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1997 Florida Gators Schedule and Results

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Record: 10-2, .833 W-L% (8th of 112) ▪ Rank: 4th in Final AP Poll
Conference: SEC (East Division)  ▪ Conference Record: 6-2 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Steve Spurrier (10-2)

PS/G: 35.8 (9th of 112) ▪ PA/G: 17.1 (13th of 112)
SRS: 21.07 (3rd of 112) ▪ SOS: 8.90 (4th of 112)

Bowl Game: Won Citrus Bowl 21-6 versus Penn State

AP Poll Summary

Pre 8/25 9/2 9/8 9/15 9/22 9/29 10/6 10/13 10/20 10/27 11/3 11/10 11/17 11/24 12/1 12/8 Final
2 2 2 2 3 1 1 1 7 6 6 13 12 10 7 6 6 4

12 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L Streak Notes
1 Aug 30, 1997 Sat (2) Florida Southern Mississippi CUSA W 21 6 1 0 W 1
2 Sep 6, 1997 Sat (2) Florida Central Michigan MAC W 82 6 2 0 W 2
3 Sep 20, 1997 Sat (3) Florida (4) Tennessee SEC W 33 20 3 0 W 3
4 Sep 27, 1997 Sat (1) Florida @ Kentucky SEC W 55 28 4 0 W 4
5 Oct 4, 1997 Sat (1) Florida Arkansas SEC W 56 7 5 0 W 5
6 Oct 11, 1997 Sat (1) Florida @ (14) Louisiana State SEC L 21 28 5 1 L 1
7 Oct 18, 1997 Sat (7) Florida @ (6) Auburn SEC W 24 10 6 1 W 1
8 Nov 1, 1997 Sat (6) Florida N (14) Georgia SEC L 17 37 6 2 L 1 Jacksonville, FL
9 Nov 8, 1997 Sat (13) Florida Vanderbilt SEC W 20 7 7 2 W 1
10 Nov 15, 1997 Sat (12) Florida @ South Carolina SEC W 48 21 8 2 W 2
11 Nov 22, 1997 Sat (10) Florida (2) Florida State ACC W 32 29 9 2 W 3
12 Jan 1, 1998 Thu (6) Florida N (11) Penn State Big Ten W 21 6 10 2 W 4 Citrus Bowl (Orlando, FL)