Patrick Brown has been the University of Tennessee beat writer since January 2011.
A native of Memphis, Brown graduated from UT in May of 2010 with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism/Electronic Media and worked at the Knoxville News Sentinel for two years on the sports editorial staff and as a freelance contributor. If it’s the NBA, the NFL or SEC football and basketball, he’s probably reading about it or watching it on TV.
Contact him at 423-757-6273.
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KNOXVILLE — Two weeks ago, it all appeared to be done and dusted.
KNOXVILLE — The first mention Tobias Harris saw of Cuonzo Martin leaving Tennessee for the head coaching job at California on Tuesday was a post on Twitter.
KNOXVILLE -- Cuonzo Martin is leaving Tennessee after all.
KNOXVILLE — It's always dangerous to put too much stock in the box score of a spring game, and it's possibly even more foolish to compare one year's spring game to another.
KNOXVILLE — The decision of All-SEC forward Jarnell Stokes to enter the NBA draft early left Tennessee's frontcourt in desperate need of help for next season.
KNOXVILLE — The first fan arrived at Neyland Stadium at 4 a.m. Saturday to start the line for the one-hour autograph session with Tennessee football coach Butch Jones and his players.
KNOXVILLE — The 129 points Tennessee's offense accrued Saturday certainly were misleading, given the modified scoring system used in the Volunteers' Orange and White Game.
KNOXVILLE — It didn't take long for Tennessee's Orange and White Game to turn into a showcase of the Volunteers' young offensive talent.
KNOXVILLE — In his first spring game as Tennessee's football coach last April, Butch Jones doubled between his role as a coach and ringmaster for a circus.