Originally posted on The Lady Sportswriter  |  Last updated 5/16/12

STILLWATER, OK - SEPTEMBER 5: Head coach Mark Richt of the Georgia Bulldogs congratulates head coach Mike Gundy of the Oklahoma State Cowboys after the Cowboys won the game 24-10 at Boone Pickens Stadium on September 5, 2009 in Stillwater, Oklahoma. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
If you think Mark Richt is taking Mizzou lightly, think again. …What’s more certain, and another topic of great interest to Bulldog fans, is the 2012 schedule featuring SEC newcomer Missouri on Sept. 8 at Columbia, Mo. Richt said he’s not complaining, but the schedule makers did Georgia no favors making the Bulldogs the first SEC foe to show up for a conference game in the Show Me State. “They’ll be excited,” Richt said. “It’ll be crazy. That’s a hot, hot ticket, there’s no doubt. I know it’ll be a hot ticket for our fans, but it’s a hot ticket for their fans as well.” He noted that another longtime SEC school, Florida, is going on the road to play the other new conference member, Texas A&M, the same day in College Station. “To open your season at A&M or at Missouri is probably the worst draw you could get because you could just imagine the type of energy created in that game for the team, for the crowd, for the coaches,” Richt said. “We’ve been in some big games, (wi
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