Vols Chosen By Media to Win SEC East

As many pundits predicted, press members at SEC Media Days in Hoover, AL chose Tennessee to be the champions of the SEC East in 2016 on Thursday afternoon. The Vols were voted to win the division by a large margin, receiving a total of 2,167 points which included 225 first-place votes. This marks the first time since 2005 that UT has been chosen to finish first in the eastern division. That year, Tennessee finished 5th in the east with a 5-6 record.

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