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  • McKenzie: UT visit 'blew me away' Updated 4/23/2014 at 2:19 a.m.

    Top247 defensive tackle Kahlil McKenzie of Concord, Calif., a Tennessee legacy, discusses his visit with the Vols on Friday and where they stand among the teams pursuing him.

  • Five Things: Donnie Tyndall's first day Updated 4/23/2014 at 1:28 a.m.

    Let’s take a quick look at Five Things from Donnie Tyndall’s first press conference as Tennessee’s men’s basketball coach.

  • Live updates: Donnie Tyndall presser Updated 4/23/2014 at 12:49 a.m.

    Donnie Tyndall is being formally introduced as Tennessee’s men’s basketball coach today at 2 p.m. EDT in Pratt Pavilion, and govols247 is in the house to bring you the latest.

  • Team VIP Room: Tyndall Time in Tennessee Updated 4/22/2014 at 11:39 p.m.

    The Vols have their new basketball coach, and we have the latest on that — as well as all things football and baseball — in this week's Team VIP Room. Come get the latest.

  • Tennessee offer 'big' for in-state OL Updated 4/22/2014 at 1:46 a.m.

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Three-star offensive tackle Alex Givens discusses the offer he received from Tennessee on Saturday and which team currently is at the top of his list.

  • VIP Room: Vols visit, host top targets Updated 4/22/2014 at 1:42 p.m.

    Get the inside scoop on the top targets who visited Tennessee last week, where the Vols' coaches have traveled and more in the VIP Room, a cornerstone feature of govols247.

  • No. 29 Vols rally, stun No. 8 Alabama Updated 4/21/2014 at 3:50 p.m.

    The 29th-ranked Tennessee baseball team used a late rally to erase a six-run deficit and defeat No. 8 Alabama, 10-9, on Sunday afternoon in Lindsey Nelson Stadium.

  • Elite QB plans to visit UT after offer Updated 4/22/2014 at 10:02 p.m.

    A Top247 sophomore quarterback from Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif., says he plans to visit Tennessee this summer after recently getting one of his first offers from the Vols.

  • Vols pursuing elite Calif. athlete Updated 4/20/2014 at 11:47 a.m.

    A Top247 athlete from Junipero Serra High School in Gardena, Calif., received a scholarship offer from Tennessee earlier this week and says he's planning to visit the Vols.

  • What We've Heard: Vols hoops search, Friday night Updated 4/19/2014 at 11:36 p.m.

    Here’s the latest — or What We’ve Heard — about Tennessee’s men’s basketball coach search as of Friday night.

  • Vols show top-50 athlete 'amazing' time Updated 4/19/2014 at 7:11 p.m.

    Top-50 athlete Jerome Baker of Benedictine High School in Cleveland, Ohio, visited Tennessee for the first time Thursday and Friday, and he came away impressed by the Vols.

  • Vols 'strong leader' for Top247 DL Updated 4/20/2014 at 4:42 p.m.

    A Top247 junior defensive lineman from Cleveland High School in Clayton, N.C., who visited Tennessee for the first time last month says the Vols are at the top of his list.

  • Recruiting Insider: UT coaches on road Updated 4/18/2014 at 4:05 p.m.

    The spring evaluation period started Tuesday, and Tennessee coach Butch Jones’ staff has wasted no time hitting the road to check on a number of the Vols’ top targets.

  • Vols impress four-star DT again Updated 4/17/2014 at 10:51 p.m.

    Four-star defensive tackle Elijah Taylor of Cincinnati's Archbishop Moeller High School says Tennessee is high on his list following his latest visit with the Vols on Monday.

  • McFadden sheds light on his recruitment Updated 4/18/2014 at 11:49 a.m.

    5-star safety Tarvarus McFadden is being heavily recruited by not just in-state Florida schools, but also the likes of LSU, Auburn, Tennessee and USC. He shares the latest.

  • Vols in top three for five-star QB Updated 4/18/2014 at 2:15 p.m.

    PLANTATION, Fla. — The nation’s No. 1 dual-threat quarterback, Torrance Gibson, gives a complete breakdown of his recent visits. Who leads, and when will he decide?

  • Updated Vols hoops hot board Updated 4/21/2014 at 2:55 a.m.

    After a couple of days working the phones, here's govols247's updated Tennessee basketball coaching search hot board.

  • Anderson getting closer to decision Updated 4/17/2014 at 2:26 p.m.

    Three-star linebacker Keaton Anderson of Florence (Ala.) High School, who visited Tennessee on Saturday, says it might not be long before he's ready to decide on a college.

  • Sutton: Vols' secondary will regroup Updated 4/21/2014 at 8:32 p.m.

    Even Cam Sutton allowed a big touchdown Saturday. That's how the Orange and White Game went to Tennessee's secondary. But Sutton said the defensive backs will bounce back.

  • Vols offer Mixon's cousin during visit Updated 4/16/2014 at 7:53 p.m.

    A sophomore cornerback from Mesquite, Texas, who's a cousin of Tennessee DL Dimarya Mixon received an offer from the Vols on Saturday during his first trip to Knoxville.

  • First glance: Vols hoops coach hot board Updated 4/17/2014 at 11:14 a.m.

    Tennessee is looking for a basketball coach to replace Cuonzo Martin, who reportedly accepted the job at Cal earlier today. Here are some early names to watch in the search.

  • UT legacy McKenzie ready to visit Vols Updated 4/16/2014 at 10:37 a.m.

    Top247 defensive tackle Kahlil McKenzie, the son of former Tennessee standout Reggie McKenzie, plans to visit the Vols this weekend for the first time as a recruit.

  • Team VIP Room: Spring ends, big offseason continues Updated 4/16/2014 at 9:55 a.m.

    Spring has ended for the Tennessee football team, but the offseason definitely hasn't. Come get the latest on Vols football, hoops and baseball in this week's Team VIP Room.

  • Fla. H-back high on Vols after visit Updated 4/15/2014 at 2:12 p.m.

    Three-star junior athlete Chandler Cox of Apopka (Fla.) High School, the nation's No. 1 fullback in the 247Sports Composite, visited Tennessee for the first time Saturday.

  • Five Things: More on Okoroh Updated 4/15/2014 at 3:49 p.m.

    Here are Five Things we learned about Tennessee’s newest basketball commitment — 7-foot-1 center Kingsley Okoroh from Westwind Preparatory Academy in Phoenix, Ariz.

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