Monthly Archives: February 2012

Leap Day 2012 Vol Stuff

Vols-LSU preview
http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2012/2/29/2831965/tennessee-at-lsu-preview  

Vols-Tigers tip it up in Leap Day matchup tonight @ 9pmET – CSS TV
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/022812aaa.html  

Vols bracket math; SEC, NCAA & NIT
http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2012/2/28/2829682/tennessee-bracket-math-sec-ncaa-nit  

Vols still have a shot at NCAA tourney
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2012/feb/29/vols-have-legitimate-ncaa-shot/?sportscollege  

Vols last 2 games are big
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2012/feb/29/vols-final-two-important/?sportscollege  

Jerrone Maymon’s work ethic impresses Martin
http://www.tennessean.com/article/20120229/SPORTS0601/302290128/Maymon-works-hard-Vols?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|Sports  

Lady Vols SEC tourney preview
http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2012/2/28/2829578/sec-womens-basketball-tournament-what-we-expect-for-tennessee  

Lady Vols boast strong women’s basketball tradition
http://www.tennessean.com/article/20120229/SPORTS06/302290047/Tennessee-boasts-strong-women-s-basketball-tradition?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|Sports  

Lady Vol Raven Chavanne is on a roll
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2012/feb/29/chavanne-still-roll/  

Lady Vols move up to 5th in tennis rankings
http://www.utladyvols.com/sports/w-tennis/spec-rel/022812aab.html  

Diamond Vols drop first game of the season
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/1162924.html  

http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2012/feb/29/-state-team-ends-vols-streak/  

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-basebl/recaps/022812aaa.html  

http://tennessee.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1337121  

Vol player performances at NFL combine
http://www.nooga.com/153996/uts-jackson-poole-look-to-boost-draft-status-at-nfl-combine/  

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/022812aaa.html  

http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1084988-tennessee-volunteers-football-updating-player-performances-from-the-nfl-combine  

Phillip Fulmer is on College Hall of Fame ballot
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/39524/fulmer-wuerffel-on-hall-of-fame-ballot  

A&M and Mizzou pay $25M to leave Big 12
http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2012/football/ncaa/02/28/big.12.buyouts.ap/index.html?sct=cf_t2_a3  

College pipelines to the NFL
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/39526/college-pipelines-to-the-nfl  

Vol Stuff (2/28/12)

Vols-MTSU today, first pitch 4pmET
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-basebl/spec-rel/022712aac.html  

Lady Vols Chavanne & Renfroe rack up performance honors
http://www.utladyvols.com/sports/w-softbl/spec-rel/022712aaa.html  

Martin & Vols turn losses into progress
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2012/feb/28/tennessee-martins-vols-turn-losses-to-progress/?sportscollege  

Students & fans should enjoy the rise of the Diamond Vols
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2012/feb/28/students-should-watch-diamond-vols-rise/  

Jackson enjoys NFL combine experience
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/022712aaa.html  

SEC hoops teams search for defensive consistency heading into tourney
http://www.al.com/sports/index.ssf/2012/02/sec_hoops_teams_search_for_def.html  

SEC hoops power rankings
http://espn.go.com/blog/collegebasketballnation/post/_/id/50210/conference-power-rankings-sec-12  

Who in the SEC returns the most touchdown makers for 2012?
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/39495/who-returns-the-touchdown-makers-2  

Spurrier touts his recruiting success at SC
http://blogs.ajc.com/recruiting/2012/02/27/steve-spurrier-i-didnt-hear-much-about-my-retirement-this-year/?cxntfid=blogs_recruiting  

Vol Stuff (2/27/12)

Lady Vols take care of Florida on Senior Day
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2012/feb/27/lady-vols-take-final-home-game/  

http://www.utladyvols.com/sports/w-baskbl/recaps/022612aaa.html  

http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2012/2/26/2826559/at-arms-length-tennessee-lady-vols-75-florida-gators-59  

http://www.tennessean.com/article/20120227/SPORTS0601/302270022/Lady-Vols-prepared-postseason-run?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|Sports  

http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1081718-seniors-lead-way-in-lady-vols-75-59-win-over-florida  

The Pat Summitt era winding down
http://www.shoppernewsnow.com/columnTemplates/west.aspx  

If only Pat Summitt could coach forever
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2012/feb/27/if-only-pat-could-coach-forever/?sportsColumns  

With another weekend sweep, Diamond Vols move to 7-0
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/1162168.html 

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-basebl/recaps/022612aaa.html   

http://tennessee.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1336225  

Renfroe pitches Lady Vols to 10th win
http://www.utladyvols.com/sports/w-softbl/recaps/022612aaa.html  

Vol netters top Boise State 4-1
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-tennis/recaps/022612aae.html  

The math says Vols have a shot at a #2 seed in SEC tourney
http://blogs.orlandosentinel.com/sports_college_uf/2012/02/florida-clinches-sec-tournament-bye.html  

5 Vols to watch in spring camp
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1081503-tennessee-volunteers-football-5-players-who-need-a-great-spring-performance  

Lane Kiffin’s 09 recruiting class ranks as #1 on the unlucky 13 ranking of recruiting classes
http://footballrecruiting.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1336343  

Rocky Top weekend rewind
http://www.utsports.com/genrel/022712aab.html  

 

Vol Stuff (2/26/12)

Diamond Vols go for another series sweep today, first pitch noon ET
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-basebl/spec-rel/022312aae.html  

Lady Vols tip it up today with Florida @ 3:30pmET – ESPNU TV
http://www.utladyvols.com/sports/w-baskbl/spec-rel/022512aab.html  

Vols get it done down the stretch to pick up another SEC road W
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/1162005.html  

http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2012/2/25/2824928/tennessee-73-south-carolina-64-its-the-final-countdown  

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-baskbl/recaps/022512aaa.html  

http://www.tennessean.com/article/20120226/SPORTS0601/302260077/Timely-defense-keeps-Vols-hunt?odyssey=mod|newswell|text|Sports|p  

http://southcarolina.247sports.com/Article/Vols-overcome-turnovers-Gamecocks-63109  

Diamond Vols squeeze by 3-2 to remain undefeated
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/1161909.html  

http://tennessee.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1335909  

Lady Vols win another shut out 6-0
http://www.utladyvols.com/sports/w-softbl/recaps/022512aab.html  

Lady Vol netters shut out UCF
http://www.utladyvols.com/sports/w-tennis/recaps/022512aaa.html  

Vol netters shut out Texas Tech
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-tennis/recaps/022512aab.html  

The 4 most painful Vol losses in the post-Fulmer era
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1079560-tennessee-volunteers-4-most-heartbreaking-losses-since-phillip-fulmer-left  

SEC still unsure of future football schedules
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2012/feb/26/ut-bama-georgia-auburn-series-at-risk/?sports  

Men at the controls of BCS want to leave a legacy
http://www.cbssports.com/collegefootball/story/17427029/men-who-control-college-football-eyeing-plusone-for-their-own-legacy  

 

Vol Stuff (2/25/12)

Undefeated Diamond Vols continue weekend series today, first pitch 1pmET
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-basebl/spec-rel/022312aae.html  

Diamond Vols now 5-0 after 9-2 win over defending Big East champion
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/1161690.html  

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-basebl/recaps/022412aaa.html  

http://tnjn.com/2012/feb/24/baseball-beats-seton-hall-off-/  

http://tennessee.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1335693  

Vols tip it up with SC tonight @ 8pmET – FSS TV
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/022412aab.html  

Vols looking for another SEC road win
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/1161807.html  

http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2012/feb/25/ut-seeks-second-road-win/?sportscollege  

Lady Vol netters take on UCF
http://www.utladyvols.com/sports/w-tennis/spec-rel/022412aab.html  

Vol netters take on Clemson today
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-tennis/spec-rel/022412aab.html  

Lady Vols searching for answers after latest home court loss
http://www.tennessean.com/article/20120225/SPORTS0601/302250024/Latest-loss-leaves-Lady-Vols-looking-answers?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|Sports  

QB’s making a comeback in the SEC
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/39393/quarterbacks-making-a-comeback-in-sec  

ACC files complaint with SEC against Vandy
http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2012/football/ncaa/02/22/acc-sec-complaint.ap/index.html?sct=cf_t2_a10  

Kickoff rule changes set for 2012
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/39426/kickoffs-moving-up-to-35-yard-line  

College football hall of fame set to transition from South Bend to Atlanta
http://www.ajc.com/business/college-football-hall-closing-1361782.html#fadetoblack   

Vol Stuff (2/24/12)

Diamond Vols take on Seton Hall today, first pitch – 4pmET
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-basebl/spec-rel/022312aae.html  

Lady Vols take on Winthrop today in Florida tourney, first pitch – 3:30pmET
http://www.utladyvols.com/sports/w-softbl/spec-rel/022312aah.html  

Not sure what happened but Lady Vols give away any shot at SEC title with another upset home court loss
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/1161418.html  

http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2012/feb/24/hogs-upset-lady-vols/  

http://www.tennessean.com/article/20120224/SPORTS0601/302240071/Arkansas-drops-Lady-Vols-out-SEC-lead?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|Sports  

http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2012/2/23/2820558/no-championship-for-you-lady-vols-71-arkansas-72-ot  

http://www.utladyvols.com/sports/w-baskbl/recaps/022312aaa.html  

Lady Vol Glory Johnson named academic all-American
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/1161270.html  

Lady Vol Ellen Renfroe emerges as an ace
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2012/feb/24/ellen-renfroe-emerges-ace/  

Dooley speaks out on signing Georgia DB Deion Bonner
http://blogs.ajc.com/recruiting/2012/02/23/derek-dooley-defends-decision-to-sign-ex-uga-target-deion-bonner/?cxntfid=blogs_recruiting  

Vol Stuff (2/23/12)

Lady Vols tip it up with Arky tonight @ 7pmET – FSS TV
http://www.utladyvols.com/sports/w-baskbl/spec-rel/022212aab.html  

Vols rally to handle Ole Miss
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/1161053.html  

http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2012/2/22/2817870/bench-duty-tennessee-volunteers-73-ole-miss-rebels-60  

http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2012/feb/23/bench-play-key-vols-victory/  

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-baskbl/recaps/022212aaa.html  

http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2012/feb/23/tennessee-rallies-beat-Ole-Miss-after-slow-start/?sportscollege 

http://www.tennessean.com/article/20120223/SPORTS0601/302230067/Free-throws-make-difference-Vols-hold-off-Ole-Miss?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|Sports  

Vol Dwight Miller makes most of his opportunity
http://www.nooga.com/153881/vols-dwight-miller-makes-the-best-of-his-opportunity/  

Ole Miss post-game videos
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/022212aac.html  

Vols backcourt must get the ball into the paint for Vols to win
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1075980-tennessee-basketball-why-uts-helter-skelter-backcourt-must-become-facilitators     

Who has the edge at QB in the SEC?
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/39277/breaking-down-the-quarterback-numbers  

SEC 3 & out
http://cfn.scout.com/2/1161072.html  

Fans way to quick to condemn coaches
http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2012/writers/seth_davis/02/22/Hoops.Mailbag/index.html?sct=cb_t11_a0  

 

Vol Stuff (2/22/12)

Vols tip it up tonight with Ole Miss @ 7pmET – CSS TV
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/022012aac.html  

Diamond Vols win longest game in school history
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-basebl/recaps/022112aaa.html  

All things considered, Martin pleased with where hoops Vols are
http://www.nooga.com/153849/cuonzo-martin-pleased-with-vols-position-as-stretch-run-begins/  

Vol hoopsters not thinking about post-season
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2012/feb/22/vols-try-not-to-fret-about-postseason/?sportscollege  

An optimistic view of the 2012 Vol football season
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1074392-tennessee-football-one-reason-the-volunteers-can-beat-every-opponent  

Jackson & Poole set for combine
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/022112aaa.html  

Tauren Poole has much to prove at NFL combine
http://www.tennessean.com/article/20120222/SPORTS01/302220096/Vols-running-back-has-much-prove-NFL-Combine?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|Sports   

New playoff format shouldn’t hurt SEC
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/39184/new-playoff-format-shouldnt-hurt-sec  

2014 appears to be the year that BCS moves to a plus one format
http://brett-mcmurphy.blogs.cbssports.com/mcc/blogs/entry/29532522/34934781  

 

Vol Stuff (2/21/12)

Diamond Vols take on Western Kentucky today, first pitch 3pm
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-basebl/spec-rel/022012abh.html  

Lady Vols sweep SEC weekly hoops awards
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/1160464.html  

Cuonzo Martin has earned Vol players respect
http://www.greenwichtime.com/sports/article/Coach-Cuonzo-Martin-earns-Vols-respect-3344587.php  

NIT not a bad outcome for this year’s Vol hoops team
http://www.foxsportstennessee.com/02/20/12/Vols-Insider-Bubble-burst-but-NIT-isnt-s/landing_volunteers.html?blockID=669824&feedID=3731  

Trae Golden blame not needed
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2012/feb/21/cuonzo-martin-trae-golden-guilt-not-needed/?sportscollege  

The 20 best Vol defensive players in school history
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1071722-tennessee-volunteers-football-20-best-defensive-players-in-school-history  

Vols give back to community with support to punt, pass & kick event
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/022012aaa.html  

Vols opening day photo gallery
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-basebl/spec-rel/022012aaw.html  

Lane Kiffin laughs at the Tennessee blame game
http://blogs.ajc.com/recruiting/2012/02/21/lane-kiffin-laughs-about-tennessees-blame-game/?cxntfid=blogs_recruiting  

SEC hoops power poll
http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2012/2/21/2812947/sec-basketball-power-poll-february-21  

A plus one BCS format is coming but what will it look like?
http://www.cbssports.com/collegefootball/story/17355599/more-money-bowls-waning-popularity-driving-push-for-a-plusone  

http://aol.sportingnews.com/ncaa-football/story/2012-02-20/as-officials-discuss-college-football-postseason-further-expansion-lurks  

 

Vol Stuff (2/20/12)

First preview of 2012 Vols football
http://www.shoppernewsnow.com/columnTemplates/west.aspx  

Mannings expand scholarship endowment
http://www.utk.edu/tntoday/2012/02/16/mannings-expand-scholarship/  

Hold off on a Vols at-large bid for now
http://eye-on-college-basketball.blogs.cbssports.com/mcc/blogs/entry/26283066/34874610  

UT turning into Bama North?
http://www.al.com/sports/index.ssf/2012/02/ut_ad_dave_hart_dont_doubt_ant.html  

Lady Vol netters top Ohio State
http://www.utladyvols.com/sports/w-tennis/recaps/021912aac.html  

Vol netters fall to Pepperdine
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-tennis/recaps/021912aab.html  

Lady Vols slip by Ole Miss
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/1160041.html  

http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2012/2/19/2810239/press-b-for-somnambulant-lady-vols-66-ole-miss-56-press-b-for  

http://www.utladyvols.com/sports/w-baskbl/recaps/021912aaa.html  

http://www.tennessean.com/article/20120220/SPORTS0601/302200011/Lady-Vols-forwards-secure-victory-over-Ole-Miss?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|Sports  

Texas squeaks by Lady Vols 3-2
http://www.utladyvols.com/sports/w-softbl/recaps/021912aaa.html  

Rocky Top weekend rewind
http://www.utsports.com/genrel/021912aab.html  

Muschamp racks up commitments after Junior Day
http://footballrecruiting.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1333577