Crimson Tide vs Volunteers Final: 45-10 - Recap
|Crimson Tide vs Volunteers Final: 45-10 - Recap|
Alabama won 45-10 on Saturday against Tennessee behind a 112-yard receiving performance from Kevin Norwood at Bryant-Denny Stadium.
Alabama was a favorite by 27.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 49.5.
AJ McCarron completed 19 of 27 pass attempts for 275 yards for the Crimson Tide in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Rajion Neal rushed for 70 yards for Tennessee, while Marlin Lane added 25 yards. Justin Worley threw for 120 yards for the Volunteers, while receivers MarQuez North and Cody Blanc had 87 and 43 yards respectively.
Tennessee lost the offensive yardage battle to Alabama 479-322 yards in Saturday's game. Alabama had more first downs as that total ended up 26-14.
The time of possession battle favored Alabama as their offense was on the field for 33:58, longer than the 26:02 of their opponents.
Next game, Alabama takes its act home to face LSU looking for another win. For Tennessee, they head on the road to face Missouri.