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Reports: Tennessee close to deal with ex-Texas coach Barnes

Reports: Tennessee close to deal with ex-Texas coach Barnes

March 30th, 2015 7:00 pm by Grant Ramey, The Daily Times (AP)

Multiple media outlets reported Monday afternoon that Tennessee has offered a contract to former Texas men's basketball coach Rick Barnes and that the two sides were close to an agreement.

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Lady Vols, Terps meet in another high-stakes game

Lady Vols, Terps meet in another high-stakes game

March 30th, 2015 1:00 am by TIM BOOTH, AP Sports Writer

The expectation was placed on Holly Warlick the moment she was tabbed as Pat Summitt's successor at Tennessee. Competing for a national title was the baseline and, even with the transition, the standard for defining success didn't change.

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Lady Vols storm back from 17 down, beat Gonzaga 73-69 in OT

Lady Vols storm back from 17 down, beat Gonzaga 73-69 in OT

March 28th, 2015 10:03 pm by NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS, Associated Press

Cierra Burdick scored 22 points, including four late free throws for the winning points, and Tennessee beat Gonzaga 73-69 in overtime on Saturday to advance to the NCAA Spokane Regional final.

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Tennessee seeking stability after latest coaching turnover

Tennessee seeking stability after latest coaching turnover

March 28th, 2015 7:57 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

As it searches for its third men's basketball coach in as many years, Tennessee must find a candidate willing to overlook the program's recent instability. AD Dave Hart said he believes the position remains attractive despite the recent turnover.

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UPDATE: Tennessee fires men's basketball coach Tyndall

UPDATE: Tennessee fires men's basketball coach Tyndall

March 27th, 2015 9:01 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee fired men's basketball coach Donnie Tyndall after one season, though AD Dave Hart says the university never would have hired him if officials knew the details of his unethical conduct at Southern Miss during his tenure there.

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Tennessee offensive lineman arrested on felony theft charge

Tennessee offensive lineman arrested on felony theft charge

March 26th, 2015 6:50 pm by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE - Tennessee offensive tackle Coleman Thomas has been arrested on a felony theft charge and removed from all team activities.

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Tennessee counting on Dobbs to thrive in leadership role

Tennessee counting on Dobbs to thrive in leadership role

March 25th, 2015 8:30 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Joshua Dobbs must build on the momentum he established late last season and emerge as one of the Southeastern Conference's top quarterbacks for the Vols to compete for an Eastern Division title.

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Injuries forcing Vols to get creative with spring football

Injuries forcing Vols to get creative with spring football

March 24th, 2015 7:55 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Injuries and transfers have left the Vols thin at several positions, and Tennessee will open spring football practice Tuesday with a group bearing only a passing resemblance to the squad that will take the field this fall.

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Graves helps Lady Vols hold off Pitt, reach regional semifinal

Graves helps Lady Vols hold off Pitt, reach regional semifinal

March 23rd, 2015 9:30 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Bashaara Graves scored 21 points and had 14 rebounds and Tennessee withstood a late rally to defeat Pittsburgh 77-67 in an NCAA women's tournament second-round game Monday night.

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Lady Vols outlast Boise State 72-61 in NCAA opener

Lady Vols outlast Boise State 72-61 in NCAA opener

March 21st, 2015 3:57 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Bashaara Graves scored a career-high 24 points and Tennessee outlasted pesky Boise State 72-61 in an NCAA women's tournament first-round game Saturday.

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