bad JT Daniels didn't get his shot a bit sooner. The transfer from Southern Cal took his first snaps in the red and black last weekend, throwing for 401 yards and...

Georgia quarterback JT Daniels looks for a play call from the sideline during the first half of the team's NCAA college football game against Mississippi State, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, in Athens, Ga. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

What a debut! Daniels' 401 yards, 4 TDs leads No. 13 Georgia

Nov. 22, 2020 12:19 AM EST

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — After waiting almost 15 months for this moment, JT Daniels took a knee and soaked up the cheers from the socially distanced crowd. There were only about 20,000 fans at Sanford Stadium, but it sounded more like the usual 92,000. “JT! JT! JT!” they chanted over and over...

FILE - In this Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, file photo, Georgia head coach Kirby Smart pauses during timeout against Florida during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Jacksonville, Fla. Georgia  plays at Sanford Stadium for the first time in six weeks when it hosts Mississippi State Saturday night. Since its last home game, a 44-21 victory over Tennessee on Oct. 10, Georgia has taken double-digit losses to SEC powerhouses Alabama and Florida. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)

No. 13 Georgia hosts Mississippi St with something to prove

Nov. 19, 2020 2:45 PM EST

Mississippi State (2-4, 2-4 SEC) at No. 13 Georgia (4-2, 4-2), Saturday at 7:30 p.m. EST (SEC Network). Line: Georgia by 25. Series record: Georgia leads 18-6. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Pride, mainly. Georgia still has an outside shot at reaching the Southeastern Conference championship game, but would need to win...

FILE - In this Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, file photo, Georgia head coach Kirby Smart pauses during timeout against Florida during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Jacksonville, Fla. Georgia  plays at Sanford Stadium for the first time in six weeks when it hosts Mississippi State Saturday night. Since its last home game, a 44-21 victory over Tennessee on Oct. 10, Georgia has taken double-digit losses to SEC powerhouses Alabama and Florida. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)

No. 13 Georgia no longer controls fate, hosts Mississippi St

Nov. 19, 2020 12:56 PM EST

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — The Georgia Bulldogs are back at home, eager to prove they're still one of the best teams in the nation. But these are strange times between the hedges. For the first time since 2016, the No. 13 Bulldogs are no longer in control of their own fate. Two Southeastern Conference losses took...

Kentucky head coach Mark Stoops walks on the field during the first half before an NCAA college football game against Georgia, Oct. 31, 2020, in Lexington, Ky. (AP Photo/Bryan Woolston)

Kentucky, Vanderbilt look to turn things around in SEC clash

Nov. 12, 2020 1:10 PM EST

Kentucky welcomed its bye week after six grueling games, a stretch during which the Wildcats experienced more valleys than peaks. Now the rested Wildcats (2-4 Southeastern Conference) seek to bounce back from a two-game skid Saturday against winless Vanderbilt (0-5). Kentucky has won six of seven against the...