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South Carolina Blows Out Tennessee 82-55

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – Duane Notice scored 15 points, all of them on 3-pointers, to help South Carolina to an 82-55 win over Tennessee on Saturday. The Volunteers (15-14, 7-9 Southeastern Conference) cut the Gamecocks 18-point lead with eight minutes to go in the first half down to just a 38-34 deficit with 18 minutes […]
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Vols Jordan Bowden Expected to Miss South Carolina Game

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Tennessee coach Rick Barnes says guard Jordan Bowden has “a little bout of pneumonia” and likely will miss a second straight game Saturday at South Carolina. Barnes said Friday that Tennessee is “not counting on him playing at all” against South Carolina. Bowden’s illness prevented him from playing Wednesday in a […]
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Lady Vols Use Late Rally to Win Home Finale Against Florida

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Diamond DeShields returned to action and came one assist away from a triple-double Thursday to spark Tennessee’s comeback in a 74-70 victory over Florida. The Lady Volunteers (18-10, 9-6 SEC) outscored Florida 13-2 over the final three minutes and pulled ahead for good when Schaquilla Nunn scored on a DeShields assist […]
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Vols Land Future Football Series With BYU Starting in 2019

(utsports.com) KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The University of Tennessee football program announced Thursday the dates for a future home-and-home series with BYU. The two programs are set to meet in 2019 and 2023. The first-ever game between the Vols and Cougars is slated for Sept. 7, 2019, at Neyland Stadium in Knoxville. That game rounds out […]
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Vanderbilt Never Trails in Beating Tennessee 67-56

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Jeff Roberson scored 14 points and Luke Kornet had a double-double Wednesday as Vanderbilt never trailed in a 67-56 victory over Tennessee Vanderbilt (15-13, 8-7 SEC) has won at Tennessee (15-13, 7-8) each of the last three years. The last time Vanderbilt beat Tennessee in Knoxville three straight times was from […]
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Coach Warlick Hopeful Lady Vols Guard Diamond Deshields Will Play Thursday

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Tennessee coach Holly Warlick says she’s “hopeful” that Diamond DeShields will be able to play Thursday against Florida, a week after the junior guard left the court on a stretcher. DeShields participated in a portion of the Tennessee practice sessions that were open to the media Wednesday. She missed Tennessee’s 59-46 […]
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Chicago Bears Hire Mocs Defensive Coordinator Brandon Staley and Vols Assistant Zach Azzani

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) – The Chicago Bears hired three assistants on Wednesday, bringing in Vols assistant Zach Azzanni as receivers coach, and Chattanooga Mocs defensive coordinator Brandon Staley as outside linebackers coach and Derius Swinton II as assistant special teams coach. Azzanni, who replaces Curtis Johnson, was the University of Tennessee’s wide receivers coach […]
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Coach Barnes Hopes Young Vols Team Finishes Strong Down the Stretch

The Vols basketball team has a five-hundred record in the SEC with four games left in the regular season. If Tennessee’s young team can win out, they’d get to 19 victories. Said Barnes:”I think there are a lot of people that think that right now will be a question. How do we handle this coming […]
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Vols Breeze to Easy Win Over Missouri

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Grant Williams scored 25 points and Robert Hubbs III added 21 on Saturday as Tennessee breezed to a 90-70 victory over Missouri. Tennessee (15-12, 7-7 SEC) won for just the second time in its last five games. Missouri (7-19, 2-12) has dropped two straight since a three-game stretch in which it […]
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Lady Vols Diamond Deshields Carted Off Floor in Tuscaloosa After Collision

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) – Tennessee guard Diamond DeShields was carted off the court after a first-quarter collision Thursday night in the Lady Volunteers’ 65-57 loss to Alabama. DeShields’ head hit the body of an Alabama player about four minutes into the game. The 6-foot-1 junior guard left the court on a stretcher, was taken to […]