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Return of the gray: Vols to wear alternate uniforms vs. Vandy

Return of the gray: Vols to wear alternate uniforms vs. Vandy

November 19th, 2013 8:26 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee is bringing back its gray alternate uniforms for Saturday’s game with Vanderbilt. Coach Butch Jones said Tuesday that the team’s seniors voted to wear the alternate uniforms for their home finale.

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Tennessee rolls to 86-60 victory over The Citadel

Tennessee rolls to 86-60 victory over The Citadel

November 18th, 2013 10:52 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee coach Cuonzo Martin wants to make sure his team doesn’t get carried away over its early success from 3-point range.

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Vandy's rise adds juice to rivalry with UT

Vandy's rise adds juice to rivalry with UT

November 18th, 2013 4:50 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Vanderbilt coach James Franklin says he still doesn't believe the Commodores historically have been competitive enough with Tennessee to make this annual series a legitimate rivalry.

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No. 4 Lady Vols outmuscle Yellow Jackets

No. 4 Lady Vols outmuscle Yellow Jackets

November 17th, 2013 10:49 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Bashaara Graves and Isabelle Harrison each pulled down 18 rebounds — career highs for both — and fourth-ranked Tennessee remained unbeaten Sunday with an 87-76 victory over Georgia Tech.

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UT big men boost Vols to win over Spartans

UT big men boost Vols to win over Spartans

November 17th, 2013 5:14 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Jarnell Stokes scored 17 points and matched a career high with 18 rebounds, Jeronne Maymon had 15 and 11 and Tennessee avoided its first 0-2 start since 1965-66 by beating USC Upstate 74-65 on Saturday.

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Tennessee unable to slow down rushing attacks

Tennessee unable to slow down rushing attacks

November 15th, 2013 12:09 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Even the maligned 2012 defense that statistically ranked among the worst in school history allowed fewer yards rushing per game (188.9) and yards per carry (4.8).

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No. 4 Tennessee women beat Chattanooga

No. 4 Tennessee women beat Chattanooga

November 15th, 2013 12:23 am by Associated Press

Chattanooga coach Jim Foster warned his team about getting too comfortable against No. 4 Tennessee after a strong first half. “We weren’t aggressive in the second half at all. We didn’t step up and meet that challenge."

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Musketeers trump cold-shooting Vols

Musketeers trump cold-shooting Vols

November 13th, 2013 12:43 am by JOE KAY, AP Sports Writer

Semaj Christon scored 18 points and short-handed Xavier never trailed, using all of its depth to beat cold-shooting Tennessee 67-63 on Tuesday night. Jordan McRae led Tennessee with 23 points.

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Vols aiming to avoid fourth straight losing season

Vols aiming to avoid fourth straight losing season

November 12th, 2013 12:17 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

The Volunteers (4-6, 1-5 SEC) will finish below .500 for a fourth straight year unless they win the rest of their games. Tennessee hasn't had four straight losing seasons since 1903-06.

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Massengale’s career-high 20 leads Lady Vols past UNC 81-65

Massengale’s career-high 20 leads Lady Vols past UNC 81-65

November 11th, 2013 11:52 pm by AARON BEARD, AP Basketball Writer

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Fourth-ranked Tennessee passed its early road test with some physical defense that flustered No. 12 North Carolina’s talented youngsters.

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