Kellie Harper, a former Lady Vol player, was named the head coach of the women’s basketball team in the spring of 2019. This season Harper will begin her tenure as the third head coach since 1974.


The Tennessee men’s and women’s basketball teams will host fans at Thompson-Boling Arena on Oct. 4 for their annual “Rocky Top Tip-Off” event.

Tennessee women’s basketball head coach Kellie Harper is less than a month into her tenure, yet she has already made significant progress in filling out her staff. A little over a week ago, she brought in Jon Harper and Jennifer Sullivan as assistant coaches.

On Saturday March 23, the Lady Vols entered the University of Maryland looking to prove a point and save their head coach’s job. As an 11 seed, the Lady Vols kept their streak of 38 years making the tournament alive, but just barely.

The Tennessee women’s basketball team wrapped up a largely forgettable season on Saturday afternoon with a loss to UCLA in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. It was just the team’s second first round loss in history, and the first since 2009.

The past month has been filled with nothing but mystery for the Tennessee women’s basketball team. It spent the better part of the second half of the season sitting on the bubble, waiting to see whether it would miss the NCAA Tournament for the first time in team history.

With the regular season behind them, the Tennessee women’s basketball team was looking to improve their postseason stock in the SEC Tournament.

The Tennessee women’s basketball team has had a rough go of it the past couple of weeks. After looking like it finally had its season turned around,it set off on a three game losing streak to close the season that was capped off with a loss to Vanderbilt, a team that currently occupies last …

After suffering its first-ever loss to Vanderbilt in Knoxville, the Tennessee women’s basketball team managed to close out its regular season slate with a dominating win over the Ole Miss Rebels in Oxford, Miss., on Sunday.

To say that this final two game stretch for the Tennessee women’s basketball team is important would be an understatement. With the end of the regular season just around the corner, and the SEC Tournament looming, the Lady Vols are on the bubble in regards to their NCAA Tournament status.

Coming off crucial back-to-back wins over Missouri and Auburn a week ago, Tennessee entered a tough stretch that included two top 25 teams in Texas A&M and South Carolina.

This NCAA women’s basketball season has been comparable to a rollercoaster, and the Tennessee women’s basketball team has been at the front of the ride almost the entire time. After starting the season at 10-1 — the peak — the team rapidly went into its first drop, losing six games in a row.

Sports editors, Blake Von Hagen and Will Backus, and guests review UT men's and women's basketball and discuss strategies for both teams moving forward.

A lackluster loss on the road to No. 5 Mississippi State a week ago had knocked the Tennessee women’s basketball team out of virtually all of the NCAA Tournament projections.

The Missouri women’s basketball team (19-7, 8-4 SEC) is one of the hottest teams in the entire nation. The Tigers have won four of their last five, including a 75-67 victory over No. 5 Mississippi State on Thursday in Starkville.

After a three game win-streak, it appeared as if fortunes were turning in favor of the Tennessee women’s basketball team. Then it suffered its worst defeat of the season on Sunday at the hands of No. 6 Mississippi State.

Louisiana Tech beat Cheyney 76-62 in the inaugural NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament to become the first ever NCAA Women’s Basketball Champions in 1982. Prior to that game, in the Final Four, Louisiana Tech downed the Tennessee women’s basketball team 69-46 to earn its spot in the championship.

It seemed for a time that things were getting better for the Tennessee women’s basketball team. After one of the worst skids in team history, it picked up three wins in a row, and most of the players seemed to be regaining confidence.