The Florida Gators (2-0, 0-0) defeated the UT-Martin Skyhawks (1-1, 0-0) on Saturday night to open the 2019 home football portion of the schedule.
Quarterback Feleipe Franks 15-16 in the first half with two touchdowns as the Gators offense relied on their passing game in the first half.
Florida’s defense was stingy against an overmatched opponent on Saturday as the speed of the Gators defense was just too much for UT-Martin to handle.
Florida 3, Tennessee-Martin- 32-yard field goal good by Evan McPherson with 8:45 to go.
Scoring Drive: 9 plays for 37 yards, 4:01 time of possession.
Florida 10, Tennessee-Martin-69-yard touchdown pass from Feleipe Franks to Van Jefferson with 8:35 to go.
Scoring Drive: 5 plays for 92 yards, 2:15 time of possession.
Florida 17, Tennessee-Martin- 35-yard touchdown pass from Feleipe Franks to Tyrie Cleveland with 5:00 to go.
Scoring Drive: 4 plays for 55 yards, 1:51 time of possession.
Florida 24, Tennessee-Martin 0- 1-yard rushing touchdown by Malik Davis with 11:52 to go.
Scoring Drive: 7 plays for 51 yards, 3:01 time of possession.
Florida 31, Tennessee-Martin 0- 5-yard rushing touchdown by Lamical Perine with 4:49 to go.
Scoring Drive: 11 plays for 66 yards, 5:33 time of possession.
Florida 38, Tennessee-Martin 0- 9-yard touchdown pass from Kyle Trask to Jacob Copeland with 14:55 to go.
Scoring Drive: 6 plays for 43 yards, 2:17 time of possession.
Florida 45, Tennessee Martin 0- 16-yard rushing touchdown by Emory Jones with 3:55 to go.
Scoring Drive: 6 plays for 78 yards, 2:13 time of possession.