Volunteers Fall 37-6 Against Alabama - Game Recap
|Volunteers Fall 37-6 Against Alabama - Game Recap|
Alabama won 37-6 on Saturday against Tennessee behind a 106-yard receiving performance from Marquis Maze at Bryant-Denny Stadium.
The Crimson Tide were a 30-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 46.5.
AJ McCarron completed 17 of 26 pass attempts for 284 yards for the Crimson Tide in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Volunteers defense.
Tauren Poole rushed for 67 yards for Tennessee, while Marlin Lane added 21 yards. Matt Simms threw for 58 yards for the Volunteers, while receivers Da'Rick Rogers and Mychal Rivera had 32 and 13 yards respectively.
Tennessee was outgained by Alabama 437-155 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-6 by the Crimson Tide.
Alabama led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 32:18/27:42 split in that important category.
Alabama looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against LSU. Tennessee will aim to get back on the winning track vs South Carolina.