Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson and the Yellow Jackets will open the 2017 season tonight against Tennessee at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. (AJC file photo/Hyosub Shin)

Georgia Tech vs. Tennessee: Second quarter recap

To start the second quarter, Tennessee capitalized on TaQuon Marshall’s fumble. 

Tennessee drove 46 yards in eight plays, and on the last play, a one-yard run by John Kelly tied the game at seven. 

 Georgia Tech’s next drive ended with a positive outcome before the half. 

The Yellow Jacket’s offense had the ball for seven minutes, the offense completed 16 plays for 75 yards and KirVonte Benson ended the drive with a one-yard touchdown run. 

Score at the half: Georgia Tech 14, Tennessee 7

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