The Drive PODCAST: Tuesday June 14, 2016

R&R discuss Game 5 of the NBA Finals. Plus, Nick Carboni joins the show at 3:15 on his last day at WBIR. And David Lamm of 1010XL in Jacksonville joins the show at 4pm to talk about Florida AD Jeremy Foley’s retirement. “What You Talkin’ Bout” at 5:30.

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…