KNOXVILLE — Flash back to October 2013, when Tennessee was one loose helmet or one play — the starting quarterback hitting his thumb on a defender's helmet, for example — from playing one of its two true freshman quarterbacks.
Inches separate where an assistant coach sits and the head coach sits — when he does sit — during a basketball game.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- By going unbeaten in an 18-game league slate, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's basketball team showed it was by far the class of the Southern Conference this season.
KNOXVILLE — Josh Richardson was being interviewed after Tennessee's 82-54 basketball win at Auburn on Wednesday when teammate Jeronne Maymon stopped on his way from the Volunteers' locker room to the team bus and played reporter for a moment.
DULUTH, Ga. — Nothing was going right for Meighan Simmons, so the Tennessee star decided to stop being hard on herself.
MACON, Ga. — What transpired Friday evening inside the Macon Centreplex surprised many in attendance.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Jason Powell understated the obvious after his Meigs County girls' basketball team had its season ended by top-ranked and unbeaten Union City on Friday.
The result was worth the wait, according to Central High School administrators.
Kylila Tucker fell one match short of obtaining a state tennis singles championship last season, and while she hopes to have another opportunity to get back to Murfreesboro, she's hoping she can bring a few of her friends with her this year.
Central High School has named Eastern Michigan University assistant KiJuan Ware as its new head football coach. Ware served as secondary coach at EMU last season, and prior to that he worked for two years as the offensive coordinator at Western Illinois University.
Four players from across the state of Tennessee and one from the middle of Florida comprise the signing class Lee University men's soccer coach Paul Furey announced this week.
Mimi Dubose led Georgia Southern with 20 points in a 75-62 win over Wofford at the Southern Conference women's basketball tournament Friday in Asheville, N.C.
Tennessee Temple University will play for the United States Collegiate Athletic Association Division I men's basketball championship tonight after beating the Apprentice School from Newport News, Va., in Thursday's late game, 73-59. Temple (21-11) took control early and led 45-27 at halftime.
Great questions gang. Truly superb.
KNOXVILLE — Tennessee football coach Butch Jones made the observation near the close of Thursday's pre-spring-practice news conference.
Kind souls and 5-at-10 regulars, remember the mailbag and what could be a fun Friday.
It takes a lot of money to stage free football clinics for 200 or more Chattanooga youngsters. And to raise that kind of money it often takes some pretty big names.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. — When Evan Gattis made Atlanta's opening-day roster last season, the rookie slugger became one of the biggest stories for the Braves.
Craig Kimbrel saw the growing list of young Braves players committing to long-term deals and decided he wanted to jump on board.
Chattanooga resident Aon Miller, a member of the Chattanooga Golf and Country Club as well as The Honors Course, has been elected as the 79th president of the Tennessee Golf Association.
Uncle Sam wants you — if you're a teenager with an interest in fly-fishing.
Furman University alumni have roared loud enough to the administration and promised enough money in donations to keep for two years the men's golf program that had been scheduled to be eliminated on July 1.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Through rain and wrecks, on Daytona's longest day, this was a drought Dale Earnhardt Jr. was determined to end.
With the famed No. 3 on his car and memories of the late Dale Earnhardt fresh in his mind, Austin Dillon took the fabled number out of hibernation and straight to the top at Daytona.
HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Back on top with only two NASCAR greats left to catch, Jimmie Johnson won his sixth championship in eight years Sunday and staked his claim as one of the most dominant competitors in sports history.