Tennessee Rumors & News

  • Tennessee uses 23-0 run to bury Presbyterian

    The Sports Xchange "Tennessee scored 23 unanswered points during a second-half run, led wire-to-wire and had its best defensive showing of the season in a 90-50 win over Presbyterian on Tuesday night at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn. Lamonte Turner came off the bench to lead the Volunteers with 24..." December 06

  • Tennessee uses balanced attack to rout Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore guard Shembari Phillips scored 14 points and orchestrated a balanced Tennessee attack, leading the Volunteers to an 81-58 blowout win over visiting Georgia Tech on Saturday at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn. With starting point guard Jordan Bone recovering from a stress..." December 03

  • Hubbs powers Tennessee past Chaminade

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Robert Hubbs III scored a career-high 28 points, helping Tennessee roll past Chaminade 95-81 Wednesday in the Maui Jim Maui Invitational at Lahaina Civic Center in Maui, Hawaii. Junior guard Detrick Mostella came off the bench to score 14 points, and sophomore guard Shembari..." November 23

  • Brooks leads Oregon to OT win over Tennessee

    The Sports Xchange "LAHAINA, Hawaii -- Dillon Brooks had time to drive to the basket, but the Oregon junior elected to pull up for a three-pointer that lifted No. 13 Oregon to a 69-65 overtime win over Tennessee in a consolation game at the Maui Invitational on Tuesday at the Lahaina Civic Center. Brooks hit..." November 22

  • Koenig carries No. 16 Wisconsin past Tennessee in Maui

    The Sports Xchange "It looked like it was going to be an easy morning game for Wisconsin when it scored the first 12 points of the game. But ultimately the 16th-ranked Badgers had to come from behind to get the win. Bronson Koenig scored 21 points as Wisconsin rallied for a 74-62 win over Tennessee in the..." November 21

  • Hubbs leads Tennessee past Appalachian State

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Robert Hubbs III paced a balanced and high-scoring Tennessee attack as the Volunteers picked up their first win of the season with a 103-94 victory over visiting Appalachian State on Tuesday at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn. The Volunteers shot a sizzling 55.6 percent..." November 15

  • Chattanooga takes down Tennessee

    The Sports Xchange "Justin Tuoyo and Tre' McLean, part of Chattanooga's talented returning cast, each posted double-doubles and the Mocs took down new-look Tennessee 82-69 on Friday night in the season opener for both teams at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn. McLean hit a jumper that put the Mocs..." November 11

  • 4-star forward Zach Kent commits to Tennessee

    Scout "2017 recruit Zach Kent just verbally committed to Tennessee, he tells Scout. "I loved my visit, the practice, the staff, and the players," Kent said. "I want to play with those guys. In order for me to achieve what I want UT is were I need and want to be." Kent, a 6-foot-9 post player, took..." October 30

  • Legendary Tennessee coach Pat Summitt dies at 64

    USA Today "Pat Summitt, who won more games than anyone in college basketball history, man or woman, died early Tuesday, five years since being diagnosed at 59 with early onset dementia in the form of Alzheimer’s. The legendary coach, who never had a losing record in 38 seasons, shocked the sports world in..." June 28

  • Legendary basketball coach Pat Summitt's family 'preparing for the worst'

    Sporting News - NCAAB "Legendary basketball coach Pat Summitt's condition has reportedly worsened, and family, friends and former players visited with her Saturday. The Knoxville News reported Sunday morning that the 64-year-old Summitt is “struggling” and family and friends are “preparing for the worst.”..." June 26

  • Tennessee forward Ray Kasongo to transfer to Iowa State

    Iowa State Daily "Tennessee transfer Ray Kasongo committed to Iowa State on Saturday. The 6-foot-8 junior made his announcement via Twitter after visiting Iowa State earlier in the week. " June 19