KENTUCKY 7 7 3 0 17
TENNESSEE 14 6 14 3 37
Date of game: 11/24/2012

Recap: Tennessee vs. Kentucky

Knoxville, TN (Sports Network) - Tyler Bray threw for 293 yards and four touchdowns in leading the Tennessee Volunteers to a 37-17 victory over the Kentucky Wildcats in the regular season finale at Neyland Stadium.

Bray completed 20-of-34 pass attempts and had each of his touchdown passes go to a different receiver for Tennessee (5-7, 1-7 SEC) which also earned its first conference victory. Marlin Lane led the team on the ground with 75 yards on 10 carries.

Jalen Whitlow completed 29-of-45 pass attempts for 225 yards and a touchdown but was sacked four times for Kentucky (2-10, 0-8). La'Rod king brought in 10 receptions for 78 yards and Jonathan George had 59 yards and a touchdown on the ground.

Tennessee got on the board first with a 21-yard touchdown pass from Bray to Zach Rogers less than three minutes into the first quarter.

Kentucky responded with a one-yard touchdown pass from Whitlow to D.J. Warren at the end of an 11-play, 75-yard drive.

Less than two minutes later Tennessee reclaimed the lead, 14-7, with a two- yard touchdown run from A.J. Johnson.

Bray added to the Volunteer lead with a 42-yard touchdown pass to Justin Hunter at the beginning of the second half. Michael Palardy's extra point attempt was blocked.

George kept the Wildcats within striking distance at the half with a 45-yard touchdown run. The Volunteers led 20-14 at the break.

The Wildcats got their only points of the second half on a 29-yard field goal from Craig McIntosh midway through the third quarter.

Bray tossed a pair of touchdown passes, one for 29 yards to Mychal Rivera, and the other a 21-yard strike to Cordarrelle Patterson as the Volunteers pulled away in the second half.

Palardy concluded the scoring with a 33-yard field goal in the fourth quarter.

Tennessee had a 457-412 edge in total offense but did suffer a nearly 10- minute deficit in time of possession.

Game Notes

NASCAR News
Jones looking to win Truck Series race at Dover

The series is running its sixth race of the season on Friday at Dover International Speedway. On the following day, Jones will celebrate his 19th birthday. He's scheduled to compete in the Xfinity race at this track on Saturday.

Broncos' Clady tears ACL

Peyton Manning will have to make do without his blind-side protector for the 2015 season, as the Denver Broncos announced that Pro Bowl left tackle Ryan Clady tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee during Wednesday's OTA session.

Indians put Santana on paternity list

The Cleveland Indians will be without first baseman Carlos Santana for at least part of their weekend series with the Seattle Mariners due to the birth of his daughter.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.