#6 Gators Knock Off Tennessee For 8th Win


The sixth ranked Florida Gators (8-1, 8-1) knocked off the Tennessee Volunteers (2-6, 2-6) 31-19 on Saturday afternoon in Knoxville.

Kyle Trask threw for 433 yards and four touchdows to lead the way for the Gators - Kyle Pitts was the leading receiver in the game with 128 yards receiving. Kadarius Toney also had a tremendous game, grabbing 108 yards and a touchdown in the air.

After Tennessee scored early in the second quarter to take a 7-3lead, the Gators began to take control of the game with two touchdowns to go into halftime with a 17-7 lead. In the second half the Gators scored two more touchdowns to build a 31-7 lead - though Tennessee scored two touchdowns late, 31-19 would be as close as the Volunteers would get.

The Gators are scheduled to wrap up the 2020 regular season against LSU on December 12th.

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