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On the road again: No. 4 Lady Vols open season away from home for second straight year

On the road again: No. 4 Lady Vols open season away from home for second straight year

November 7th, 2013 4:21 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee began the post-Pat Summitt era by losing to Chattanooga last year in its basketball season opener, and the fourth-ranked Lady Vols are once again preparing to begin the season against an instate opponent on the road.

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Tennessee freshman QB Dobbs eager to show how much he’s learned

Tennessee freshman QB Dobbs eager to show how much he’s learned

November 6th, 2013 12:20 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee quarterback Joshua Dobbs has a reputation as a quick learner on the field and in the classroom. Now the freshman is eager to show just how much of an education he received last week in his first career start.

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Lady Vols coaches' preseason favorite in SEC

Lady Vols coaches' preseason favorite in SEC

November 5th, 2013 2:55 pm by Associated Press

Southeastern Conference women's basketball coaches tabbed Tennessee the preseason favorite to win the league title and named Lady Vols guard Meighan Simmons the preseason player of the year.

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Jones vows to make Vols tougher

Jones vows to make Vols tougher

November 4th, 2013 5:12 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee coach Butch Jones is challenging his football team's toughness amid concerns the Volunteers are wearing down as they play their fifth straight game against a ranked opponent.

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No. 10 Missouri whips Tennessee 31-3

No. 10 Missouri whips Tennessee 31-3

November 2nd, 2013 11:45 pm by R.B. FALLSTROM, AP Sports Writer

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Maty Mauk threw three touchdown passes and ran for a score, leading No. 10 Missouri’s dominant and resilient effort in a 31-3 victory over Tennessee Saturday night.

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UT: NCAA rules DL Couch permanently ineligible

UT: NCAA rules DL Couch permanently ineligible

November 1st, 2013 3:23 pm by Associated Press

The NCAA has ruled Tennessee defensive lineman Maurice Couch permanently ineligible following a September report that he received improper benefits, but the university plans to appeal.

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UConn unanimous No. 1 in preseason women's hoops poll; Tennessee fourth

UConn unanimous No. 1 in preseason women's hoops poll; Tennessee fourth

November 1st, 2013 1:15 pm by DOUG FEINBERG, AP Basketball Writer

Geno Auriemma and his Huskies are back in a familiar place — No. 1 in the poll. Connecticut received all 36 votes Friday in The Associated Press women's basketball poll, marking the ninth time that the Huskies are the top team in the preseason.

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Vols have faith in freshman QB Dobbs

Vols have faith in freshman QB Dobbs

October 31st, 2013 4:11 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee quarterback Joshua Dobbs' teammates say he isn't a typical freshman. Now Dobbs has a chance to prove it. Dobbs will make his first career start on the road at 10th-ranked Missouri on Saturday.

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Tennessee-Missouri Preview

Tennessee-Missouri Preview

October 31st, 2013 1:24 pm by Associated Press

A look at the key matchups for Saturday's game, along with players to watch and facts and figures.

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Worley out after having surgery on thumb; Dobbs to start against Mizzou

Worley out after having surgery on thumb; Dobbs to start against Mizzou

October 29th, 2013 8:08 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee quarterback Justin Worley is out indefinitely after undergoing surgery on his right thumb. Vols coach Butch Jones announced the severity of Worley’s injury after Tuesday’s practice and said he believes the QB has a torn ligament.

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