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Worley, Vols trounce Utah State, 38-7

Updated 22 hours, 28 minutes ago
8.31.14 Sports Worley
Samantha Smoak • The Daily Beacon

Senior quarterback Justin Worley surveys the defense while scrambling in the Vols' 38-7 victory over Utah State on Aug. 31.

Heading into the Tennessee Volunteers contest against Utah State, it was Chuckie Keeton, the Heisman contending quarterback, who was expected to be the difference maker.

On Sunday, however, it was the quarterback donning orange and white that graced Shield-Watkins Field with a game-changing performance.

In his first start under center since undergoing thumb surgery on Oct. 29, Justin Worley completed 27 of his 38 passes – a career-high – for 273 yards as he led the Vols to a 38-7 victory over the Aggies.

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Notebook: Johnson has career night to lead Vols defense

Updated 22 hours, 27 minutes ago
8.31.14 Sports AJ
Hannah Cather • The Daily Beacon

Linebacker AJ Johnson runs after he intercepted the ball from Utah State. 

Senior linebacker A.J. Johnson had a career night that he will never forget Sunday in the Tennessee's 38-7 season opening win over Utah State.

The leading tackler from last season put forth a stat line that would have many talking about forming a Heisman trophy campaign for him instead of Chuckie Keeton.

The 6-foot-2, 245-pound middle linebacker had nine tackles, a pass breakup, a forced fumble, and the first interception of his collegiate career.

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Phi Alpha Delta to sponsor blood drive

Tue Jun 20, 2000 12:00 a.m.
A Medic blood drive will be held on Thursday, June 22 in Room 158 in the

College of Law Building from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to help ease the current

blood shortage in Knox County.

The drive ...

60 Seconds not enough time to salvage Cage

Tue Jun 20, 2000 12:00 a.m.
All the cute little plays on words are already being hurdling out of

critic's mouths everywhere.

"They better hope the people who see this movie won't be Gone In 60


"Nicolas Cage better pray this movie isn ...

Vols embark on Olympic quest

Tue Jun 20, 2000 12:00 a.m.
Several University of Tennessee athletes are currently searching for a new

jersey to wear and a new name to bear on their chest.

No, they're not leaving Tennessee for another school. These athletes, of

several different sports, are on ...

State issues

Tue Jun 20, 2000 12:00 a.m.
State budget problems are still plaguing our thoughts as state legislative

workers continue to strain to find a remedy for a new tax plan. Midnight,

June 30, is the day of reckoning for our state if a proposal is not ...