Volunteers maul Tigers

Volunteers maul Tigers

Erik Ainge was 24-for-28 for 331 yards and four touchdowns to lead the #15 Tennessee Volunteers dismantled the Memphis Tigers 41-7 at the Liberty Bowl on Saturday.

The Vols covered the 13.5-point spread on the road, and the 48 points scored were barely OVER the posted total of 47.5.

LaMarcus Coker had 125 rushing yards on 25 carries, and Robert Meachum had four catches for 157 yards and two majors for the Vols.

Martin Hankins was 11-for-17 for only 80 yards, one touchdown, and one interception, and Duke Calhoun caught three passes for 30 yards and a score for the Tigers.