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Punch says Barnes is a perfect fit for Tennessee

Punch says Barnes is a perfect fit for Tennessee

April 1st, 2015 10:32 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Dr. Jerry Punch is very familiar with Rick Barnes and just as familiar with the University of Tennessee. The ESPN analyst sees the naming of Barnes as the Vols' new basketball coach as the perfect fit.

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Loyal customers to have first dibs at tickets

Loyal customers to have first dibs at tickets

March 31st, 2015 9:44 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Bristol Motor Speedway is giving its loyal customers the first chance when it comes to acquiring tickets for the Battle at Bristol football game between the University of Tennessee and Virginia Tech.

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Tennessee hires former Texas coach Barnes

Tennessee hires former Texas coach Barnes

March 31st, 2015 10:24 am by AP

Just two days after leaving Texas, Rick Barnes has landed at Tennessee. UT called Barnes an "elite basketball coach in every respect." The agreement is for six years at $2.25 million annually.

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Forbes joins ETSU as basketball coach

Forbes joins ETSU as basketball coach

March 30th, 2015 9:44 pm by Joe Avento

Former assistant at Tennessee, Wichita State vows to run a program of "first, best and most."

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Lady Vols get past 'Zags in OT

Lady Vols get past 'Zags in OT

March 28th, 2015 10:19 pm by AP

Cierra Burdick scored 22, including four late free throws for the winning points, as Tennessee beat Gonzaga 73-69 in overtime on Saturday to advance to the Spokane Regional final of the NCAA Tournament.

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Tennessee seeking stability after recent coaching turnover

Tennessee seeking stability after recent coaching turnover

March 28th, 2015 10:18 pm by AP

As it searches for its third coach in as many years, Tennessee must find a candidate willing to overlook the program's recent instability.

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Senate's Harry Reid announces he won't seek re-election

Senate's Harry Reid announces he won't seek re-election

March 27th, 2015 10:27 am by ERICA WERNER, Associated Press

Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid, who's dominated the Senate for a decade from the minority to the majority and back again, announced Friday he will retire from the institution where he's served for five terms.

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Tyndall out as UT coach

Tyndall out as UT coach

March 27th, 2015 9:58 am by The Associated Press

Tyndall's firing comes as the NCAA investigates his two-year stay at Southern Mississippi.

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UT: No comment on NCAA, Tyndall investigation

UT: No comment on NCAA, Tyndall investigation

March 26th, 2015 10:51 pm by Ben Frederickson, Knoxville News Sentinel

Donnie Tyndall was still Tennessee's basketball coach Thursday night. It remains to be seen if he can hold onto the job.

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Vols expect Dobbs to thrive as leader

Vols expect Dobbs to thrive as leader

March 24th, 2015 11:09 pm by AP

Tennessee quarterback Joshua Dobbs must build on the momentum he established late last season and emerge as one of the Southeastern Conference's top quarterbacks for the Vols to compete for an Eastern Division title.

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