Stories tagged: Tennessee Volunteers
Tue., April 18, 2017, 11:27 a.m.
Vols running back John Kelly thriving in new leadership role
Tennessee’s John Kelly is the unquestioned leader of the Volunteers’ running backs now that Alvin Kamara has entered the NFL draft. Kelly is the only Volunteer with more than 14 …
Mon., April 17, 2017, 8:19 p.m.
Tennessee’s Derek Barnett not a typical defensive end
Derek Barnett outdid Reggie White in sacks at Tennessee. Yet the pros aren’t sold on the Volunteers defensive end.
Wed., March 29, 2017, 5:53 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Mark Few reaching Final Four popular among coaching colleagues
Tennessee coach Rick Barnes said Gonzaga coach Mark Few reaching his first Final Four has been popular in the coaching fraternity. Few has heard from numerous colleagues, including longtime friends …
Tue., Feb. 28, 2017, 7:49 p.m.
Tennessee hires Kansas State’s John Currie as athletic director
Tennessee has hired John Currie from Kansas State to replace Dave Hart as the Volunteers’ athletic director. The school officially announced the hiring Tuesday. A press conference to introduce Currie …
Mon., Jan. 9, 2017, 10 p.m.
Peyton Manning, Steve Spurrier enter College Football Hall of Fame
Peyton Manning and his Southeastern Conference nemesis, former Florida coach Steve Spurrier, will go into the College Football Hall of Fame together.
Fri., Dec. 30, 2016, 5:47 p.m.
Tennessee beats No. 24 Nebraska 38-24 in Music City Bowl
Joshua Dobbs ran for three touchdowns and 118 yards and threw for 291 yards and another score and Tennessee beat No. 24 Nebraska 38-24 on Friday in the Music City …
Sat., Dec. 17, 2016, 11:05 p.m.
Zags face undersized Volunteers in Nashville
The rematch of last year’s Battle in Seattle between No. 8 Gonzaga and Tennessee is Sunday at Bridgestone Arena, home of the NHL’s Nashville Predators. Nashville is roughly 185 miles …
Sat., Dec. 17, 2016, 11:04 p.m.
Key matchups: Look for Gonzaga’s interior muscle to challenge Tennessee’s penetration
Tennessee’s challenge when facing Gonzaga in Nashville on Sunday will be dealing with 7-foot-1, 300-pound Przemek Karnowski and frontcourt mates Zach Collins, Johnathan Williams and Killian Tillie.
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016, 9:42 p.m.
Tennessee’s 31-year run in the women’s poll is over
Tennessee’s 31-year run in the women’s Top 25 is over.
Sat., Dec. 19, 2015, 10:27 p.m.
Domantas Sabonis’ big night leads Gonzaga past Tennessee in Seattle
Domantas Sabonis, Kyle Wiltjer and Eric McClellan led the way down the stretch as Gonzaga edged Tennessee 86-79 Saturday in front of a record Battle in Seattle crowd of 16,770 …
Wed., June 24, 2015, midnight
Gonzaga women’s basketball gets oral commitment from Jessie Loera
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team is going from guard starved to guards aplenty. Jessie Loera, who will be a senior next year at Moses Lake High and is regarded as …
Wed., April 16, 2014, midnight
Cal hires Tennessee’s Cuonzo Martin as coach
BERKELEY, Calif. – A more relaxed fan base, milder weather and a chance to coach at the top-rated public university in the country added up to Cuonzo Martin making the …
Sat., March 29, 2014, midnight
Wolverines withstand Volunteers rally
INDIANAPOLIS – Michigan coach John Beilein had watched his team blow almost all of a 15-point lead, and he was sure he knew how Tennessee would try to take the …
Wed., March 19, 2014, midnight
Auburn hires Bruce Pearl as basketball coach
New Auburn coach Bruce Pearl wasted no time making an impression. The former Tennessee coach sprung for pizza for several hundred students Tuesday a few hours after arriving in town, …
Tue., April 12, 2011, midnight
In Brief: Wizards hand resting Celtics overtime loss
NBA: The Boston Celtics didn’t play four of their usual starters, essentially setting aside their bid for a better playoff seed for the chance to give their top players some …