GAME RECAP: Gators Get the Win

Since February, it's been the most anticipated game on the schedule. For all that was said during the offseason, the Florida Gators finally got to play the Tennessee Volunteers and came away with the victory to improve to 3-0 on the season.


Florida 3, Tennessee 0
Drive: 7 plays, 51 yards, 3:27
Scoring Play: Caleb Sturgis 36-yard FG
Clock: 11:33
Drive Started: On the Florida 30
Key Play: Tim Tebow converted a 4th-and-2with a 3-yard run up the middle

Florida 3, Tennessee 3
Drive: 15 plays, 66 yards, 8:33
Scoring Play: Daniel Lincoln 24-yard FG
Clock: 3:00
Drive Started: On the Tennessee 27
Key Play: Montario Hardesty picked up 19 yards with the Vols facing a 3rd-and-12


Florida 10, Tennessee 3
Drive: 12 plays, 72 yards, 5:12
Scoring Play: Tebow 1-yard TD run (Sturgis PAT)
Clock: 12:48
Drive Started: On the Florida 28
Key Play: Tebow hit David Nelson for a 12-yard gain facing a 3rd-and-long

Florida 10, Tennessee 6
Drive: 6 plays, 17 yards, 2:08
Scoring Play: Lincoln 20-yard FG
Drive Started: At the Florida 20 following Eric Berry's interception of Tebow
Key Play: On 2nd-and-goal from the 3, the Vols had a wide open receiver in the end zone, but caught the ball out of bounds

Florida 13, Tennessee 6
Drive: 11 plays, 52 yards, 5:05
Scoring Play: Sturgis 29-yard FG
Clock: 0:51
Drive Started: On the Florida 37
Key Play: Avoiding a blitz, Tebow hit Aaron Hernandez to gain 18 on 3rd-and-14


Florida 16, Tennessee 6
Drive: 8 plays, 47 yards, 4:19
Scoring Play: Sturgis 35-yard FG
Clock: 9:33
Drive Started: On the Florida 35 following Joe Haden's interception of Jonathan Crompton
Key Play: On 2nd-and-1, Tebow picked up 15 to put the Gators in field goal range

Florida 23, Tennessee 6
Drive: 13 plays, 69 yards, 6:52
Scoring Play: Jeff Demps 6-yard TD run (Sturgis PAT)
Drive Started: On the Florida 31
Key Play: Facing 3rd-and-3, Tebow ran sideline-to-sideline and avoided a sack to pick up the 1st down


Florida 23, Tennessee 13
Drive: 7 plays, 58 yards, 3:26
Scoring Play: Hardesty 18-yard TD run (Lincoln PAT)
Clock: 8:11
Drive Started: On the Tennessee 42 after Dennis Rogan picked up a Tebow fumble
Key Play: After Jaye Howard stuffed a Tennessee reverse for a loss of 6, he was flagged for unsportsmanlike conduct


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