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Vols Set to Host Elite Peach State Lineman Flynn Jr.

2024 Grayson (Ga.) High School offensive lineman Waltclaire Flynn Jr. is already a household name in the recruiting world. The young prospect already holds offers from Florida State, Miami, Kentucky, Georgia Tech, Minnesota and Tennessee. He announced earlier this week on social media that he will make a trip to...
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Kentucky ATH Conyer Ready for Another Look at Vols

South Warren (Ky.) athlete Christian Conyer will make his second trip to Knoxville since being offered by the Vols in late April. Conyer most recently visited Tennessee in late June when the recruiting period re-opened. Since then, he has remained in contact with Tennessee's staff, and they have been consistent...
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Vols Among Nation's Best in Blue Ribbon Preseason Poll

Tennessee basketball has been a bright spot in UT athletics over recent years, and the 2021-2022 season shows promise to be a solid campaign. And Blue Ribbon Report agrees. Per Chris Dortch of the Blue Ribbon Report, Tennessee slides into the top ten on the list as the 10th best team. The Tennessee Basketball Twitter page released Dortch's article with the official list in the tweet below:

How to Watch Tennessee-Tennessee Tech

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- As part of the SEC's new agreement with ESPN, select SEC football games are available on ESPN+ and SEC Network+ this fall, including Tennessee's non-conference matchup against Tennessee Tech at noon ET Saturday in Neyland Stadium. The digital-only broadcast will be called by Kevin Brown (play-by-play), Hutson...
Newport Plain Talk

SAC play opens with tall task, No. 16/15 Wingate

JEFFERSON CITY—Carson-Newman's (0-1, 0-0 South Atlantic Conference) cranks up South Atlantic Conference play with a member of the Top 15. The Eagles welcome Wingate (2-0, 0-0 SAC) to Mossy Creek for a 1 p.m. kickoff Saturday. The Bulldogs are ranked 15th in the poll and 16th in the AFCA Coaches Poll. The contest is Carson-Newman's Health Care Appreciation Day. All health care workers get into the game for free with their staff id.
The Decatur Daily

GameDay preview: Tennessee Tech at Tennessee

Records: Tennessee (1-1), Tennessee Tech (0-2) 1. Which QB will it be?: It’s just the third game, but Tennessee already has questions at quarterback. Joe Milton, who started against Bowling Green and Pitt, was hurt in the second quarter last week and replaced by Hendon Hooker. The Virginia Tech transfer completed 15 of 21 passes for 188 yards, two touchdowns and an interception in the loss to the Panthers. Vols coach Josh Heupel wasn’t revealing what the status of Milton was when the week started.

Best of Vol Calls: Heupel talks bouncing back, quarterback play

Losses are never fun. The Tennessee Volunteers (1-1) learned that first hand on Saturday, falling to Pittsburgh 41-34. Life does go on, however, and no loss will stop head coach Josh Heupel from appearing on ‘Vol Calls.’ This week, Heupel discussed bouncing back from a loss, updates on injuries and quarterbacks.
Tennessee Tribune

UT Unveils Four Statues Honoring Their Football Trailblazers

The University of Tennessee unveiled new and permanent tributes to four trailblazers from throughout the storied history of Tennessee football as a kickoff to Neyland Stadium’s year-long centennial celebration. Tennessee proudly led the way in providing opportunities for Black student-athletes to excel on the Southeastern Conference gridiron. Beginning in the...

NCAA proposal will allow programs to replace up to seven transfers

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - A temporary waiver allowing college football programs to sign more than 25 players in a recruiting class as a means of replacing outgoing transfers could be passed next month. The proposal, which allows programs to sign up to seven additional players in a class to replace...

University of Tennessee’s Baseball Schedule for the 2022 Season is Revealed

Tennessee’s conference opponents for the 2022 baseball season are revealed as the Southeastern Conference announces the league schedules for all 14 teams. The defending SEC Eastern Division champion Volunteers will open their SEC slate at home against South Carolina on March 18. Other home series include matchups with Missouri, Alabama, Auburn and Georgia.

Lindy’s picks Lady Vols At No. 19 In Preseason Poll

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - The first sports magazine and internet preseason polls of the 2021-22 basketball season are being released, and Kellie Harper’s Tennessee Lady Vols have been picked at No. 19 in the Lindy’s Sports Preseason Top 25. UT, which closed the 2020-21 campaign at No. 13 in the...

Heupel not ready to announce quarterback

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - The Tennessee football Vols welcome in Tennessee Tech on Saturday inside Neyland Stadium. The question going in, who’ll be the starting quarterback?. Joe Milton was knocked out of the game last week. Fellow transfer Hendon Hooker went the rest of the way. At Vol Calls Wednesday...
College Football News

Tennessee vs Tennessee Tech Prediction, Game Preview

Tennessee vs Tennessee Tech prediction and game preview. – Sign up and stream college football all season long on ESPN+. Tennessee (1-1) vs Tennessee Tech (0-2) Game Preview. The Tennessee offense is hardly a mess – it was able to move the ball a bit in the loss to Pitt – but the quarterback situation is being worked on.
Raleigh News & Observer

Vols hope to fix flaws against Tennessee Tech no matter QB

Tennessee appears to have another quarterback quandary on its hands, not that coach Josh Heupel is tipping his hand just yet. Heupel won’t say whether Joe Milton or Hendon Hooker will start for Tennessee on Saturday against Tennessee Tech. The first-year coach also isn’t saying if Milton is physically available after going down with what appeared to be a lower leg injury when sacked in the second quarter of a 41-34 loss to Pitt.

Special Teams Shines, Vols Working On Details

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee football is seeking to rebound from its first setback of the season last Saturday, and head coach Josh Heupel says a significant part of the squad's improvement can come from better communication. "The message to them really has been about the things we can control," Heupel...