Monthly Archives: June 2010

Vol Stuff (6/30/10)

A letter to Vol fans from Mike Hamilton
http://www.utsports.com/ot/hamiltonletter.html

 

Vol hoop signees impress with play in Rocky Top League
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2010/jun/30/vols-signees-impress/

 

Kiffin & Brown, on-going drama
http://www.tennessean.com/article/20100630/COLUMNIST0202/6300365/2165/SPORTS0601/David+Climer++Kiffin+s+fingerprints+are+all+over+Bryce+Brown+saga

 

Chalk talk with Vol Offensive Coordinator Jim Cheney (video)
http://utsports.tv/featured/chalktalk-jim-chaney/

 

Peyton Manning discusses Derek Dooley (video)
http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2010/6/30/1544992/video-peyton-manning-on-derek

 

South Carolina takes home NCAA baseball crown
http://rivals.yahoo.com/ncaa/baseball/news?slug=kr-gamecockstitle063010

 

SEC ramblings
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/980950.html

 

Lessons learned from this summer’s conference expansion adventure
http://www.cbssports.com/collegefootball/story/13580094/expansion-lessons-part-i-effects-felt-from-granddaddy-to-tv?tag=coverlist;coverlist_photo

Vol Stuff (6/29/10)

Can Tennessee really be the 6th best football program in the SEC?
http://www.gatorsports.com/article/20100627/ARTICLES/100629545/1136?p=1&tc=pg

 

Lady Vol Alda falls in US Open qualifying finals
http://www.utladyvols.com/sports/w-tennis/spec-rel/062810aag.html

 

Former Lady Vol Caitlin Whoriskey wins 2nd professional doubles title
http://www.utladyvols.com/sports/w-tennis/spec-rel/062810aam.html

 

5 SEC newcomers to watch this fall
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2010/jun/29/five-sec-newcomers-to-watch/

 

SEC keeps hoops tourney format for now
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2010/jun/29/sec-keeping-tourney-format/

 

John Calipari on how to lose friends and irritate people
http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2010/6/29/1542789/john-calipair-on-how-to-lose

 

Hoops an after thought in conference re-alignment considerations
http://sports.espn.go.com/ncb/news/story?id=5337620

 

The history of conference re-alignment starting in 1894
http://nbcsports.msnbc.com/id/37689691/ns/sports-college_football/

 

An early list of 2011 Top 100 prospects
http://www.maxpreps.com/news/-PAssWRSEd-lugAcxJTdpg/lemming-unveils-class-of-2011-top-100-football-players.htm

 

D1 ramblings
http://ncaafootball.fanhouse.com/2010/06/29/five-step-drop-a-canadian-pipeline/

Vol Stuff (6/28/10)

How challenging will 2010 be? (Marvin West)
http://www.shoppernewsnow.com/aWest.aspx

 

2010 Tennessee football predictions
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/412147-2010-tennesee-volunteers-football-predictions

 

Dane Bradshaw a popular Rocky Top league player
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/980376.html

 

Top 30 prospects for 2011 NBA draft
http://www.cbssports.com/collegebasketball/story/13566463/top-30-prospects-excited-about-2011-nba-draft-you-shouldnt-be?tag=coverlist;coverlist_photo

Vol Stuff (6/27/10)

Can Hardesty stay healthy for Browns
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/980099.html

Arkansas will jump from SEC to Big 12 when pigs fly
http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2010/writers/george_schroeder/06/22/arkansas-big12/index.html

Pac 10 commish says super-conference model will happen
http://content.usatoday.com/communities/campusrivalry/post/2010/06/pac-10-commish-larry-scott-superconference-model-will-happen-sometime-/1

Vol Stuff (6/26/10)

Vol hot QB prospects
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/980251.html

Preview – Tennessee vs Oregon
http://www.volnation.com/2010/06/25/preview-tennessee-vs-oregon/

Catching up with former Vol CJ Black
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/980227.html

Cats now have record for most 1st rounders in a single NBA draft
http://msn.foxsports.com/nba/story/john-calipari-kentucky-road-to-nba-draft-062410

Surprise, surprise – USC files appeal of NCAA sanctions
http://rivals.yahoo.com/ncaa/football/news?slug=ap-southerncaliforniasanctions

Vol Stuff (6/25/10)

Dooley brings new recruiting approach to Vol program
http://sports.espn.go.com/ncaa/recruiting/football/news/story?id=5322292

 

5 summer challenges for Vols
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/410839-five-biggest-summer-challenges-for-tennessee-football

 

Vols in the MLB update
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-basebl/spec-rel/062410aaa.html

 

SEC’s Top 25 players – #8
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/11415/the-secs-25-best-players-no-8

 

Gators & Tide keep adding the statues
http://www.commercialappeal.com/news/2010/jun/20/bama-florida-adding-to-sec-statuary/

 

The good, bad & ugly of NBA draft
http://nbcsports.msnbc.com/id/37916216/ns/sports-nba/

 

Kiffin as aggressive as ever in recruiting
http://footballrecruiting.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1097544

Vol Stuff (6/24/10)

Former Vol Andre Lott re-joins Vols to head up new character & academic program
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/979689.html

 

Rocky Top League round up
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/979677.html

 

Progress continues on expansion of Vols indoor tennis facility
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-tennis/spec-rel/062310aaa.html

 

5 reasons the SEC is so dominant in the BCS
http://www.foxsportssouth.com/06/17/10/Five-for-Five-Why-the-SEC-Will-Do-it-Aga/landing_sec.html?blockID=255607&feedID=3648

 

A rundown of SEC strength coaches
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/11487/a-look-at-the-sec-strength-coaches

 

A look at SEC non-conference schedules
http://blog.al.com/keepingscore/2010/06/sec_proves_is_strength.html

 

SEC’s Top 25 players – #9
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/11413/the-secs-25-best-players-no-9

 

OU prez confirms that OU, Texas A&M and Texas all had invitations from SEC
http://content.usatoday.com/communities/campusrivalry/post/2010/06/oklahoma-president-david-boren-says-sooners-texas-am-had-sec-invitations/1

Vol Stuff (6/23/10)

CFN preview matchup – Vols vs Dawgs
http://cfn.scout.com/2/979115.html

 

Tennessee the X factor in the SEC
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/409565-tennessee-the-x-factor-in-the-sec-pt-1

 

More Q&A with Mike Hamilton
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/979255.html

 

SEC Top 25 players – #10
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/11410/the-secs-25-best-players-no-10

 

Arkansas president indicates Hogs to stay in SEC
http://www.foxsportssouthwest.com/06/18/10/Arkansas-chancellor-Were-staying-in-the-/landing.html?blockID=256393&feedID=3742

 

TV now firmly in control of NCAA
http://msn.foxsports.com/cfb/story/TV-and-money-call-the-shots-in-college-conference-shakeup

Vol Stuff (6/22/10)

CFN’s 2010 Tennessee preview
http://cfn.scout.com/2/979104.html

 

Tauren Poole the frontrunner in a young Vol backfield
http://dailybeacon.utk.edu/showarticle.php?articleid=56886

 

Getting to know Vol hoops signee Jordan McRae
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/062110aaa.html

 

Manning scholarship winner announced
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/062110aaa.html

 

Hard to top Peyton as a Vol alum
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2010/jun/22/peyton-still-perfect-as-a-ut-alum/

 

Best Vols of the decade – offense
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/979016.html

 

Rocky Top League round up
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/979130.html

 

Former Lady Vol Caitlin Whoriskey has successful start to pro career
http://www.utladyvols.com/sports/w-tennis/spec-rel/062110aaf.html

 

SEC ramblings
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/978990.html

 

With conference re-alignment stalled, BCS becomes more entrenched
http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2010/writers/andy_staples/06/21/bcs-expansion/index.html

 

Forbes list of most disliked people in sports
http://www.forbes.com/2010/06/18/vick-tiger-woods-roethlisberger-business-sports-disliked.html
 

Vol Stuff (6/21/10)

TV taking a bite out of TN season ticket sales
http://www.tennessean.com/article/20100621/COLUMNIST0202/6210333/2166/SPORTS0601

 

Rocky Top League not all fun & games
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/978710.html

 

Can the Vols pressure the QB more in 2010
http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2010/6/21/1521919/10-questions-for-2010-9-can-the

 

Exclusive audio interview with TN AD Mike Hamilton
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/978860.html

 

In support of Doug Dickey (Marvin West)
http://www.shoppernewsnow.com/aWest.aspx

 

Pre-season countdown – #’s 96-100
http://collegefootball.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1095945