Summitt Foundation Releases Statement on Pat Summitt’s Condition

Reports surfaced early Sunday morning that legendary Tennessee women’s basketball coach Pat Summitt is facing serious health concerns. Summitt was diagnosed with early onset dementia in August 2011 and she stepped down from her coaching position in April 2012. The Pat Summitt Foundation, a charity that was created following Summitt’s diagnosis that supports Alzheimer’s research,…

Tennessee Basketball’s Non-Conference Schedule is Set

The season is a long way off but we now know exactly who, when, and where Tennessee will be playing for its nonconference basketball games. For a team that has only one senior on the roster, UT’s nonconference games are a monstrous task. With national runner-up North Carolina and West Coast Conference champions Gonzaga, on…

Two UT Offensive Linemen Leaving Program

Vols’ offensive lineman Ray Raulerson confirmed on Friday that he and teammate Dontavious Blair are transferring from UT. “I really loved it at Tennessee,” Raulerson told the Knoxville News Sentinel, “But I’m going to go to a place where I have a better chance to play.” He went on to say that he had made this…

Five Vols Named on Athlon’s Preseason All-American Team

You know football is close when preseason All-America lists start coming out. Athlon Sports dropped their All-America team on Wednesday and five Vols made the cut. Running back Jalen Hurd is the only UT player on the offensive side of the ball that made Athlon’s list. He was named a fourth-team All-American. On defense, Derek Barnett…