Gators take bite out of Volunteers

Gators take bite out of Volunteers

Three field goals were the difference Saturday as the No. 6 Florida Gators topped the No. 5 Tennessee Volunteers by a 16-7 score.

Chris Hetland’s three FGs allowed Florida to cover the 6.5-point spread in this contest. The combined score fell well UNDER the game’s posted total (48.5).

Gators QB Chris Leak went 17-of-26 for 179 yards passing in the win. Andre Caldwell ran for Florida’s only touchdown.

Erik Ainge was good on 14-of-29 pass attempts for 147 yards for Tennessee. Ainge tossed a TD strike to Bret Smith for the Vols’ only score.