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…

Show Me My Basketball Opponent: Louisiana-Lafayette

Some fun tidbits: This is the first time Tennessee has played Louisiana-Lafayette since December 29, 2008. Louisiana-Lafayette’s mascot is still the Ragin’ Cajuns. THE RAGIN’ CAJUNS If you think Tennessee’s 2017-18 was a thrill ride with a crushing disappointment at year’s end, talk to Louisiana-Lafayette. They were an absurdly fun story for the entirety of…

It’s Basketball Time In Tennessee

The 2018-19 basketball season will officially begin for the Vols as they open the season on Tuesday night against Rick Barnes’ alma mater, Lenoir-Rhyne. The Bears will travel from Hickory, N.C. to square of with the reigning co-SEC regular season champions. The Division II school shouldn’t provide much of a threat to Tennessee. The Vols…

Heads Up, The Vols Are Back

Photo by Trey Wallace/FOX Sports Knoxville Tennessee’s men’s basketball team held its annual Media Day on Thursday morning. Coach Rick Barnes kicked things off with a press conference which led into a gathering of players at Pratt Pavilion.    The whole team seemed very laid back, especially with the expectations that are on this squad…

Admiral’s Return Fuels Tennessee Basketball Hype Train

The hype surrounding the Tennessee Basketball team is nearing an all-time high, and that hype just continues to grow. News broke yesterday that Admiral Schofield announced his decision to return to Tennessee for his senior season. https://twitter.com/admiralelite15/status/1001554689408884736 Around two months ago Schofield declared for the NBA Draft, but he did not hire an agent. This…

Khwan Fore

Hit the Khwan: Tennessee Basketball’s Potential Defensive Star

First off, we gotta talk about this guy jumping out of the dang gym despite being an inch shorter than me. Hey @ESPNAssignDesk – Khwan Fore (@khwanfore_said) would like to humbly submit his application for the #SCTop10. @A10MBB#OneRichmond pic.twitter.com/2ibAvD1quM — Richmond Basketball (@SpiderMBB) February 25, 2018 Remember when people were super excited about Kwe Parker…