John Fulkerson is the first name that comes to mind when hearing the words of Tennessee basketball coach Rick Barnes.
John Fulkerson went from a role player to a starring role for the Tennessee Volunteers basketball team.
John Fulkerson and the rest of the University of Tennessee basketball team are still dancing after Sunday’s dramatic overtime win over Iowa in the second-round of the NCAA tournament.
NASHVILLE — Tennessee’s Lamonte’ Turner picked a perfect time to snap out of his shooting slump.
KNOXVILLE — Admiral Schofield scored 18 points in his final home game, and No. 5 Tennessee beat Mississippi State 71-54 on Tuesday night for its 26th straight home victory.
Here are a few things to watch in Southeastern Conference basketball this week:
KNOXVILLE — Tennessee’s 19-game winning streak has disappeared. So has its No. 1 ranking.
LEXINGTON, Ky. — No. 5 Kentucky got the strong start it sought against No. 1 Tennessee and for a moment was blowing out the Volunteers.
No. 1 Tennessee (23-1, 11-0) vs. No. 5 Kentucky (20-4, 9-2)
KNOXVILLE—Admiral Schofield and Grant Williams scored 13 points each as No. 1 Tennessee defeated Missouri 72-60 on Tuesday night to extend its school-record winning streak to 17 games.
NEW YORK — Tennessee stayed atop the AP Top 25 men’s college basketball poll for a second straight week.
Top-ranked Duke went down early in the week. No. 2 Michigan and No. 4 Virginia, the last of Division I’s unbeaten teams, both fell over the weekend. In all, six top-10 teams lost.
DALLAS — Rick Barnes is now winning NCAA Tournament games with “Rocky Top” in Texas.
Tennessee coach Rick Barnes continues searching for the right combinations to put on the floor even as his team remains in the Top 25 and moves closer to its first NCAA Tournament appearance since 2014.
NASHVILLE — Companies will have to disclose more information to secure future incentives from one Tennessee city, as part of the local government’s bid to strengthen the transparency of economic development deals.