Tennessee Rumors & News

  • 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

  • LSU 84, Tennessee 75

    The Sports Xchange "Thanks to one prized freshman, LSU survived an extended absence from another freshman to knock off 12th-seeded Tennessee 84-75 on Friday in the quarterfinals of the Southeastern Conference tournament at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn. Freshman guard Antonio Blakeney pumped in a..." March 11

  • Tennessee 67, Vanderbilt 65

    The Sports Xchange "NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- If Vanderbilt's postseason bubble bursts, it couldn't get more heartbreaking than how it happened in a 67-65 loss to Tennessee at the Southeastern Conference Tournament on Thursday afternoon at Bridgestone Arena. With Vanderbilt trailing nearly the entire way, guard Wade..." March 10

  • Tennessee 97, Auburn 59

    The Sports Xchange "Armani Moore scored 22 points, fueling Tennessee's 97-59 rout of Auburn on Wednesday in the Southeastern Conference tournament opener at Nashville, Tenn. Detrick Mostella added 17 points off the bench and Devon Baulkman finished with 16 points for the Volunteers, who will have a quick..." March 09

  • Mississippi 83, Tennessee 60

    The Sports Xchange "Sebastian Saiz had 23 points and 11 rebounds to lead Mississippi to an 83-60 victory over Tennessee on Saturday in Southeastern Conference play at Knoxville, Tenn. Tomasz Gielo contributed 16 points and seven rebounds as the Rebels (20-11, 10-8 in the SEC) won for the fourth time in five..." March 05

  • Vanderbilt 86, Tennessee 69

    The Sports Xchange "Playing against hated rival Tennessee on Senior Night, it was a super Tuesday for Vanderbilt as the Commodores coasted to an 86-69 win at Memorial Gymnasium. Guard Wade Baldwin IV had 17 points, seven rebounds and six assists, and was joined by forward Jeff Roberson (14), center Damian Jones..." March 01

  • Arkansas 75, Tennessee 65

    The Sports Xchange "Junior guard Dusty Hannahs scored 17 points to lead visiting Arkansas to a 75-65 victory over Tennessee on Saturday at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn. Senior guard Anthlon Bell scored 16 points for Arkansas (15-14, 8-8 Southeastern Conference). Sophomore guard Anton Beard added 10..." February 27

  • South Carolina 84, Tennessee 58

    The Sports Xchange "Junior guard Duane Notice scored 15 of his 17 points in the first half to help South Carolina roll to an 84-58 victory over Tennessee on Wednesday in SEC play at Columbia, S.C. Senior forward Michael Carrera had 16 points and 10 rebounds for his fourth consecutive double-double for the..." February 25

  • Lady Vols' incredible 31-year run in AP Top 25 ends

    Sporting News - NCAAB "The Tennessee women's basketball team's three-decade run of being ranked in The Associated Press Top 25 came to an end Monday, when the Lady Vols fell out of the poll for the first time in 565 weeks. Tennessee's streak began Feb. 17, 1985." February 22

  • Tennessee 81, LSU 65

    The Sports Xchange "Senior forward Armani Moore had 17 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists to help shorthanded Tennessee upset visiting LSU 81-65 on Saturday at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn. Junior guard Robert Hubbs III had 19 points and seven rebounds for Tennessee (13-14, 6-8 Southeastern..." February 20

  • No. 14 Kentucky avenges loss to Tennessee

    The Sports Xchange "LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Only 16 days removed from its most staggering loss of the season, No. 14 Kentucky set out to right a wrong when Tennessee visited Rupp Arena on Thursday night. On Feb. 2 in Knoxville, Kentucky blew a 21-point, first-half lead to lose to the Volunteers. Incredibly, Tennessee..." February 18

  • Missouri 75, Tennessee 64

    The Sports Xchange "Ryan Rosburg and Kevin Puryear combined for 38 points as Missouri recorded a 75-64 victory over Tennessee in Southeastern Conference play at Columbia, Mo. Rosburg made 8 of 9 shots and scored 21 points for the Tigers (9-16, 2-10 SEC). Puryear scored 17 points for Missouri, which ended a..." February 13