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Dan Fleser: When Vescovi Ended Game's Field Goal Drought, Vols Were Headed For Win Over Auburn

  • 2/4/2023

Bert Bertelkamp removed his glasses and rubbed his eyes. The image of the Tennessee men’s basketball radio analyst in that moment was worth a thousand words he might’ve used to describe Saturday’s SEC game against Auburn. By that point, late in the second half, the Vols and Tigers seemingly had combined for a thousand missed shots. In that context, Santiago Vescovi’s jumper was a sight for sore eyes. The UT senior rose up behind teammate Tobe Awaka’s screen and nailed a 3-pointer with two minutes, 33 seconds left. Vescovi drew a foul on the landing and hit the subsequent free throw. The four-point play was the difference in Tennessee’s 46-43 victory before a sellout crowd of 21,678 ... (click for more)

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Former Tennessee Coach Bruce Pearl watches Josiah Jordan-James race down the court. James helped the Vols past Auburn in a squeaker. See Photo Gallery by James Boofer.
Former Tennessee Coach Bruce Pearl watches Josiah Jordan-James race down the court. James helped the Vols past Auburn in a squeaker. See Photo Gallery by James Boofer.
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Thompson Leads UTC Women In 73-62 Win Over ETSU

  • 2/4/2023

Freshman Raven Thompson led five scorers in double figures as Chattanooga handed ETSU its second road loss of the season, beating the Bucs 73-62 Saturday afternoon at The McKenzie Arena in Southern Conference women’s basketball action. Thompson went 8-of-8 from the charity stripe, nailed her single attempt beyond the arc and dished out ... (click for more)

Mocs Fall 83-68 At Western Carolina

  • 2/4/2023

The Chattanooga Mocs men's basketball team went cold in the second half as it capped of its three-game road trip with an 83-68 loss at Western Carolina on Saturday afternoon inside the Ramsey Center in Cullowhee, N.C. Following the loss, Chattanooga falls to 12-13 overall and 4-8 inside SoCon play. WCU improved to 13-12 and 6-6 in league ... (click for more)

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College Basketball On TV
  • 2/28/2023

Saturday Feb. 4 Auburn at Tennessee 2 p.m. ESPN UTC at Western Carolina 2 p.m. ETSU at UTC Women 2 p.m. Monday Feb. 6 Lady Vols at Mississippi State 7 p.m. SEC Network Wednesday Feb. 8 Tennessee at Vanderbilt 7 p.m. SEC Network Citadel at UTC 7 p.m. ESPN+ Thursday Feb. 9 UTC Women at Mercer 7 p.m. Saturday Feb. 11 Missouri at Tennessee 6 p.m. SEC Network Mercer at UTC 3:30 p.m. CBS Sports UTC Women at Samford 5 p.m. Sunday Feb. 12 Vanderbilt ... more

Cleveland Wrestlers Win State Championship(s)
  • 2/5/2023

FRANKLIN, Tenn. — To the surprise of no one, the Tennessee AA duals wrestling championship came down to the usual suspects, five-time defending champion Cleveland and Bradley Central — winner of 21 state wrestling championships. The Bears last won a duals title in 2017, since then the Blue Raiders have frustrated the Bradley on the mat at the state championships five consecutive times — and tossed in four regular season duals wins this season alone, two by a single point. Saturday ... more

Dan Fleser: When Vescovi Ended Game's Field Goal Drought, Vols Were Headed For Win Over Auburn
Dan Fleser: When Vescovi Ended Game's Field Goal Drought, Vols Were Headed For Win Over Auburn
  • 2/4/2023

Bert Bertelkamp removed his glasses and rubbed his eyes. The image of the Tennessee men’s basketball radio analyst in that moment was worth a thousand words he might’ve used ... more

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