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Tennessee Vols Basketball beats Florida, 63-58

 

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – A game-high 22 points on 10-of-15 shooting from John Fulkerson led the way as Tennessee defeated Florida for the fourth consecutive time. The win also marks the Vols’ 50th regular-season SEC victory under fifth-year head coach Rick Barnes.

Vols freshman Josiah-Jordan James stuffed the stat sheet, recording 12 points, eight rebounds and six assists in 40 minutes. 

The Vols began the contest red hot from the floor, connecting on eight of 14 field goals and forcing the Gators into six turnovers by the 8:00 media timeout.

Tennessee Men's Basketball junior #10 John Fulkerson had 22 points in victory over Florida, Saturday. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Men’s Basketball junior #10 John Fulkerson had 22 points in victory over Florida, Saturday. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Vols Basketball rolls past Arkansas, 82-61

 

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – Tennessee Vols basketball freshman Santiago Vescovi logged season-highs with 20 points and eight assists Tuesday as the Vols limited Arkansas to its fewest points in SEC play this season and posted a convincing 82-61 victory on Tuesday night in Thompson-Boling Arena.
 
The bounce-back win for Tennessee (14-10, 6-5 SEC) saw five Vols score in double digits, with Jordan Bowden tallying 16 points, six rebounds and three assists.

Jimmy Whitt Jr. led the Razorbacks with 19 points on the night.

Tennessee Men's Basketball freshman #25 Santiago Vescovi had 20 points and 8 assists in win over Arkansas at Thompson-Boling Arena, Tuesday night. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Men’s Basketball freshman #25 Santiago Vescovi had 20 points and 8 assists in win over Arkansas at Thompson-Boling Arena, Tuesday night. (UT Athletics)

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Wisconsin rolls Tennessee Vols Basketball 68-48 at Thompson-Boling Arena

 

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – Offensive struggles troubled the Tennessee Vols basketball team, as Wisconsin’s hot shooting led the Badgers to a 68-48 win Saturday at Thompson-Boling Arena.
 
John Fulkerson and Jalen Johnson led the Vols with nine points apiece. Johnson’s nine points set a career-high, while his six rebounds tied a career-high. Making his first career start, Davonte Gaines scored six points and grabbed four rebounds.
 
Wisconsin, fueled by a combined 38 points from D’Mitrik Trice (21) and Brevin Pritzl (17), made 11 three-pointers during the contest, including seven in the first half.

Tennessee Men's Basketball was unable to get the offensive going against Wisconsin, Saturday afternoon. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Men’s Basketball was unable to get the offensive going against Wisconsin, Saturday afternoon. (UT Athletics)

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#21 Tennessee Vols Basketball to play Jacksonville State at Thompson-Boling Arena, Saturday

 

Tennessee (7-3) vs. Jacksonville State (4-7)

Saturday, December 21st, 2019 | 12:01pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – No. 21 Tennessee Vols men’s basketball returns home to Thompson-Boling Arena for a weekend bout with Jacksonville State. Saturday’s tipoff is slated for 12:00pm CT on SEC Network+.

Saturday’s game is available online via WatchESPN and on any mobile device through the ESPN app. Fans can log on to WatchESPN at espn.com/watch. Michael Wottreng, Steve Hamer and Kasey Funderburg will have the call.

Fans can also listen live on their local Vol Network affiliate to hear Bob Kesling and Bert Bertlekamp describing the action.

Tennessee Men's Basketball team hosts Jacksonville State at Thompson-Boling Area early Saturday afternoon. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Men’s Basketball team hosts Jacksonville State at Thompson-Boling Area early Saturday afternoon. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Vols Basketball lose defensive match against Memphis, 51-47

 

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – A rough shooting night plagued the No. 19 Tennessee Men’s Basketball, as the Vols dropped a low-scoring defensive battle to the No. 13 Memphis Tigers at a sold-out Thompson-Boling Arena Saturday, 51-47.
 
Tennessee’s 25 percent (15-for-60) shooting mark from the field was the lowest of the Rick Barnes era.
 
Despite the Vols’ scoring struggles as a team, freshman Josiah-Jordan James posted a career-high 14 points that led all scorers in the loss.

Tennessee Men's Basketball falls to Memphis 51-47 at Thompson-Boling Arena, Saturday. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Men’s Basketball falls to Memphis 51-47 at Thompson-Boling Arena, Saturday. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Vols Basketball rolls to 72-43 win over Florida A&M at Thompson-Boling Arena

 

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – Behind a staunch defensive effort, the #21 Tennessee Vols basketball team moved past Florida A&M, 72-43, Wednesday night in Thompson-Boling Arena.

The 43 points scored by the Rattlers (0-7) are the second fewest points scored by an opponent this season. It also marked the fewest points for Florida A&M this season. It is the third time this season the Vols (7-1) have held an opponent to fewer than 50 points.

The Vols limited the Rattlers to just 35.6 percent shooting from the field as only two Florida A&M players shot better than 50 percent from the field. Tennessee’s 29-point margin of victory Wednesday night is the second highest margin of victory this season.

Tennessee Men's Basketball freshman Olivier Nkamhoua earns his first career double-double with season-high 11 points and a season-high 13 rebounds. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Men’s Basketball freshman Olivier Nkamhoua earns his first career double-double with season-high 11 points and a season-high 13 rebounds. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Vols Basketball gets 78-63 win against UNC Asheville

 

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – Behind four double-figure scorers, Tennessee grabbed a 78-63 opening night victory over UNC Asheville Tuesday in Thompson-Boling Arena.
 
After the Bulldogs (0-1) scored on their first possession of the second half, the Vols (1-0) proceeded to go on a 15-1 run to extend their lead to 20 points. UNC Asheville was held without a field goal for 5:31 as they were 0-of-5 from the field during the stretch.
 
Lamonte Turner helped Tennessee close out their first win of the season with 10 of his game-high 17 points coming in the second half while also leading the Vols with six assists on the night.

Tennessee Men's Basketball junior Yves Pons posts a career-high 15 points while Jalen Johnson records a career-high eight points and six rebounds. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Men’s Basketball junior Yves Pons posts a career-high 15 points while Jalen Johnson records a career-high eight points and six rebounds. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Vols Basketball kicks off season hosting Eastern New Mexico

 

Tennessee vs. Eastern New Mexico

Wednesday, October 30th, 2019 | 6:01pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena | SEC Network+

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – The Tennessee Vols basketball team hits the hardwood for the first time in 2019-20 when it takes on Eastern New Mexico on Wednesday night at Thompson-Boling Arena for its lone exhibition matchup of the preseason. Tip-off is set for 6:00pm CT on SEC Network +.

Wednesday’s game can streamed online through SEC Network+/WatchESPN. Visit espn.com/watch or download the WatchESPN app to view the game on a computer or mobile device. Roger Hoover (play-by-play), Vincent Yarbrough (analyst) and Casey Funderburg (reporter) will have the call.

Tennessee Men's Basketball plays Eastern New Mexico Wednesday night at Thompson-Boling Arena. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Men’s Basketball plays Eastern New Mexico Wednesday night at Thompson-Boling Arena. (UT Athletics)

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