Proving ground on foreign ground for Vols in Puerto Rico
Updated 11/15/2012 at 7:16 a.m. 8 comments
BAYAMON, Puerto Rico — Trae Golden walked the ball up the floor Wednesday as wings Skylar McBee and Josh Richardson slugged alongside up-court.
Swarm of defenders to follow Jarnell Stokes for now
Published 11/10/2012 at 9:36 p.m. 8 comments
There was one, then two, sometimes three. They swarmed like flies to light on a summer night.
For starters, new chapter for Kenny Hall
Published 11/10/2012 at 12:22 a.m. 5 comments
Tennessee basketball penned the first pages of the 2012-13 season Friday night.
Playing four ideal for Quinton Chievous with Jeronne Maymon out
Published 10/30/2012 at 11:24 p.m. 17 comments
At least for the start of the men's basketball season, 28.1 minutes per game of strong-scoring, rebound-grabbing production will be planted on the Tennessee bench.
Upset not on Vols' manifesto against BC Atletas
Published 8/10/2012 at 8:52 p.m. 20 comments
MONSUMMANO TERME, Italy — After marching to a 52-point victory in the opening game of its 2012 Italian tour earlier this week, the Tennessee men's basketball team convened in the hotel lobby.
Cuonzo Martin taking his best SHOT
Published 6/11/2012 at 10:16 p.m. 31 comments
CHATTANOOGA — As youngsters from kindergarten to sixth grade arched their necks upward toward the Baylor School rafters for instructions on Monday, Cuonzo Martin remembered back when he had to look up.
Vols preparing for higher men's basketball expectations
Published 4/5/2012 at 8:32 p.m. 48 comments
Spring practice isn't just for football. The celebratory fires in Lexington are still smoldering. Tennessee, like many of the other 343 men's basketball teams that didn't win a national championship, is back at work.
Wes Washpun granted release
Updated 3/26/2012 at 2:30 p.m. 95 comments
Tennessee men's basketball coach Cuonzo Martin announced Monday that freshman guard Wes Washpun has been granted a release and may transfer to another program.
Vols advance in NIT, 65-51
Updated 3/14/2012 at 12:32 a.m. 140 comments
Skylar McBee is best known for hitting 3-pointers, but on Tuesday night the former walk-on from Grainger County showed another reason he’s in the starting lineup.
Mike Strange: Vols go long but come up short
Published 3/9/2012 at 11:48 p.m. 54 comments
NEW ORLEANS — Cuonzo Martin said it himself Thursday when he was asked about the formula for success in a tournament atmosphere.
Ole Miss knocks Vols out of SEC tournament, 77-72 in OT
Updated 3/9/2012 at 11:59 p.m. 175 comments
NEW ORLEANS —Cuonzo Martin always says there will be games when the shots aren't falling.
Fourth-place Vols still 'in a good spot'
Published 2/20/2012 at 8:40 p.m. 24 comments
Trae Golden is the first to tell you that he didn't do a good job getting or finding his teammates in good position in Tennessee's 62-50 loss at Alabama on Saturday.
Mike Strange: Vols' learning curve requires patience
Published 2/13/2012 at 8:28 p.m. 28 comments
Skylar McBee played 38 minutes at Florida on Saturday. When Tennessee played the Gators a month ago, he played four.
Cuonzo Martin: 10-6 in SEC puts Vols 'in good shape' for NCAA
Updated 2/13/2012 at 7:40 p.m. 94 comments
The postseason light at the end of the proverbial tunnel has grown brighter on the men's side of Pratt Pavilion basketball facility.
Key stretch has Vols in position to rise in SEC standings
Updated 2/12/2012 at 9:20 p.m. 37 comments
Cuonzo Martin tried to explain what he saw in his basketball team that made him confident Tennessee would beat Florida in the days leading up to Saturday's game.