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Gators Can't Secure Win Against Gamecocks

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The same mistakes that cost Florida games in October came back to hurt the Gators on Saturday. Penalties and fumbles at the wrong time allowed South Carolina to secure a 17-12 win over Florida. The Gamecocks ran at will for 215 yards over the Florida defense while only combining to throw the ball 13 times.

"We've had three games where we had our opportunities," Florida head coach Will Muschamp said. "It comes back to turnovers and critical errors. We've got to execute in situations, and that comes back on me. We've got to do a better job in those critical downs." The frustrating part for Florida is that it has become a theme. In the team's last four games, the Gators have had a chance to win the...

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