Gators Extend Opening Win Streak to 24 with Win Over Toledo
GAINESVILLE- The Florida Gator football team went into Saturday's season opener with the nation's 2nd longest season opener win streak with 23.
They were looking to keep that streak alive with a matchup against the Toledo Rockets.
The Gators got started early with a Mack Brown touchdown on the opening drive.
Converted DB to RB Valdez Showers showed he can make just as many big plays on offense with several touches including a 29 yard run.
Freshman Vernon Hargreaves III made a splash with an interception and freshman running back Kelvin Taylor paved the way for a great Florida career with several big runs including one for 27 yards.
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Running back Mack Brown ended the day with 25 carries, 112 yards and 2 touchdowns.
Quarterback Jeff Driskel finished with 172 total yards, completing 17-22 passes and 1 touchdown.
The Gators go 1-0 by defeating Toledo 24-6.
Florida travels to Miami next Saturday to take on the Hurricanes.
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