Lawrence, KS – Despite a career-high 24 points from junior Yves Pons and a third double-double in five games from junior John Fulkerson, solid late free-throw shooting led third-ranked Kansas past the Tennessee Vols basketball team, 74-68, Saturday at historic Allen Fieldhouse.
The matchup was part of the 2020 Big 12/SEC Challenge. The Vols fell to 12-7 on the year, while Kansas improved its record to 16-3.
Pons’s 24 points were the most points scored by a Vol in UT’s all-time series with Kansas. He finished the afternoon 8-of-14 from the field and 6-of-7 from the free-throw line.
#23/23 Tennessee (15-4 | 5-1 SEC) vs. LSU (14-4 | 4-2 SEC)
Sunday, January 26th, 2020 | 12:02pm CT
Knoxville, TN – No. 23/23 Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team (15-4, 5-1 SEC) is back at Thompson-Boling Arena on Sunday for the annual “We Back Pat” game. The Lady Vols welcome #RV/RV LSU (14-4, 4-2 SEC) to Rocky Top for a 12:02pm CT contest.
The Lady Vols are currently tied for second place in the league standings with Mississippi State at 5-2. South Carolina is in the catbird’s seat with a 6-0 league mark.
LSU, meanwhile, is tied for third along with Kentucky and Texas A&M at 4-2.
Tennessee (12-6 | 4-2 SEC) at #3 Kansas (15-3 | 5-1 Big 12)
Saturday, January 24th, 2020 | 4:05pm ET / 3:05pm CT
Lawrence, KS – The Tennessee Vols men’s basketball team hits the road for its nonconference finale against the third-ranked Kansas Jayhawks, inside Allen Fieldhouse on Saturday afternoon. Tipoff is slated for 3:00pm CT on ESPN.
Saturday’s game is a part of the Big12/SEC Challenge and is available on ESPN, online through WatchESPN, which can be accessed at espn.com/watch and on any mobile device through the ESPN App. Dan Shulman, Jay Bilas and Holly Rowe will have the call.
Fans can also listen in on their local Vol Network affiliate to hear Bob Kesling and Bert Bertlekamp describing the action.
Hartford, CT – No. 23/25 Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team took a 31-28 lead into halftime but couldn’t hang on, falling to No. 3/5 UConn in front of a crowd of 13,659 at the XL Center on Thursday night, 60-45.
#23/#23 Tennessee (15-3 | 5-1 SEC) at #3/#5 UConn (16-1 | 7-0 ACC)
Thursday, January 23rd, 2020 | 6:05pm CT
Knoxville, TN – No. 23/23 Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team (15-3, 5-1 SEC) will be in Hartford, CT, on Thursday night to take part in the Basketball Hall of Fame Revival Series vs. #3/5 UConn (16-1, 7-0 AAC) at XL Arena. Tipoff is slated for 6:00pm CT.
As part of the two-year series, UConn will host Tennessee this season, with a portion of the proceeds benefitting the Pat Summitt Foundation and the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. In the 2020-21 season, the Lady Vols will host the Huskies in Knoxville, with a portion of the proceeds again benefitting the Pat Summitt Foundation and the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, as well as the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame.
Knoxville, TN – A dominant offensive performance, highlighted by John Fulkerson’s double-double, resulted in a Tennessee Vols basketball 73-48 victory over Ole Miss Tuesday night at Thompson-Boling Arena. The win marked Rick Barnes‘ 100th victory as Tennessee’s head coach.
Knoxville, TN – Rennia Davis’ deep, step-back three-pointer with 0.8 seconds remaining lifted No. 23/25 Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team past Alabama, 65-63, on Monday night at Thompson-Boling Arena.
The junior forward’s heroics helped the Lady Vols end a five-game losing streak to the Crimson Tide and provide Kellie Harper her 300th career victory as a head coach.
Freshman Jordan Horston led Tennessee (15-3, 5-1 SEC) in scoring with 19 points and eight rebounds. Davis also had another strong showing, connecting on seven of 11 shots from the field, including her only three-point attempt, to finish with 16 points and nine rebounds.
Tennessee (11-6 | 3-2 SEC) vs. Ole Miss (9-8 | 0-4 SEC)
Tuesday, January 21st, 2020 | 8:01pm CT
Knoxville, TN – The Tennessee Vols men’s basketball team returns to home to Thompson-Boling Arena for a Tuesday night bout with Ole Miss. Tipoff is set for 8:00pm CT on SEC Network.
Tuesday’s game can be seen on SEC Network, online through WatchESPN and on any mobile device through the ESPN App. Fans can access WatchESPN at espn.com/watch. Tom Hart, Mark Wise and Alyssa Lang 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.
Nashville, TN – A dominant defensive effort and a 21-5 run to begin the second half allowed the Tennessee men’s basketball team to push past Vanderbilt, 66-45, Saturday inside Memorial Gym.
The result improved UT’s record to 11-6 overall and 3-2 in SEC play, while Vanderbilt fell to 8-9 overall and 0-4 in league action.
Senior Jordan Bowden led the Tennessee offense, finishing with 21 points while shooting 7-of-11 from the field and 7-of-8 from the foul line.
Tennessee (14-3 | 4-1 SEC) vs. Alabama (11-6 | 1-3 SEC)
Monday, January 20th, 2020 | 6:02pm CT
Knoxville, TN – No. 24/25 Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team (14-3, 4-1 SEC) is back home for a Monday night tussle with Alabama (11-6, 1-3 SEC) at Thompson-Boling Arena. Tip-off is slated for 6:02pm CT.
This will mark the 57th meeting between these programs, with the Lady Vols leading the all-time series by a 49-7 advantage. The series has been a streaky one. UA brings a five-game winning spree into Knoxville.
That string came after Tennessee had won an otherworldly 42 straight from March 23rd, 1984, through January 31st, 2016.
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