WATCH: Rick Barnes Reacts to Vols’ HUGE Win Over LSU

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    It was a wild night in Knoxville, TN, on Saturday night. While looking for revenge after a loss earlier in the season, Tennessee defeated LSU by a score of 64-50 in Thompson-Boling Arena in front of a rambunctious Tennessee crowd.

    The Vols earned a massive win on Saturday night while playing in a game in which Tennessee never trailed. After beating Vanderbilt earlier in the week, this was an extremely important compounding win for Tennessee and head coach Rick Barnes.

    After the game, Barnes met with the media for a few moments to discuss his thoughts on his team. Barnes gave his reaction to the Vols’ win, as well as spoke in detail about some plays, schemes, and moments from the game in particular.

    Tennessee guard Santiago Vescovi led the Vols with 16 points on the night while Uros Plavsic had another excellent game with 12 points and six rebounds.

    Below is the full press conference for Tennessee head coach Rick Barnes after the win against LSU on Saturday night in Knoxville.

    Ric Butler is a Knoxville based sports media personality who has covered University of Tennessee athletics since 2017. Most recently, he served as the lead writer for the website of a local radio station. Ric also helped create and host a daily radio show called “The Blitz." Ric’s passion for sports, smooth vocal, and infectious personality have made him popular with both his peers and Vol Nation. Originally from Dallas, Ric didn’t grow up riding horses to school. But he did dream of the big city lights. When not chasing down the latest Tennessee story, Ric can be found watching the WWE, often attempting their moves in an embarrassing fashion.