Chris Darrington joins Vols basketball

Rick Barnes added a fourth and final piece to the 2017-2018 basketball roster. Chris Darrington committed to Tennessee early Thursday afternoon. Darrington (Vincennes, IN) is a 6-1, 175-pound combo guard and is projected to play at the one and two positions. According to 247 Sports, he is a 3-star prospect and is ranked the No. 6 JUCO…

Does Barnes still have it?

It’s been a big day on the recruiting trail for Tennessee basketball. The Vols signed two four-star forwards which has been a position of need for several years. Along with 6-foot-10 center Zach Kent, Tennessee added Derrick Walker and Yves Pons. Here are some quick notes on the two:   Derrick Walker (Kansas City, MO)…

Tennessee-Auburn isn’t about Bruce Pearl

The shadow of Bruce Pearl isn’t hanging over tonight’s game. Tonight, Rick Barnes and the basketball Vols, winners of three straight and surging onto the NCAA tournament bubble, head to Auburn Arena to take on Bruce Pearl and his Auburn Tigers, currently 14-7 this season. Bruce and the Tigers bounced back nicely from a complete…

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Rick Barnes dismisses Detrick Mostella from the Program

Detrick Mostella is fading away. Per the University of Tennessee Athletics Department, Rick Barnes has dismissed guard Detrick Mostella from the basketball program. “I’ve always been very clear about the standards that members of this program will be held to,” Barnes said. “Those standards are very high, and Detrick unfortunately has not lived up to…