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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...

College Football Picks: Auburn at center of all down stretch

Nov. 13, 2019 3:33 PM EST

Over the next three weeks, Auburn will be in the middle of the action even though the Tigers are outside the playoff race. No. 13 Auburn plays two top-five playoff contenders in No. 5 Georgia (No. 4 CFP) and No. 4 Alabama (No. 5 CFP) at home in November, and depending upon how the Tigers do their coach may or may...

No. 6 Georgia rides tough defense to 27-0 win over Missouri

Nov. 10, 2019 12:19 AM EST

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia's defense didn't settle for just beating Missouri. The Bulldogs added to their growing collection of shutouts with a late goal-line stand. Jake Fromm threw two touchdown passes to George Pickens and No. 6 Georgia posted its third shutout, dominating a Missouri offense missing two...

Missouri, No. 6 Georgia bring strong defenses into key game

Nov. 8, 2019 10:15 AM EST

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — When Southeastern Conference coaches gather and Georgia's Kirby Smart wants to talk defense, he looks for Missouri's Barry Odom. Smart sees Odom as a like-minded coach. Both were defensive coordinators before being hired to take over programs at their alma maters. One more similarity:...

College Football Picks: Monster matchups to shake CFP race

Nov. 6, 2019 4:04 PM EST

The starting positions have been set for the College Football Playoff race. They will get an immediate makeover this weekend. For the first time in college football history, there will be two games matching teams that are at least 8-0 on the same day, according to ESPN researchers. Top-ranked LSU visits Alabama...

Bowden, Kentucky have no trouble in rain, beat Missouri 29-7

Oct. 27, 2019 12:29 AM EDT

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Lynn Bowden Jr. is hard to stop on a dry turf. He proved to be even harder to slow down in a steady downpour. The Kentucky junior converted quarterback rushed for 204 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Wildcats to a 29-7 win over Missouri Saturday night. "What can you say about...

Missouri, Kentucky look to bounce back from SEC road losses

Oct. 25, 2019 11:52 AM EDT

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky coach Mark Stoops should expect a hard-fought game against Missouri based on the teams' recent history. The Wildcats (3-4, 1-4 Southeastern Conference) have won the last four meetings against the Tigers (5-2, 2-1), with the past two decided by six points or less. That...

Big Ten coaches find 4-game redshirt rule a mixed blessing

Oct. 24, 2019 2:53 PM EDT

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Gone are the days when the final word on a redshirt designation comes solely from the head football coach. A new trend has gripped the sport, one in which the athletes are much more inclined to decide whether it's worth cutting short a season to preserve a year of eligibility. The...

Vaughn scores twice, Vandy upsets No. 22 Missouri 21-14

Oct. 19, 2019 8:52 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Derek Mason wants it known he's the best coach for the Vanderbilt Commodores. Riley Neal came off the bench and threw a 21-yard touchdown to Cam Johnson with 8:57 left, and Vanderbilt upset No. 22 Missouri 21-14 on Saturday with a stifling defensive performance. Ke'Shawn Vaughn ran...