Originally written on Fox Sports Tennessee  |  Last updated 11/19/14
Tennessee forward Jeronne Maymon looks like a football player and, when he's on his game, plays like one in the post. Not exactly blessed with ideal height for his position, Maymon overcompensates with physicality. In matchups like Saturday's against Auburn, Maymon can simply overpower whoever's guarding him. That's why he came away with 15 points and 19 rebounds in the Volunteers' 64-49 victory over the Tigers, a win that prevented Tennessee from slipping to last place in the SEC. "I just try to go up there with two hands and control the ball," Maymon said. "That's just what we work on. Coach (Cuonzo) Martin and the rest of the staff make sure we do that at practice a lot so it just comes natural. I just try to stick to the principles." Maymon has been one of the few sources of consistency for the Volunteers. He hasn't matched the 32-point, 20-rebound effort he had against Memphis at the beginning of the season, but he's been a reliably, steadying presence in the post. He's scor...
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