Recap - Gators Defeat Florida State 37-26
|Recap - Gators Defeat Florida State 37-26|
Mike Gillislee ran for 140 yards as Florida handled Florida State by a score of 37-26 on Saturday at Doak Campbell Stadium.
Florida was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 40.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jeff Driskel completed 15 of 23 pass attempts for 147 yards for the Gators in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
EJ Manuel rushed for 54 yards for Florida State, while Devonta Freeman added 37 yards. EJ Manuel threw for 182 yards for the Seminoles, while receivers Rashad Greene and Kenny Shaw had 65 and 58 yards respectively.
Florida State was outgained by Florida 394-300 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-20 by the Gators.
The time of possession battle favored Florida as their offense was on the field for 36:20, longer than the 23:40 of their opponents.