All and all, it appears to be a manageable lineup for the Bulldogs, who opened preseason camp Monday. Though new schedule features 3 teams rated in the United states Currently coaches’ preseason Top 25, Georgia’s 4 opponents following the Florida sport are all regarded as to be in the base 50 % of their respective divisions.
A possible “trap game” for Ga will be its Nov. 14 trip to Missouri. That will come the week soon after the Bulldogs’ annual matchup from the Gators in Jacksonville. The Tigers are less than the course of initially-calendar year coach Eliah Drinkwitz, who arrives from Appalachian Point out and is regarded just one of college football’s leading minds.
Usually, Georgia will near towards Missouri, Mississippi Point out, South Carolina and Vanderbilt the past month of the time. Then the Bulldogs will have a week off ahead of the Dec. 19 SEC Championship video game, if there are no postponements in the course of the time.
The agenda confirms that the Ga-Florida activity will remain in Jacksonville, the place it has been played each and every 12 months since 1933, besides in 1994 and 1995 when the stadium was remaining renovated to accommodate the Jacksonville Jaguars. The sport will be performed a week later than initially scheduled, that means a large amount of UGA supporters will have to modify condominium reservations on the Georgia coast. It also will be played someday other than the Halloween weekend for the to start with time since 1991.
Originally, Georgia was set to engage in Alabama as both of those teams’ SEC opener in the 3rd week of the season. As an alternative, the Bulldogs will travel to Tuscaloosa on Oct. 17, or 7 days 4 of the new setup. That will depict Georgia’s initially vacation to Tuscaloosa due to the fact 2007, when quarterback Matthew Stafford’s touchdown pass in time beyond regulation staked the Bulldogs to a 26-23 get in time beyond regulation.
The new slate consists of three new opposing coaches for the Bulldogs: Arkansas’ Sam Pittman, who was Kirby Smart’s offensive line coach the past four a long time, Mississippi State’s Mike Leach and Drinkwitz.
Georgia’s Oct. 3 household opener versus Auburn will be the earliest the Bulldogs have performed Auburn in a year considering that 1892, when they performed Feb. 20. The groups had been set to meet up with Oct. 10 right after usually actively playing largely in November given that the 1920s.
In other essential matchups, Alabama-Auburn will not participate in in the closing recreation of the time as has been the circumstance for a long time. They’ll play as an alternative on Thanksgiving weekend (Nov. 28) in Tuscaloosa. Other marquee online games involve Alabama at LSU on Nov. 14 and Tennessee at Auburn on Nov. 21.
The 2020 SEC soccer season is comprised of a 10-match meeting-only routine and the SEC championship will be played Dec. 19 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, rescheduled from the first date of Dec. 5. The schedule involves one mid-time open date for each and every college and an open up day Dec. 12 for all faculties.