No. 16 Tennessee defeated South Carolina 31-27 on Saturday night to begin its season 1-0. Vols quarterback Jarrett Guarantano, linebacker Henry To’o To’o and wide receiver Josh Palmer met with reporters on Zoom following the game to discuss the win.
Tennessee head coach Jeremy Pruitt also met with the media and discussed his team’s ability to overcome a slow start to start the game, as well as the adversity they faced in the third quarter. He also discussed the play of Jarrett Guarantano, Kivon Bennett, Deandre Johnson and the play of both lines of scrimmage.
Guarantano discussed his performance and the offensive success of the Vols. Here’s everything Tennessee’s starting quarterback had to say:
To’o To’o had a key pick-pix that gave the Vols a 14-7 lead in the second quarter. Here’s everything he had to say about his performance and Tennessee’s defensive performance:
Palmer caught what proved to be the game-winning touchdown in the fourth quarter. Here’s everything he had to say following his performance: