Found January 28, 2014 on Pro Sports Daily:
I wonder if Cuonzo Martin is starting to feel the influence of the Dooley Effect. Remember, Derek Dooley was Tennessee’s football coach for only three seasons before it was determined that mediocrity was unacceptable and he was fired. For those keeping score, Martin is in his third season as Vols basketball coach, and his team simply is not playing up to expectations. College coaches in major sports used to get at least four seasons to prove themselves. It was considered only fair. That way, they could get their own recruits into the program and chart their course. Those days are gone. By Year 3, you’re on the clock. Just as Dooley’s 2012 UT football team began to collapse with a 37-20 home loss to Florida, I wonder if the Vols’ horrible performance in a 67-41 debacle at Florida on Saturday was an aberration or a hint that more struggles lie ahead for Martin’s team. Games like the one at Gainesville expose UT’s shortcomings. With three seniors and two juniors in the starting li...

Tennessee Basketball: Vols full of energy in bounce back win

  On Saturday Tennessee basketball, who most considered an easy tournament team, was demolished down in the swamp by the Florida Gators. One of the Vols’ worst offensive performances of the season led to head coach Cuonzo Martin’s first loss to the Gators since taking the job in 2011. With the season dwindling down, seven losses already, and not many chances left to pull off...
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