Jeremy Pruitt

Missouri Coach Comments On Tennessee’s NCAA Violations, Takes Shot At Jeremy Pruitt

Missouri coach Eliah Drinkwitz wants the NCAA to vacate wins from Jeremy Pruitt’s tenure at Tennessee, the third-year coach joked on the Jim Rome Show Wednesday. Drinkwitz and Pruitt overlapped one year in the SEC east with the Vols easily handling Missouri, 35-12, inside Neyland Stadium. The 39-year old Missouri coach joked with Rome about needing to improve his official record, hoping a win deduction would remove one loss from his, 11-12, record at Missouri.
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Jeremy Pruitt explained a lot of things to Nick Saban

On Monday, the world learned that Nick Saban, at one point in his adult life, did not know what Zaxby’s is. Even more shocking, the person who provided him with chicken finger and Zalad enlightenment was none other than Jeremy Pruitt, the former Alabama assistant and Tennessee head coach, who did not know what asparagus was at one point in his adult life.

Yeah, Jeremy Pruitt was an awful hire, but Tennessee will have shot the moon if it escapes without a bowl ban

Before you get angry, reader of this column, understand that I have even less power than the NCAA. I’m not in charge of handing out a punishment for Tennessee’s 18 Level-1 violations under Jeremy Pruitt. When the NCAA decides the Vols’ fate, they won’t consult me on what to make of the illegal spending on recruits with $59,598 going to fine establishments like McDonald’s, Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies and La La Nails (among others).

Phillip Fulmer asked about Vols' Notice of Allegations stemming from Jeremy Pruitt era

Former Tennessee athletic director and football coach Phillip Fulmer will be keeping a low profile while the school deals with the NCAA notice of allegations served last week. The NCAA handed Tennessee a 51-page report that covered 18 Level I violations. The report outlined cash payments made to players by former coach Jeremy Pruitt, his wife Casey, coaches and boosters.

Tennessee football recruiting violations under Jeremy Pruitt revealed

Now that Jeremy Pruitt has been removed as coach of the football team, the University of Tennessee is fully aware of the NCAA’s investigation into potential recruiting violations. The NCAA claims 18 breaches and over $60,000 in cash or presents given to athletes and their families by Pruitt, his wife, many coaches, recruiting staff, and at least one booster in a notice of charges delivered to the university on Friday.

Author shares hilarious story about Jeremy Pruitt explaining to Nick Saban what Zaxby's is

Jeremy Pruitt is in hot water these days after an NCAA Notice of Allegations accused him and his staff of 18 Level I violations during his tenure as Tennessee’s head coach. But, back in the day, Pruitt was a well-respected assistant on Nick Saban’s Alabama coaching staff, serving as the Tide’s defensive coordinator from 2016 to 2017 and was also on Alabama’s staff from 2007 to 2012.

NCAA accuses Jeremy Pruitt, an ex-coach, of 18 Level I infractions

According to a letter obtained by the Knoxville News-Sentinel, the NCAA formally informed Tennessee on Friday of the alleged breaches that were allegedly committed under former coach Jeremy Pruitt. The letter lists a total of 18 infractions, all of which are Level I offences, which are the most serious according to the NCAA’s scale.

NCAA hits TN with notice of allegations under Jeremy Pruitt

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - They’re circling the wagons on the Hill in Knoxville, not to prepare for invading teams this season, but handle an official notice of allegations from the NCAA. It stems from the period Jeremy Pruitt as the head coach of the Vols. The NCAA charges the...