Schofield, Alexander Shine On Senior Night

On a night that started with joyous tears and ended with thunderous applause, Senior Night for the No. 5 Tennessee Volunteers had all the emotional appeal that any Vol fan would have expected it to have. Seniors Admiral Schofield, Kyle Alexander, Brad Woodson, and Lucas Campbell received the praise they deserved from Vol faithful all…

Seniors Will Look To Lead Vols Past Gators

The No. 1 Tennessee Volunteers are on a program-high 17-game winning streak heading into Saturday’s contest against the Florida Gators. The two teams may be trending in opposite directions, but caution is always required when these two rivals meet. Florida (12-10, 4-5 SEC) is looking to stay in contention for a tournament birth come March.…

Tennessee’s Offense Is Making the Leap

Back in the summer, when Tennessee basketball was getting tons of top five hype, I wanted to temper expectations a tiny bit: For Tennessee to play at a top-five level for a full season, you'd need the defense to be in the top five nationally again with the offense making The Jump from the low…

Lamonte Turner Is Really Good At Basketball

Lamonte Turner is the biggest recruit Rick Barnes has brought to Knoxville so far. He was 3/4 star prospect from Harvest, AL in the class of 2015. Lamonte wasn’t able to get eligibility this season but he will almost certainly be the Vols’ starting point guard next year. When I asked Coach Barnes a couple of…

NCAAM: Tennessee Tumbles in Forth Worth, 75-63

FORT WORTH, Texas – Second half woes continued for the men in orange Saturday as the Volunteers were unable to maintain a 14-point halftime lead, falling to TCU 75-63. The second 20 minutes began with a 10-0 run by TCU (10-11, 1-7) after taking advantage of two Tennessee turnovers. In just over two minutes of play,…