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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. 5 Georgia visits No. 13 Auburn to highlight SEC slate

Nov. 14, 2019 4:02 AM EST

Here are some things to watch during the 12th week of the Southeastern Conference football season. GAME OF THE WEEK No. 5 Georgia (8-1, 5-1 SEC, No. 4 College Football Playoff) at No. 13 Auburn (7-2, 4-2, No. 12 CFP): Georgia probably must win this game to keep its playoff hopes alive. The Bulldogs have won three...

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. 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....

Junkyard Dawgs: No. 5 Georgia's stellar D a team effort

Nov. 11, 2019 6:04 PM EST

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Kirby Smart has coached some stellar defenses. This might be one of his best. Never mind the lack of star power. "They've got some of those same traits as the good defenses I've been able to be around," the Georgia coach said Monday. "But this group probably doesn't have that star, elite...

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:...

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...