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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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UT AD Hart reworking Martin's contract

UT AD Hart reworking Martin's contract

April 1st, 2014 8:40 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee athletic director Dave Hart said the university is reworking the contract of men's basketball coach Cuonzo Martin, who said Tuesday he intends to remain with the Volunteers.

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Louisiana Tech hires Tyler Summitt as coach

Louisiana Tech hires Tyler Summitt as coach

April 1st, 2014 6:16 pm by Associated Press

Louisiana Tech has hired Tyler Summitt, the son of former Tennessee coach Pat Summitt, to take over the Lady Techsters basketball program.

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AP Source: Martin pulls name from Marquette search

AP Source: Martin pulls name from Marquette search

April 1st, 2014 8:20 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee basketball coach Cuonzo Martin has withdrawn his name from consideration for the coaching vacancy at Marquette, said a person familiar with the situation.

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Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame gets permanent Pat Summitt exhibit

Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame gets permanent Pat Summitt exhibit

March 31st, 2014 1:37 pm by Associated Press

The Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame is dedicating a permanent exhibit to former Lady Vols basketball coach Pat Summitt that opens Friday when the Women's Final Four comes to Nashville.

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SEC gets last laugh in NCAA tournament

SEC gets last laugh in NCAA tournament

March 31st, 2014 12:27 am by Matt Murschel, Orlando Sentinel (MCT)

"Two SEC basketball teams walk into the Final Four ..." Wait, is this a joke? No, but it's the Southeastern Conference that's no longer the laughingstock of the college basketball world, with Florida and Kentucky both heading for the Final Four.

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Terps stop Lady Vols in regional semifinals

Terps stop Lady Vols in regional semifinals

March 30th, 2014 2:43 pm by TERESA M. WALKER, AP Sports Writer

Alyssa Thomas scored a career-high 33 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, and fourth-seeded Maryland upset No. 1 seed Tennessee 73-62 on Sunday in the NCAA Louisville Region semifinal.

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