Vols lose 5-1 to Texas A&M for must-win situation
Published 05/16/2013 at 10:59 p.m. 18 Comments
As the sun set Thursday, Tennessee’s chances of reaching the SEC baseball tournament grew darker and darker.
UT's Mikelis Libietis named SEC player of the year in tennis
Updated 04/25/2013 at 7:12 p.m.
Tennessee sophomore Mikelis “Big Mike” Libietis joined some big company in Vols tennis lore Thursday.
Another loss has UT baseball thinking must-win
Published 04/20/2013 at 10:01 p.m. 3 Comments
It’s not too early for Tennessee’s baseball team to start thinking about must-win games.
UT seniors don't disappoint on Senior Day, beat Auburn 4-0
Published 04/14/2013 at 9:23 p.m.
Senior Day could not have gone much better for the Tennessee men’s tennis team Sunday.
UT's Nijgia Snapp starts stretch run by winning Sea Ray 800
Published 04/13/2013 at 7:56 p.m.
Tennessee senior Nijgia Snapp wants a strong finish to her college track career, and her performance Saturday was pretty stout. Snapp won the 800-meter Showcase run in the 47th annual Sea Ray Relays at Tom Black Track — posting the ...
UT men's tennis player Jarryd Chaplin makes Mum proud with pair of victories
Published 04/12/2013 at 9:08 p.m.
Tennessee junior Jarryd Chaplin had more motivation than usual on the tennis court Friday afternoon.
Lack of big plays leaves Tennessee baseball stranded against Longwood
Published 04/02/2013 at 8:15 p.m. 17 Comments
Tennessee’s baseball team stranded 16 base runners Tuesday — including 11 in scoring position.
UT baseball starts with a rally, ends with a blowout in doubleheader split with Missouri
Published 03/23/2013 at 9:05 p.m. 2 Comments
Tennessee’s baseball team was pumped Saturday after beating Missouri 7-6 with a two-run rally in the ninth inning.
Tennessee men's tennis team fights back, but falls short to Florida, 4-3
Published 03/17/2013 at 8:49 p.m.
It was a tough Sunday for the Tennessee men’s tennis team.
Doubles switcheroo comes up aces for UT tennis
Published 03/15/2013 at 8:43 p.m.
Doubles sometimes gets lost in the world of tennis.
Madison Shipman 'seeing the ball really well,' hits two homers for Lady Vols
Published 03/12/2013 at 8:57 p.m. 5 Comments
Tennessee shortstop Madison Shipman wasn’t wasting any time Tuesday afternoon.
Dave Serrano didn't need to see Aaron Quillen to believe in his pitching
Published 03/10/2013 at 7:34 p.m.
Tennessee baseball coach Dave Serrano didn’t get to scout Aaron Quillen last spring in the Class AAA state high school sectional, but he heard plenty about it.
Andrew Lee appreciates just being on the baseball field for Vols, 13-6
Published 03/09/2013 at 7:58 p.m.
Every day at the ballpark is a good day for Tennessee freshman Andrew Lee.
Lady Vols 'felt right' to Farragut soccer player Josie Jennings
Published 03/06/2013 at 7:17 p.m. 1 Comment
Staying near home to play college soccer was one reason Farragut High School junior Josie Jennings committed to play for the University of Tennessee.
UT's Brandon Fickey strives for stress-free work place
Published 01/21/2013 at 10 p.m.
Tennessee sophomore Brandon Fickey has added some punch to his tennis game since last year.
In middle of packed stretch, UT men's tennis posts two more shutouts
Published 01/19/2013 at 8:32 p.m. 1 Comment
Tennessee sophomore Hunter Reese has no problem facing a stretch of seven tennis matches in five days.
Rhyne Williams, Tennys Sandgren advance to Challenger quarterfinals
Published 11/08/2012 at 10:04 p.m.
There was no letdown Thursday afternoon for Rhyne Williams and Tennys Sandgren.
Rhyne Williams downs Austin Krajicek, 6-7, 6-4, 7-6
Published 11/08/2012 at 12:53 p.m.
They’ve faced each other in junior tennis and in college and now in the pros.
Former Vol Tennys Sandgren upsets No. 1 seed in Knoxville Challenger
Published 11/07/2012 at 12:35 a.m.
Tennys Sandgren pulled off the biggest victory of his pro tennis career Tuesday night — with some help from his friends.
Greg Jones beats UT's Mikelis Libietis to advance at Knoxville Challenger
Published 11/04/2012 at 7 p.m.
Australia's Greg Jones didn't get much of a scouting report in his first-round qualifying match Sunday for the $50,000 Knoxville Challenger.
Zack Godley 'to be tone setter' for pitching staff
Published 11/02/2012 at 5 p.m.
Senior pitcher Zack Godley had an extra task at hand when Tennessee's baseball team started fall practices Sept. 23.
John Chavis urges Tennessee's fans' support through rough patch
Published 10/22/2012 at 6:44 p.m. 62 Comments
LSU defensive coordinator John Chavis spoke to the Knoxville Quarterback Club on Monday and recalled many of the good times he had while playing and coaching for the Vols.
Phillip Fulmer, 1997 Tennessee team honored
Published 10/20/2012 at 10:15 p.m. 18 Comments
Ah, the good old days. Those memories were rekindled Saturday night when Tennessee's 1997 SEC championship team and former coach Phillip Fulmer were honored before the game against Alabama in Neyland Stadium.
A 'sense of freshness' to UT swim program
Published 10/17/2012 at 8:40 p.m. 2 Comments
Tennessee's swimming program has transitioned into a new era and a new way of thinking during the past several weeks.
UT teammates battle each other in Fall Invitational tennis finals
Published 10/14/2012 at 5:24 p.m.
Tennessee tennis coach Sam Winterbotham enjoyed the view from the Barksdale Stadium stands Sunday during the finals of the Tennessee Fall Invitational.
UT's cross country heritage celebrated
Published 09/29/2012 at 11:15 p.m. 1 Comment
All those good times and pleasant memories of former University of Tennessee distance runners came together Saturday night at Calhoun's on the River.
Vols' defense bends, allows 344 yards, but protects win
Published 09/23/2012 at 12:40 a.m. 13 Comments
Thank goodness for three interceptions and a bend-but-don't-break defense. Tennessee's defense yielded four field goals and one big breakdown on a rushing play during a 47-26 victory over Akron on Saturday night at Neyland Stadium.
John Collins wants final season with UT tennis a winner
Published 09/20/2012 at 7:36 p.m.
John Collins never dreamed he would finish his college tennis career anywhere other than the University of Maryland.
Things get testy in 'disappointing' tie between UT and Vanderbilt
Published 09/16/2012 at 7:44 p.m. 2 Comments
There was no love lost between Tennessee and Vanderbilt at Regal Soccer Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
Lady Vols have their own idea about soccer season
Published 08/16/2012 at 8:52 p.m. 1 Comment
Tennessee's women's soccer team begins a new season and a new era tonight with a bit of a chip on its shoulder.
Eric Berry talks about injury, Tennessee football
Updated 07/20/2012 at 8:44 p.m. 24 Comments
Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry is progressing just fine from a knee injury, and he believes his former team at the University of Tennessee is doing just as well.
Pat Summitt supported during tournament
Published 06/25/2012 at 9:16 p.m. 10 Comments
Country music star Con Hunley was singing the praise Monday for the Helen Ross McNabb Center and Pat Summitt.
West High, UT continue talks about use of intramural fields
Published 06/23/2012 at 8:32 p.m. 3 Comments
The University of Tennessee has no plans of sharing the new student recreation fields under construction on Sutherland Avenue with West High School or any other school — at least not for now.
Cheers from Peyton Manning for Vols
Published 06/18/2012 at 8 p.m. 42 Comments
Quarterback Peyton Manning has switched NFL jerseys — from the Indianapolis Colts to the Denver Broncos — but his loyalty to the University of Tennessee will never waver.
Ellen Wortham's final hurdle is what to do next
Published 06/04/2012 at 8:56 p.m. 6 Comments
Tennessee senior Ellen Wortham will turn another page of her career after this week's NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Des Moines, Iowa. Nothing she can't handle.
Two from No. 1 signing class have left Lady Vols in softball
Published 05/09/2012 at 8:37 p.m. 21 Comments
Year after year, Tennessee co-head softball coaches Ralph and Karen Weekly scour the nation in search of the top talent.
No regrets for UT's Hunter Daniel
Published 05/03/2012 at 8:55 p.m. 7 Comments
Hunter Daniel might play a role for Tennessee against Vanderbilt.
Chargers take Guess out of waiting for NFL
Published 05/01/2012 at 9:52 p.m. 3 Comments
Nick Guess is ready to go with the next phase of his football career.
Long snapper Nick Guess signs as free agent with San Diego
Updated 05/01/2012 at 9:03 p.m. 4 Comments
Nick Guess, who was Tennessee's long snapper in every game the past two seasons, has signed a free agent contract with the San Diego Chargers.
Holly Warlick's mom: 'She just absolutely idolized Pat'
Published 04/28/2012 at 7:40 p.m. 1 Comment
Fran Warlick won't be surprised if she's still sitting in the cheap seats next season — even though her daughter, Holly, is the coach of the Tennessee women's basketball team.
Senior Ashley Andrews is 'the boss out there' for Lady Vols
Published 04/24/2012 at 7:56 p.m. 6 Comments
She can play shortstop, catcher, or the outfield. She can bat right-handed or left-handed. She can hit for power from either side or be a slapper from the left side. Oh, and one other thing. Tennessee senior Ashley Andrews can ...
Holly Warlick 'knows the tradition and the legacy'
Published 04/19/2012 at 8:48 p.m. 11 Comments
There will never be another Pat Summitt, but the Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team might have gotten the next closest thing.
Vols have underdog role in SEC men's tennis tournament
Published 04/18/2012 at 7:20 p.m. 1 Comment
Only one player on the current Tennessee men's tennis team experienced what it was like to be in the lineup for one of the most feared teams in the country two years ago.
Brittany Sheffey wins 1,500, 3,200 relay in home finale
Published 04/14/2012 at 9:52 p.m. 4 Comments
Tennessee senior Brittany Sheffey had a bittersweet Saturday afternoon in her last home meet.
Dressed for success at Volscars
Published 04/09/2012 at 10:36 p.m. 8 Comments
You see them making tackles, hitting jump shots, smashing overheads, making putts, drilling kills, swimming and diving and doing just about everything else that Tennessee's student-athletes can do in their sports.
Injury-riddled Lady Vols fall in home finale
Published 04/08/2012 at 6:44 p.m.
Natalie Pluskota never gave up Sunday afternoon. No way she would.
UT can't duplicate magic vs. Kentucky
Published 03/25/2012 at 7:04 p.m. 8 Comments
Tennessee's baseball series against No. 2-ranked Kentucky started with a bang Friday and ended with a thud Sunday.
Sam Winterbotham: Vols 'better' in loss to Mississippi State
Published 03/11/2012 at 11:04 p.m.
The No. 19-ranked Tennessee men's tennis team didn't get a victory Sunday, but it took a step in the right direction.
Ole Miss breaks UT's 21-match home SEC win streak, 5-2
Published 03/09/2012 at 7:56 p.m. 1 Comment
When it came time to man-up Friday, the No. 16-ranked Mississippi men's tennis team was the last one standing.
Knoxville's Caitlyn Williams clinches match for Lady Vols
Published 03/04/2012 at 7:24 p.m. 2 Comments
Knoxville's Caitlyn Williams spent years playing the highest levels of junior tennis, and now it's a whole new game playing for the University of Tennessee.