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Patton, Murphy Power Gators Past Arkansas 30-10; LSU Next



GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Solomon Patton turned two short receptions into touchdowns, helping Florida beat Arkansas.
 
Patton finished with six catches for a career-high 124 yards. He also ran for a first down. But his longest gains went the distance and were key to Florida (4-1, 3-0 Southeastern Conference) winning its ninth consecutive game in the series and 10th in a row at home.
 
Tyler Murphy, making his first start at Florida Field, completed 16 of 22 passes for 240 yards and three scores — another efficient and effective outing from a fourth-year junior who somehow couldn't get on the field the last three years.
 
The Razorbacks (3-3, 0-2) ran the ball well early — against the league's best defense — but fell behind on Loucheiz Purifoy's interception return in the second quarter for a touchdown and faded from there.

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