Tennessee last won 11 straight in the 2007-08 season. The Vols (15-1, 4-0 SEC) are off to their fastest start since that 2007-08 campaign, when they won 16 of their first 17.
“Do I like that? When I was a kid, I probably would have, but I’m not a kid anymore. As a coach, I’m older now. I just want to play the game. I want our guys to learn from it.”
Grant Williams scored 20 points and found Admiral Schofield for a clinching 3 with 41.3 seconds left to help No. 3 Tennessee beat Florida 78-67 on Saturday for the team’s 10th straight win.
Kyle Alexander had his second straight double-double in SEC play and No. 3 Tennessee routed Missouri 87-63 on Tuesday night at Mizzou Arena.
Jordan Bowden scored 20 points off the bench and No. 3 Tennessee opened SEC competition by trouncing Georgia 96-50 on Saturday for its eighth consecutive overall win and 17th straight at home.
Grant Williams scored 25 points and hit 10 of 11 shots from the floor to lead a strong shooting performance in No. 3 Tennessee’s 96-53 blowout of Tennessee Tech on Saturday.
Grant Williams’ knack for making baskets while drawing contact keeps paying dividends for the Tennessee men’s basketball team.
The rivalry between Tennessee’s top men’s basketball programs is back on, and the Vols have the upper hand for now after Admiral Schofield scored 29 points in Saturday’s 102-92 win.
Admiral Schofield hit a 3-pointer with 24 seconds left and scored 25 of his 30 points in the second half, helping No. 7 Tennessee knock off top-ranked Gonzaga 76-73 in the Colangelo Classic on Sunday.
Behind 24 points, 13 rebounds and five assists from Dedric Lawson, No. 2 Kansas rallied to beat No. 5 Tennessee 87-81 in overtime for the NIT Season Tip-Off title.
Jordan Bone scored 18 points, Kyle Alexander added 16 and the No. 6 Tennessee men’s basketball team rolled to an 86-41 victory over Lenoir-Rhyne on Tuesday night.
Phillip Fulmer praised John Ward for bringing “life and feeling to our living rooms” on Wednesday night during a tribute ceremony for the longtime Tennessee football and men’s basketball broadcaster.
With storytelling the theme of the night, Tennessee will celebrate “The Voice” on Wednesday, June 27 at Thompson-Bowling Arena.
Admiral Schofield is pulling his name out of the NBA draft and returning to Tennessee for his senior season.
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 29 points to lead Kentucky to its fourth straight Southeastern Conference tournament championship with a 77-72 win over No. 13 Tennessee on Sunday.