Boxscore
Vanderbilt 41, Tennessee 18
Saturday, November 17, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Vanderbilt Stadium
Attendance - 40350

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Tennessee 0 10 0 8 18
Vanderbilt 3 10 21 7 41

Recap


Vanderbilt 41, Tennessee 18: Jordan Matthews’ 47-yard touchdown run sparked a 21-point third quarter as the host Commodores beat the Volunteers for just the second time since 1983.

Kris Kentera caught a 3-yard touchdown pass and Zac Stacy rushed for a 10-yard score in the decisive third quarter in which Vanderbilt (7-4, 5-3 SEC) turned a 13-10 lead into a 34-10 advantage.

Tennessee (4-7, 0-7 SEC) committed three turnovers and benched quarterback Tyler Bray in the midst of a 11-for-29, 103-yard, two-interception passing performance.

Bray’s 14-yard touchdown pass to Zach Rogers with 10:47 left in the second quarter put the Volunteers ahead 7-3. The Commodores rallied, taking a 13-7 lead on Jordan Rodgers’ 11-yard touchdown pass to Chris Boyd with 3:12 left in the half.

Rodgers finished 13-for-26 for 245 yards and two touchdowns, hitting Matthews for a 71-yard score down the right sideline with 9:52 remaining.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Vanderbilt’s only other victory over Tennessee since 1983 came in 2005 in Knoxville. … Justin Worley relieved Bray, going 8-for-11 for 51 yards and an interception. … Vanderbilt has won five games in a row, and has five SEC victories for the first time since 1935.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 12:17
Vanderbilt   FG  Vanderbilt 3 - Tennessee 0
2nd Quarter - 10:47
Tennessee   TD  Vanderbilt 3 - Tennessee 7
2nd Quarter - 6:56
Vanderbilt   FG  Vanderbilt 6 - Tennessee 7
2nd Quarter - 3:12
Vanderbilt   TD  Vanderbilt 13 - Tennessee 7
2nd Quarter - 0:14
Tennessee   FG  Vanderbilt 13 - Tennessee 10
3rd Quarter - 12:17
Vanderbilt   TD  Vanderbilt 20 - Tennessee 10
3rd Quarter - 10:10
Vanderbilt   TD  Vanderbilt 27 - Tennessee 10
3rd Quarter - 1:53
Vanderbilt   TD  Vanderbilt 34 - Tennessee 10
4th Quarter - 9:52
Vanderbilt   TD  Vanderbilt 41 - Tennessee 10
4th Quarter - 6:15
Tennessee   TD  Vanderbilt 41 - Tennessee 18
TEAMS

Team Records

  Tennessee Vanderbilt
W/L 4 - 7 - 0 7 - 4 - 0
Conference 0 - 7 - 0 5 - 3 - 0

Team Stats

  Tennessee Vanderbilt
Score 18 41
First Downs 19 15
3rd Down Efficiency 2-for-15
13%
5-for-16
31%
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-3
0%
0-for-0
0%
Total Yards 303 442
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 33-149 40-194
Average/Rush 4.5 4.8
Passing
Comp-Att 19-41 14-28
Passing Yards 154 248
Average/Pass Play 3.6 8.9
Penalties-Yards 9-64 12-90
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 1-0
Interceptions Thrown 3 1
Time of Possession 25:49 34:11

PLAYER STATS

Tennessee (4 - 7)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
T. Bray 11/29 103 1 2
J. Worley 8/11 51 0 1
M. Palardy 0/1 0 0 0
Vanderbilt (7 - 4)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
J. Rodgers 13/26 245 2 1
W. Tate 1/1 3 1 0
Z. Stacy 0/1 0 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
M. Lane Jr. 16 108 6.8 0
R. Neal 13 61 4.7 0
A. Howard 2 -5 -2.5 0
T. Bray 2 -15 -7.5 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
Z. Stacy 17 85 5.0 1
J. Matthews 1 47 47.0 1
W. Tate 13 40 3.1 0
B. Kimbrow 4 15 3.8 0
J. Rodgers 3 9 3.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
C. Patterson 3 52 17.3 0
J. Hunter 5 39 7.8 0
M. Lane Jr. 5 37 7.4 0
Z. Rogers 1 14 14.0 1
M. Rivera 1 13 13.0 0
B. Bartholomew 1 10 10.0 0
R. Neal 1 -2 -2.0 0
A. Howard 2 -9 -4.5 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
J. Matthews 7 115 16.4 1
Z. Stacy 2 86 43.0 0
C. Boyd 3 35 11.7 1
W. Tate 1 9 9.0 0
K. Kentera 1 3 3.0 1
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