Volunteers slip past Air Force

Volunteers slip past Air Force

The Tennessee Volunteers built up a 7-point lead and then held on to edge the Air Force Falcons 31-30 Saturday.

The Volunteers could not come close to covering the 20-point spread, while the final score sailed OVER the posted total (48).

Erik Ainge passed for 323 yards, completing 24-of-29 passes with three touchdowns. Robert Meachem caught two TD receptions in the win.

Ryan Williams carried the ball 16 times for 98 yards rushing and two touchdowns in the loss for the Air Force.