Tennessee’s 2019 season was turned around by a group of seniors whose careers dated back to the Butch Jones era. Daniel Bituli, Jauan Jennings, Marquez Callaway, Nigel Warrior and Darrell Taylor may have graduated, but the Vols still get contributions from Jones’ recruited upper classmen.
Ahead of Saturday’s matchup with Missouri, the Daily Beacon talked with The Maneater’s Sports Editor Jack Soble. Soble broke down the Tigers and things to keep an eye on Saturday.
Tennessee won its season opener Saturday night, going on the road to pick up its first win at South Carolina since 2014. The Vols didn’t play their crispest game but limited turnovers and made enough plays to get the win.
Tennessee senior Deandre Johnson was named the Southeastern Conference’s defensive line player of the week after a win against South Carolina on Saturday.
The Tennessee Lady Vols (1-1) got their first win of the season on Sunday afternoon, upsetting No. 10 Vanderbilt (1-1) in overtime 1-0. The match was Tennessee’s home opener and the first home athletic event since March.
Saturday, the Tennessee Vols started off their 2020 campaign with a trip to Columbia, South Carolina to face the South Carolina Gamecocks.
Columbia, South Carolina -- It’s been a 2020 full of unknowns but on Saturday night Tennessee’s 2020 campaign started the way 2019 ended; a game full of mistakes with the Vols making enough plays to win. Tennessee needed every one of those plays Saturday as they held off South Carolina, 31-27.
Each week the two sports editors and football beat writers, Ryan Crews and Ryan Schumpert, will give their keys to Tennessee’s weekly matchup and prediction for the matchup.
Tennessee will be looking for too come out of the gate strong against South Carolina in a game that will look unlike any other season opener this century.
In primetime, on Sunday night, Russell Wilson continued to make an early-season case for MVP. Wilson completed 21 of his 28 passes for 288 yards and 5 touchdowns to lead the Seahawks to a 35-30 victory over the New England Patriots. Cam Newton also was impressive in his second game with the …
Los Angeles Sparks power forward/center Candace Parker, who led the Lady Vols to two national championships in 2007 and 2008, was named the WNBA defensive player of the year on Thursday.
Tennessee head coach Jeremy Pruitt met with the media Wednesday evening over Zoom. Pruitt discussed the Vols’ readiness ahead of their road trip to South Carolina in his last media availability before kickoff.
A season unlike any other will kick off this Saturday for the Vols as they take on South Carolina on the road. However, because of COVID-19 the start to the season has already been very tumultuous. Despite several players missing time because of COVID-19 contact tracing, Coach Pruitt was opt…
Tennessee’s 2020 schedule is unlike any they’ve ever played. Due to safety precautions around COVID-19, the Vols’ schedule shrunk from 12 to 10 games, with all 10 matchups coming against SEC foes.
FBS college football is unique in that it is the only sport that the NCAA does not run the national championship. Instead, for the majority of its history the national championship has been decided by polls. Even today, while there is the College Football Playoff, the national champion is st…
Tennessee football took big leaps in two national polls last week. The Vols are currently No. 16 in the Associated Press Top 25 and rank No. 21 in the Amway Coaches Poll. Before last week, Tennessee was No. 25 in the AP Top 25 and was not ranked in the Coaches poll.
The Vols’ offensive was very inconsistent during the early parts of the season, but they were to find a rhythm later in the year. Add to that, for the first time since 2016, Tennessee will return its offensive coordinator for a second consecutive year as Jim Chaney returns for his second yea…
As Saturday waits just around the corner, the Tennessee Vols are gearing up for their highly anticipated 2020 season. With so much uncertainty leading up to this season the team and staff, led by head coach Jeremy Pruitt, are looking forward to having the opportunity to play against the Sout…
Coaches are facing challenges in 2020 that they’ve never faced before. For Jeremy Pruitt, the biggest challenge has been working around contact tracing protocols that have sidelined a bulk of his team this fall.
Ahead of Saturday’s season opener at South Carolina, the Daily Beacon talked with The Daily Gamecock’s Co-Sports Editor Collin Speicher. Speicher broke down the Gamecocks and things to keep an eye on Saturday.
Jeremy Pruitt met with the media over Zoom Monday afternoon, discussing the challenges in this week’s upcoming matchup with South Carolina while stressing the need for his team to improve each day.
In a year filled with uncertainty amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, senior Center Back Wrenne French left no doubt that she and the Lady Vols were ready to attack this year's conference only schedule.
Former Tennessee ace pitcher Garrett Crochet was called up to the Chicago White Sox major league roster on Friday and made his MLB debut Friday night in the White Sox 7-1 loss to the Reds.
Tennessee’s men’s tennis team announced its schedule for the 2020 season on Friday, following the announcement of the guidelines for the season given by the Southeastern Conference.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were the team everyone in the NFL had their eyes on in week one during their matchup with the New Orleans Saints. Tom Brady and the Buccaneers struggled to find their stride early in the game with Brady throwing two interceptions and looking to not be in sync with hi…
The Tennessee Volunteers are less than two weeks away from their first game of the 2020 season, and Vols fans everywhere are excited to see their team out on the field. However, many worries are coming with the upcoming season because of COVID-19, and the virus possibly spreading through col…
Tennessee running back coach Jay Graham and inside linebacker coach Brian Niedermeyer talked with the media over Zoom Wednesday, discussing their position groups 10 days out from Tennessee’s opener at South Carolina.
This summer, in the wake of the deaths of George Floyd, Ahmad Arbery and Breonna Taylor, Tennessee’s football program founded a culture committee to help provide players with a voice and way to enact change at UTK.
During Tennessee’s rollercoaster 2019 season, one of the consistent bright spots for the Vols was the play of freshman star Henry To’o To’o. The young linebacker from California’s powerhouse De La Salle High School quickly became a key part of the Tennessee defensive unit, playing in all 13 …
The Southeastern Conference announced new plans and formatting for the SEC’s men’s and women’s COVID-19-altered swimming and diving season on Tuesday.
Victor Bailey Jr. started his collegiate basketball career at the University of Oregon. Bailey played in 73 games during his freshman and sophomore seasons where he averaged seven points, two rebounds and just under one assists per game.
The NFL kicked off the 2020 season Thursday night when Deshaun Watson and the Houston Texans took on the defending Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs and Patrick Mahomes. New Texan David Johnson scored the first touchdown of the game but unfortunately for the Texans, it would only wake u…
The Tennessee football has been decimated in recent days by the University’s contact tracing guidelines. A large number of players have been held out of practice in self-isolation and as a result of this, the Vols have been prevented from doing through live team periods for a period of time.