OXFORD, Miss. — Bo Wallace threw two touchdown passes, and No. 3 Ole Miss had another dominating defensive performance in a 34-3 victory over Tennessee on Saturday night.
Ole Miss (7-0, 4-0 Southeastern Conference) fell behind 3-0 early in the second quarter, but scored the next 34 points. With a relatively easy win, the Rebels continued their best start since 1962.
Wallace completed 13 of 28 passes for 199 yards, throwing touchdown passes to Vince Sanders and Evan Engram. Sanders had 108 yards receiving.
Ole Miss came into the game giving up just 11.8 points per game, which ranked first in the SEC and second in the country.
The Rebels stufed Tennessee’s running game and harassed quarterback Justin Worley, who threw three interceptions.
The Volunteers (3-4, 0-3) also lost a fumble.
A relentless Ole Miss pass rush had seven sacks, including 2 1/2 from star freshman Marquis Haynes.
Senquez Golson had two interceptions, pushing his league-leading total to seven.