Kingsport Times News Thursday, October 2, 2014
Sports Vols Sports
Spurrier's Gamecocks are 'back with a chance'

Spurrier's Gamecocks are 'back with a chance'

October 15th, 2013 8:00 am by Associated Press

Following South Carolina's 52-7 rout of Arkansas on Saturday, Steve Spurrier took a moment to assess just how far his Gamecocks have come. "Right now, we're in good shape," said the coach, whose team visits Tennessee on Saturday.

Comments
Sports Sports Live Vols Sports
Football time in Thunder Valley: Vols, Hokies to meet in 2016 in 'Battle at Bristol'

Football time in Thunder Valley: Vols, Hokies to meet in 2016 in 'Battle at Bristol'

October 14th, 2013 11:20 am by Dave Ongie

After years of speculation and negotiation, what was once a dream for many area college football fans finally became a reality on Monday. On Sept. 10, 2016, it will be football time in Thunder Valley.

Comments
Sports Sports Live Videos Local News Vols Sports NASCAR/Racing
Live video-streaming of UT-Virginia Tech news conference at BMS

Live video-streaming of UT-Virginia Tech news conference at BMS

October 13th, 2013 11:52 am by Staff Report

Bristol Motor Speedway is holding a news conference on Monday at 11 a.m. during which officials will announce that Tennessee and Virginia Tech plan to play a regular-season football game at the racetrack in 2016.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
Vols: Record doesn't reflect marked improvement this season

Vols: Record doesn't reflect marked improvement this season

October 11th, 2013 7:19 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee has reached the midway point of football season with the same 3-3 record it had at this time last year. The Volunteers believe the similarities end there.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
Vols RB Neal thriving amid heavy workload

Vols RB Neal thriving amid heavy workload

October 11th, 2013 3:00 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee's Rajion Neal seems intent on ending his college career by maturing into the running back the Volunteers have sought the last couple of years. "He's been a warrior for us," offensive coordinator Mike Bajakian said.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
Vols’ Hart, Jones going to Bristol news conference

Vols’ Hart, Jones going to Bristol news conference

October 10th, 2013 6:04 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee has announced that athletic director Dave Hart and football coach Butch Jones will attend a press conference Monday at Bristol Motor Speedway.

Comments
Sports Regional & National Vols Sports
UT, Va. Tech could smash attendance records at BMS

UT, Va. Tech could smash attendance records at BMS

October 10th, 2013 7:15 am by Evan Woodbery, Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee will play Virginia Tech in 2016 in a football game that could shatter every major attendance record for team sports in the United States.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
AP source: Vols-Hokies to play at Bristol Motor Speedway

AP source: Vols-Hokies to play at Bristol Motor Speedway

October 9th, 2013 6:06 pm by RALPH D. RUSSO, Associated Press

The Bristol Motor Speedway Commission announced plans for a news conference Monday for what it called a major announcement, but gave no details.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
Vols’ Howard thankful for positive feedback

Vols’ Howard thankful for positive feedback

October 8th, 2013 10:31 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee wide receiver Alton “Pig” Howard says he has received only positive feedback since fumbling in overtime Saturday while trying to stretch the ball across the goal line in the Volunteers’ 34-31 loss to No. 7 Georgia.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
Secondary coach Willie Martinez: Tennessee's improvement showing

Secondary coach Willie Martinez: Tennessee's improvement showing

October 8th, 2013 9:16 am by Evan Woodbery Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee coach Butch Jones said he didn’t have to say much in the aftermath of Saturday’s 34-31 overtime loss to Georgia. The Vols’ leaders did the talking for him.

Comments