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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...

Missouri out to stop Ole Miss ground game in SEC matchup

Oct. 11, 2019 3:01 AM EDT

Ole Miss coach Matt Luke has watched every game Missouri has played this season, and he was no doubt excited by the way Wyoming ran wild against the Tigers in their season opener. It should have portended good things for the Rebels' own vaunted rushing attack. But the more Luke looked at the video, the more he...

No. 7 Florida looks to hand another SEC West team 1st loss

Oct. 10, 2019 4:01 AM EDT

Here are some things to watch during the seventh week of the Southeastern Conference football season. GAME OF THE WEEK No. 7 Florida (6-0, 3-0 SEC) at No. 5 LSU (5-0, 1-0): One week after handing Auburn its first loss of the season, Florida goes on the road to face a second straight unbeaten SEC West opponent....

Quarterbacks at Florida, LSU off to impressive starts

Oct. 9, 2019 3:04 PM EDT

Florida and LSU appear poised to mount serious challenges in their respective Southeastern Conference divisions and two of the nation's best offenses reside in the SEC West. The stage is set for upcoming showdowns, a heated chase to the championship game and perhaps even a shootout or two in the SEC. No. 1...

Plumlee helps lead revitalized Ole Miss rushing attack

Oct. 8, 2019 6:30 PM EDT

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi is beginning to settle into a run-oriented offensive identity led by true freshman quarterback John Rhys Plumlee. Plumlee rushed for 165 yards to lead a 413-yard rushing attack last week in a 31-6 rout of Vanderbilt. With Plumlee filling in for starter Matt Corral, who has...

Missouri QB Bryant injured in 42-10 rout of Troy

Oct. 5, 2019 9:31 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The only drama in the second half of Missouri's 42-10 victory over Troy on Saturday revolved around a player who was in the locker room. Senior quarterback Kelly Bryant was knocked out of the game late in the first half with an apparent knee injury, and the Tigers' dreams of contending...

Troy heads to Missouri with another upset in mind

Oct. 4, 2019 3:01 AM EDT

Among the many reasons former Troy coach Neal Brown earned the job at West Virginia was his success against programs from Power Five conferences, including a win at Nebraska last season. It’s hardly the only time the Trojans have tussled with a big-name school, too. There was the upset win at No. 25 LSU...

Studious Garrett helps Missouri rout South Carolina

Sep. 21, 2019 10:09 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — As Missouri senior linebacker Cale Garrett prepared to answer reporters' questions after a 34-14 victory over South Carolina on Saturday, he reached for the remote control clicker on the table in front of him in the Tigers' meeting room. For a football film buff, it's a habit....

Missouri uses opportunistic defense to beat South Carolina

Sep. 21, 2019 9:02 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri's defense scored the easy way and the hard way as the Tigers beat South Carolina 34-14 on Saturday. Linebacker Cale Garrett recovered a fumble in the end zone for a touchdown and safety Ronnell Perkins returned an interception 100 yards for another score for the Tigers (3-1,...

Missouri uses opportunistic defense to beat South Carolina

Sep. 21, 2019 7:54 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri's defense scored the easy way and the hard way as the Tigers beat South Carolina 34-14 on Saturday. Linebacker Cale Garrett recovered a fumble in the end zone for a touchdown and safety Ronnell Perkins returned an interception 100 yards for another score for the Tigers (3-1,...