Richt, Bulldogs Earn Big Win over Florida, 24-20

Oct. 29, 2011



Richt, Bulldogs Earn Big Win over Florida, 24-20

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The 22nd-ranked Georgia Bulldogs used a second half comeback to defeat the Florida Gators 24-20 in front of a boisterous crowd of 84,524 fans and nationally televised audience. With the win, Georgia improves to 6-2 on the year and 5-1 in the Southeastern Conference. Florida dropped its fourth-straight game to fall to 4-4 overall, including a 2-4 mark in SEC play.

Quarterback Aaron Murray finished with 169 yards and two touchdowns on 15-of-34 passing. Tavarres King led the Bulldogs through the air with three catches for 44 yards and a touchdown. Michael Bennett also recorded a touchdown. Isaiah Crowell finished with 81 yards on 18 carries to lead the team on the ground. Richard Samuel finished with 58 yards on 17 carries a touchdown.

169 2Aaron MurrayPASS John Brantley 1 245
80 0Isaiah CrowellRUSH Chris Rainey 0 26
44 1Tavarres KingREC Jeff Demps 1 72

Georgia (5-2, 4-1) Florida (4-3, 2-3)
231st Downs 11
7-193rd Down Efficiency 2-13
354Total Yards 226
15-34-169Passing 12-33-245
49-185Rusing 22-(-19)
4-22Penalties 14-101
1Turnovers 2
37:40Possession 22:20

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