JACKSONVILLE, Fla. ‚Äî Sophomore Marshall Morgan tied a Georgia bowl record with four field goals.
He made all of his attempts and will enter next season having made 17 straight field goals.
The first-team All-Southeastern Conference pick went 22 of 24 on the season after making field goals of 38, 28, 38 and 30.
‚ÄúEverything went smooth,‚Äù Morgan said. ‚ÄúI mean, it was wet out there. The field wasn‚Äôt as we would have wanted, but we got it done.‚Äù
In the postgame news conference, Georgia coach Mark Richt changed the subject after talking about the 99-yard touchdown pass against Georgia in the third quarter.
‚ÄúI thought Marshall Morgan did good,‚Äù Richt said.
‚ÄúThanks, coach,‚Äù Morgan said.
‚ÄúJust thought we‚Äôd acknowledge that he‚Äôs here,‚Äù Richt said.