GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Houston Nutt needed just five games to
get a signature win at Mississippi.
Jevan Snead threw two touchdown passes, ran for another score
and led the Rebels to a stunning 31-30 victory at No. 4 Florida on
Snead, the former Florida recruit who backed out of his
commitment when he learned the Gators were going after Tim Tebow,
outplayed last year's Heisman Trophy winner.
And he did it in The Swamp, where Florida had won 21 of its last
The victory came in Snead's fifth career start and gave Nutt a
huge win in his first season with Ole Miss.