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Bracketology: Tracking Tennessee Basketball’s Offseason Movement

Chaz Lanier

The college basketball world has made plenty of noise this offseason with prominent coaching changes, transfer portal activity, and final preparations for conference realignment heading into the 2024 season. Coming off a run to the Elite Elite last season, Rick Barnes’ Tennessee Volunteers dealt with a significant amount of outgoing activity with the portal and […]

Where Tennessee Basketball Lands in the Latest Way-Too-Early Rankings

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The rise of a familiar team from the SEC caused Tennessee to slightly fall back in ESPN’s way-too-early rankings this week. Tennessee, previously at No. 18 in the rankings, was placed at No. 20 by ESPN’s Jeff Borzello. The Vols fell two spots between the way-too-early rankings. UCLA and Arkansas are the main culprits for […]

Bracketology: Where Tennessee Lands in Early Projections After Portal Pickups

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Tennessee remains steady as a No. 4 seed in Joe Lunardi’s latest early bracketology report this week, with only a small change from his previous update two weeks ago. In Lunardi’s report from May 3, Tennessee was the fourth seed in the West Region. The ESPN expert continues to see Tennessee as the fourth seed […]

Final SEC Bracketology Projections Before the Selection Show


The 2024 NCAA Tournament March Madness bracket will officially be released by the end of the day on Sunday following the final conference championship games around the country. The SEC Tournament has had plenty of drama weaved into the five-day tournament from Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, TN. The top three seeds of the tournament – […]

Tennessee Basketball Locked In As Two-Seed Following SEC Tournament Exit

Tennessee basketball entered the week with plenty of questions surrounding what seed it would earn in the NCAA Tournament. The Vols were in lock step and prepared for a game of hop scotch with North Carolina as they battled for the final one-seed. But Mississippi State upsetting Tennessee basketball in the SEC Tournament Quarterfinals ended […]

Bracketology: Tennessee Entering SEC Tournament as Projected NCAA One-Seed

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Sharpen those pencils, everyone. The NCAA Tournament is right around the corner. With the regular season in the rearview mirror, only the conference tournaments across the nation remain before the official tournament brackets are announced this Sunday evening. The fight for the final one-seed has been the talk of the college basketball world – or […]

Is it Better to be the Fourth One-Seed or the Top Two-Seed in the NCAA Tournament?

Tennessee’s men’s basketball program has never earned a one-seed in the NCAA Tournament. But this year’s UT team is poised to potentially finally earn one of the top four seeds in the Big Dance. Even with the Vols losing 85-81 to Kentucky at home to end the regular season, they’re still projected by many bracketologists […]

Bracketology: Tennessee Stays Projected on the Two-Line Despite Top 4 AP Ranking

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With just four games left on the regular season schedule, end-of-season storylines are starting to become more and more prevalent. ESPN’s Joe Lunardi released his latest bracketology report on Tuesday with several interesting notes coming from the selection. Tennessee is sort of in an interesting situation right now as the Vols await the results of […]

Bracketology: Tennessee Lands as the Highest-Projected SEC Team

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Aside from a quick social media update that saw Tennessee briefly move up to a one-seed, the Vols have had the same tournament projection over the last several weeks. The Bracketology projections come courtesy of ESPN expert Joe Lunardi, who has been tracking the projected 68-team tournament throughout the season. And now, with just a […]

Bracketology: Tennessee Remains On The Two-Line After Weekend Loss

Justin Gainey

Despite a loss to Texas A&M in College Station over the weekend, Tennessee’s spot in Joe Lunardi’s Bracketology rankings remains unchanged. The Vols went 1-1 last week with a win over LSU in Knoxville and a loss to Texas A&M on Saturday. Tennessee will head to Fayetteville for a Wednesday night game against Arkansas on […]