Boxscore
Tennessee 55, Troy 48
Saturday, November 3, 2012 12:00 PM
Location - Neyland Stadium
Attendance - 84189

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Troy 10 20 10 8 48
Tennessee 21 10 3 21 55

Recap

Tennessee 55, Troy 48: Tyler Bray passed for a school-record 530 yards and recorded five touchdown passes as the host Volunteers rallied for a pair of late scores in the fourth quarter to avoid the upset.

Trailing 48-41, Bray connected with Justin Hunter on a 46-yard scoring strike with 2:54 left to tie the game. Following a three-and-out effort by the Tennessee defense, Bray drove the Vols (4-5) 66 yards in six plays as Marlin Lane capped the comeback with a 9-yard touchdown run with 1:25 remaining.

Troy (4-5), which dropped its second straight, drove to the Tennessee 41 in the final seconds but could not get a final throw to the end zone. The Trojans rallied from a 28-10 deficit in the second quarter to take a 30-28 lead before Tennessee kicked a field goal on the final play of the first half to take a 31-30 halftime advantage.

Bray and Hunter connected for three touchdowns in the game while Lane rushed for a career-high 132 yards on 19 carries and scored two touchdowns. Hunter finished with nine receptions for 181 yards while fellow wide out Cordarrelle Patterson also hauled in nine catches for 219 yards and a score.

The quarterback duo of Corey Robinson and Deon Anthony combined for 496 yards passing and three touchdowns for Troy.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Bray broke the previous mark of 523 passing yards set by Peyton Manning against Kentucky in 1997. ... The two teams combined for 1,440 yards of offense, including 1,026 passing. ,,, The 48 points scored was the most by a Troy team in 19 games against SEC teams. ... Bray now has 60 career TD passes.


 
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 11:09
Troy   FG  Tennessee 0 - Troy 3
1st Quarter - 7:36
Tennessee   TD  Tennessee 7 - Troy 3
1st Quarter - 4:42
Troy   TD  Tennessee 7 - Troy 10
1st Quarter - 3:03
Tennessee   TD  Tennessee 14 - Troy 10
1st Quarter - 0:44
Tennessee   TD  Tennessee 21 - Troy 10
2nd Quarter - 11:06
Tennessee   TD  Tennessee 28 - Troy 10
2nd Quarter - 6:40
Troy   TD  Tennessee 28 - Troy 17
2nd Quarter - 4:37
Troy   TD  Tennessee 28 - Troy 23
2nd Quarter - 1:12
Troy   TD  Tennessee 28 - Troy 30
2nd Quarter - 0:00
Tennessee   FG  Tennessee 31 - Troy 30
3rd Quarter - 11:47
Tennessee   FG  Tennessee 34 - Troy 30
3rd Quarter - 7:31
Troy   TD  Tennessee 34 - Troy 37
3rd Quarter - 0:34
Troy   FG  Tennessee 34 - Troy 40
4th Quarter - 13:38
Tennessee   TD  Tennessee 41 - Troy 40
4th Quarter - 3:14
Troy   TD  Tennessee 41 - Troy 48
4th Quarter - 2:54
Tennessee   TD  Tennessee 48 - Troy 48
4th Quarter - 1:25
Tennessee   TD  Tennessee 55 - Troy 48
TEAMS

Team Records

  Troy Tennessee
W/L 4 - 5 - 0 4 - 5 - 0
Conference 3 - 3 - 0 0 - 5 - 0

Team Stats

  Troy Tennessee
Score 48 55
First Downs 34 35
3rd Down Efficiency 10-for-19
53%
4-for-11
36%
4th Down Efficiency 1-for-3
33%
1-for-1
100%
Total Yards 721 718
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 39-225 29-188
Average/Rush 5.8 6.5
Passing
Comp-Att 38-60 29-47
Passing Yards 496 530
Average/Pass Play 8.3 11.3
Penalties-Yards 8-76 10-98
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 1-1
Interceptions Thrown 0 0
Time of Possession 37:32 22:28

PLAYER STATS

Troy (4 - 5)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
C. Robinson 30/46 393 1 0
D. Anthony 8/12 103 2 0
Tennessee (4 - 5)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
T. Bray 29/47 530 5 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
S. Southward 16 101 6.3 2
D. Anthony 5 51 10.2 1
J. Albert 8 35 4.4 0
D. Taylor 6 17 2.8 0
C. Worthy 1 7 7.0 0
C. Reeves 1 7 7.0 0
D. White 1 5 5.0 0
C. Robinson 1 2 2.0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
M. Lane Jr. 19 132 6.9 2
R. Neal 7 32 4.6 0
C. Patterson 2 13 6.5 0
A. Howard 1 11 11.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
E. Thomas 6 147 24.5 2
C. Reeves 5 144 28.8 1
C. Worthy 5 61 12.2 0
J. Robinson 3 43 14.3 0
J. Albert 7 39 5.6 0
C. Williams 2 38 19.0 0
D. Taylor 6 25 4.2 0
J. Lee 1 2 2.0 0
S. Southward 2 1 0.5 0
B. Chitty 1 -4 -4.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
C. Patterson 9 219 24.3 1
J. Hunter 9 181 20.1 3
M. Lane Jr. 2 31 15.5 0
Z. Rogers 2 26 13.0 0
R. Neal 1 23 23.0 1
V. Dallas 1 14 14.0 0
B. Bartholomew 1 12 12.0 0
A. Howard 2 9 4.5 0
J. Carter 1 8 8.0 0
M. Rivera 1 7 7.0 0
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