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Tennessee Lady Vols beat South Carolina again without A’ja Wilson: 3 takeaways

The Tennessee Lady Vols swept the South Carolina Gamecocks on the year without A’ja Wilson. Here are three takeaways from the Volunteers’ win. It was a sense of deja vu. The No. 15 ranked Tennessee Lady Vols closed out the regular season by blowing out the No. 7 ranked South Carolina Gamecocks Sunday afternoon, completing […] Tennessee Lady Vols beat South Carolina again without...
Via All for Tennessee
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

UNC Greensboro Beats Vols in Series Finale

Tennessee got its first series win, but was unable to complete the sweep. UNC Greensboro (4-3) avoided a sweep by defeating Tennessee (4-3) 3-2 on Sunday behind two home runs from Dillon Stewart. Tennessee starter Will Neely gave up one run on three hits in five innings of work, but Tennessee’s lone reliever, Garrett Crochet, surrendered the two solo home runs to Stewart in his...
Via Rocky Top Talk
5 hours ago

Tennessee basketball coach Rick Barnes far from satisfied after win at Ole Miss

Coach Rick Barnes wants to see a championship level of play out of Tennessee, so he certainly wasn’t satisfied with the 73-65 win at Ole Miss on Saturday. “A win is a win this time of year, but we were terrible coming out of the locker room in the second half, and it was the same the other night against Florida,” the coach of the No. 19-ranked Vols (21-7, 11-5) said on the SEC Network...
Via SEC Country
1 day ago

Men’s College Basketball: Schofield Leads Vols Past Rebels, 73-65

Tennessee sweeps another SEC opponent. After starting the season 6-2, head coach Rick Barnes and the Tennessee Vols were facing their third straight road loss as they traveled to the Pavilion to face off against the Ole Miss Rebels. Despite a 25-25 overall record in Oxford and a scary stretch in the second half, the Vols were able to sweep their fourth SEC opponent on the season...
Via Rocky Top Talk
1 day ago

Tennessee basketball: 3 takeaways from Vols 73-65 win at Ole Miss

Tennessee basketball looked sharp (sometimes) as they took care of business against the Rebels 73-65. Here are three takeaways from the Volunteers win. The good first half play was enough for the win as Tennessee basketball got back on track and ended the two-game road skid. Let’s pause and not get ahead of ourselves though. […] Tennessee basketball: 3 takeaways from Vols 73-65 win...
Via All for Tennessee
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Admiral Schofield jokes about Tennessee coach Rick Barnes trying to understand his players’ lingo

The Tennessee Volunteers picked up a big 73-65 win at Ole Miss on Saturday afternoon, keeping the pressure on Auburn atop the SEC standings. The Vols are solidly in second place in the conference under head coach Rick Barnes, and things are going well, except in one particular area. According to Admiral Schofield, Barnes is still behind when it comes to locker-room lingo. Schofield...

3 things from Tennessee basketball’s surprisingly easy win at Ole Miss

Admiral Schofield scored a career-high 25 points at Ole Miss, lifting Tennessee to the victory. The No. 19-ranked Vols (21-7, 11-5 SEC) clinched a double bye in the SEC Tournament with the 73-65 victory, winning in Oxford for the first time since 2011. The Rebels (12-17, 5-11), playing in their second game under interim head coach Tony Madlock, couldn’t overcome their cold shooting...
Via SEC Country
1 day ago

No. 19 Tennessee tops Ole Miss 73-65

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Admiral Schofield scored 23 points, Jordan Bowden scored 15, Lamonte Turner scored 13 and No. 19 Tennessee earned a 73-65 win over Mississippi on Saturday. The Volunteers (21-7, 11-5 SEC) jumped out to a 29-9 lead in the first 10 minutes and held off a rally by Ole Miss in the second half to earn the key road victory. Neither team shot well from the floor with...
Via MyNorthwest.com
1 day ago

Tennessee Wins Series Opener vs UNC Greensboro

The Vols used a big hit from Benito Santiago to get a Friday night win. Tennessee (3-2) struggled offensively in much of its series opener against UNC Greensboro (3-2), but a two-run double from Benito Santiago in the seventh inning gave the Volunteers their first lead and a 3-2 Friday night win. “It worked out well that he was there,” Tennessee head coach Tony Vitello said of Santiago...
Via Rocky Top Talk
2 days ago

Tennessee Vols video show: NCAA FBI scandal, previewing basketball games

NCAA FBI scandal and upcoming Tennessee Vols basketball games are the focus of our Volunteers periscope show for Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. It’s an ironic day for the Tennessee Vols. After a decade of basketball scandals, they were not named in the NCAA FBI scandal that Yahoo Sports reported on Friday morning. That’s pretty impressive, […] Tennessee Vols video show: NCAA FBI scandal...
Via All for Tennessee
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee basketball: NCAA FBI scandal shouldn’t affect Rick Barnes or Vols

Tennessee basketball Rick Barnes has a relation to the NCAA FBI probe from his time with the Texas Longhorns. However, it shouldn’t affect the Volunteers. See the way the fate favors Tennessee basketball? The Vols are once again dealing with a head coach who is connected to an NCAA investigation for something he did while […] Tennessee basketball: NCAA FBI scandal shouldn’t affect...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee head coach Rick Barnes previews Ole Miss

Ole Miss has a different face running the show now. Tennessee will get their second look at the Ole Miss Rebels on Saturday afternoon in Oxford. The Volunteers smacked the Rebels earlier this month, winning 94-61 in Knoxville. A lot has changed since that day, however. Most notably, a change at head coach for Ole Miss. Andy Kennedy was told that he would not return as the head...
Via Rocky Top Talk
2 days ago

Tennessee basketball coach Rick Barnes: potential injuries make for challenge at Ole Miss

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee basketball coach Rick Barnes knows to expect a challenge at Ole Miss on Saturday. The Rebels’ 12-16 overall mark and 5-10 league record don’t suggest much, but its  90-87 overtime win at Missouri on Tuesday night says it all. “After watching what they did against Missouri,” Barnes said Friday, “they’ve got a pretty good mindset right now.” The No. 19...
Via SEC Country
2 days ago

Preview: Tennessee basketball at Ole Miss basketball

On Saturday, the Tennessee Volunteers (20-7) will take on the Ole Miss Rebels (12-16) at The Pavilion at Ole Miss in Oxford, Mississippi. Tennessee is second in the SEC with a conference record of 10-5, and Ole Miss is tied for last in the SEC with a conference record of 5-10. The Volunteers, who are currently ranked 19th in the country, are coming off a 62-57 win over Florida, and...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

How Much Could a Double-Bye Help the Vols in March?

Tennessee basketball a two-game lead on third place in the SEC standings. In the past, having a double-bye has paid off. Can the Volunteers get one? It’s quite amazing that its last February and there is only one week left in the college basketball season. It seems like just yesterday we were talking about how […] How Much Could a Double-Bye Help the Vols in March? - All for Tennessee...
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Jeremy Pruitt’s recruiting philosophy has no borders: ‘I will go to dadgum China for him if he’s a player’

Jeremy Pruitt knows where Tennessee is at in the landscape of not only the SEC but also all of college football. As a first time head coach, he also knows what his biggest strength is: getting the best players to come play for him. Which is a good thing. Because recruiting is the starting point for Pruitt to bring Tennessee football back to where Volunteers everywhere want it to...
Via SEC Country
2 days ago

Tennessee football podcast: Commit Jackson Lampley’s importance to Class of 2019

Jeremy Pruitt’s first commit in the Class of 2019 likely will be the most important one in laying the groundwork for the class. Jackson Lampley plays for Montgomery Bell Academy in Nashville, Tenn. He’s been committed to the Volunteers for almost two weeks, and don’t expect it to change anytime soon. The 6-foot-4, 300-pound guard is on his way to being the leader of the class. Most...
Via SEC Country
2 days ago

Tennessee to host 3 intriguing Louisiana prospects as state becomes priority

Tennessee is looking to recapture its glory from the 1990s. Join us daily at SEC Country for the latest Tennessee recruiting news and notes on the next crop of Volunteers. Check out previous editions here. In this edition, we discuss Tennessee hosting some intriguing Class of 2019 prospects and the emphasis on the state of Louisiana. Trio visiting from Louisiana Tennessee will...
Via SEC Country
2 days ago

Tennessee Lady Vols dominate Florida: 3 takeaways from blowout win

The Tennessee Lady Vols destroyed the Gators Thursday night 70-42. Here are three takeaways from the women’s basketball Volunteers’ victory. Well at least they’re still dominating the bad teams. After two losses last week, the Tennessee Lady Vols got back on track with an insane blowout road win over the Florida Gators. Holly Warlick’s team […] Tennessee Lady Vols dominate Florida...
Via All for Tennessee
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee basketball: Rick Barnes publicly calling out Vols proves effective

Tennessee basketball head coach Rick Barnes’s method of publicly calling out Volunteers players has proven itself to be effective. Back in December of 2016, I wrote an article that you can see here saying that Rick Barnes crossed a line publicly calling out his players after a Tennessee basketball game. However, a year and two months […] Tennessee basketball: Rick Barnes publicly...
Via All for Tennessee
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee podcast: Vols basketball gets energizing win, but plenty more to fix

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee basketball got a much-needed win over Florida on Wednesday night, but the Vols still have their issues. Coach Rick Barnes said as much after the No. 19-ranked Tennessee program reached the 20-win plateau for the first time since Cuonzo Martin’s Sweet 16 team four years ago. RELATED: 3 things from Vols basketball special triumph over Florida  “This time...
Via SEC Country
3 days ago

Tennessee Vols morning report: Phillip Fulmer public comments

Tennessee Vols athletic director Philip Fulmer speaking along with basketball recaps and previews lead the Volunteers news for Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. The three major Tennessee Vols sports have a ton of news going on right now. When it comes to basketball, we recap a men’s game and preview a women’s game. And that’s just […] Tennessee Vols morning report: Phillip Fulmer public comments...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee DB Trevon Flowers: The 1-man secondary class Vols coaches can’t wait to mold

Tennessee is looking to recapture its glory from the 1990s. Join us daily at SEC Country for the latest Tennessee recruiting news and notes on the next crop of Volunteers. Check out previous editions here. In this edition, we discuss Tennessee, its defensive back haul in the Class of 2018 and how it fits into the roster. Trevon Flowers — A 1-man recruiting class Tennessee didn...
Via SEC Country
3 days ago

Here’s what Rick Barnes said after Tennessee’s win over Florida

Barnes seemed pleased with his team. Tennessee got back in the win column tonight with a win over the Florida Gators. It was another ugly game, but Tennessee got things done in the paint when they had to. Florida missing plenty of open jumpers helped too. Rick Barnes seemed pleased with his group tonight. Here are four key points from his press conference after the game. ...
Via Rocky Top Talk
3 days ago

Tennessee basketball coach Rick Barnes finally gets Jordan Bone on track

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee point guard Jordan Bone started the last 26 games for the Vols, but it had been quite a while since coach Rick Barnes trusted him to finish one. That changed on Wednesday night, with Bone assertive and effective running the point as No. 19-ranked Tennessee (20-7, 10-5 SEC) beat Florida (17-11, 8-7) by a 62-57 count. RELATED: 3 things from Tennessee’s...
Via SEC Country
3 days ago
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