The Florida Gators recent struggles have taken their toll on the university, and school officials have apparently had enough.
This may have been the final game in the Swamp for South Carolina’s Steve Spurrier and Florida’s Will Muschamp.
Dylan Thompson scored on a 4-yard keeper in overtime, giving South Carolina a 23-20 victory over Florida on Saturday.
Dorian Finney-Smith scored 15 points, Michael Frazier II added 12 and No. 7 Florida opened the season with a 68-45 victory over William & Mary on Friday night.
Florida coach Will Muschamp is taking a few extra chances these days. And it’s working.
The roller coaster season in Gainesville has taken another sharp turn.
Kelvin Taylor ran for a touchdown and Treon Harris threw for 215 yards and ran for two scores himself as the Florida Gators beat Vanderbilt 34-10 on Saturday night for their second straight win.
Sticking to the ground sure helped the Florida Gators cut back their mistakes.
Matt Jones and Kelvin Taylor combined for 389 yards rushing and four touchdowns and Florida upset ninth-ranked Georgia 38-20 Saturday, ending a three-game losing streak in the series and quite possibly saving coach Will Muschamp’s job.
It was only a matter of time before Florida Georgia Line played the tailgate party of the big Florida-Georgia college football game. That time has finally come.