ncaaf Game Recap< BACK

South Carolina Falls 45-20 to Volunteers - Recap

Tiyon Evans ran for 119 yards as Tennessee handled South Carolina by a score of 45-20 on Saturday at Neyland Stadium.

Bettors who backed the Volunteers were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -10.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 56.5.

Tiyon Evans rushed for 119 yards, while Hendon Hooker added 66 yards in the win. Velus Jones Jr. and Cedric Tillman added 103 and 59 receiving yards respectively.

Kevin Harris rushed for 61 yards for South Carolina, while Juju McDowell added 41 yards. Kai Kroeger threw for 44 yards for the Gamecocks, while receivers Payton Mangrum and Jaheim Bell had 44 and 43 yards respectively.

Tennessee outgained South Carolina 472-370 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-22 by the Volunteers.

Tennessee lost the time of possession battle 33:55-26:05, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.

Tennessee heads into a Week 7 battle against Ole Miss. South Carolina, meanwhile, will have their next action against Vanderbilt.