Tennessee kept it close against the top-ranked Crimson Tide, but Alabama capitalized on Vol penalties in the second half and pulled away to secure the win.
The Tennessee Vols got their first win of the season in a 45-0 rout of the Chattanooga Mocs.
The Vols lost their second straight game to an underdog opponent; this time the BYU Cougars who were able to execute when it mattered most.
Tennessee will face BYU in Knoxville on Saturday in a matchup between two teams looking for a win following losses in their home openers.
Tennessee was projected to win against Georgia State in Neyland on Saturday. The Panthers had different plans.
The Vols and Panthers will face off at Neyland Stadium this Saturday. The Panthers seek to end their losing streak.