The Latest on Former Vols at The Draft

Round 1: With 2017 NFL Draft commencing in Philadelphia on Thursday night, another class of Tennessee Volunteers will join the big leagues. As expected, Derek Barnett was the highest-drafted former Tennessee player. The Tennessee all-time career sacks leader was chosen 14th overall to the hometown Philadelphia Eagles. Not only did Barnett break Reggie White’s career…

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Preds-Blues Faceoff in Round Two

The Nashville Predators started their Stanley Cup Playoffs run on a hot start, a 4-0 sweep of the Chicago Blackhawks. Now that the rest of the first-round series are finished, the Preds find out who they will face next. The Preds will face another common Western Conference opponent in round two- the St. Louis Blues….

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A New Favorite for Vols Starting QB?

The Tennessee Volunteers football team concluded their 2017 spring practices with the annual spring game Saturday in Neyland Stadium. All eyes were undoubtedly on the quarterbacks. Vols’ head coach Butch Jones previously went on record to say that a favorite for the UT starting QB job will not be named till much closer to the…

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Nashville Completes Total Domination of Chicago

Bridgestone Arena, right down the street from the honky tonks and country music bands of Nashville, also the perfect setting for Stanley Cup Playoff hockey. The Nashville Predators made history Thursday night. They were able to sweep the Chicago Blackhawks and advance to the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Predators’ franchise had…

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Porcello Tapped vs Blue Jays

At 7:10, the Red Sox will look to continue their four-game winning streak against a Blue Jays team that’s had a shaky start to the season. When Boston takes the field, all eyes will be on Porcello, who has a 1-1 record but a 7.95 ERA. In his last appearance, he gave up eight earned…

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Bruins Seek To Get Even With Ottawa at Home

The Senators and Bruins duked it out at the TD Garden Monday, with Ottawa emerging victorious. The game started out as a bloodbath in favor of the Senators, who took a 2-0 lead into the first intermission. At the start of the 2nd period, Mike Hoffman capitalized on an interference call that sent Kevin Miller…

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Nashville Takes 3-0 Series Lead Over Chicago

The Nashville and Chicago series has been a blockbuster matchup to say the least. The Western Conference first rounder began with the Predators stunning the hockey world by taking the first two games in Chicago, keeping the Blackhawks from scoring a single goal. Monday night, the series moved to Nashville for game 3, the Preds…

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Senators will try to Take 2-1 Lead Over Boston

After the Bruins blew a 3-1 lead to send Game 2 into overtime, Dion Phaneuf scored the goal that would put Ottawa even with Boston in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Chris Wideman and Derick Brassard scored the two third goals that would even out the game, both assisted by Phaneuf. The…

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Bruins Look to Take 2 Game Lead over Sens

On Wednesday, the Boston Bruins came into Ottawa and topped the Senators 2-1. Despite not even getting the puck on net for the duration of the 2nd period, Boston rallied during the 3rd. Massachusetts native Frank Vatrano scored the game tying goal, while Brad Marchand put away the game-winner with 2:33 left in regulation. Today,…

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North Carolina Back on Top

The North Carolina Tar Heels are national champions for the 6th time in their history! The Tar Heels were able to redeem themselves from their National Championship loss last year to Villanova, and power through for another championship banner in Chapel Hill. In the first half, both teams started fast but couldn’t hit shots. Gonzaga…

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Two Teams to Renew Series

In a press release from UTsports.com the Tennessee football program announced Monday that two future games have been scheduled. The games will be against a familiar opponent for the Vols, the Oklahoma Sooners. The Volunteers and Sooners last met at Neyland Stadium in 2015. The two prestigious programs first met in the 1939 Orange Bowl,…

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South Carolina’s Magical Run Skids to a Halt

The South Carolina Gamecocks basketball team went where their team had never been before- The Final Four. Their Cinderella run stopped there Saturday night after they fell to Gonzaga in Phoenix, Arizona. The top seeded Gonzaga Bulldogs, led by Nigel Williams-Goss, and 7-foot-1 Przemek Karnowski, were able to subdue South Carolina, something that was no…

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