The inaugural James Naismith Classic Nov. 16 has Tennessee facing Washington, Buffalo meeting Harvard and Rutgers matching up with St. Bonaventure.
Uros Plavsic graduated from Hamilton Heights Christian Academy in Chattanooga before redshirting with Arizona State last season.
Kellie Harper is returning to Tennessee as the women’s basketball coach two decades after she played on three consecutive Lady Vols national championship teams.
Missouri State women’s basketball coach Kellie Harper played at Tennessee from 1995-99.
No. 22 Auburn won its first Southeastern Conference tournament championship since 1985 by routing eighth-ranked Tennessee 84-64 on Sunday.
Lamonte’ Turner sank a go-ahead 3-pointer with 30 seconds left and No. 8 Tennessee rallied to beat No. 4 Kentucky 82-78 in a thriller of a Southeastern Conference semifinal game Saturday.
No. 8 Tennessee defeated Mississippi State 83-76 on Friday to advance to an SEC tournament semifinal meeting with No. 4 Kentucky on Saturday.
Tennessee forward Grant Williams is The Associated Press’ Southeastern Conference men’s basketball player of the year and Mississippi’s Kermit Davis coach of the year.
Tennessee has fallen, but that doesn’t mean the Vols can’t get back up and win the Southeastern Conference men’s basketball tournament.
Jared Harper made four straight free throws over the final 31 seconds to help Auburn clinch an 84-80 victory over No. 5 Tennessee on Saturday in the regular-season finale.
The No. 5 Mississippi State women opened their try for a first Southeastern Conference tournament title with an 83-68 victory over Tennessee on Friday.
The Tennessee men’s basketball team is regaining its defensive identity just in time for the postseason.
Jordan Bone scored a career-high 27 points and No. 7 Tennessee beat No. 4 Kentucky 71-52 on Saturday for its 25th straight win at home, snapping the Wildcats’ four-game winning streak.
Javonte Smart capped a 29-point performance with a crucial rebound and go-ahead free throws in the final seconds, sealing No. 13 LSU’s 82-80 overtime win over No. 5 Tennessee on Saturday.
On a night when both teams posted their lowest point totals of the season, No. 5 Tennessee outlasted Vanderbilt 58-46 on Tuesday in the Vols’ first game since losing their No. 1 ranking.