SAIN NAMED UT BASEBALL VOLUNTEER ASSISTANT COACH

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Tennessee native Chase Sain joins Vol Baseball staff as volunteer assistant and director of camps KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee Baseball Head Coach Dave Serrano announcedon Friday the addition of Chase Sain as new volunteer assistant coach entering the 2016-17 season. Sain, a Tennessee native, joins the Volunteers staff following two seasons spent as a volunteer assistant coach with Middle Tennessee State University. During … Continue reading

UT PICKED TO WIN SEC EAST, 9 VOLS NAMED ALL-SEC

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The Southeastern Conference released on Friday the 2016 Preseason Media Days All-SEC Football Teams, as voted on by the media in attendance at the 2016 SEC Media Days in Hoover, Ala., July 11-14. Nine Volunteers were selected to preseason All-SEC teams, while the Tennessee football program was also predicted to finish first in the SEC Eastern Division in … Continue reading

Vols Take On SEC Media Day

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Dobbs, Reeves-Maybin and Sutton join Jones in Hoover to preview Team 120 July 12, 2016 HOOVER, Ala. — The whirlwind of Southeastern Conference Media Days had Tennessee in its grip on Tuesday with Butch Jones,Joshua Dobbs, Jalen Reeves-Maybin and Cameron Sutton answering questions from media from around the country at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham-The Wynfrey Hotel. The Volunteers’ contingent spent more than two hours going through … Continue reading

Reeves-Maybin Named To Butkus Award Watch List

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CHICAGO — Tennessee senior linebacker Jalen Reeves-Maybin was named to the Butkus Award collegiate watch list, the Butkus Foundation announced Tuesday. The Butkus Award, now in its 32nd season, honors the nation’s best linebackers at the college, high school and professional levels. The collegiate-level award includes candidates from 44 universities. Award semifinalists will be announced by Oct. 31, and the list will be … Continue reading

SEC Nation Opens 2016 Season On Rocky Top

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — SEC Nation will open the 2016 college football season in Knoxville for Tennessee’s opener against Appalachian State on Sept. 1. For the third year, SEC Network’s traveling football pre-game show will visit two Southeastern Conference schools in week one of the college football season. After visiting Rocky Top on Sept. 1 to officially kick off the 2016 season, SEC Nation heads … Continue reading

Vols’ Senior Trio Tabbed For SEC Media Days

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Dobbs and Sutton set for return trips to Birmingham, Reeves-Maybin makes first appearance July 6, 2016 KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Quarterback Joshua Dobbs, linebacker Jalen Reeves-Maybin, and defensive back Cameron Sutton have been selected to represent the University of Tennessee at the Southeastern Conference Football Media Days next week in Birmingham, Alabama. The senior trio, along with head coach Butch Jones, will make the rounds at the … Continue reading

TYLER SUMMITT’S STATEMENT TO THE MEDIA TO ANNOUNCE THE PASSING OF HIS MOTHER, PAT SUMMITT

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June 28, 2016 “It is with tremendous sadness that I announce the passing of my mother, Patricia Sue Head Summitt. She died peacefully this morning at Sherrill Hill Senior Living in Knoxville surrounded by those who loved her most. Since 2011, my mother has battled her toughest opponent, early onset dementia, ‘Alzheimer’s Type,’ and she did so with bravely fierce … Continue reading