Tim Tebow made his first start on the road and found his team trailing 3-0 early.
Tebow with the screen pass to Percy Harvin; he makes a couple of moves and takes it in from 19 yards out and gives the Gators the lead.
Later in the second quarter, 7-6 now, Tebow running it inside the redzone. He shows off some moves and reaches into the endzone. Florida led 14-6 at the half.
In the third quarter, Tebow went back to work on the ground, pounding his way for the touchdown, a 6 yard run.
After a 37 yard TD pass from Tebow to Louis Murphy, the Rebels finally get their offense going, Seth Adams hooks up with shay Hodge for a 19 yard TD.
Later in the third, Adams looking deep this time, he has the time and throws a perfect pass to Mike Wallace, in stride, a 77 yard touchdown pass, with the two point conversion this is a 3 point game.
The defense came up with some key stops and Tebow did the rest. He sets a school rushing record for a QB with 166 yards; he ran for two scores, threw for 2 more.
It was a close game, but Florida survives a score from Ole Miss, 30-24 the final.