The Georgia Bulldogs open SEC play this weekend in Columbia against the Missouri Tigers. The game will be televised by ESPN2 at 7:45 p.m. ET.
The game will be only the second ever meeting between the two schools. Georgia beat Missouri 14-0 in the 1960 Orange Bowl.
Missouri will be playing their first SEC game after they officially joined the conference on July 1. The Tigers had been a member of the Big 12 Conference since 1996.
Inside the numbers:
- Georgia is 1-0 all-time against Missouri.
- Under head coach Mark Richt, the Bulldogs are 7-4 in SEC season openers, including 4-1 on the road.
- Georgia is ranked 33rd in Total Offense with 485.00 yards per game.
- Georgia is ranked 24th in Scoring Offense with 45.00 points per game.
- Georgia is ranked 52nd (tie) in Total Defense with 347.00 yards per game.
- Georgia is ranked 61st in Scoring Defense with 23.00 points per game.
- Georgia is ranked 49th in Turnover Margin (+0 ratio).
- Georgia is ranked 43rd (tie) in Fewest Penalties Per Game (5 for 22 yards).