Ranked Volunteers fall to Gamecocks
The No. 23 Tennessee Volunteers went down to defeat Saturday night, falling by a 16-15 score to the visiting South Carolina Gamecocks.
The Vols had been favored by 13.5 points in this contest. The combined score fell UNDER the game’s posted total (42.5).
Gamecocks QB Blake Mitchell went 22-of-36 for 246 yards in the win, throwing two touchdown passes to Sidney Rice and getting intercepted once.
Erik Ainge completed only 9-of-21 pass attempts for 65 yards for Tennessee. Arian Foster rushed for Tennessee’s only major score.