Tennessee-South Alabama: The all-time series

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Tennessee will play its second to last home game of the 2021 season Saturday when it hosts South Alabama in a nonconference tilt.

Kickoff is slated for 7:30 p.m. EST and the game will be televised on ESPNU.

The game will mark the second meeting between the Volunteers and Jaguars. The two teams first collided on the gridiron on Sept. 28, 2013 in Knoxville. Tennessee was victorious, 31-24.

The Vols and Jaguars enter Saturday’s game with 5-5 records and both are seeking a victory to become bowl eligible.

In the first meeting between the two schools, South Alabama scored first before Tennessee opened a 31-7 advantage. Tennessee held off a late rally from the Jaguars.

Quarterback Justin Worley threw two touchdown passes, while Rajion Neal and Marlin Lane each had scoring runs to lead the Vols to victory.

Tennessee, under first-year head coach Butch Jones, would finish the season with a 5-7 record.

Tennessee-South Alabama all-time scores

2013: Tennessee 31, South Alabama 24