Tennessee suspended defensive lineman Ryan Thaxton from team activities on Monday, one day after his arrest on charges of false imprisonment and domestic assault.
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.
Tennessee’s football team boosted its offensive line by adding Alabama graduate transfer Brandon Kennedy, the university announced Tuesday.
Tennessee chancellor Beverly Davenport is being forced out of her post after less than 15 months at the helm, a tenure that included a tumultuous search for a head football coach and other controversies.
Tennessee’s first spring under new football coach Jeremy Pruitt is noteworthy for what isn’t being said. Pruitt hasn’t mentioned a single player by name at any of his past three post-practice sessions with reporters, which lasted a combined total of more than 45 minutes.
Jeremy Pruitt, the former Alabama defensive coordinator, has taken over a Tennessee program that went 4-8 last season while setting a school record for losses and failing to win a single SEC game.
Former Michigan State running back Madre London announced Sunday via social media that he plans to graduate and transfer to Tennessee.
Tennessee will hold the first spring football game of Jeremy Pruitt’s coaching tenure April 21 at 2 p.m., the university announced Tuesday.
"I would like to thank everyone at the University of Tennessee program for the opportunity over these past three years to play the game I love at the highest level of college football as part of Vol Nation," the junior said on Twitter.
According to multiple media reports, the University of Tennessee has offered their head football coaching position to current Alabama defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt, and a deal could become official today.
Chancellor Beverly Davenport said at news conference Friday after the move was announced that Currie had been suspended. She added that Fulmer will be Tennessee's athletic director "for the foreseeable future" and "take the reins of our search."
Doeren’s decision to remain at North Carolina State continues Tennessee’s frustrating search for a coach following the Nov. 12 firing of Jones, who went 34-27 in five seasons.
Tennessee fired football coach Butch Jones on Sunday with two games left in a regular season in which the Volunteers started ranked but are now still winless in the Southeastern Conference.
In his final home game, Missouri’s Ish Witter gashed Tennessee’s defense for 216 yards rushing as the Tigers cruised to a 50-17 victory on Saturday night.
Missouri has bounced back from a five-game skid to win three straight games and get into bowl contention. Tennessee ended a four-game slide last week but is still in jeopardy of failing to qualify for a bowl game.