Sept. 25, 2009
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Ohio-Tennessee Game Notes
KNOXVILLE, Tenn.-The Ohio football team travels to Tennessee Saturday evening for a 7 p.m. kickoff on ESPN360 against the Volunteers at Neyland Stadium. This is the first-ever meeting between the two schools.
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Ohio handily defeated Cal Poly last weekend in Peden Stadium on the arm of senior quarterback Theo Scott, who had a career evening with 236 yards passing and three touchdown tosses. Senior running back Chris Garrett had 91 yards on 17 carries, while senior wideout Taylor Price had nine catches for 135 yards and one touchdown reception. Junior linebacker Noah Keller had a career-high 16 tackles and three tackles for loss.
Senior running back Montario Hardesty had 20 carries for 96 yards and a touchdown to lead Tennessee in last week's 23-13 loss at #1 Florida. Freshman Bryce Brown led the receiving attack with three catches for 34 yards. Senior quarterback Jonathan Crompton completed 11 of 19 passes for 93 yards with two interceptions. Consensus top five NFL Draft prospect Eric Berry, a safety, led the Vol defense with 11 tackles, two tackles for loss and an interception.
Fans may also listen to the game on the Citizens Bank Ohio ISP Sports Network with "Voice of the Bobcats" Russ Eisenstein, Rob Cornelius and Caleb Troop calling all of Saturday's action. Airtime is 6 p.m.