Florida Defeats Missouri 14-7 - Recap
|Florida Defeats Missouri 14-7 - Recap|
The Gators were Week 10 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Tigers by a score of 14-7 at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.
Florida won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 18.5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 41.5.
Jeff Driskel completed 12 of 23 pass attempts for 106 yards for the Gators in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Kendial Lawrence rushed for 34 yards for Missouri, while Marcus Murphy added 32 yards. James Franklin threw for 236 yards for the Tigers, while receivers Dorial Green-Beckham and Gahn McGaffie had 73 and 47 yards respectively.
Missouri outgained Florida 335-276 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-11 by the Tigers.
Florida lost the time of possession battle 33:57/26:03, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Florida looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Louisiana-Lafayette. Missouri will aim to get back on the winning track at Tennessee.