Stories tagged: Tennessee Volunteers
UPDATED: Sat., March 17, 2018, 7:38 p.m.
Clayton Custer’s jumper took a friendly bounce off the rim and in with 3.6 seconds left, and 11th-seeded Loyola-Chicago beat Tennessee 63-62 in a South Region second-round game Saturday night.
UPDATED: Thu., March 15, 2018, 1:10 p.m.
Admiral Schofield had 15 points and 12 rebounds as Tennessee advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament with a 73-47 win over Wright State with coach Rick Barnes …
Mon., Dec. 11, 2017, 10:33 p.m.
Tennessee moves back into the top 10 after a big win while UConn continues to be No. 1 in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 3:53 p.m.
Tennessee has hired Alabama defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt as its head coach, capping a tumultuous search that cost an athletic director his job as the Volunteers attempt to recover from …
Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 8:36 p.m.
After the class picture of the latest Hall of Fame inductees was taken, Peyton Manning made his way over to Steve Spurrier for another handshake and some chit-chat before heading …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 8:50 p.m.
Tennessee AD John Currie was prepared to hire Mike Leach to become the Volunteers’ coach, according to one report, but “university officials wouldn’t allow him to.”
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 9:32 a.m.
Tennessee has scheduled an afternoon conference and is expected to provide an update on its tumultuous, embarrassing search for a football coach. The news conference will be led by Chancellor …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 10:30 p.m.
Leach’s departure would signal the end of a six-year run with the Cougars. During that span, the WSU coach registered a win-loss record of 38-37, had three winning seasons and …
Tue., Nov. 28, 2017, 6:45 p.m.
Let’s say you’re Tennessee athletic director John Currie, and your attempt at hiring a football coach just blew up in your face. How do you move on from that?
Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 5:19 p.m.
Tennessee athletic director John Currie is defending his coaching search and vouching for the character of Greg Schiano a day after negotiations between the two parties broke down amid a …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 26, 2017, 7:50 p.m.
Tennessee is no longer pursuing Ohio State defensive coordinator Greg Schiano to be the school’s new head coach, a person familiar with the negotiations told the Associated Press.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:31 p.m.
Washington State coach Mike Leach has no plans on leaving the Cougars soon, despite a FootballScoop report that linked him to the vacant position at Tennessee.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 6:34 p.m.
Ella Dederick made three stops in the penalty shootout to help lift Washington State to a 3-1 shootout victory over Tennessee, and into the round of 16 at the NCAA …
Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 7:16 p.m.
Tennessee began the season in the Top 25 and is ending it with a coaching change.
Tue., Oct. 31, 2017, 5:10 p.m.
Ten years ago, Angie Bjorklund’s dream was becoming reality.
Mon., Oct. 16, 2017, 6:12 p.m.
Ever since Pat Summitt helped her become a national champion at Tennessee, Michelle Brooke-Marciniak has found all kinds of ways to thank her coach.
Mon., Sept. 4, 2017, 9:53 p.m.
ATLANTA – No. 25 Tennessee rallied from a pair of 14-point deficits in the second half and stopped a 2-point conversion in the second overtime, stunning Georgia Tech 42-41 despite …
UPDATED: Fri., July 21, 2017, 3:49 p.m.
Tennessee defensive coordinator Bob Shoop doesn’t expect a lawsuit filed against him by his former employer to be a distraction as the Volunteers’ defense attempts to bounce back from a …
UPDATED: Thu., July 20, 2017, 1:17 p.m.
Tennessee doesn’t mind adopting an underdog mentality a year after the Volunteers failed to meet preseason expectations. The Volunteers have been picked to finish third in the Southeastern Conference Eastern …
Tue., April 18, 2017, 11:27 a.m.
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.
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.
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 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 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.
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.
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.
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 Top 25 is over.
Sat., Dec. 19, 2015, 10:27 p.m.
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
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 …