No. 19 South Carolina at Florida


Published: Thursday, June 28, 2012 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 6:12 p.m.

Gatorsports.com counts down the top 25 games in the SEC for the 2012 season.

NO. 19 SOUTH CAROLINA AT FLORIDA

When: Oct. 20

Where: Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, Gainesville

Why it's No. 19: The game has moved up on the schedule and that takes a bit of the edge off it, and the whole Steve Spurrier thing has been played out. But these are still two of the three teams most believe have a shot at winning the East.

Series history: South Carolina has won only six of the 32 games played by the two teams, but three have come under Spurrier, including the last two in a row. Spurrier likes to tell people he went 0-4 against Tebow and 3-0 against the other Gator quarterbacks.

Rivalry on a scale of 1-100: 82. It’s still an intense rivalry and the fact that South Carolina has won two straight makes it huge for Will Muschamp.

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