Tennessee Rumors & News

  • Tennessee lands grad transfer scoring machine James Daniel

    ESPN "Tennessee has landed the nation's leading scorer from the 2015-16 season. James Daniel, who averaged 27.1 points per game two seasons ago at Howard, told ESPN on Monday that he will spend his final season in Knoxville playing for Rick Barnes and the Volunteers. The 6-foot, 175-pound Daniel..." May 22

  • Georgia gets important win against Tennessee

    The Sports Xchange "J.J. Frazier scored 17 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, leading Georgia to a hard-fought 59-57 win over Tennessee on Thursday in the Southeastern Conference tournament at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn. The Bulldogs entered the SEC tournament in need of a deep run to earn an at-large..." March 09

  • Tennessee storms back, overtakes Alabama

    The Sports Xchange "Senior forward Lew Evans knocked down two 3-pointers in the final minutes, helping Tennessee rally past Alabama 59-54 on Saturday at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn. Evans finished with 13 points and freshman forward Grant Williams added 16 points and 10 rebounds as the Volunteers..." March 04

  • LSU dumps Tennessee, ends 15-game skid

    The Sports Xchange "Brandon Sampson scored 24 points as LSU ended a school-record, 15-game losing streak by beating Tennessee 92-82 on Wednesday in a Southeastern Conference game in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center in Baton Rouge, La. The Tigers (10-19, 2-15 SEC) won for the first time since Jan. 4, when they..." March 01

  • South Carolina dominates Tennessee

    The Sports Xchange "South Carolina senior guard Duane Notice scored 15 points and ignited a second-half surge as the Gamecocks smashed Tennessee 82-55 on Saturday at Colonial Life Arena in Columbia, S.C. Sophomore guard P.J. Dozier finished with 19 points, and senior guard Sindarius Thornwell added 15 points..." February 25

  • Vandy earns commanding win vs. Tennessee

    The Sports Xchange "Junior guard Jeff Roberson scored 15 points, and Vanderbilt never trailed in a commanding 67-56 win over Tennessee on Wednesday at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn. Junior Matthew Fisher-Davis added 13 points, and senior guard Nolan Cressler hit three of the Commodores' eight..." February 22

  • Williams, Hubbs carry Tennessee past Missouri

    The Sports Xchange "Tennessee bounced back from consecutive Southeastern Conference losses to Georgia and Kentucky with a 90-70 thumping of Missouri on Saturday at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn. In upping their record to 15-12 overall and 7-7 in the SEC, the Volunteers got a game-high 25 points from..." February 18

  • Kentucky gets back on track vs. Tennessee

    The Sports Xchange "LEXINGTON, Ky. -- No. 13 Kentucky, which had dropped three of six games after starting the season 17-2, avenged one of those losses on Tuesday night. The Wildcats routed the Vols 83-58 at Rupp Arena to improve to 21-5 overall and stay in a first-place tie at an 11-2 record in the..." February 14

  • Freshman Crump key in Bulldogs' win over Vols

    The Sports Xchange "Senior point guard J.J. Frazier scored 29 points, and freshman guard Tyree Crump provided a spark in his first career start, as Georgia overcame a double-digit deficit in the second half and beat Tennessee 76-75 Saturday at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn. Crump scored 13 points,..." February 11

  • Williams sparks Tennessee past Mississippi

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman forward Grant Williams scored 20 points and fueled a late Tennessee run, as the Volunteers rallied past Ole Miss for a 75-66 win Wednesday at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn. Senior forward Robert Hubbs III finished with 18 points, and Jordan Bowden added 12 points,..." February 08

  • Mississippi State rallies to beat Tennessee

    The Sports Xchange "Mississippi State overcame a 19-point deficit with a furious second-half comeback to beat Tennessee 64-59 on Saturday afternoon in SEC play at Humphrey Coliseum in Starkville, Miss. Mario Kegler had a team-best 17 points for the Bulldogs (14-8, 5-5). Freshman center Schnider Herard added 12..." February 04

  • Schofield, Tennessee topple Auburn

    The Sports Xchange "Tennessee led wire-to-wire and was on top by as many 22 points, showing little mercy on former coach Bruce Pearl and the Auburn Tigers in a 87-77 win Tuesday night at Auburn Arena in Auburn, Ala. Tennessee (13-9, 5-4 Southeastern Conference) won for the fifth time in six games. Auburn (14-8,..." February 01

  • NCAA appeals committee upholds penalties against Donnie Tyndall

    USA Today "The NCAA infractions appeals committee upheld all penalties against former Tennessee and Southern Mississippi basketball coach Donnie Tyndall, including a 10-year show-cause, one of the most severe penalties in NCAA history, according a person with knowledge of the decision. The person spoke..." February 01

  • Tennessee dominates Kansas State in SEC/Big 12 Challenge

    The Sports Xchange "Tennessee raced out to a big halftime lead and then cruised in the second half in a 70-58 victory over Kansas State on Saturday in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge in Knoxville, Tenn. The Volunteers led by 17 at halftime, and the Wildcats never got closer than nine points in the second half...." January 28

  • Hobbs helps Tennessee stun No. 4 Kentucky

    The Sports Xchange "KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Super Tuesday turned into Black Tuesday in college basketball as Tennessee stunned No. 4 Kentucky 82-80 on a night when the Nos. 1, 2 and 4 teams all lost. "Tennessee deserved to win the game," Kentucky coach John Calipari said. "It would have been a shame if we had made..." January 25

  • Hubbs, Williams pace Tennessee past Mississippi St.

    The Sports Xchange "Robert Hubbs III and Grant Williams combined for 36 points in Tennessee's 91-74 win over Mississippi State on Saturday at Knoxville, Tenn. Hubbs connected on 8 of 11 shots from the field, including his only 3-point attempt and finished with 19 points. Williams added 17 points. The..." January 21

  • Rebels top Vols, but guard hospitalized after seizure

    The Sports Xchange "Terence Davis and Sebastian Saiz recorded double-doubles to help Ole Miss beat Tennessee 80-69 in a Southeastern Conference game that featured a scary moment Tuesday night at The Pavilion in Oxford, Miss. Ole Miss senior guard Rasheed Brooks was taken off the court on a stretcher after..." January 18

  • Bone, sharp-shooting Tennessee topples Vanderbilt

    The Sports Xchange "NASHVILLE, Tenn.-- Nashville native Jordan Bone scored 23 points and had five assists as Tennessee shot 58.6 percent from the field in a road win against in-state rival Vanderbilt, 87-75, at Memorial Gymnasium on Saturday night. Guards Admiral Schofield (15), Robert Hubbs III (12) and..." January 14

  • Thornwell guides Gamecocks past Vols

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Sindarius Thornwell scored 22 points, leading South Carolina to a 70-60 Southeastern Conference road win over Tennessee on Wednesday at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn. The Gamecocks (13-3, 3-0 SEC) jumped on turnover-prone Tennessee early but didn't put away the..." January 11

  • Tennessee Vols dismiss guard Detrick Mostellla

    Tennessean "Detrick Mostella has been dismissed from the Tennessee basketball team for a violation of team rules, Tennessee spokesman Tom Satkowiak confirmed to GoVols247 on Tuesday night. Mostella, a junior guard from Decatur, Ala., averaged 10.5 points and 3.39 rebounds per game in 15 games this season,..." January 11

  • No. 24 Florida surges past Tennessee in second half

    The Sports Xchange "It wasn't the start Florida coach Mike White was hoping for, but he'll take the finish. Senior forward Justin Leon scored a career-high 19 points and sophomore guard KeVaughn Allen fueled a hot-shooting second half as No. 24 Florida fought off a gritty effort from Tennessee in an 83-70 win..." January 07

  • Macon's free throws help Arkansas beat Tennessee

    The Sports Xchange "Arkansas guard Daryl Macon made some critical free throws down the stretch as the Razorbacks outlasted Tennessee 82-78 in a Southeastern Conference game in Knoxville, Tenn., on Tuesday. After trailing for much of the second half, Tennessee (8-6, 1-1 SEC) got to within 62-61 after a 3-pointer..." January 03

  • Vols block Aggies in SEC opener

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman forward Grant Williams scored 12 points and blocked six shots, and Tennessee beat Texas A&M 73-63 Wednesday in an impressive Southeastern Conference road win at Reed Arena in College Station, Texas. Freshman guard Lamonte Turner added 14 points, and junior guard Detrick Mostella..." December 29