Kingsport Times News Saturday, May 23, 2015
Sports Vols Sports
UT football assistants get extensions, Thigpen gets raise

UT football assistants get extensions, Thigpen gets raise

April 14th, 2014 6:34 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee has given one-year extensions to the assistants on Butch Jones' football staff and has awarded linebackers coach Tommy Thigpen a $25,000 raise.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
Freshman Malone scores three times in Orange & White Game

Freshman Malone scores three times in Orange & White Game

April 12th, 2014 7:11 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

KNOXVILLE — The only certainty about Tennessee's four-man quarterback competition is that the winner will throw to a vastly improved receiving corps.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
Vols' QB battle likely to continue this summer

Vols' QB battle likely to continue this summer

April 11th, 2014 4:28 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee coach Butch Jones is still waiting for someone to separate themselves from the rest in the Volunteers' four-man quarterback competition as spring practice draws to a close.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
Update: Tennessee's Stokes to enter NBA draft

Update: Tennessee's Stokes to enter NBA draft

April 11th, 2014 1:59 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Jarnell Stokes is bypassing his senior season at Tennessee to enter the NBA draft. Stokes, a 6-foot-8, 260-pound forward, confirmed Friday at a news conference that he has decided to begin his pro career.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports

Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame to honor Helton

April 10th, 2014 1:29 pm by Associated Press

Helton, a Knoxville native and former University of Tennessee star, ended a 17-year career with the Rockies last season.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
Radio legend, Neyland Stadium voice Bobby Denton dies

Radio legend, Neyland Stadium voice Bobby Denton dies

April 9th, 2014 3:22 pm by Knoxville News Sentinel

Bobby Denton, a legendary voice at Neyland Stadium and a giant in the radio industry, has died of cancer. He was 73.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
Vols move football season opener to Sunday

Vols move football season opener to Sunday

April 8th, 2014 3:04 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee moved its football season opener with Utah State from Aug. 30 to Aug. 31, meaning the Vols will begin their season on a Sunday for the first time in a decade.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
Fulmer, Slocum set for USO tour

Fulmer, Slocum set for USO tour

April 5th, 2014 9:37 pm by Associated Press

Former football coaches Phillip Fulmer of Tennessee and R.C. Slocum of Texas A&M begin a USO tour of the Middle East next week.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
Young Vols defense starting to make strides

Young Vols defense starting to make strides

April 5th, 2014 3:07 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee's inexperienced defense is starting to show signs of progress during spring football practice. After getting beaten up front in a scrimmage a week earlier, the defense responded by outplaying the offense Saturday.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
Newcomers making impact for Tennessee this spring

Newcomers making impact for Tennessee this spring

April 4th, 2014 7:26 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

The products of a signing class ranked among the top five in the nation by multiple recruiting services already are making their presence felt.

Comments