-Florida gets a huge play to start the 3rd quarter when Solomon Patton returns the kickoff 100 yards for a touchdown to make it 13-10 Mizzou

-Missouri’s first possession of the quarter starts at their own 25 yard line and they go 75 yards in 5 plays to score a touchdown on a 6 yard run by Henry Josey.  The big play in the drive was a Maty Mauk to Jimmie Hunt 52 yard pass play.  Missouri extends their lead to 20-10

-Florida starts their next drive at their own 33 yard line but quickly has to punt after another Michael Sam sack.  The Tigers take over at their own 20 yard line still leading 20-10 with 9:36 left in the quarter

-A solid Missouri drive results in Andrew Baggett’s 3rd field goal of the day, this one from 39 yards to put the Tigers up 23-10

-On Florida’s next possession the Tigers force another three and out and the Gators punt it away giving Mizzou possession at their own 30 yard line

-Missouri is unable to gain a first down on their next drive and they punt from their own 39 yard line

-Florida begins their next drive at their own 30 yard line with 3:35 left in the quarter and Missouri up 23-10

-The Gators go 6 plays and 70 yards in 2:49 to score a touchdown on Kelvin Taylor’s 20 yard touchdown run and the Tigers lead is cut to 23-17 with :46 seconds left in the quarter

-Mizzou starts at their own 25 yard line and Henry Josey comes up with a 50 yard run to the Florida 25 yard line as the third quarter comes to an end.

End 3rd: Missouri 23 Florida 16