The SEC fined and reprimanded Florida coach Dan Mullen for his role in an on-field brawl with Missouri on Saturday. It was their earliest meeting since the very first game in the series was played in February 1892. After rushing for 41 yards on five carries, Georgia running back James Cook left the game in the second quarter with an injured right shoulder. Auburn welcomes Arkansas (1-1) to Jordan-Hare Stadium next Saturday. Georgia hosts its second straight ranked opponent when No. 8 Auburn pull away from No. 96-J.Podlesny 25 yards Field Goal is Good. 23 Kentucky for a 29-13 victory Saturday in the season opener. Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly and his players understand the magnitude of facing No. 1-G.Pickens runs 21 yards for a touchdown. A safety from each team was ejected because of targeting. 2 Alabama. ''They played about as good as they could play, and we played about the worst we could play, and it showed on the field,'' Nix said. Auburn was held to a pair of field goals. Nix, No. The Razorbacks will be coming off a 21-14 upset of No. We got outcoached.''. When he got an opportunity, he took advantage of it.''. The Mailman is rapidly becoming one of college football's feel-good stories of 2020, though Smart won't hesitate to turn to Mathis or Daniels if the offense bogs down. Kearis Jackson was Bennett's favorite receiver, hauling in nine catches for 147 yards. The official box score of Football vs Arkansas on 10/10/2020. ''Stetson has got to get better. His work can be found at https://apnews.com/search/paulnewberry, More AP college football: https://apnews.com/Collegefootball and https://twitter.com/AP-Top25. Nix's run of 251 consecutive passes without an interception was snapped with a third-quarter pick by Mark Webb, ending the second-longest active streak in college football behind Clemson's Trevor Lawrence. ''He came to me and asked where he was and why he was not getting more snaps,'' coach Kirby Smart said. 23 Kentucky, 29-13. Auburn's Smoke Monday was tossed for a hit on Jackson in the first quarter. ''We really got whipped in all three phases. ''It's so easy to play football,'' he said, ''when the defense plays as well as they did, when you run the ball as well as we did, and the guys on the outside are making plays like they did,.''. 6-keys: media/spln/collegefootball/reg/free/gamecenter. The offense simply never got going behind Bo Nix, who completed just 21 of 40 passes for 177 yards. Georgia rushed for 202 yards. ''That's why I came here in the first place.''. 4 Georgia romped past No. The Mailman is rapidly becoming one of college football's feel-good stories of 2020, though Smart won't hesitate to turn to Mathis or Daniels if the offense bogs down. He just kept working and working and working. Stetson Bennett threw for 240 yards and a touchdown, solidifying his hold on the quarterback job as No. Bo Nix threw for 233 yards and three second-half touchdowns, including a pair to Seth Williams, and No. Kavosiey Smoke 35 Yd Run (Matt Ruffolo Kick), D.J. Copyright 2020 STATS LLC and Associated Press. CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. Commissioner.com is a registered trademark of CBS Interactive Inc. site: media | arena: collegefootball | pageType: scoring | ''Stetson has got to get better. White led the way with 88 yards on 19 carries. We've got to get better,'' Smart said. Even when Newman opted out of the season, Bennett was left to take snaps with the third team. Jamie Newman and JT Daniels were transfers who had started at other schools. Ed Orgeron said LSU's primary focus is on self-improvement ahead of their game against No. After Mathis struggled in the season opener at Arkansas, and with Daniels still not cleared to play after undergoing major knee surgery, Bennett came on to throw a pair of TD passed that sparked the Bulldogs to a 37-10 victory. So, who's your No. Postal Service cap in an effort to get noticed, Bennett was never viewed as a starting candidate for the Bulldogs. The opportunity may have been a long time coming, but Bennett sure took advantage of it before a socially distanced crowd of 20,524 at Sanford Stadium. Coach Lane Kiffin, who was visibly shaken, said Thomas wasn't moving in the immediate aftermath of the injury. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and Associated Press is strictly prohibited. Georgia star Richard LeCounte got the boot in the second period for a helmet-to-helmet collision with Auburn receiver Shedrick Jackson. ''They won the line of scrimmage,'' Malzahn said. ATHENS, Ga. (AP) The Mailman delivered for Georgia in his first college start, teaming with a dominant defense to lead the Bulldogs to an eye-opening victory in the first Top 10 matchup of the college football season. Nix does it all with his arm ... and his leg, Auburn stuffs the fake punt, then scores the TD, Williams leads Auburn past tough UK squad, Auburn's Williams goes over the defender for the TD catch, Wilson ropes pass to Hayes for the Kentucky TD. ''We just got beat.''. Bennett didn't make any major mistakes while completing an efficient 17 of 28 passes, including a 21-yard touchdown to George Pickens. ''But he's not one of those kids who thinks he's arrived. No matter the time of year, Georgia kept the upper hand with a fourth straight victory over Auburn. 26-A.Carlson 20 yards Field Goal is Good. Bo Nix threw for 233 yards and three second-half touchdowns, including a pair to Seth Williams, and No. 26-A.Carlson 45 yards Field Goal is Good. RECEIVING—Auburn, Stove 7-60, Schwartz 6-59, S.Williams 4-74, Capers 3-40, D.Williams 2-26, S.Jackson 1-9, Deal 1-4. Let us know in the Capital One Fan Vote. Follow Paul Newberry on Twitter at www.twitter.com/pnewberry1963. Georgia: Smart was willing to play multiple quarterbacks against Auburn, but it wasn't necessary with Bennett's performance. 8 Auburn scored twice in the fourth quarter to pull away from No. ''Pretty cool'' was the way Bennett described it. Even with a catchy nickname, which he picked up during his high school days after he wore a U.S. All Rights Reserved. ''But he didn't cry about it, he didn't leave or transfer, he didn't have his parents call. A single vote separated Clemson and Alabama at the top of this week's AP poll. The Bulldogs have won 13 of the last 16 meetings. The Bulldogs (2-0) buried Auburn (1-1) with a 24-0 blitz in the first half, getting a pair of 1-yard TD runs from Zamir White to extend their domination of the Deep South's oldest rivalry. Ole Miss coach Lane Kiffin reports that his tight end DaMarcus Thomas has been airlifted to the hospital after suffering a serious injury during the team's practice. Redshirt freshman D'Wan Mathis was viewed as a talented prospect. 1 Clemson on Saturday, but the game takes on different meaning with the Fighting Irish playing as an ACC member this season. The teams had traditionally played in November, but a revamped Southeastern Conference schedule in this pandemic-affected season moved the game up to Week 2. 13-S.Bennett complete to 1-G.Pickens. But Ohio State is making a push and Notre Dame gets its shot at the Tigers on Saturday. The running game was no help at all, held to 39 yards and a 1.8-yard average per carry. 96-J.Podlesny 21 yards Field Goal is Good. 16 Mississippi State. Auburn: Coach Gus Malzahn is sure to face renewed criticism after his offense turned in another miserable performance against the Bulldogs. 1 team? 21 Tennessee (2-0) visits Sanford Stadium. Williams 1 Yd Run (Grant Loy Pass to John Samuel Shenker for Two-Point Conversion), Seth Williams 11 Yd pass from Bo Nix (Anders Carlson Kick), Akeem Hayes 8 Yd pass from Terry Wilson (Two-Point Pass Conversion Failed), Seth Williams 4 Yd pass from Bo Nix (Anders Carlson Kick), Eli Stove 21 Yd pass from Bo Nix (Anders Carlson Kick). ''My goal was always to start here,'' the fourth-year junior said. section: | slug: | sport: collegefootball | route: gametracker | Over the summer, Bennett was far down the depth chart. ... 10/10/2020 Site: Auburn, AL Stadium: Jordan-Hare Stadium Attendance: 17490 Kickoff Time: 3:05 pm End of Game: 6:42 pm The Tigers have scored a total of 37 points in the last four games in the series. I'm sure he'll be right back in here working to get better for next week.''. He initially walked on at Georgia, left for a junior college hoping to boost his chances of playing elsewhere, and only returned to the Bulldogs last season when they desperately needed an experienced backup behind Jake Fromm. Ole Miss tight end DaMarcus Thomas was airlifted to the hospital after being injured in practice Monday. © 2004-2020 CBS Interactive. Smart downplayed the injury, saying Cook could have come back in the game if needed. 7 Auburn 27-6 Saturday night.