The basics

When: 6 p.m. Saturday

Where: Tiger Stadium

TV: ESPN

Radio: WDGL-FM, 98.1; WWL-AM, 870; WWL-FM, 105.3; KLWB-FM, 103.7

What you need to know

The Gators have been the biggest surprise of the first half of the Southeastern Conference season, going undefeated under first-year coach Jim McElwain heading into Saturday night’s East Division showdown at Missouri. Florida posted a couple of close SEC wins over Kentucky and Tennessee, then grabbed headlines last week with a 38-10 rout in Gainesville over then-No. 3 Ole Miss.

Keep up with Florida

Gainesville Sun: GatorSports.com

Orlando Sentinel: OrlandoSentinel.com

Florida’s athletic site: GatorZone.com