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Vols will wear 'Smokey Grey' jerseys in bowl to honor Gatlinburg victims [photos]

Published Dec. 10 2016

Gatlinburg recently was ravaged by devastating wildfires that damaged about 2,500 buildings and caused 14 deaths in the area in...

Coach Rick Barnes renews UNC rivalry for first time with Vols

Published Dec. 10 2016

Tennessee basketball Rick Barnes won five of his past six encounters with North Carolina and Roy Williams, and he informed...

Vols' Josh Dobbs 'definitely' expects to play quarterback in NFL

Published Dec. 9 2016

After playing the final game of his college career later this month, Josh Dobbs will move into life after being...


'Intense competition' already underway for Josh Dobbs' successor

Published Dec. 8 2016

Tennessee will have a new quarterback next season, and the competition to succeed the departing Josh Dobbs is already underway.

Vols assistant Larry Scott linked to two head coaching jobs in Florida

Published Dec. 8 2016

Larry Scott soon could have the opportunity to return to his home state after one season on Tennessee's football coaching...

Jordan Bowden makes quick impact after long wait on hometown Vols

Published Dec. 8 2016

Jordan Bowden grew up in Knoxville dreaming about playing college basketball for his hometown school, and he waited until the...

Top tackle prospect Trey Smith picks Tennessee Vols

Published Dec. 7 2016

One of the nation's top football recruits gave Tennessee a boost it badly needed Tuesday.

Freshmen Turner, Bowden catch fire in Vols' rout of Presbyterian

Published Dec. 7 2016

Before turning its attention to the top-10 team in baby blue, Tennessee's basketball team first had to handle the Blue...

Coach Butch Jones says Vols' finish to season 'unacceptable in our program'

Published Dec. 6 2016

The past two bowl games for Tennessee were about punctuating the end of a season of progress.

Butch Jones: 'Too early' to know if Vols will make staff changes

Published Dec. 6 2016

Changes to Tennessee's football coaching staff are all but certain.

'More control' has Shembari Phillips liking life as Vols' starting point guard

Published Dec. 5 2016

Tennessee's point guard by committee soon could be a committee of one.

Tennessee will play Nebraska in Music City Bowl

Published Dec. 4 2016

Tennessee's disappointing season will end with an in-state game against a fellow traditional power program.


Late-season flop means financial hit for Vols

Published Dec. 4 2016

KNOXVILLE — Tennessee's loss at Vanderbilt in last weekend's football regular-season finale did more than knock the Volunteers out of...

Confidence booster: Vols maintain momentum by thrashing Georgia Tech [photos]

Published Dec. 4 2016

KNOXVILLE — A 10-day layoff and the trip home across five time zones did nothing to slow Tennessee's momentum from...

John Fulkerson's energy and effort 'tremendous' for Vols

Published Dec. 3 2016

Tennessee's second basketball game in the Maui Invitational last week served as the coming-out party for freshman forward John Fulkerson.

Music City Bowl has 'a lot of interest' in landing Vols

Published Dec. 2 2016

Could Tennessee make a quick return to Nashville for a second Music City Bowl appearance?

Coaches turn focus to recruiting as Vols await bowl designation

Published Dec. 2 2016

Tennessee's football team will learn its bowl destination Sunday, but the coaching staff isn't simply waiting around to find out.

Barnes' Vols working to build on Maui Invitational progress

Published Nov. 30 2016

Tennessee won just one of its three basketball games in last week's Maui Invitational, but the positives from the trip...

UTC's Blackburn could be frontrunner for Vols' athletic director job

Published Nov. 29 2016

The list of postseason questions surrounding the short- and long-term future of Tennessee's football program includes the search for a...

Vanderbilt loss leaves Vols, Butch Jones with questions

Published Nov. 28 2016

Tennessee's 45-34 loss at Vanderbilt on Saturday night leaves fourth-year coach Butch Jones and his program at a crossroads as...

Sunday rewind: Vanderbilt 45, Tennessee 34

Published Nov. 27 2016

Tennessee's regular season ended with a loud thud in the loss at Vanderbilt.


Vanderbilt ruins Vols' big-bowl hopes, 45-34 [photos, videos]

Published Nov. 27 2016

Tennessee kicked off at Vanderbilt in front of a mostly orange crowd with a lucrative bowl game and the possibility...

Vanderbilt's Kyle Shurmur lights up Vols defense [photos]

Published Nov. 27 2016

As defensive coordinator Bob Shoop went to grab a drink of water before the start of the second half of...