Volunteers comeback to defeat Gamecocks

Volunteers comeback to defeat Gamecocks

The No. 8 Tennessee Volunteers scored 17 fourth quarter points to comeback and defeat the South Carolina Gamecocks 31-24 Saturday night.

Tennessee covered the 3.5-point spread on the road and the final score went OVER the posted total of (43.5).

Erik Ainge completed 21-of-29 for 255 yards with two touchdowns in the win as Tennessee moves to 7-1 overall.

Syvelle Newton rushed for 82 yards off 15 carries, scoring one TD and completed 16-of-30 for 230 yards with two touchdowns and three interceptions in the loss.