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Preliminary Injunction Granted in State of Tennessee’s Fight Against the NCAA

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A big development in the case of the State of Tennessee and the Commonwealth of Virginia occurred on Friday. In the Eastern District Court of Tennessee in Greenville, TN, on Friday, Judge Clifton L. Corker granted a preliminary injunction against the NCAA. The decision on Friday is the latest development in a long legal timeline […]

Vols HC Josh Heupel Submits Statement in Ongoing Fight Against the NCAA

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Tennessee football head coach Josh Heupel threw his name into the mix on Friday, submitting an official statement in support of the State of Tennessee and the Commonwealth of Virginia’s fight against the NCAA. The news on Friday follows a week in which Tennessee Attorney General Jonathan Skrmetti and the NCAA went back and forth […]

Judge Denies State Of Tennessee’s Request For Temporary Restraining Order Against NCAA

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A Circuit Court judge denied the State of Tennessee and Commonwealth of Virginia’s request for a temporary restraining order against the NCAA on Tuesday. Tennessee and Virginia’s request would have put a pause on the NCAA’s Name, Image and Likeness rules ahead of Wednesday’s National Signing Day. Judge Clifton Corker denied the request because of […]

Why Tuesday Is An Important Day For The State Of Tennessee’s Lawsuit Against The NCAA

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The State of Tennessee and Commonwealth of Virginia’s antitrust lawsuit against the NCAA meets a critical moment on Tuesday when a Circuit Court judge will decide on Tennessee and Virginia’s request for a temporary restraining order that would keep the NCAA from enforcing its NIL related rules until a federal judge hears arguments from each […]

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 […]

NCAA Releases Statement Responding To Tennessee’s Lawsuit

The NCAA released a statement Wednesday evening responding to the antitrust lawsuit that the State of Tennessee and Commonwealth of Virginia filed against the organization on Wednesday morning. “While the NCAA generally does not comment on specific infractions cases, it is important to remember that NCAA member schools and conferences not only make the rules […]

Tennessee Governor Releases Statement Supporting University of Tennessee Against NCAA

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee released a statement supporting the University of Tennessee and chancellor Donde Plowman on Wednesday morning. “The University of Tennessee has been nothing but forthcoming with the NCAA, and I thank Chancellor Donde Plowman for taking a stand on behalf of all student athletes,” Lee wrote in a statement. “It’s time for […]

State Of Tennessee Files Federal Lawsuit Against NCAA

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The State of Tennessee and the Commonwealth of Virginia filed a federal lawsuit against the NCAA on Wednesday, Tennessee Attorney General Jonathan Skrmetti shared in a X post. pic.twitter.com/PA02rlxxOF — TN Attorney General (@AGTennessee) January 31, 2024 The lawsuit comes a day after Sports Illustrated and others reported that the NCAA was investigating Tennessee athletics […]

Report: NCAA Investigating Tennessee For NIL Related Violations

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The NCAA is investigating Tennessee athletics for reported NIL related violations, Sports Illustrated’s Pat Forde reported on Tuesday. Sports Illustrated’s reporting on the investigation was very limited but provided a few details of note. The investigation is related to Name, Image and Likeness (NIL) violations in multiple sports. Tennessee confirmed to Forde that they were […]