Tennessee Falls 33-23 to Gators - Recap
Florida got a 108-yard performance from Chris Rainey as a key part of its 33-23 victory over the Volunteers on Saturday at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.
The winning margin fell right on the closing number of 10, meaning the game was a push for bettors. Those betting OVER the total were also victorious as the final score equalled an OVER play.
John Brantley completed 14 of 23 pass attempts for 213 yards for the Gators in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Tauren Poole rushed for 18 yards for Tennessee, while Marlin Lane added 9 yards. Tyler Bray threw for 288 yards for the Volunteers, while receivers Mychal Rivera and Da'Rick Rogers had 71 and 62 yards respectively.
Tennessee lost the offensive yardage battle to Florida 347-279 yards in Saturday's game. Tennessee had more first downs as that total ended up 23-17.
The time of possession battle favored Florida as their offense was on the field for 30:43, longer than the 29:17 of their opponents.
Florida heads into a Week 4 battle against Kentucky. Tennessee, meanwhile, will have their next action against Buffalo.