Florida at No. 11 South Carolina, 7, ESPN2, 620-AM
With the final road trip of the season, Florida (4-5, 3-4 SEC) will try to end a four-game losing streak against a South Carolina team still very much in the SEC East title race and looking to avenge a 33-point loss to the Gators last season. South Carolina (7-2, 5-2), coming off an open week, has won a Division I-A-leading 15 consecutive games at home, its longest win streak since joining the conference and one shy of a school record.
Watch out for … Florida QB Tyler Murphy (top right) didn't practice all week because of shoulder injury and is expected to be a game-time decision. Without him, Florida faces DE Jadeveon Clowney (bottom right) and the SEC's No. 5 passing defense using a redshirt freshman quarterback, Skyler Mornhinweg, who has never played in a collegiate game. Then there's South Carolina's Mike Davis to contend with. The SEC's leading rusher is averaging 117.6 yards per game; the UF defense has given up a combined 487 yards on the ground in their past three games. Florida still has the conference's No. 1 defense, which will be tested against a Gamecocks offense averaging 456 yards per game.
Antonya English, Times staff writer