Tennessee will look to quarterback Tyler Bray to lead them on Saturday. Bray has thrown for 900 yards and eight touchdowns this season, although he struggled last weekend against the Gators. Rajion Neal leads the Vols with 205 rushing yards on 58 carries.
Akron is led by quarterback Dalton Williams. He has already thrown for 1,004 yards and 10 touchdowns this season. The offense is balanced out nicely by tailback Jawon Chisholm, who leads the team with 189 rushing yards on 37 carries. While the Zips' offense scores with ease, the defense has been bad and allowed an average of 34.3 points-per-game
Game time, TV channel: 7:30 p.m. ET, ESPN Gameplan and ESPN3.
Point spread: Tennessee opened as 35 point favorites.
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