UPDATE: The SEC has officially announced that the game won’t be played as scheduled.
NEWS: The LSU at Florida FB game of Oct. 17 is postponed due to positive tests & subsequent quarantine of individuals within the Florida FB program. The action is consistent with SEC COVID-19 management requirements. The game is tentatively rescheduled for Dec. 12.
— Southeastern Conference (@SEC) October 14, 2020
LSU won’t play Florida as scheduled because of coronavirus.
According to Brett McMurphy and Brooks Kubena, the game has been postponed after the Gators were slammed with serious coronavirus issues, and as many as 29 players are being held out. It was scheduled to take place Saturday. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football)
McMurphy added that the “tentative” plan is to play the game Dec. 12.
— Brett McMurphy (@Brett_McMurphy) October 14, 2020
— Brooks Kubena (@BKubena) October