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...
MEMPHIS -- Jarnell Stokes makes no bones about it. He'd love to stay home and play for his favorite team. His trips around Memphis would now include his seat belt, and his FedExForum seat would be a big upgrade.
"I grew up watching them. I was a season-ticket holder in the nose bleed just three years ago," Stokes, the former Tennessee forward, said following a pre-draft...
Name: Jarnell Stokes Age: 20 School: Tennessee
Height: 6’8½ Weight: 262 Projected Position: PF
15.1 ppg, 10.6 rpg, 2.0 apg, 0.9 spg, 1.1 bpg, 2.6 tpg (32.4 minutes per game)
53.1 FG%, 69.6 FT%, 57.6 TS%, 53.1 eFG%
24.6 USG%, 15.3 ORB%, 23.1 DREB%, 19.2 TRB%
SKILLS & ATHLETIC BREAKDOWN
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...
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...
Via AP on Fox
February 18, 2014
Jarnell Stokes pulls down one of his team high 18 rebounds in Saturday night’s victory over USC Upstate (Photo Credit: UTsports.com)
After suffering a season opening loss on the road Tuesday night, Tennessee basketball returned to Knoxville, Tenn. for the Volunteers home opener.
After a slow start the Vols were able to regroup and bounce back Saturday night in Thompson Boling Arena...
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Tennessee power forward Jarnell Stokes is a big dude. Coming in at 6′ 8″ and 270 pounds, Stokes has become a physical force in only one year of action. Yes, Jarnell has size, but that is standard for a Division I basketball player. What is not standard is what we are seeing from his little brother, Isaiah, an eighth grader currently terrifying kids on the football field. The...