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Nick Senzel becomes first Vol to receive Third Team All-America honors since 2009 KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee Baseball’s Nick Senzel was named a 2016 Louisville Slugger All-America Third Team third baseman as announced by Collegiate Baseball newspaper on Thursday. Last month, Senzel was named an All-Southeastern Conference Second Team and SEC All-Defensive selection after posting a career year on Rocky Top, hitting .352 … Continue reading

Manning, Seivers, Walker on College Football Hall of Fame Ballot


IRVING, Texas — Tennessee legends Peyton Manning, Larry Seivers and Jackie Walker are on the 2017 ballot for induction into the into the College Football Hall of Fame, as announced on Wednesday by the National Football Foundation (NFF) and College Football Hall of Fame. The 2017 ballot features 75 players and six coaches from the Football Bowl Subdivision and 95 players and … Continue reading

Vols’ Season Opener Moved Ahead to Thursday, Sept. 1

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Dave Hart announced Friday that Tennessee football’s season opener against Appalachian State has been moved ahead two days to Thursday, Sept. 1. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m. ET on Thursday and will air nationally on the SEC Network. The game marks the first-ever meeting between the Vols and Mountaineers. Hart … Continue reading

Ellis Named Muscle Milk Male Athlete of the Year

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee football VFL Alex Ellis has been named the 2016 Muscle Milk Male “Athlete of the Year,” as announced at the CPSDA Annual Conference Awards Banquet this past weekend. The Muscle Milk “Athlete of the Year” Award recognizes one male and one female collegiate, Olympic, professional or tactical (military, police or fire) athlete whose athletic accomplishments, in the opinion of … Continue reading

Orange Tops White, 70-63, in 2016 Spring Game


KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A strong defensive second half that kept the Volunteer offense out of the endzone gave the Orange a 70-63 win over the White in the 2016 DISH Orange and White Game at Neyland Stadium Saturday. The Orange used six tackles for loss, including three sacks, in the second half to hold the White scoreless by traditional standards in … Continue reading

Vol Report: Perseverance Through 15

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The Vols began their final week of spring football on Tuesday, with eyes towardsSaturday’s DISH Orange & White Game. KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee ushered in its final week of spring practices with a two-hour session under sunny skies Tuesday at Haslam Field. Following the end of Tuesday’s practice session, head coach Butch Jones, quarterback Joshua Dobbs, and running back Jalen Hurd spoke to reporters about … Continue reading

Butch hints at “special announcement” on Saturday


On Vol Calls Monday night, Butch Jones revealed that a “special announcement” will be made during the Orange and White Game on Saturday. “We’re going to a make a special announcement at the game. It’s something that we not done before and you’ll be able to hear from our players regarding this special announcement as well.” That doesn’t really give … Continue reading