#9/10 Vols Open Season vs. Appalachian St.

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — No. 9/10 Tennessee begins its 120th season of football when it faces Appalachian State in one of the first games of college football’s opening weekend on Thursday, Sept. 1, at 7:30 p.m. ET. The Volunteers vs. Mountaineers matchup will have a live broadcast on SEC Network and Vol Network radio, with an hour-long pregame SEC Nation pregame show … Continue reading

Eight Vols Tabbed Preseason Coaches All-SEC

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Derek Barnett, Jalen Reeves-Maybin and Cameron Sutton earn first team defensive nods Aug. 25, 2016 BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Eight Tennessee representatives have been selected to the 2016 Preseason Coaches All-SEC Football Team, as announced Thursday by the league office. The eight Vols cover nine selections over the first, second and third teams. Thursday’s announcement marks the 14th consecutive year that SEC … Continue reading

Four Vols Named To Senior Bowl Watch List

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MOBILE, Ala. — Tennessee seniors Joshua Dobbs, Jalen Reeves-Maybin, Cameron Sutton and Corey Vereen are among the 400 players named to the 2016-17 Reese’s Senior Bowl Watch List, which was released on Tuesday. “The release of our watch list signifies the opening kickoff for the Reese’s Senior Bowl,” said Reese’s Senior Bowl Executive Director Phil Savage. “We are looking forward to evaluating these prospects over the … Continue reading

Vol Report: Game-Ready Focus

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Aug. 23, 2016 KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Head coach Butch Jones, along with Tennessee Football coordinators, assistant coaches and players, spoke to reporters during Tuesday’smedia session in the Ray and Lucy Hand Digital Studio. Butch Jones | Head Coach | 4th Season “Good to see everyone. We are looking forward to playing. As you know, we are nine days away. It is getting … Continue reading

Vol Report: 10 Days Out

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Tennessee completed its 19th of 25 scheduled preseason practices on Monday. Aug. 22, 2016 KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — With just 10 days remaining until Tennessee kicks off the 2016 football season, the Volunteers began preparations for Appalachian State on Monday afternoon with a two-hour practice session in full pads on Haslam Field. Prior to practice Derek Barnett, Jalen Reeves-Maybin, Josh Malone, and Brett Kendrick fielded questions from … Continue reading

Classes Underway, Vols Return to Practice Field

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Tennessee completed its 17th of 25 scheduled preseason practices on Thursday. Aug. 18, 2016 KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — After taking Wednesday off to usher in the start of the new school year, the University of Tennessee football team returned to the practice fieldon Thursday for a two-hour session in full pads. Working outdoors at Haslam Field, Team 120 began its 17th practice … Continue reading

Quotes About Tennessee Vice Chancellor/Director of Athletics Dave Hart

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Additional quotes will be added this afternoon on UTsports.com. Hart announced during a press conference Thursday that he will retire, effective June 30, 2017. Greg Sankey | Southeastern Conference Commissioner “I have enjoyed my relationship with Dave Hart in his role at two SEC institutions where he has provided valuable insight from his experience as a veteran athletics administrator. I look forward … Continue reading