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1996 Florida Gators Schedule and Results

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Record: 12-1, .923 W-L% (2nd of 111) ▪ Rank: 1st in Final AP Poll
Conference: SEC (East Division)  ▪ Conference Record: 8-0 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Steve Spurrier (12-1)

PS/G: 47.0 (1st of 111) ▪ PA/G: 17.0 (14th of 111)
SRS: 23.60 (1st of 111) ▪ SOS: 5.30 (17th of 111)

Bowl Game: Won Sugar Bowl 52-20 versus Florida State

AP Poll Summary

Pre 8/26 9/2 9/9 9/16 9/23 9/30 10/7 10/14 10/21 10/28 11/4 11/11 11/18 11/25 12/2 12/9 Final
4 4 4 4 4 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 4 3 1

13 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L Streak Notes
1 Aug 31, 1996 Sat (4) Florida Louisiana-Lafayette Ind W 55 21 1 0 W 1
2 Sep 7, 1996 Sat (4) Florida Georgia Southern Non-Major W 62 14 2 0 W 2
3 Sep 21, 1996 Sat (4) Florida @ (2) Tennessee SEC W 35 29 3 0 W 3
4 Sep 28, 1996 Sat (1) Florida Kentucky SEC W 65 0 4 0 W 4
5 Oct 5, 1996 Sat (1) Florida @ Arkansas SEC W 42 7 5 0 W 5
6 Oct 12, 1996 Sat (1) Florida (12) Louisiana State SEC W 56 13 6 0 W 6
7 Oct 19, 1996 Sat (1) Florida (16) Auburn SEC W 51 10 7 0 W 7
8 Nov 2, 1996 Sat (1) Florida N Georgia SEC W 47 7 8 0 W 8 Jacksonville, FL
9 Nov 9, 1996 Sat (1) Florida @ Vanderbilt SEC W 28 21 9 0 W 9
10 Nov 16, 1996 Sat (1) Florida South Carolina SEC W 52 25 10 0 W 10
11 Nov 30, 1996 Sat (1) Florida @ (2) Florida State ACC L 21 24 10 1 L 1
12 Dec 7, 1996 Sat (4) Florida N (11) Alabama SEC W 45 30 11 1 W 1 SEC Championship (Atlanta, GA)
13 Jan 2, 1997 Thu (3) Florida N (1) Florida State ACC W 52 20 12 1 W 2 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)