2018-19 college basketball season

Tennessee's average home attendance in Thompson-Boling Arena this season was the best the Vols have had in nearly a decade.

Vol fans helped Knoxville rate as the second-best market for college basketball in both men's and women's basketball for the 2018-19 season.

Two national college basketball analysts have picked the Vols as one of their four Final Four teams at the end of this upcoming season.

According to handful of coaches in college basketball, the Vols are the best team in college basketball heading into the 2018-19 season.