Tennessee vs Florida Recap - Gators Win 31-17
|Tennessee vs Florida Recap - Gators Win 31-17|
The Gators grabbed a Week 4 victory over the Volunteers on Saturday, winning 31-17 at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.
Florida did not, however, defeat the Volunteers against the spread, which closed at 16.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 47.5.
Tyler Murphy completed 8 of 14 pass attempts for 134 yards for the Gators in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Rajion Neal rushed for 42 yards for Tennessee, while Marlin Lane added 16 yards. Justin Worley threw for 149 yards for the Volunteers, while receivers Pig Howard and MarQuez North had 75 and 43 yards respectively.
Florida outgained Tennessee 382-220 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 20-12 by the Gators.
Tennessee lost the time of possession battle 39:37/20:23, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
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 South Alabama.