Vols Stay Poised, Hold Off The Cardinals

No. 5 Tennessee impressed on Wednesday night in what was its toughest test to date. The Vols defeated the Louisville Cardinals 92-81 in a barn-burner. The matchup was just what the Vols needed as a prelude to what will be an even bigger challenge on Friday night. The Cardinals threatened early by hitting three-pointers to…

Show Me My Basketball Opponent: Louisville

Hey, remember when Louisville had Lamar Jackson on their football team, two coaches that nearly everyone would kill themselves to get, and a basketball team coming off of a 2 seed in the NCAA Tournament with five of the top seven players returning? And now they have none of these things. Very funny! If you’ve…

Snap Reaction: Vols Beat Down By Missouri

If I had to describe Tennessee’s loss to Missouri in one word, I would choose “humbling.” The Vols were riding high coming off a 24-7 win against rival Kentucky. Many fans and pundits finally thought that all the hard work and practice this team has put in over the offseason was finally going to pay…

By The Numbers: Missouri

Emotions will be running high when Tennessee squares off with Missouri on Saturday afternoon. The Vols head into Senior Day with bowl eligibility on the line. Here are some key numbers to keep in mind for the matchup: 2 Two is obviously the number of quarterback Jarrett Guarantano. It is also the number of interceptions…

Tennessee Position Grades: Kentucky

Tennessee beat the No. 11 team in the country on Saturday! Okay, okay, Kentucky probably shouldn’t have been ranked that high, but still, it was a good win for the Volunteers. Here are the game grades by position group: Quarterbacks: B+ Jarrett Guarantano deserves more credit from Vol fans than he has been getting lately.…

It’s November, The Vols Are 2-0

As the clock was ticking towards zero on Saturday night in Neyland Stadium, Tennessee players were anxiously awaiting the chance to head towards the student section.  “Rocky Top” was being played and the Vols were soaking in a very big win over No. 11 Kentucky, one that looked even bigger outside the southeast. A big…