published Saturday, October 13th, 2012

Mocs beat Furman 31-10

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga beat Furman 31-10 on Saturday at Paladin Stadium.

After leading 10-7 at the half, UTC went up 17-7 with 4:59 left in the third when Jacob Huesman scrambled to avoid a sack and then hit Terrell Robinson wide open in the end zone for a 14-yard score.

The two quarterbacks connected on a 38-yard touchdown strike in the second quarter.

Furman answered quickly with a 36-yard field goal to make it 17-10, but a 6-yard rushing touchdown by Robinson and a 10-yard rushing strike by J.J. Jackson helped the Mocs (3-3, 2-1 Southern Conference) pull away in the fourth quarter.

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about John Frierson...

John Frierson is in his seventh year at the Times Free Press and seventh year covering University of Tennessee at Chattanooga athletics. The bulk of his time is spent covering Mocs football, but he also writes about women’s basketball and the big-picture issues and news involving the athletic department. A native of Athens, Ga., John grew up a few hundred yards from the University of Georgia campus. Instead of becoming a Bulldog he attended Ole ...

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