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Another second-half rally saves Vols

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Another second-half rally saves Vols

December 19th, 2014 10:31 pm by AP

Josh Richardson scored 19 points Friday as the Volunteers continued their penchant for comebacks by erasing a six-point halftime deficit in a 61-58 victory over Tennessee Tech.

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N.C. State fend off Vols' late rally

N.C. State fend off Vols' late rally

December 17th, 2014 9:51 pm by AP

Ralston Turner had career highs of 33 points and eight 3-pointers and N.C. State holding off a second-half comeback to beat the Volunteers 83-72 on Wednesday night.

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Burdick helps Lady Vols get past Wichita State

Burdick helps Lady Vols get past Wichita State

December 16th, 2014 10:26 pm by AP

Cierra Burdick scored 10 points and pulled down a career-high 17 rebounds Tuesday as No. 11 Tennessee held off Wichita State 54-51 to earn its fourth straight victory.

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Vols rise up to beat Butler

Vols rise up to beat Butler

December 14th, 2014 11:01 pm by AP

Tennessee overcame a 12-point second-half deficit to beat Butler 67-55. Richardson shot 9 of 13 and had a career-high six steals.

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Fulmer talks about playoffs, ETSU football

Fulmer talks about playoffs, ETSU football

December 10th, 2014 10:46 pm by Matt Slovin, The Tennessean

The Tennessean's Matt Slovin caught up with Fulmer, 64, this week to discuss everything from the College Football Playoff to bird hunting.

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Vols have one of toughest schedules among SEC teams

Vols have one of toughest schedules among SEC teams

December 9th, 2014 9:10 pm by Matt Slovin, The Tennessean

According to kenpom.com, a popular college basketball statistics website, the Tennessee men's basketball team has played the second most difficult non-conference schedule among SEC teams.

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Vols counting on coaches' bowl experience

Vols counting on coaches' bowl experience

December 9th, 2014 9:04 pm by AP

Although the Volunteers are preparing for their 50th bowl appearance in school history, nobody on their current roster has ever played a down in a bowl game.

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Tennessee coach Butch Jones gets raise, extension

Tennessee coach Butch Jones gets raise, extension

December 8th, 2014 1:57 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Butch Jones appears to have Tennessee's football heading in the right direction, and the university rewarded him with a raise and two-year contract extension Monday.

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Vols survive late 3-point barrage to beat K-State

Vols survive late 3-point barrage to beat K-State

December 6th, 2014 11:09 pm by AP

Josh Richardson scored 17 points Saturday as Tennessee withstood a late 3-point onslaught from Marcus Foster in a 65-64 victory over Kansas State.

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Lady Vols trounce St. Francis, 111-44

Lady Vols trounce St. Francis, 111-44

December 3rd, 2014 10:36 pm by AP

Isabelle Harrison returned from a five-game absence and Jaime Nared scored 20 points Wednesday night as No. 14 Tennessee trounced winless Saint Francis (Pennsylvania) 111-44 to avoid its first three-game losing streak since 1986.

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Tough week for Lady Vols ends with loss to Texas

Tough week for Lady Vols ends with loss to Texas

November 30th, 2014 10:40 pm by AP

Kelsey Lang scored 18 points and No. 6 Texas continued its torrid start with a 72-59 win over No. 4 Tennessee on Sunday night, snapping a five-game losing streak in the rivalry.

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