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Former Tennessee Center Signs With Weber State

Handje Tamba

The Weber State men’s basketball team has officially announced the signing of a former Tennessee center. According to a post on Tuesday, Handje Tamba is heading to play for newly promoted head coach Eric Duft at Weber State. Tamba emigrated to the United States from the Democratic Republic of the Congo in 2017 and then […]

Tennessee Big Man Enters Transfer Portal

Handje Tamba

Tennessee freshman big man Handje Tampa entered the transfer portal Tuesday afternoon, 247sports’ Travis Branham first reported. The 6-foot-11 forward reclassified from the 2022 class into the 2021 class, graduating from Knoxville Catholic a year early to enroll at Tennessee. Tamba redshirted his lone collegiate season not appearing in any of Tennessee’s 35 games. “He’s […]

Five Tennessee Basketball Questions At The Start Of Preseason Practice

Tennessee basketball begins its preseason practice today with the season opener against UT-Martin six weeks away. The Vols are coming off an 18-9 season that saw Tennessee finish fourth in the SEC and earn a five-seed in the NCAA Tournament before losing in the first round to Oregon State. Tennessee experienced major turnover entering this […]

Handje Tamba Discusses Decision To Reclassify And Play For Tennessee

On this episode of the Rocky Top Insider Podcast, RTI’s Trey Wallace is joined by 2021 Tennessee basketball signee Handje Tamba. We discussed his decision to re-classify to the 2021 class and why he chose the Vols. Also, how will Tamba fit into the Rick Barnes system and what he’s looking forward to the most, […]

Barnes Adds Final Piece To 2021 Signing Class

Knoxville Catholic center Handje Tamba has reclassified into the 2021 class and committed to Tennessee basketball, 247sports Travis Branham first reported Tuesday. The commitment from the 7-foot prospect is the final piece in Rick Barnes’ top five signing class. Tamba has a plethora of ties to Tennessee, playing locally at Knoxville Catholic with Tennessee class […]