Gators Defeat Volunteers In Late Game Thriller
September 26, 2015
Florida wide receiver Antonio Callaway (81) catches a pass from QB Will Grier, taking it 63-yards for a touchdown. After the score, Florida kicker Jorge Powell (98) kicked the go-ahead PAT, resulting in the final score of 28-27.
After their victory, Florida cornerback Vernon Hargreaves III (1) and wide receiver Demarcus Robinson (11) join the Gator cheerleaders in celebrating.
Tennessee coach Butch Jones argues with an umpire after the Volunteers’ first attempt at a 55-yard field goal.
Tennesee wide receiver Preston Williams (7) makes a catch and heads upfield.
Florida wide receiver Antonio Callaway (81) pushes Tennessee linebacker Austin Smith (11) down after making a catch.
Florida linebacker Antonio Morrison (3) and defensive back Brian Poole (24) celebrate after a defensive play.
Florida linebacker Antonio Morrison (3) gets in the Tennesee backfield and makes the sack on Volunteer quarterback Joshua Dobbs (11).
Tennessee quarterback Joshua Dobbs (11) breaks a tackle as he runs toward the endzone.
Tennessee coach Butch Jones talks with his team during a time out.
After making a reception, Tennessee wide receiver Marquez North (8) gets hit hard by Florida defensive back Marcus Maye (20).
Trailing Tennessee 27-14 with 10 minutes remaing in the game, Florida puts together an 86-yard drive that ends with Florida wide receiver Brandon Powell (4) scoring a touchdown. This made the score 27-21 with 4:09 left to play.
Florida linebacker Jarrad Davis (left) locks in on Tennessee running back Jalen Hurd during the teams’ 2015 game. An ankle injury has put Davis out indefinitely for the Gators. (File/WUFT News)
Florida defensive lineman Caleb Brantley (57) celebrates with fans after the game.
Florida fans celebrate after wide receiver Antonio Callaway (81) scores a touchdown.
Tennessee quarterback Joshua Dobbs (11) looks for a receiver down field.
Quincy Wilson (6) during the Gators’ 2015 game against Tennessee.
Florida tight end DeAndre Goolsby (30) is swarmned by Tennessee defenders after making a reception.
Tennessee linebacker Darrin Kirkland Jr. (34) celebrates with his teammates after sacking Florida quarterback Will Grier (7).
A swarm of Florida defenders tackle Tennessee quarterback Joshua Dobbs (11).
Florida defensive lineman Jonathan Bullard (90) wraps up Tennessee running back Jalen Hurd (1) .
Florida defensive lineman Cece Jefferson (96) shows emotion after the defense forces a three-and-out.
Florida fans celebrate after the Gators 28-27 victory over Tennessee.
Florida fans show spirit during a third-down defensive play.
Florida corner back Vernon Hargreaves III (1) shows deep focus while warming up before the matchup against the Tennesse Volunteers
Florida coach Jim McElwain smiles as he exits the field with his wife and son after his team defeated the Tennessee Volunteers 28-27.
Florida takes their 11th straight victory over the Tennessee Volunteers, winning 28-27 in the Swamp tonight. After being down 27-14 with 10 minutes left to play in the game, the Gators put together two stellar drives to come back and secure the victory.
The Alachua County Sports and Events Center in Celebration Pointe will host the Jumaine Jones Spring Invitational, a basketball tournament, on May 27. The event will include a street party with a DJ, a shooting competition and food trucks.