Florida Fans Visit Winery
Fri, 18 Oct 2013 19:50:26 GMT —
The 14th ranked Mizzou football team returns home tomorrow with an unbeaten record of 6 and 0.
The Tigers will face the Florida Gators.
Thousands of Florida fans have made the trip to Columbia.
More than 100 top level Florida donors known as the Bull Gators ate lunch at Rocheportâ??s Les Bourgeois Winery.
Gator fans are known for their chomp cheer.
For many of them, it was their first trip to Missouri.
Area business owners are enjoying Gator fans as they spend money at hotels and restaurants.
Gator Booster Doug Brown said, â??Weâ??re looking forward to a number of places that weâ??ve heard about like Shakespeareâ??s Pizza, Harpoâ??s and a number of different places. Tomorrow, we have a pregame event at the Lowry Mall right there on campus. Weâ??ll head on down the game after that.â??
With the large Florida crowds, it could take a while to get into the stadium.
The gates will open at 9:30 a.m. with the kick-off 2 hours later.