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Tennessee trying to upgrade dormant pass rush

Tennessee trying to upgrade dormant pass rush

March 12th, 2014 7:01 pm by AP

Tennessee has posted the fewest sacks in the Southeastern Conference each of the last two years and has averaged only 17 sacks over the last three seasons. Now the Volunteers must replace all four starting defensive linemen from last year's team.

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All-SEC team

All-SEC team

March 11th, 2014 8:30 pm by AP

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Simmons, Lady Vols top Kentucky 71-70 in final

Simmons, Lady Vols top Kentucky 71-70 in final

March 9th, 2014 7:01 pm by AP

Meighan Simmons scored 17 points, including two go-ahead free throws with 1:45 remaining, and No. 6 Tennessee edged 12th-ranked Kentucky 71-70 on Sunday to win its 17th SEC tournament title.

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Tennessee rips Missouri for 4th straight win

Tennessee rips Missouri for 4th straight win

March 8th, 2014 9:09 pm by AP

Antonio Barton scored 16 points and Jarnell Stokes had a double-double Saturday as Tennessee trounced Missouri 72-45 to win its fourth straight game and boost its NCAA tournament hopes.

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Lady Vols earn date in SEC final

Lady Vols earn date in SEC final

March 8th, 2014 9:01 pm by AP

Tennessee dominated play around the basket the way its fans dominated the stands.The result was another trip to the Southeastern Conference tournament championship game.

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Maggitt has Vols welcoming return of their leader

Maggitt has Vols welcoming return of their leader

March 8th, 2014 8:20 pm by AP

The leader of Tennessee's football team is a guy who didn't play at all last year. But that hasn't stopped Curt Maggitt from making an impact.

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Jones excited about four healthy quarterbacks

Jones excited about four healthy quarterbacks

March 7th, 2014 11:08 pm by AP

The presence of four healthy quarterbacks gives Tennessee coach Butch Jones reason for optimism that the Volunteers could have better results this season.

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Simmons has 21, Lady Vols rally past LSU

Simmons has 21, Lady Vols rally past LSU

March 7th, 2014 11:05 pm by AP

Isabelle Harrison scored 21 points, Simmons and Bashaara Graves each added 14 and No. 6 Tennessee used an overpowering late run to beat LSU 77-65 in the quarterfinals of the Southeastern Conference tournament on Friday night.

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Surging Vols still fighting for NCAA invitation

Surging Vols still fighting for NCAA invitation

March 7th, 2014 6:15 pm by AP

The Tennessee Volunteers finally are playing the way they hoped to perform all season.But the surge came so late that the Vols still have little to no margin for error in their pursuit of an NCAA tournament berth.

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UT hopes stability in coaching brings success

UT hopes stability in coaching brings success

March 6th, 2014 5:59 pm by AP

UT coach Butch Jones opens spring practice Friday with all the same coordinators and position coaches who were with him last year. This marks the first time Tennessee has returned its entire coaching staff intact since 2007, when it went on to reach the S

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