Florida vs Tennessee Wrap - Florida Wins 31-17
|Florida vs Tennessee Wrap - Florida Wins 31-17|
The Gators were Week 3 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Volunteers by a score of 31-17 at Neyland Stadium.
The Gators were a 13.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 44.5.
John Brantley completed 14 of 23 pass attempts for 167 yards for the Gators in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
David Oku rushed for 24 yards for Tennessee, while Tauren Poole added 23 yards. Matt Simms threw for 259 yards for the Volunteers, while receivers Justin Hunter and Zach Rogers had 60 and 53 yards respectively.
Tennessee was outgained by Florida 317-288 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 18-11 by the Gators.
The time of possession battle favored Florida as their offense was on the field for 36:46, longer than the 23:14 of their opponents.
Florida looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Kentucky. Tennessee will aim to get back on the winning track vs UAB.