MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Jordan Adams drew crickets. Jarnell Stokes stoked a fan base.
The Memphis Grizzlies took UCLA sophomore Adams with their No. 22 pick in Thursday's NBA Draft, a pick questionable to some, but maybe not as questionable to those who look at his strengths -- and analytics -- that look like a good fit for Memphis' needs.
Stokes stays home thanks a second-round trade...
Just two weeks after turning down the Marquette job, the Tennessee athletics department announced Tuesday that third-year head coach Cuonzo Martin has left the Tennessee basketball team to take the same job at California-Berkley.
This comes after Martin’s most successful season not only with the Vols, but as a head coach in general as he led the team to his first Sweet 16, and...
Tennessee’s stunning comeback against Michigan in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament Friday fell short after forward Jarnell Stokes was called for a controversial charge with six seconds left in the game. The Vols were down by 10 with under four minutes to play and rallied to make it a 1-point game with 13 […]
For the first time since 2010, Tennessee basketball will make an appearance in the Sweet 16.
Despite an up-and-down season the Vols have pulled it together as of late to make one of the more impressive runs in the tournament as of late. Their latest victim was a little redemption from last season’s NIT first round game against Mercer.
Tennessee disposed of the Bears by an impressive...
It only takes one to start a trend. Tennessee junior forward Jarnell Stokes took questions in the locker room after the Vols’ victory over Mercer in the third round of this year’s NCAA Tournament donning some Google Glass eyewear. We have no idea what purpose it served him, but reporters sure seemed to like it.
Jarnell Stokes wearing google glasses? pic.twitter.com/q1fJYmjYRQ...
For the first time since 2010 Tennessee basketball has made it to semifinal Saturday in the SEC tournament.
The Vols dismantled the South Carolina Gamecocks Friday afternoon 59-44, giving them their fifth straight victory, all of which they’ve led wire-to-wire.
While a win over South Carolina, who entered Friday’s game 14-19, it’s still big for the Vols for two reasons. First...
Jarnell Stokes had 20 points and 11 rebounds Tuesday night as Tennessee trounced Georgia 67-48 to snap the Bulldogs' four-game winning streak.
Stokes went 6 of 7 for 13 points Saturday in a 75-70 loss at Missouri, but he didn't shoot in the last 17 1/2 minutes of that game. Tennessee coach Cuonzo Martin quipped Monday that the Volunteers needed to pass the ball to Stokes more often...
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February 18, 2014
It’s hit or miss with Jarnell Stokes. There is no in between. Either you get a dominating performance accompanied by a win, or a soft performance with another debilitating loss. (Photo credit: knoxnews.com)
No, there isn’t an “R” missing in “Stokes,” and although I’m not Willis I’m about to tell you exactly “what I’m talkin’ bout’.”
Every basketball player...
Tennessee coach Cuonzo Martin has no doubt that junior forward Jarnell Stokes is one of college basketball's best big men.
''When you're talking about big guys, the way he rebounds the basketball, when he's moving and scoring the ball like that, there's no doubt in my mind,'' Martin said. ''I'd take him up against anybody.''
If the 6-foot-8 Stokes keeps playing the way he did in...
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January 21, 2014