football-fbs flag

Andy Wittry | NCAA.com | October 14, 2017

WATCH: SC QB Jake Bentley consoles UT QB after loss

  Bentley picks up Guarantano after the Gamecocks' dramatic victory.

It took all 60 minutes to decide a winner in Saturday's SEC showdown between South Carolina and Tennessee. The Volunteers faced a third and goal on the game's final play from the Gamecocks' 2-yard line when Tennessee quarterback Jarrett Guarantano rolled to his right and threw a pass intended for receiver Brandon Johnson. The pass fell incomplete, sealing a 15-9 victory for South Carolina.

RELATED: Clemson's Dabo Swinney congratulates Syracuse after upset

In a respectful display of sportsmanship, South Carolina quarterback Jake Bentley found Guarantano, who remained sitting on the field after the loss. Bentley helped pick the Tennessee signal caller off the ground and gave him a hug before the two parted ways.

Watch the final play of the game below.

Here is the video of Bentley seeking out Guarantano and remaining gracious in victory.

College football scores: How Week 7 impacted the College Football Playoff race

Marquee matchups featuring top-10 teams, upsets and late-game drama are among the top highlights in Week 7 of college football.
READ MORE

3 must-watch non-conference women’s basketball match-ups this season

This season, there are several non-conference match-ups in women's basketball featuring teams with Final Four aspirations.
READ MORE

Women's college basketball rankings: The preseason top 10 for 2019-20

Here are the preseason Top 10 women's college basketball teams for 2019-20, ranked by NCAA.com's Michelle Smith.
READ MORE

Subscribe To Email Updates

Enter your information to receive emails about offers, promotions from NCAA.com and our partners