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No. 23/25 Tennessee faces off against LSU in the “We Back Pat” weekend game this Sunday at 1 p.m. in Thompson-Boling Arena. The Lady Vols will look to improve their 15-4 regular season record and their 5-1 SEC record, while the Lady Tigers will look to do the same as they currently sit 14-4 …

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Tennessee is set to be in the national spotlight as the Vols travel to Kansas to take on the Jayhawks as part of the SEC-Big 12 Challenge on Saturday.

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On this episode of Checkerboard Chat, sports editors Ryan Shumpert and Ryan Crews break down the Ole Miss and Alabama games. Shumpert and Crews also preview this weekend's games!

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No. 23/25 Tennessee fell to No. 3/5 UConn 60-45 at the XL Center on Thursday. The Lady Vols drop to 15-4 on the season and 5-1 in the SEC while the Huskies improve to 17-1 with a 7-0 AAC record. 

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Tennessee’s defense has been a staple for the Big Orange this season. Tennessee’s strong play on that end of the floor helped the Vols start the season strong moving into the top 25 while picking up wins over Washington and VCU.

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When Tennessee Men’s Basketball faces Kansas this weekend, the Jayhawks will be without two players, Silvio De Sousa and David McCormack. The two players were suspended following their involvement in a fight in the waning seconds of the Kansas-Kansas State game, that emptied both benches and…

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This Thursday, Jan 23, the #23 Tennessee Lady Vols (15-3, 5-1 SEC) travel to Hartford, Conn. to take on the #3/5 UConn Huskies (16-1, 7-0 AAC) in a national showpiece game. Here are some things to know before the game.

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This Saturday morning, College GameDay will be broadcasting live from Allen Fieldhouse in Lawrence, Kansas, where later that afternoon, the #3 Kansas Jayhawks will take on the Tennessee Volunteers as part of the SEC/Big 12 Challenge.

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Tuesday, the Tennessee Volunteers welcomed the Ole Miss Rebels to Thompson-Boling Arena in a battle of conference foes. Tennessee pulled off a dominant win over Ole Miss 73-46.

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The Lady Vols won their two game this past week, as they defeated Florida 78-50, and Alabama 65-53. These two victories helped keep Tennessee inside the top 25 and has them on a four match winning streak. 

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Monday night’s matchup between No. 24 Tennessee (15-3, 5-1 SEC) and Alabama (11-7, 1-4 SEC) ended in exciting fashion as Rennia Davis hit the game-winning 3-pointer with .02 seconds left to give Tennessee the 65-63 win at Thompson-Boling Arena.

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Monday, the Tennessee Lady Vols welcomed the Alabama Crimson Tide to Thompson-Boling Arena. It came down to the last minute, but Tennessee got the thrilling win over rival Alabama 65-63.

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Tennessee’s two games on the week saw polar opposite results as the Vols were blown out at Georgia before returning to the volunteer state and picking up a win 21-point win at Vanderbilt.

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Led by Johanna Silva, the Lady Vols (2-0) ended their time at the Michigan Invitational with a pair of wins and are heading back to Knoxville on a high note going into the ITA Kick Off next week.

No. 24 Tennessee comes back home for a matchup against the Alabama Crimson Tide on Monday night in Thompson-Boling Arena at 7:02 p.m. Tennessee will look to improve its 14-3 record, 4-1 SEC record. 

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Tennessee’s 18th ranked tennis team faced off against the New Mexico Lobos on Saturday at the Goodfriend Tennis Center. The Vols pulled off a 7-0 sweep, their second of the season, in the effort to keep their record perfect.

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NASHVILLE, TN- Tennessee used a strong second half to get back in the win column Saturday night outlasting the struggling Commodores, 66-45.

Tennessee defeated the Florida Gators 78-50 in Exactech Arena, in Gainesville. After Tennessee’s third straight conference win, the Vols now stand at 14-3 overall and 4-1 in the SEC, while Florida dropped to 11-7 on the year with a 2-3 SEC record. 

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Michelle Alozie becomes the latest Tennessee soccer player to join the professional ranks, as she has signed with BIIK Kazygurt, the 13-time national champion of Kazakhstan, Thursday. Alozie spent the past season at Tennessee as a graduate transfer after three years at Yale University.

ATHENS, GA- It was an ugly evening for Tennessee, who had little answers for Anthony Edwards and Georgia. The Bulldogs jumped out to a 19-point halftime lead and secured their first SEC win of the season, 80-63.

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No. 24 Tennessee will go on the road to play SEC rival FloridaThursday in Gainesville at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. These two programs will meet for the 57th time on Thursday, with Tennessee leading the series 52-4. 

Tennessee enters its third week of conference play still trying to figure out who it is. The Vols are without Lamonté Turner and Uroš Plavšić, two guys they expected to have this season, and that’s prohibited them from truly establishing an identity.

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Tennessee’s last two matchups with Georgia have seen the Vols clinch an SEC regular season championship and seen them kick off their SEC title defense with a 46-point win. Tennessee won’t be playing for anything as meaningful as the former and shouldn’t be expecting anything resembling the l…

Tennessee got its second conference win in Oxford, MS over Ole Miss on Thursday. The Lady Vols demolished the Lady Rebels 84-28, finishing with a 56-point win.

The Tennessee men’s tennis team ended its first weekend of the 2020 season on a high note as the No. 18 Vols Knocked off No. 22 Oklahoma, 4-3 in Norman.

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The Lady Vols welcomed SEC rival Georgia to Thompson-Boling Arena on Sunday afternoon as the Vols pulled out a 73-56 win. With the win, Tennessee improves to 13-3 on the season and 3-1 in SEC play, while Georgia falls to 10-7 and 1-3 in SEC matchups.

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Tennessee was inbounding the ball under South Carolina’s basket with 10 seconds left on the game clock and four on the shot clock as the Vols clung to a one-point lead. Tennessee threw the entry pass into the backcourt where Santiago Vescovi saved the ball to Jordan Bowden, whose 35-footer f…

The No. 23 Lady Vols basketball team will face off against the Georgia Bulldogs Sunday afternoon at Thompson-Boling Arena. Tennessee will look to continue their conference success as they have gone 2-1 in the SEC and 12-3 overall, while Georgia is looking to get to even as they have a 1-2 SE…

Sports editor Ryan Schumpert returns for a new year of Checkerboard Chat! On this episode, Ryan talks UT football and basketball.

The University of Tennessee Women’s basketball team defeated Ole Miss, 84-28 on Thursday night in Oxford, Mississippi. No. 23 Tennessee improved to 12-3 on the season and 2-1 in SEC play, while Ole Miss fell to 8-8 with a 0-3 SEC record.

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Trey Smith will fulfill a promise he made to his late mother by graduating this May. Another promise, one to play in the NFL, will have to wait as Trey Smith announced his decision to return for his senior season Thursday.