Wiedmer: Sometimes older proves wiser with college basketball coaches

Published Apr. 2 2015

The email arrived early Wednesday morning. It concerned Tennessee's Tuesday hiring of 60-year-old Rick Barnes to lead its men's basketball...

5-at-10: Winston's appearance, Tiger sighting, good teammate and Rushmore of fools

Published Apr. 1 2015

From the "Talks too much" studios, here's hoping you a fine first day of April. Seriously.

Wiedmer: Vols lucky to land Barnes as new coach

Published Apr. 1 2015

KNOXVILLE -- Incredible.

Greeson: Business trumps fans for Chicago Cubs

Published Apr. 1 2015

The Chicago Cubs, a trendy pick to make a postseason run for a tortured fan base, have painfully reminded us...

5-at-10: Framing a Barnes hire, Saban's press conference playbook, Cubs being Cubs, Rushmore of monuments

Published Mar. 31 2015

From the "Talks too much" studios, thanks for a lively Monday Press Row, and buckle up — we got a...

Greeson: SEC should take lead in rejecting violent offenders

Published Mar. 31 2015

Second-guessing comes with the territory that is the upper crust of college football. Every big call is analyzed, every big...

5-at-10: Weekend winners, losers, Braves spring, Rushmore of sports doctors

Published Mar. 30 2015

It's Monday, you know what we do.

Wiedmer: Duke should now be NCAA favorite

Published Mar. 30 2015

Thirty-seven and oh ... no.

Wiedmer: Vols can't fill seats on the cheap

Published Mar. 29 2015

When completely full, the University of Tennessee's Neyland Stadium holds 102,455 football fanatics. When completely full, UT's Thompson-Boling Arena holds...

Wiedmer: Hart should follow Tyndall out UT door

Published Mar. 28 2015

The tweet appeared on the GoVolsXtra website at 3:18 Friday afternoon.

5-at-10: Tyndall out, Office romance, Rushmore of worst trash talk, UK's rank in the modern era

Published Mar. 27 2015

Good morning, and hope you are reedy for the looming cold snap.

Greeson: Tyndall reaches Hart-to-heart talk

Published Mar. 27 2015

Thursday night was apparently the witching hour for Donnie Tyndall.

5-at-10: Kentucky challenger, NFL, and UT Pro Day

Published Mar. 26 2015

It's Thursday. It's all here and it's all happening.

Wiedmer: UTC's Huesman says he won't be happy again until autumn

Published Mar. 26 2015

Wednesday afternoon was the kind of early spring day that can lead folks to play hooky. Abundant sunshine.

5-at-10: UT kicks off spring, Cracked Cavs, and NFL changes

Published Mar. 25 2015

Hope all is well in your world, and thanks for the kind words on Tuesday, and the support on the...

Wiedmer: Maybe Marshall to Bama not as crazy as it sounds

Published Mar. 25 2015

Atop the shiny hardwood court, between the perfectly painted white lines where wins and losses are recorded for history's sake,...

5-at-10: Calipari gets hosed, NFL news, golf tips and Happy Birthday Peyton Manning

Published Mar. 24 2015

From the "Talks too much" studios, want to guess who is not going to be nominated for rafting community dude...

Wiedmer: Warlick has Lady Vols looking strong

Published Mar. 24 2015

KNOXVILLE -- Thirty-seven-point-eight seconds from the finish, Tennessee women's basketball coach Holly Warlick threw up her hands in disgust. ...

Greeson: Vols time has come, now working to be title contenders

Published Mar. 24 2015

So it begins.

5-at-10: Who won the weekend, who lost it and paying college athletes

Published Mar. 23 2015

Hope you enjoyed the weekend. Was a crazy one around these parts.

Hargis: Total public-private prep split looms

Published Mar. 23 2015

The next step in what has felt like a painfully slow journey toward settling the public/private school debate in Tennessee...

Wiedmer: At tourney time, football sometimes seems less cruel than basketball

Published Mar. 22 2015

Saturday inside Thompson-Boling Arena was why (imagine your humble columnist swallowing hard and wincing as he types the following words)...

5-at-10: Madness reigns, UT hoops grade, Rushmore of SI swimsuit stars

Published Mar. 20 2015

It's been a fast week.