Sports - College - VOLS

Glimpses given ahead of Tennessee's Nike changeover

Published Jul. 1 2015

KNOXVILLE — With the countdown clock dwindling toward Tennessee's official apparel provider switch from Adidas to Nike, it's been full...

Vols' Rick Barnes 'really pleased' as he adjusts to new team

Published Jun. 30 2015

KNOXVILLE -- When Rick Barnes took over as Tennessee's basketball coach, his players probably knew more about him than he...

Rick Barnes responds strongly to academic misconduct allegations at Texas

Published Jun. 29 2015

Tennessee basketball coach Rick Barnes had some strong words in his first public response to a recent report that alleged...

UT set for long-awaited switch to the Swoosh on Wednesday

Published Jun. 28 2015

KNOXVILLE — After 17 months of anticipation, mystery and a little bit of controversy, the circled date almost has arrived.

Canadian connection: Ray Kasongo, Kyle Alexander provide size for Vols

Published Jun. 28 2015

KNOXVILLE — It didn't take long for Ray Kasongo and Kyle Alexander to realize they weren't in Canada anymore.

MUS linebacker Hart commits to Tennessee Vols

Published Jun. 27 2015

KNOXVILLE — Tennessee will go into the two-week dead period for college football recruiting on the heels of another commitment...

Tennessee's Moore has mastered adjustment in time with Vols

Published Jun. 27 2015

KNOXVILLE -- Tennessee forward Armani Moore's college career has offered him lessons on the importance of adapting to change and...

Some UT fans want Lady Vols nickname to remain for all women's sports

Published Jun. 27 2015

KNOXVILLE -- The University of Tennessee's decision to eliminate the Lady Volunteers nickname in all sports but women's basketball is...

'Process of work' shortens NBA draft wait for Josh Richardson

Published Jun. 26 2015

Josh Richardson spent enough time waiting in airports across the country during the past few weeks that waiting a little...

Heat draft Vols' Richardson with 40th pick

Published Jun. 26 2015

KNOXVILLE — Josh Richardson better have some sunscreen handy.

Johnny Majors believes Lane Kiffin would have won with the Vols had he stayed

Published Jun. 26 2015

Johnny Majors went 115-62-8 as the head football coach at the University of Tennessee from 1977 to 1992, winning Southeastern...

Backers of Lady Vols nickname rally outside trustees meeting

Published Jun. 26 2015

KNOXVILLE -- As Tennessee prepares to eliminate the Lady Vols nickname and logo for all women's sports other than basketball,...

Former Vol Josh Richardson taken by Miami Heat in second round of NBA draft

Published Jun. 25 2015

The Miami Heat selected former Tennessee guard Josh Richardson with the 40th overall pick in Thursday night's NBA draft.

Vols' Richardson hopes preparation will pay off in NBA draft tonight

Published Jun. 25 2015

KNOXVILLE — The whirlwind of pre-draft workouts, airports and cross-country travel for Josh Richardson came to its close Wednesday.

Lady Vols' quest to become the Volunteers on July 1 won't be debated by trustees

Published Jun. 24 2015

Tennessee's plan to eliminate the Lady Volunteers nickname in all women's sports other than basketball remains off the agenda for...

Tennessee-Oklahoma set for 6 p.m. kickoff on ESPN

Published Jun. 18 2015

The SEC announced kickoff times for the first three weeks of the college football season on Thursday afternoon.

Veteran Vols adjusting to third coach of their careers

Published Jun. 18 2015

KNOXVILLE — Derek Reese knew something was up.

Phillips looks to reach 'next level' after sticking with Vols

Published Jun. 16 2015

KNOXVILLE -- Some five months before his first college basketball game, Shembari Phillips is far from a finished product as...

Police reports: Vols QB Jauan Jennings involved in fight at bonfire

Published Jun. 12 2015

KNOXVILLE — University of Tennessee quarterback Jauan Jennings is accused of being involved in an alleged fight at a bonfire...

Hart backs Barnes amid academic misconduct allegations at Texas

Published Jun. 11 2015

KNOXVILLE — The University of Texas said it found no information suggesting new Tennessee men's basketball coach Rick Barnes had...

Vols QB Jauan Jennings accused of assault, theft and vandalism

Published Jun. 11 2015

KNOXVILLE — University of Tennessee quarterback Jauan Jennings could face legal action in connection to an alleged incident that occurred...

Report: Academic misconduct occurred at Texas under Rick Barnes

Published Jun. 10 2015

A report by The Chronicle of Higher Education alleged multiple instances of academic misconduct occurred at Texas under basketball coach...

Junior college receiver Jeff George commits to Tennessee

Published Jun. 6 2015

Tennessee picked up a football commitment from junior college wide receiver Jeff George on Saturday.