He also recorded four receptions for 39 yards against the Wildcats.
The 5-foot-11, 190-pound sophomore discussed Tennessee being able to win on the road.
“It was good, we had to finish,” Sampson said. “I feel like this is a big step in getting where we need to go. We have a lot of things that we need to accomplish, but this was a big win for us as a team.”
Tennessee (6-2, 3-2 SEC) will next play UConn (1-7) in Week 10. Kickoff is slated for noon EDT and will be televised by SEC Network.
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