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Vols LB Johnson returning for senior year

Vols LB Johnson returning for senior year

January 7th, 2014 2:28 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee linebacker A.J. Johnson, a first-team All-SEC pick this past season, is returning to school for his senior season rather than entering the NFL draft.

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Vols enter SEC slate on hot streak

Vols enter SEC slate on hot streak

January 6th, 2014 7:13 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee may be starting its customary late-season surge a little earlier than usual. The Vols carry a three-game winning streak into Tuesday’s SEC's opener at LSU . Now they need to prove they can win on the road, which has been a problem lately.

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Vols' McRae SEC player of the week

Vols' McRae SEC player of the week

January 6th, 2014 1:28 pm by staff and wire reports

The Southeastern Conference recognized Tennessee's Jordan McRae as its men's basketball player of the week on Monday following his strong play in wins over Virginia and Tusculum.

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UT student-athletes post 3.02 GPA in fall

UT student-athletes post 3.02 GPA in fall

January 6th, 2014 1:08 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee student-athletes exceeded a 3.0 grade point average in consecutive semesters for the first time since the school started recording sport-by-sport data on the subject in 2003.

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Massengale, Harrison lead Lady Vols over Dawgs

Massengale, Harrison lead Lady Vols over Dawgs

January 5th, 2014 6:43 pm by GEORGE HENRY, Associated Press

Ariel Massengale scored a career-high 28 points and Isabelle Harrison added 18 points and 10 rebounds to help the No. 5 Tennessee women hold on for an 85-70 victory over No. 19 Georgia on Sunday.

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Vols trounce Tusculum 98-51 for third straight win

Vols trounce Tusculum 98-51 for third straight win

January 4th, 2014 5:41 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

KNOXVILLE — Jordan McRae scored 19 points to lead six Tennessee players in double figures Saturday as the Volunteers tuned up for league play with a 98-51 blowout of Division II program Tusculum.

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Lady Vols seek to avoid rare SEC skid

Lady Vols seek to avoid rare SEC skid

January 4th, 2014 2:04 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

The Tennessee women's basketball team is at risk of digging itself an early hole as it attempts to defend its Southeastern Conference regular-season title.

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No. 16 LSU takes down No. 5 Lady Vols in SEC opener

No. 16 LSU takes down No. 5 Lady Vols in SEC opener

January 3rd, 2014 2:54 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

On a night when Tennessee retired the No. 3 jersey of Candace Parker, the fifth-ranked Lady Vols fell 80-77 to No. 16 LSU on Thursday after a frantic rally from a 16-point deficit fell just short.

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No. 5 Lady Vols honoring Parker, opening SEC play

No. 5 Lady Vols honoring Parker, opening SEC play

January 2nd, 2014 9:52 am by Associated Press

Candace Parker, who led Tennessee to consecutive national titles in 2007 and 2008, will have her No. 3 jersey retired in a ceremony before the fifth-ranked Lady Vols (11-1) host No. 16 LSU (10-2).

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McRae, Richardson, Stokes lead Tennessee in rout of Virginia

McRae, Richardson, Stokes lead Tennessee in rout of Virginia

December 30th, 2013 11:40 pm by BETH RUCKER, Associated Press

KNOXVILLE — The Tennessee Vols just couldn’t seem to miss as they cruised to an 87-52 win against Virginia on Monday night.

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