Tennessee loses quarterback Hooker to torn ACL

by Ricardo Gutierrez - Heisman Trophy candidate Hendon Hooker tore the ACL in his left knee in Saturday night's loss, Tennessee announced.

Tennessee loses quarterback Hendon Hooker to torn ACL 5:18 PM ET ESPN News Services No. 5 Tennessee not only lost to South Carolina on Saturday night; it also lost Heisman Trophy candidate quarterback Hendon Hooker , who tore the ACL in his left knee, the team announced Sunday. Hooker left the 63-38 defeat in the fourth quarter after falling and fumbling without being hit. He was 25-of-42 for 247 yards and three touchdowns before his injury. He didn't have his typical crisp game, overthrowing receivers and missing a few wide open throws. The Associated Press contributed to this report.