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Tennessee AD Danny White Criticizes NCAA For Leaking Info To Media In Statement

Tennessee Director of Athletics Danny White entered the fray on day three of the Vols’ newest battle with the NCAA. Sports Illustrated’s Pat Forde reported on Tuesday that the NCAA was investigating Tennessee for NIL related violations. That’s when chaos erupted. Tennessee Chancellor Donde Plowman ripped the NCAA in an email to NCAA President Charlie […]

Donde Plowman Sums Up Her Frustration with NCAA in Very Simple Terms

Donde Plowman

University of Tennessee Chancellor Donde Plowman expressed her frustration toward the NCAA in very simple terms on Wednesday. While speaking to the media before Tennessee’s cabinet meet and greet on Wednesday, Chancellor Plowman spoke about her letter to the NCAA that was publicized on Tuesday afternoon. Plowman’s letter blasted the NCAA for “morally wrong” and […]

Former Auburn Athletic Director Joining Tennessee Athletic Department

Tennessee named Allen Greene its new Senior Deputy Athletic Director on Thursday morning, poaching the well regarded administrator from Ole Miss’ athletic department. “One of the key objectives from our strategic plan ‘Rise Glorious”‘was to attract goal-driven and intensely competitive teammates to strengthen our family-oriented, innovative and fearless culture and Allen is a tremendous addition […]

Purdue President Takes Shot at Tennessee, Danny White Responds

Danny White

Dr. Mung Chiang, the president of Purdue University, made noise on social media with his comment about the Tennessee-Purdue basketball game on Tuesday night. The game between the Vols and the Boilermakers game was extremely physical and led to 78 total free throws in the game, 48 from Purdue and 30 from Tennessee. Chiang’s tweet […]

Tennessee Extends Rick Barnes Contract Through 2027-28 Season

Rick Barnes

Tennessee basketball coach Rick Barnes signed a one-year contract extension earlier this month, Tennessee announced Tuesday afternoon. It’s the third straight year in which Barnes has signed a one-year contract extension with this one locking up 69-year old through the 2027-28 season. “Tennessee has always been great to me and my family,” Barnes said in […]

Danny White Takes Shot At Virginia Coach, Denies Offering Him Tennessee Job

Danny White

Tennessee football’s season opener against Virginia got a little more juice Monday night. Virginia coach Tony Elliott is entering his second year with the Cavaliers but before that he was Dabo Swinney’s offensive coordinator and a candidate in the 2021 Tennessee coaching search. Tennessee Director of Athletics Danny White interviewed Elliott during his search and […]

Tennessee Athletics Posts Best Ever Directors’ Cup Finish

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Tennessee athletics finished sixth in the 2022-23 LEARFIELD Directors’ Cup Race— its best ever finish in the competition. The Vols and Lady Vols combined for the second highest finish in the SEC with only Stanford, Texas, Ohio State, Virginia and Florida ranking ahead of them in the competition. Tennessee made a late move in the […]

Tennessee Athletics Claims Second Straight SEC All-Sports Title

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Tennessee athletics claimed its second straight SEC All-Sports Title awarded by the USA Today Network. The 2022-23 school year is the third time the USA Today Network has presented the awards. The USA Today Network succeeds The Halifax Media Group and GateHouse Media, New York Times Regional Newspaper Group and the SEC’s offices in tabulating […]

Lady Vols Coach Kellie Harper Signs Contract Extension

Kellie Harper

Women’s basketball coach Kellie Harper and Tennessee announced a one-year contract extension Monday afternoon that runs through the 2027-28 season. The former Lady Vols point guard and fourth year coach has agreed to a one-year contract extension after each of her last three seasons. Harper took Tennessee back to the Sweet 16 for the second […]

Burke, Woodruff Headline Hall of Fame Class

Burke, Woodruff Headline Hall of Fame Class

The University of Tennessee has announced its Hall of Fame Class of 2023. The UT Athletics Hall of Fame induction process has been on a hiatus since 2020 due to the pandemic, but Athletics Director Danny White has called for a return to welcome in the 12-member class of 2023. Tennessee’s class features 10 players, […]