UT Athletics Economic Impact Report Shows Enormity of Football Program

The University of Tennessee released the Economic Impact and Community Benefits Report for its athletics department on Tuesday. The report was carried out by Pennsylvania-based management consulting firm Tripp Umbach and, according to the official press release, found that UT’s athletic department has provided “significant positive economic and communal impacts at the state and local levels.”…

Vols to Play Kansas State in Big 12/SEC Challenge

On Tuesday, Tennessee’s athletic department confirmed a report from Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports that UT will be hosting the Kansas State Wildcats as a part of the Big 12/SEC Challenge on January 28, 2017. During the 2014 challenge, the Vols played host to Kansas State, winning 65-64. Last season, UT traveled to Fort Worth, TX to play the…

Vols Pick Up Utah State Transfer Lew Evans

The basketball Vols added an important graduate transfer on Monday. Lew Evans, a 6’8″ power forward who averaged 8.4 points and 5.6 rebounds for Utah State in 2015-16, indicated that he will be transferring to Tennessee to play out his final year of eligibility. Utah State graduate transfer Lew Evans just committed to Tennessee, he…