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Tennessee Football Announces 2020 Schedule

Tennessee Football Announces 2020 Schedule

Tennessee football released its complete 2020 schedule on Wednesday with marquee matchups against Southeastern Conference rivals Florida and Alabama highlighting the seven-game home slate. The Volunteers will also travel to Norman, Okla., for an early-season non-conference showdown with the Oklahoma Sooners on Sept. 12. The SEC released complete schedules for all 14 conference schools on […]

Tennessee Basketball’s Non-Conference Schedule Has Been Set

Tennessee Basketball’s Non-Conference Schedule Has Been Set

All of the non-conference games on the Tennessee men’s basketball 2019-20 schedule have been set. Click here to view the 2019-2020 Men’s Basketball Schedule After making back-to-back NCAA Tournament appearances and totaling 57 victories over the last two seasons, the Volunteers look to maintain their winning momentum. High-profile matchups against Washington (neutral site, Nov. 16), […]

Tennessee Football Camp Report: Pruitt Has Confidence in Team, Staff

Tennessee Football Camp Report: Pruitt Has Confidence in Team, Staff

Tennessee football head coach Jeremy Pruitt officially kicked off his second season at the helm of the Volunteers’ football program as UT opened fall camp on Thursday ahead of this fall’s first practice. Pruitt expects his squad to be much improved when the players take Haslam Field on Friday afternoon in part because the Vols have one […]

LVFLs Sweep WNBA All-Star Friday Night Competitions

LVFLs Sweep WNBA All-Star Friday Night Competitions

It was a Big Orange Sweep at AT&T WNBA All-Star Friday Night in Las Vegas, as former Lady Vol standouts Diamond DeShields and Shekinna Stricklen won the WNBA Skills Challenge and Mountain Dew Three-Point Contest, respectively, at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. DeShields, who also will play in Saturday’s AT&T WNBA All-Star Game as a reserve for Team […]

Vol Fans “Fed the Floor” At An Elite Rate At Thompson-Boling Arena

Vol Fans “Fed the Floor” At An Elite Rate At Thompson-Boling Arena

The NCAA shared its official men’s basketball attendance data for the 2018-19 season Thursday, and the numbers proved that Thompson-Boling Arena elevated its standing as one of the nation’s biggest and brightest stages for college hoops. Tennessee ranked fourth nationally in average home attendance, drawing 19,034 fans per game last season. And UT’s total home attendance of […]

Taylor Named to Butkus Award Watch List

Taylor Named to Butkus Award Watch List

Tennessee redshirt senior linebacker Darrell Taylor was named to the 35th annual Butkus Award Watch List, as announced Monday by the Butkus Foundation. The Butkus Award, named in honor of hall of fame linebacker Dick Butkus, has honored the nation’s top collegiate linebacker since 1985. Taylor is the first Tennessee linebacker to be included on the Butkus […]

Callaway Named All-SEC Second Team by Media

Callaway Named All-SEC Second Team by Media

Tennessee senior Marquez Callaway was tabbed an All-SEC second team selection as a return specialist by the media in attendance at SEC Media Days. Callaway has been one of the conference’s most dangerous return men during his time at Tennessee, racking up 389 punt return yards on 29 attempts while scoring a pair of touchdowns. His career […]

Tennessee Football Announces 2019 Fan Day for August 4

Tennessee Football Announces 2019 Fan Day for August 4

Head Coach Jeremy Pruitt and the Tennessee Volunteer football team invite fans to meet the Vols inside Neyland Stadium on Sunday, Aug. 4, for “Fan Day,” which will feature an open practice followed by an autograph session. Admission and parking are free for the event. Gate 21 will open for fans at 1:30 p.m. and the open […]

Big Night in Brooklyn: Three Vols Selected in NBA Draft

Big Night in Brooklyn: Three Vols Selected in NBA Draft

It was a night to remember for the Tennessee basketball program, as three Volunteers were selected in Thursday’s NBA Draft.  Grant Williams was the first Vol to hear his name called, as the Boston Celtics selected the forward with the 22nd overall pick. Admiral Schofield then was selected by the Philadelphia 76ers with the 42nd overall pick. Schofield […]

Vols Lead the Way at Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame Induction

Vols Lead the Way at Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame Induction

The 53rd annual Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony had a distinct Big Orange feel on Saturday night at the Omni Hotel. Three former Tennessee student-athletes, Peyton Manning, Charles Davis and Kara Lawson, and a pair of former assistant football coaches, David Cutcliffe and Kippy Brown, were inducted as part of the 2019 class, while […]

Vols’ Season Ends with 5-2 Loss to No. 14 UNC in Regional Final

Vols’ Season Ends with 5-2 Loss to No. 14 UNC in Regional Final

No. 22 Tennessee had its memorable season come to an end, falling to No. 14 North Carolina, 5-2, in Saturday night’s regional final game at Boshamer Stadium. A bad first inning on the mound and a tough night offensively were the difference in the game, as UNC completed a perfect 3-0 weekend in the regional […]

Five Vols Grab Six Athlon Sports Preseason All-SEC Honors

Five Vols Grab Six Athlon Sports Preseason All-SEC Honors

Led by two honors for rising senior wide receiver Marquez Callaway, five Tennessee football players recently grabbed preseason All-SEC honors from Athlon Sports. Callaway collected second-team accolades as a specialist as well as fourth-team honors as a wide receiver. Rising seniors Darrell Taylor, an outside linebacker, and Nigel Warrior, a defensive back, were named to the third-team defense, […]

Tennessee Basketball’s Grant Williams Decides to Stay in Draft

Tennessee Basketball’s Grant Williams Decides to Stay in Draft

University of Tennessee forward Grant Williams announced Friday his decision to forgo his senior season, and stay in the NBA Draft. Coming off a stellar Volunteer Basketball Season, Williams played a major part for 2018-2019. The 6’7 junior averaged 18.8 points per game, 7.2 rebounds, and a field goal rate of 56.5%. Williams announced in […]

Tennessee Athletics Announces Summer of Smokey

Tennessee Athletics Announces Summer of Smokey

Tennessee Athletics’ annual summer outreach tour takes on a different, more expansive look and feel this year, with the aim of blanketing the entire Volunteer State during the “Summer of Smokey.” Whereas in previous years the Big Orange Caravan made handful of stops in various cities around the state and Southeast region, the Summer of […]

Barnes Claims Another Coach of the Year Award

Barnes Claims Another Coach of the Year Award

During its annual Naismith Awards Brunch at the Final Four Sunday in Minneapolis, the Atlanta Tipoff Club announced that Tennessee’s Rick Barnes is the winner of the 2019 Werner Ladder Naismith Men’s Coach of the Year Award. Barnes was the runner-up for the award last season. He becomes the first Tennessee men’s coach to win the award, […]

Williams Named Unanimous Consensus First-Team All-American

Williams Named Unanimous Consensus First-Team All-American

After being tabbed a first-team All-American by the Associated Press (AP) on Tuesday, Tennessee’s Grant Williams earned unanimous consensus first-team All-American status from the NCAA. “It’s honestly incredible,” Williams said. “I never dreamed of earning this. I am thankful for everyone who has helped me reach this point. I want to thank my teammates, my coaches and […]