Where SEC Basketball Stands in Rankings as Conference Play Nears

Where SEC Basketball Stands in Rankings as Conference Play Nears

It’s almost conference play time in basketball season now that the calendar year is drawing to a close. Through nearly two months of the 2022-2023 season, several SEC teams have played at a high level, with six southeastern squads cracking the latest edition of the AP Top 25 poll. Tennessee leads the group, coming in […]

Tennessee Basketball A Top 20 Program In Last Quarter Century

Tennessee Arizona

Rich tradition doesn’t come up when you’re discussing Tennessee basketball. Especially when compared to Tennessee football’s six national titles and Lady Vols basketball’s eight national titles, Tennessee’s men’s hoops pedigree lags behind. However, Tennessee basketball has had serious success over the last quarter century. Ken Pomery of KenPom.com compiles a division one program ratings every […]

WATCH: Barnes Previews Showdown With No. 3 Auburn

Rick Barnes

Lean Towards Tennessee (+950) To Win The SEC Tennessee gets the chance to earn its third top 10 and second top five win of the season Saturday afternoon when they welcome No. 3 Auburn to Thompson-Boling Arena. A pair of streaks are on the line Saturday and one must give. Bruce Pearl and Auburn have […]

Auburn Has Owned Tennessee on the Court Recently

Tennessee Auburn

NCAA: Auburn Fixed by New QB? Whether it be in Knoxville, in Auburn, or at a neutral site, the Tennessee Volunteers have struggled to find a win against Auburn on the basketball court recently. In fact, Auburn has pretty much owned Tennessee on the hardwood. That’s not to say that there haven’t been any close […]

Bruce Pearl Compares Current Vols to Sweet Sixteen Team

Auburn head coach Bruce Pearl had an interesting comment when speaking about Tennessee on Thursday. In light of the Vols and Tigers’ upcoming game in Knoxville this Saturday, Pearl went back in the memory bank to find a comparison for his familiar opponent. While speaking to the media, Pearl compared the current Tennessee basketball team […]

WATCH: Bruce Pearl Previews Showdown with Tennessee

Bruce Pearl

Auburn head coach Bruce Pearl will lead the No. 3-ranked Tigers into Knoxville this Saturday for a matchup with No. 17 Tennessee. It will be a massive showdown in Thompson-Boling Arena, with two tremendously talented teams on a court where Tennessee is undefeated. Whether it be Tennessee’s undefeated record at home or Auburn’s spot in […]

Bruce Pearl Comments on the Difficulty of Playing at Tennessee

Bruce Pearl

Tennessee will welcome Auburn to Knoxville this upcoming Saturday for one of the most high-profile matchups of the season. And with the arrival of Auburn comes the return of former Tennessee head coach Bruce Pearl. Pearl was the head coach at Tennessee from March of 2005 until he was fired in March of 2011. During […]

Former Tennessee Head Coach Signs SEC Extension ‘For Life’

Bruce Pearl

Auburn and Bruce Pearl Are Now The #1 Team In College Basketball Former Tennessee Basketball head coach Bruce Pearl became the Auburn head coach in 2014. Now, eight years later, Auburn has announced that Pearl will be sticking around for much, much longer. According to Auburn on Friday, Pearl and the Tigers have agreed on […]

Auburn Head Coach Bruce Pearl Hit With NCAA Suspension

Bruce Pearl

Current Auburn basketball head coach and former Tennessee head coach Bruce Pearl has been hit with a suspension by the NCAA on Friday. The suspension is just one of the consequences that were handed down to the SEC school by the NCAA. Pearl will serve a two-game suspension effective immediately. There are three main consequences […]

Tennessee’s Full Basketball Schedule Unveiled

The SEC released the league’s full basketball schedule, Thursday. With its conference games now officially announced, Tennessee full schedule is released. The Vols’ non conference schedule was released in June and includes matchups with six teams projected to make the NCAA Tournament. The non conference slate also includes a match up with a strong Arizona […]