Monthly Archives: January 2019

Vol Stuff (1/31/19)

Vols a finalist for 4-star 2019 athlete

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/30/vols-are-finalists-for-four-star-athlete-in-2019-class/

 

https://atozsportsnashville.com/tennessee-vols-top-five-four-star-quarterback-chicago/

 

Looking back at 4 times Tennessee rehired a coach

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/01/30/tennessee-football-4-previous-rehire/

 

Sunseri leaving Vol staff to join Saban

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/30/vols-staff-member-joins-alabama-coaching-staff/

 

VFL Patterson believes he should have stayed for senior year with Vols

https://atozsportsnashville.com/former-tennessee-vols-wr-cordarrelle-patterson/

 

Rick Barnes and Tennessee’s basketball uprising

http://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/story/_/id/25871238/rick-barnes-tennessee-basketball-uprising

 

It’s time to appreciate Jordan Bone

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/30/column-its-time-to-stop-undervaluing-jordan-bone/

 

How old were you when Tennessee basketball last won 15 in a row?

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/01/30/tennessee-basketball-15-game-winning-streak/

 

Barnes updates Jordan Bowden’s status

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/30/rick-barnes-updates-status-of-jordan-bowden/

 

Grant Williams pays respect to Martin and SC

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/grant-williams-explains-why-he-respects-south-carolina-more-than-any-other-team-in-the-sec/

 

Lady Vols host UF tonight, 7pm tip

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/29/womens-basketball-hoops-central-lady-vols-vs-florida.aspx

 

Tennessee baseball announces 2019 broadcast schedule

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/29/baseball-vols-announce-television-and-online-broadcast-schedule-to-2019-season.aspx

 

Lady Vol softballer receives pre-season recognition

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/30/leach-named-to-usa-softball-top-50-watch-list.aspx

Which conference has won the most Super Bowl MVP’s?

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/sec-football/which-league-produced-most-super-bowl-mvps/

 

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Vol Stuff (1/30/19)

Newcomer QB Mauer has upside but will require development

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Brian-Maurer-Tennessee-Vols-football-quarterback-early-enrollee-128445146/

 

Tennessee pulls away to rout SC

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/1/29/18202760/tennessee-volunteers-vs-south-carolina-gamecocks-recap-ut-vols-sec-ncaa-mens-basketball

 

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-Vols-Basketball-No-1-Vols-stay-in-control-at-South-Carolina-128458371/

 

http://www.utdailybeacon.com/sports/bone-connects-dots-for-top-ranked-vols-in-win-at/article_e1eb9292-243a-11e9-a035-3b0ba9f7a3dd.html

 

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/29/mens-basketball-vols-beat-gamecocks-tie-program-record-with-15th-straight-win.aspx

 

Tennessee picks up another road win with a short bench

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/1/29/18202977/tennessee-vols-basketball-south-carolina-short-bench-jordan-bowden-injury

 

Bowden’s absence caught Tennessee off-guard

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-Vols-Basketball-Jordan-Bowdens-absence-caught-No-1-Tennessee-off-guard-128465561/

 

Vols-SC notebook

http://www.utdailybeacon.com/sports/notebook-no-vols-cruise-to-record-tying-th-straight-win/article_ac70aa64-2438-11e9-9974-4f1c6e9800fe.html

 

Lady Vol Green named SEC freshman of the week

http://www.utdailybeacon.com/sports/womens_basketball/green-named-sec-freshman-of-the-week-for-second-time/article_fb1074f0-2402-11e9-b571-979470ddd4a1.html

 

Lady Vols prep for road trip to UF

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/29/womens-basketball-hoops-central-lady-vols-vs-florida.aspx

 

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Vol Stuff (1/29/19)

Tennessee football recruiting – almost there

https://gamedayonrockytop.com/vols-recruiting-almost-there/

 

Vols pursuing game changer defensive back

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/28/coaches-tell-four-star-cb-he-can-help-change-the-program-at-ut/

 

Vols offer 2-way athlete

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/28/vols-offer-versatile-athlete-out-of-atlanta/

 

Vol coaches set expectations with recruits

https://atozsportsnashville.com/tennessee-vols-coaches-tell-recruit-think-ut-football-will/

 

UGA offers Vol transfer Wolf

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/report-tennessee-te-eli-wolf-receives-scholarship-offer-from-sec-east-rival/

 

Tennessee remains #1

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/sec-football/tennessee-remains-no-1-in-latest-ap-college-basketball-poll/

 

Vols take on SC tonight at 6:30pm, SEC Network TV

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/28/mens-basketball-hoops-central-1-tennessee-at-south-carolina.aspx

 

Vols-SC preview

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/28/what-to-know-no-1-tennessee-at-south-carolina/

 

Grant Williams racks up honors after big week

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/28/mens-basketball-williams-earns-sec-player-of-the-week-honors.aspx

 

A look into Grant Williams stats

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/27/mens-basketball-williams-analytical-breakdown.aspx

 

Grant Williams appreciates Tennessee fans

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/grant-williams-praises-tennessee-fans-after-big-win-over-west-virginia/

 

The Jimmy England memorial game

https://www.knoxtntoday.com/jimmy-england-memorial-game/

 

Vols avoiding noise ahead of SC matchup

http://www.utdailybeacon.com/sports/no-vols-avoiding-outside-noise-ahead-of-matchup-with-south/article_81a06d74-2366-11e9-8173-af15e0b366d1.html

 

SC appears confident heading into matchup with Vols

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/28/south-carolina-signee-says-gamecocks-will-bury-no-1-vols/

 

Tennessee’s biggest advantage against other elite teams

https://atozsportsnashville.com/tennessees-biggest-advantage-over-other-elite-teams/

 

Most first round NFL draft picks for each SEC team

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/sec-football/every-sec-teams-record-for-most-first-rounders-in-the-nfl-draft/

 

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Vol Stuff (1/28/19)

Visit to Tennessee changes things for top ranked 2020 tailback

https://tennessee.rivals.com/news/visit-to-tennessee-changes-mind-of-nation-s-no-1-tailback-zackary-evans

 

Fresh start for newcomer transfer Gibbs

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Deangelo-Gibbs-Tennessee-Vols-transfer-Georgia-Bulldogs-wide-receiver-128381803/

 

Super Bowl streak continues for Tennessee

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Former-Tennessee-Vols-in-Super-Bowl-streak-continues-John-Kelly-Cordarrelle-Patterson-128377883/

 

Looking ahead at the next week for Tennessee basketball

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/1/27/18199427/tennessee-vols-basketball-looking-at-the-week-ahead-south-carolina-texas-a-m

 

Vols can’t forget what got them to #1

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-Vols-Basketball-Rick-Barnes-says-Vols-cant-forget-what-got-them-to-No-1-ranking-128357429/

 

Breaking down what makes Grant Williams impossible to guard

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/1/26/18198572/tennessee-vols-basketball-grant-williams-breakdown

 

Vols-WVU photo gallery

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Gallery/Tennessee-Vols-Basketball-Photos-No-1-Tennessee-83-West-Virginia-66-128360027/

 

Lady Vols stop losing streak at 6 with win over LSU

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/27/womens-basketball-lady-vols-take-win-over-lsu-74-65.aspx

 

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Lady-Vols-get-back-on-track-with-win-over-LSU-128385277/

 

http://www.utdailybeacon.com/sports/womens_basketball/lady-vols-avoid-making-history-snap-skid-in-win-over/article_a20aa70c-2279-11e9-9055-67a3d2eae5f7.html

 

Defense helps snap Lady Vols losing skid

http://www.utdailybeacon.com/sports/womens_basketball/notebook-davis-defense-help-snap-lady-vols-losing-streak-with/article_bf688a1e-227c-11e9-95f6-7b21b8b74fc2.html

 

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Vol Stuff (1/27/19)

Tennessee offers 4-star running back

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/25/four-star-running-back-adds-vols-offer/

 

4-star linebacker prospect recaps Tennessee visit

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/henry-tootoo-linebacker-tennessee-alabama-de-la-salle/

 

4-star newcomer Fields a versatile addition to Vols secondary

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tyus-Field-Tennessee-Vols-four-star-defensive-back-early-enrollee-128335029/

 

Reviewing Tee Martin’s success in coaching wide receivers

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/LongFormArticle/Tee-Martin-Tennessee-Vols-assistant-coach-success-wide-receivers-128309263/

 

Top-ranked Vols pull away from WVU after slow start

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/26/mens-basketball-no-1-vols-pull-away-from-west-virginia-83-66.aspx

 

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-Vols-Basketball-No-1-Vols-clamp-down-on-West-Virginia-83-66-128345625/

 

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/01/26/tennessee-basketball-back-on-track-west-virginia/

 

Tennessee post-game observations

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/26/3-observations-no-1-tennessee-83-west-virginia-66/

 

Barnes explains decision to start Turner

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-Vols-Basketball-Rick-Barnes-explains-the-decision-to-start-Lamonte-Turner-vs-WVU-128350033/

 

Barnes post-game comments

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/what-rick-barnes-said-after-tennessees-blowout-win-over-west-virginia/

 

Hoops analyst believes Jordan Bone is Vols top NBA prospect

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/25/analyst-says-jordan-bone-is-best-nba-prospect-on-vols-team/

 

Lady Vols try stop losing streak today against ETSU,1pm tip – SEC Network TV

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/25/womens-basketball-hoops-central-lady-vols-vs-lsu.aspx

 

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Vol Stuff (1/26/19)

Vols running back signee a needed playmaker

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Eric-Gray-Tennessee-Vols-running-back-early-enrollee-profile-128302519/

 

Tennessee looks at how to reverse sagging attendance at Neyland Stadium

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-football-Neyland-Stadium-attendance-records-128298070/

 

Vols host WVU today at 4pm, ESPN TV

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/25/mens-basketball-hoops-central-1-tennessee-vs-west-virginia.aspx

 

Vols-WVU preview

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/1/25/18192475/west-virginia-mountaineers-vs-tennessee-volunteers-opponent-preview-vols-ut-mens-basketball-ncaa-sec

 

Vols prep for WVU

http://www.utdailybeacon.com/sports/no-vols-prepare-for-huggins-led-west-virginia/article_5787648a-20db-11e9-97c3-ff547c2d2da0.html

 

Vol hoops signee named McDonalds all-American

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/1/24/18196394/tennessee-vols-basketball-recruiting-signee-josiah-james-named-mcdonalds-all-american

 

Barnes says Vols have to get smarter on defense

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-Vols-Basketball-Rick-Barnes-says-No-1-Vols-have-to-get-smarter-with-it-on-defense-128302036/

 

Vols keep finding ways to come up big in crunch time

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/1/24/18195720/tennessee-vols-basketball-finding-ways-to-win-late-vanderbilt-grant-williams-rick-barnes

 

Jordan Bone playing with a quiet confidence for Vols

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-Vols-Basketball-Jordan-Bone-playing-with-a-nice-little-quiet-confidence-128270456/

 

Barnes has suggestions on tweaking SEC-Big 12 Challenge https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-Vols-Basketball-Rick-Barnes-suggests-tweaks-to-SECBig-12-challenge-schedule-128301767/

 

6 straight losses put Warlick squarely on the hot seat

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/1/25/18197082/tennessee-lady-vols-we-back-pat-but-do-we-back-holly-warlick-hot-seat-womens-basketball

 

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Vol Stuff (1/25/19)

Tennessee an early favorite for 4-star Memphis lineman

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/24/vols-among-favorites-for-four-star-memphis-ot/

 

Pruitt worked long & hard to bring Chaney and Martin back to Tennessee

https://atozsportsnashville.com/tennessee-vols-jeremy-pruitt-worked-long-jim-chaney-tee-martin-ut/

 

5 important off-season goals for Tennessee

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/tennessee-football-5-important-offseason-goals-for-the-volunteers/

 

OC changes that didn’t work out for Tennessee

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/01/24/tennessee-football-oc-changes-not-work-out/

 

Another Vol enters the NCAA transfer portal

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/24/report-another-vol-enters-transfer-portal/

 

Top Tennessee football coaches with a losing record their first year

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/01/24/tennessee-football-vols-losing-seasons/

 

Everybody wants to knock off the #1 Vols

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/grant-williams-on-tennessees-challenge-moving-forward-everyone-wants-to-knock-off-no-1/

 

It’s going to be a street fight for #1 Tennessee the rest of the season

https://atozsportsnashville.com/going-dogfight-tennessee-vols-rest-season/

 

Bone was special against Vandy

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/01/24/tennessee-basketball-grant-williams-career-night-overshadowed-bones-performance/

 

The good, bad & ugly from Vols win over Vandy

https://atozsportsnashville.com/vols-basketball-good-bad-ugly-tennessees-win-vandy/

 

Lady Vols collapse in second half in loss to ND

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/24/lady-vols-collapse-in-second-half-fall-to-no-1-notre-dame/

 

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/24/womens-basketball-lady-vols-fall-to-no-1-1-notre-dame-77-62.aspx

 

Takeaways from another Lady Vols loss

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/01/24/tennessee-lady-vols-irish-collapse/

 

Tennessee insider mailbag

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/24/insider-mailing-the-vols-are-number-one-edition/

 

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Vol Stuff (1/24/19)

Finishing out the 2019 Tennessee signing class

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/1/22/18190774/tennessee-vols-football-recruiting-finishing-out-the-2019-class-targets

 

Pruitt working on 2020-21 prospects

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-football-recruiting-Jeremy-Pruitt-checks-on-four-star-LB-Zykeivous-Walker-128234243/

 

Local running back prospect impressed with Tennessee staff

https://tennessee.rivals.com/news/local-rb-standout-tee-hodge-talks-tennessee-s-top-tier-staff

 

Newcomer profile – 4-star Ramel Keyton

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Ramel-Keyton-Tennessee-Vols-football-recruiting-wide-receiver-quality-addition-128176338/

 

Tennessee football staff payroll now tops $6M

https://tennessee.rivals.com/news/tee-martin-42

 

VFL Heath Shuler receives prestigious NCAA award

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/23/football-heath-shuler-collects-prestigious-ncaa-silver-anniversary-award.aspx

 

Top ranked Vols slip by Vandy in OT, no history repeat this time

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/1/23/18195074/tennessee-vs-vanderbilt-behind-grant-williams-big-night-no-1-vols-outlast-commodores-in-ot

 

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/-Tennessee-Vols-Basketball-No-1-Tennessee-escapes-Vanderbilt-in-overtime-128229345/

 

https://www.cbssports.com/college-basketball/news/tennessee-vs-vanderbilt-score-no-1-volunteers-survive-ot-road-battle-with-commodores/

 

http://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/recap?gameId=401082934

 

Grant Williams has record breaking game against Vandy

http://www.utdailybeacon.com/sports/notebook-williams-record-setting-night-paces-vols-to-ot-win/article_04fc73b4-1f8b-11e9-8d3b-27873cdb534d.html

 

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/23/mens-basketball-williams-record-performance-leads-1-vols-to-88-83-win-at-vanderbilt.aspx

 

Barnes addresses the difference in his two top ranked teams

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-Vols-Basketball-Rick-Barnes-explains-why-his-two-No-1-teams-are-totally-different-128182892/

 

Lady Vols host #1 Notre Dame tonight, 7pm tip on ESPN TV

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/22/womens-basketball-hoops-central-lady-vols-vs-no-1-1-notre-dame.aspx

 

Lady Vols attempt to get confidence back against top-ranked Notre Dame

http://www.utdailybeacon.com/sports/womens_basketball/lady-vols-looking-to-regain-confidence-against-no-notre-dame/article_d814c4fe-1f54-11e9-bb27-43d390a642fd.html

 

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Vol Stuff (1/23/19)

Vols a finalist for 4-star 2019 defensive back prospect

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/22/vols-make-final-four-for-2019-georgia-defensive-back/

 

4-star 2020 linebacker prospect to visit Tennessee this weekend

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/22/four-star-linebacker-to-visit-ut-this-weekend/

 

Vols are in position to land instate legacy prospect

https://atozsportsnashville.com/tennessee-vols-good-position-land-state-ut-legacy/

 

Tennessee announces 10 early enrollees

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/22/tennessee-football-announces-10-early-enrollees.aspx

 

Top ranked Vols tip it up tonight at Vandy, 7pm on ESPN2 TV

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/22/mens-basketball-hoops-central-1-tennessee-at-vanderbilt.aspx

 

Vols look to avoid repeating history tonight at Vandy

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/01/22/tennessee-basketball-dismantle-history-repeating/

 

What does history say about Tennessee being ranked #1 right now

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/22/what-history-says-about-vols-being-ranked-no-1-right-now/

 

Barnes thanks former Vol for helping build Tennessee’s basketball program

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/rick-barnes-praises-kevin-punter-for-helping-build-tennessees-basketball-program-he-was-the-very-first-to-buy-in/

 

Barnes is the difference in Vols staying #1

https://atozsportsnashville.com/tennessee-vols-staying-power-no-1-rick-barnes/

 

Comparing top-ranked Vols to Barnes’ last #1 team

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/01/22/tennessee-basketball-rick-barnes-teams/

 

Anything is possible for hoops Vols

https://gamedayonrockytop.com/anything-is-possible/

 

Lady Vols extend losing streak to 5 games with home court loss to Arkansas

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/22/tennessee-football-announces-10-early-enrollees.aspx

 

Warlick believes Pat would have been proud of how team fought

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/22/warlick-i-think-pat-would-be-proud-of-how-we-fought/

 

Takeaways from Lady Vols latest loss

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/01/21/tennessee-lady-vols-takeaways-arkansas/

 

Finebaum believes Fulmer’s hiring as AD is making a huge impact

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/paul-finebaum-says-phillip-fulmers-hiring-as-tennessees-ad-saved-the-program-from-literally-going-under/

 

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Vol Stuff (1/22/19)

Pruitt addresses the addition of elite UGA transfer Deangelo Gibbs

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/deangelo-gibbs-jeremy-pruitt-comments-addition-volunteers-football-2019/

 

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Deangelo-Gibbs-Tennessee-Vols-transfer-Georgia-Bulldogs-Jeremy-Pruitt-128122048/

 

Vol QB Guarantano looking for bigger things in 2019

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/01/21/jarrett-guarantano-i-am-coming-for-more-in-2019/

 

Tee Martin hire more than just about recruiting to Pruitt

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tee-Martin-Tennessee-Vols-coach-Jeremy-Pruitt-hire-more-than-recruiting-128111155/

 

Staff departures leaves Pruitt a void with special teams

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-Vols-football-coaching-staff-Jeremy-Pruitt-special-teams-Charles-Kelly-John-Lilly-128112079/

 

How should Pruitt arrange his staff?

https://atozsportsnashville.com/tennessee-vols-best-way-jeremy-pruitt-work-coaching-staff-assignments/

 

Tennessee has sent more players to the Super Bowl than any other SEC team

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/super-bowl-53-tennessee-volunteers-players-sent-all-time-sec/

 

ESPN analyst believes VFL Kamara is best running back in NFL

https://atozsportsnashville.com/espn-personality-highest-praise-former-tennessee-vols-rb-alvin-kamara/

 

Tennessee moves to the top of college basketball rankings

https://utsports.com/news/2019/1/21/mens-basketball-top-spot-tennessee-ascends-to-no-1-in-ap-rankings.aspx

 

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/tennessee-volunteers-no-1-ranking-ap-poll-baskeball-rick-barnes/

 

Tennessee basketball makes history

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/01/21/tennessee-basketball-vols-no-1-polls/

 

Tennessee fans should enjoy the #1 hoops ranking

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Rucker-Enjoy-this-No-1-ranking-Tennessee-Vols-fans-You-earned-it-128125515/

 

Vanderbilt is different (Marvin West)

https://www.knoxtntoday.com/vanderbilt-is-different/

 

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