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Tennessee Vols Football faces Indiana in the Gator Bowl, Thursday

 

Tennessee (7-5 | 5-3 SEC) vs. Indiana (8-4 | 5-4 Big Ten)

Gator Bowl | Thursday, January 2nd, 2020 | 6:00pm CT
Jacksonville, FL | TIAA Bank Field | TV: ESPN

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsJacksonville, FL – Tennessee Vols football will look to cap the 2019 season with its sixth straight win as the Volunteers take on Indiana in the TaxSlayer Gator Bowl on Thursday night at 6:00pm CT.

The Big Orange are playing in their first bowl game since the 2016 Music City Bowl.

A win over the Hoosiers would be their fourth consecutive bowl victory and third straight in the Gator Bowl. 

Tennessee Vols Football is set to take on the Indiana Hoosiers in the Gator Bowl Thursday night. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Vols Football is set to take on the Indiana Hoosiers in the Gator Bowl Thursday night. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Vols lose at Missouri, 50-17

 

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Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsColumbia, MO – The Tennessee Volunteers dropped their final road SEC game of the season, 50-17, on Saturday night to Missouri as true freshman quarterback Will McBride made his first career start for the Big Orange.

Tennessee (4-6, 0-6 SEC) now holds a 2-4 all-time record against Missouri (5-5, 2-4 SEC), including a 1-2 record in Columbia.
 
In his first start, McBride completed 16 of 32 passes for 139 yards and rushed for 63 yards on 14 carries. He’s the first Tennessee quarterback to lead the team in rushing yards since VFL Joshua Dobbs ran for a team-high 118 yards against Nebraska in the Music City Bowl on December 30th, 2016.

Tennessee Volunteers quarterback Will McBride (17) runs the ball as Missouri Tigers safety Jordan Ulmer (11) chases during the first half at Faurot Field. (Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports)

Tennessee Volunteers quarterback Will McBride (17) runs the ball as Missouri Tigers safety Jordan Ulmer (11) chases during the first half at Faurot Field. (Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports)

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#21 Tennessee Vols beat Nebraska Cornhuskers 38-24 in the Music City Bowl

 

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Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsNashville, TN Joshua Dobbs racked up 409 yards of total offense and four touchdowns, Derek Barnett set a new Tennessee sack record and the No. 21 Tennessee Volunteers took a 38-24 win over the Nebraska Cornhuskers in the 2016 Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl on Friday at Nissan Stadium.

Tennessee (9-4) led from start to finish and posted 521 yards of offense thanks to Dobbs’ outstanding career finale. Dobbs, who was named MVP of the game, ran for 118 yards and three scores on 11 carries and finished 23-of-38, throwing for 291 yards and one touchdown.

Tennessee Volunteers quarterback Joshua Dobbs (11) passes the ball during the first half against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Nissan Stadium. (Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports)

Tennessee Volunteers quarterback Joshua Dobbs (11) passes the ball during the first half against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Nissan Stadium. (Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports)

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Tennessee Vols take on Nebraska in the Music City Bowl

 

Tennessee vs. Nebraska

Friday, December 30th, 2016 | 2:30pm CT
Nashville, TN | Nissan Stadium | TV: ESPN

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – The University of Tennessee football team has accepted an invitation to play the Nebraska Cornhuskers in the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl on December 30th at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Tennessee. The game will feature a 2:30pm CT kickoff on ESPN.

“Our entire program is excited about representing the University of Tennessee at the Music City Bowl,” said head coach Butch Jones. “This will be a great opportunity for our players to play in a NFL stadium against a very challenging opponent in Nebraska. We have a special group of seniors that have given their all for this program and I know they are excited about a final opportunity to play together.”

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Tennessee Volunteers face Nebraska Cornhuskers in 19th annual Music City Bowl, December 30th

 

Music City BowlNashville, TN – Representatives from the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl have announced that the University of Tennessee Volunteers will represent the Southeastern Conference (SEC) in the 19th annual Bowl as they take on the University of Nebraska Cornhuskers of the Big Ten Conference.

Kickoff will be Friday, December 30th at 2:30pm CST at Nissan Stadium in Nashville Tennessee. The game will be televised live on ESPN.

“We couldn’t be more excited to welcome Nebraska and Tennessee to Nashville for the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl,” said Dan Crockett, President/CEO of Franklin American Mortgage Company.

Tennessee and Nebraska will meet for third time in History in the 19th annual Music City Bowl at Nissan Stadium. (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

Tennessee and Nebraska will meet for third time in History in the 19th annual Music City Bowl at Nissan Stadium. (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

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Wounded Warriors recognized during Music City Bowl

 

Tennessee National GuardNashville, TN – Eight wounded warriors, their families, and two Gold Star families were invited as special guests through Humana’s Wounded Warriors Program to the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl in Nashville. The group arrived at the Renaissance Hotel in downtown Nashville on Sunday, December 28th and attended bowl game festivities the next two days.

Franklin American Mortgage provided several tables for the group at the Franklin American Mortgage Coaches Luncheon, held at the Wildhorse Saloon on Monday, December 29th.

Eight wounded warriors, their families, and two Gold Star families were invited to the Franklin American Mortgage Music City bowl to be honored during each event leading up to the game on Dec. 30, 2014. Before the game, the group stood on the field during the singing of the national anthem.

Eight wounded warriors, their families, and two Gold Star families were invited to the Franklin American Mortgage Music City bowl to be honored during each event leading up to the game on Dec. 30, 2014. Before the game, the group stood on the field during the singing of the national anthem.

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17th Annual Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl to feature Notre Dame vs. LSU December 30th

 

Game will represent both teams’ first trip to the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl and first on field meeting since 2007 Sugar Bowl

Music City BowlNashville, TN – Representatives from the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl announced today the Notre Dame Fighting Irish will represent the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) in the 17th annual Bowl as they take on the LSU Tigers of the Southeastern Conference (SEC).

Kickoff will be Tuesday, December 30th at 2:00pm CST at LP Field in Nashville. The game will be televised live on ESPN.

“In our five years as the title sponsor, we’ve been pleased to welcome teams rich in history and tradition, this year is certainly no exception with Notre Dame and LSU” said Dan Crockett, President/CEO of Franklin American Mortgage Company. “We’re proud of the economic impact the game makes on the city, as well as the nationwide recognition it gives our company. The Bowl also presents an opportunity to give back to the communities that have helped in our success, and the exposure it generates brings even greater attention to the numerous charitable organizations we support. Both teams playing in this year’s game have had great seasons, and we can’t wait to see them take the field.” «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam makes appointments to Higher Education Boards

 

Robert Fisher of Clarksville Tennessee among those Appointed

State of TennesseeNashville, TN – Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam has announced the appointments of eight new members and five re-appointments to Tennessee’s higher education boards as well as the selection of the chair of Tennessee Higher Education Commission (THEC) and vice chair of the Tennessee Board of Regents (TBR).

Robert Fisher, Pam Koban and Keith Wilson will serve on THEC. Brad Lampley, Bonnie Lynch, Sharon Pryse and Thaddeus Wilson will serve as new members of the University of Tennessee (UT) Board of Trustees. Deanna Wallace will join TBR as a new member. Cato Johnson was elected chair of THEC, and Emily Reynolds was elected vice-chair of TBR. «Read the rest of this article»

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Copeland Nominated to the 2011 Music City Bowl Committee

 

Music City BowlClarksville, TN – Rob Copeland, President and CEO of Copeland Wealth Management, headquartered in Clarksville, Tennessee has been nominated to be on the 2011 Music City Bowl Committee.

“It is an honor to be a part of such a wonderful event, the Music City Bowl is a great way to support Middle Tennessee, our citizens, and bring a positive impact to our local economy,” said Rob Copeland.

Each year the Music City Bowl brings an average of $14.2 million dollars in to the Middle Tennessee area, bringing more than 35,000 out-of-town visitors. The 2011 Music City Bowl will be held on December 30th, 2011 in Nashville Tennessee.

Rob Copeland, President and CEO of Copeland Wealth Management.

Rob Copeland, President and CEO of Copeland Wealth Management.

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