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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jake Fromm picked apart Florida's defense for the second straight year and No. 8 Georgia beat the sixth-ranked Gators 24-17 in the "World's Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party." Fromm completed 20 of 30 passes for 279 yards and two touchdowns, including a 52-yarder to an uncovered Lawrence Cager in the fourth quarter.

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Bo Nix passed for a career-high 340 yards and ran for a 1-yard touchdown and No. 11 Auburn held on for a 20-14 victory over Mississippi. The Tigers mostly dominated on the stat sheet but struggled to put the 19-point underdogs away after repeated stalled drives and three missed field goals.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Ryan Hilinski was 24-for-31 for 235 yards and Bryan Edwards caught a school record 14 passes as South Carolina beat Vanderbilt 24-7. With receiver Shi Smith out injured, Edwards shouldered the offensive load for the Gamecocks gaining a career best 139 yards. Vanderbilt lost starting quarterback Riley Neal to an injury after he led them to their only touchdown on the opening drive of the game.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Bryce Thompson tied a Tennessee single-game record by intercepting three passes as Tennessee capitalized on UAB mistakes to trounce the Blazers 30-7. Tennessee (4-5) has won three of its last four games to bounce back from a 1-4 start. The Volunteers snapped UAB's three-game win streak

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Kylin Hill ran for a career-high 234 yards of Mississippi State's 460 on the ground and added three touchdowns as the Bulldogs snapped a four-game losing streak and rolled over Arkansas, which hasn't won an SEC game in two calendar years, 54-24.

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Freshman Isaiah Spiller set season highs with 217 yards rushing and three touchdowns to lead Texas A&M to a 45-14 win over UTSA. The Aggies were up by 14 when a 50-yard touchdown run by Spiller made it 28-7 early in the third quarter. It was his second long scoring run of the game after a 60-yard touchdown run in the first quarter. Spiller padded the lead on an 8-yard run later in the third quarter on a drive where he had a 42-yard run.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee center Uros Plavsic must sit out the 2019-20 season after the NCAA refused to grant the Arizona State transfer a waiver that would have enabled him to play for the Volunteers immediately. Athletic director Phillip Fulmer says "we are extremely disappointed _ quite frankly, stunned _ in this outcome." The 7-foot redshirt freshman transferred to Tennessee after the 2018-19 season.

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