The Florida Gators have an opportunity to keep pace in the SEC East when they host the LSU Tigers on Saturday afternoon. The Gators enter this game undefeated in the conference, coming off a 38-0 victory over the Kentucky Wildcats. In that game, quarterback Jeff Driskel completed 18-of-27 passes for 203 yards a touchdown and an interception.
The Tigers on the other hand are coming off a 38-22 victory over the Towson Tigers of the FCS. In that game, quarterback Zach Mettenberger completed 15-of-26 passes for 238 yards and two touchdowns while the team ran for 158 yards and three touchdowns. Russell Shepard and Michael Ford led the attack, rushing for more than 150 yards on 12 combined carries and two touchdowns.
The game will be nationally televised on CBS as their SEC Game of the Week.
Date/Time: Saturday, Oct. 6, 3:30 p.m.
Location: Ben Hill Grifffin Stadium, Gainesville, Fla.
TV/Radio: CBS, Check GatorZone.com for local radio listings.