“Carry the fight to our opponent and keep it there for sixty minutes” is one of General Robert Neyland’s famous game day maxims, one that fourteen Army ROTC cadets at UT are taking literally. At 7:00 a.m. Friday, September 9, the cadets will embark on a 148-mile journey across East Tennessee, taking turns to run the game day ball to the Pilot Flying J Battle at Bristol in time for the 8:00 p.m. coin toss Saturday, September 10.
From August 21 to 24, Karen and Ralph Weekly, Tennessee softball co-head coaches, led clinics and shared the value of getting more girls involved in sports in Mexico.
Get out your orange gear and don’t let Big Orange Friday sneak up on you!
UT welcomes fans and visitors to campus Thursday, September 1, for the first home football game of the 2016 season.
The state of Tennessee has a long history of great music and songs—including one of the most recognizable songs in the nation, “Rocky Top.” In UT’s new television half-time spot, Volunteers from across the state sing, hum, and whistle one of our most beloved musical traditions. The new 30-second spot will make its debut on national television Thursday on the SEC Network during UT’s home opening against Appalachian State. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m.
The campus will have an administrative closing on Thursday to accommodate the season home-opener game.
Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Dave Hart, who is entering his sixth year at the helm of the Volunteer Athletics program, announced today that he will retire from the position of director of athletics, effective June 30, 2017.
Christian Coleman enjoyed a spectacular 2016 sophomore season at Tennessee.
Kali Davis-White, a current student, punctuated her first year at Tennessee in 2015-16 with five All-America nods.
Alumnus Justin Gatlin still sits in Tennessee’s all-time top three career in the 60 meters and 200 meters indoors as well as the 100-meter and 200-meter outdoor record lists.