Gene Henley (Reporter)
Gene has been with the Times Free Press since July 2008. Prior to that, he spent three years covering sports for the Cleveland Daily Banner. He now covers Tennessee athletics, focusing on football and basketball. Prior to that he spent five years in the same capacity, covering UTC. Gene spent three years playing college basketball, then played a year of semi-professional before starting with the Cleveland Daily Banner in 2005. His passion is basketball, but he loves all sports of all kinds. He does consider himself a fan of the Bulls (NBA), 49ers (NFL) and Cubs (MLB) at the professional level. Gene lives in Cleveland and has a 14-year old son, Judah.
A victory against North Carolina would produce an NCAA regional crown for the Tennessee Lady Volunteers softball team.
The Tennessee men's basketball team got a commitment Friday from 7-foot-1 Uros Plavsic, a transfer from Arizona State.
Chelsea Seggern batted in six runs and freshman pitcher Ashley Rogers struck out 13 of the 22 batters she faced...
Former Tennessee forward Grant Williams re-affirmed his decision to remain in the NBA Draft, effectively ending his career as a...
The Tennessee softball program was awarded the No. 12 overall national seed in the NCAA tournament and will host a...
The University of Tennessee football program announced Thursday a nonconference contest against Troy on Nov. 21, 2020.
Former area standouts Ashley Rogers and Kaili Phillips were among five Tennessee softball players recognized by the Southeastern Conference.
In need of frontcourt help, the Tennessee men's basketball program found some Tuesday.
Mimi Collins is expected to transfer after one season with the Tennessee women's basketball program.
According to multiple media reports Wednesday, Tennessee forward Derrick Walker Jr. has entered his name into the NCAA transfer portal.
Two months ago, the Times Free Press posed five questions facing the Tennessee Volunteers football program heading into spring practice.
Admiral Schofield, Jordan Bone and Grant Williams shared the Tennessee spotlight for the past three basketball seasons.
Kevin Sherrer came to the University of Tennessee with the plan of doing his part to help the football program...
A quartet of Tennessee Volunteers have been given opportunities to pursue their football careers at the highest level of the...
Chris Rumph, Tennessee's outside linebackers coach and co-defensive coordinator, has seen a change in Darrell Taylor this offseason.
Tennessee women's basketball coach Kellie Harper announced the hiring of Lacey Goldwire as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator.
Now that the smoke has cleared from his flirtation with UCLA, Tennessee men's basketball coach Rick Barnes has a lot...
The NFL draft is in the state of Tennessee for the first time.
Brian Niedermeyer already has shown himself as one of the nation's top college football recruiters, to the point the Tennessee...
One can point to any number of reasons why Derrick Ansley left the highest-paying salary for a defensive backs coach...