Tigers, Gators Kickoff Set for 7 p.m.

Auburn, Ala.--Auburn's first football road trip of the 2007 season to Florida Field to face the defending national champion Gators will kick off at 7 p.m. CDT on Saturday.

The game will be televised by ESPN, the Southeastern Conference announced on Sunday. The game was also under consideration for a 4 p.m. CDT start with coverage by CBS.

Auburn played on ESPN in its opening season 23-13 victory over Kansas State.

Florida, a winner at Ole Miss on Saturday, brings a 4-0 record into the contest and the Gators are 2-0 in the league. Coach Urban Meyer's team has not lost a game since last year's trip to Auburn.

The Tigers will take a 2-2 record to Florida Field after a 55-20 victory over New Mexico State on Saturday night. Auburn is 0-1 in the SEC.

Auburn leads the all-time series vs. the Gators 41-38-2, but the Gators hold a 23-8 edge in games played in Gainesville.


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