Georgia wide receiver Rantavious Wooten (17) and quarterback Aaron Urray celebrate after they connected for a touchdown pass in the second in half of an NCAA college football game against Mississippi, Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, in Athens, Ga. Georgia won 37-10. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
ATHENS -- Aaron Murray threw four touchdown passes and No. 7 Georgia overcame a slow start to beat Mississippi 37-10 on Saturday and move one win away from a spot in the Southeastern Conference championship game.
Georgia (8-1, 6-1 SEC) trailed 10-0 before scoring 37 unanswered points. The Bulldogs can clinch the SEC East title and second straight trip to the conference championship game with a win at Auburn next week.
Ole Miss (5-4, 2-3) used blitzes to record five sacks in the first half. The defensive gambles left opportunities for Murray, who completed 21 of 28 passes for 384 yards with no interceptions and touchdown passes of 66, 40, 42 and 28 yards.
Georgia linebacker Alec Ogletree had a safety, a sack and an interception. His twin brother, fullback Alexander Ogletree, had an 8-yard touchdown run.
Georgia's defense, coming off last week's 17-9 win over then-No. 3 Florida, delivered another strong performance, holding Ole Miss to 234 yards. The Rebels were limited to just 55 yards in the second half.
Jeff Scott led Ole Miss with only 21 yards rushing on 13 carries.
Damian Swann recovered two fumbles for Georgia.
From the 11:45 mark of the second quarter through the end of the game, Georgia's defense outscored the Rebels 2-0.
Freshman tailback Todd Gurley had 18 carries for 117 yards, his sixth 100-yard game of the season.Ole Miss held the lead until Georgia's final possession of the half. The Bulldogs were moving in the wrong direction, thanks to sacks by defensive tackles Isaac Gross and Uriah Grant.On third and 25, Murray threw a long touchdown pass to King with only 3 seconds remaining for a 14-10 halftime lead.