Vanderbilt Defeats Georgia 31-27 - Recap
|Vanderbilt Defeats Georgia 31-27 - Recap|
Vanderbilt earned a 31-27 victory over Georgia on Saturday in Week 8 action at Vanderbilt Stadium.
Vanderbilt won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 63.5.
Austyn Carta-Samuels completed 12 of 20 pass attempts for 111 yards for the Commodores in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Bulldogs defense.
Brendan Douglas rushed for 84 yards for Georgia, while J.J. Green added 32 yards. Aaron Murray threw for 114 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers Chris Conley and J.J. Green had 40 and 17 yards respectively.
Vanderbilt outgained Georgia 337-221 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-16 by the Commodores.
Georgia lost the time of possession battle 35:10/24:50, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Vanderbilt takes its act on the road to face Texas A&M looking for another win. For Georgia, they head home to face Florida.