Noon kickoff for Florida at Vanderbilt game Oct. 13


Florida’s SEC football game at Vanderbilt on Oct. 13 will have a noon ET kickoff and carried on ESPN or the SEC Network. The network will be announced after this Saturday’s games.

The weekly SEC Network triple-header will feature Tennessee at Auburn or Florida at Vanderbilt in the first game of the day, Texas A&M at South Carolina in the afternoon window and Ole Miss at Arkansas in a game to be played in Little Rock in primetime.

SEC Television Schedule for Oct. 13, All Times Eastern

  • Tennessee at Auburn, Noon on ESPN or SEC Network*
  • Florida at Vanderbilt, Noon on ESPN or SEC Network*
  • Georgia at LSU, 3:30 p.m. on CBS
  • Texas A&M at South Carolina, 3:30 p.m. on SEC Network
  • Missouri at Alabama, 7 p.m. on ESPN
  • Ole Miss at Arkansas (Little Rock), 7:30 p.m. on SEC Network

*Network to be announced after games of October 6

Also Monday, UF junior defensive lineman Jachai Polite and freshman kicker Evan McPherson were included in the SEC Player of the Week selections, as the league announced.

Polite, named SEC Defensive Lineman of the Week, entered the season with two career sacks.  He recorded his first multi-sack game of his career and boasts a team-high four sacks this year. He also added three tackles and a pass breakup. He was part of a defensive line that sacked Mississippi State’s Nick Fitzgerald six times and held the Bulldogs to 202 total offensive yards.  The Gators have recorded at least five sacks for the second time in their last three games.

McPherson was named SEC Freshman of the Week after he has made 8 of his first 9 collegiate field goal attempts, adding a 39-yarder and 21-yarder against Mississippi State.  He also handled all kickoff responsibilities with four kickoffs for 250 yards.  He recorded one touchback and averaged 62.5 yards per kick.

The Gators return to Gainesville for a 3:30 p.m. kickoff (CBS) on Saturday against LSU.

The list of SEC Players of the Week selections for Week 5:

OFFENSE: Joe Burrow, QB, LSU
DEFENSE: Josh Allen, LB, Kentucky
SPECIAL TEAMS: Braden Mann, P, Texas A&M
OFFENSIVE LINE: George Asafo-Adjei, OT, Kentucky


  1. I’m looking to buy tickets to the vanderbuilt game but have never been to an away game before.. Are there certain rows in which I should buy my tickets for, or just sit anywhere? I’m looking on stubhub.. Thanks