ESPN’s SEC Network will broadcast its live SEC Nation program from the south lawn of Ayres Hall from 10:00 a.m. to noon Saturday.
ESPN College GameDay is letting fans choose the campus where ESPN will film one of its commercials. Volunteer fans can help give UT a leg up by voting early and often. Fans from all Division I Football Bowl Subdivision schools are voting to have the opportunity for GameDay to shoot an ad on their campus in late July or early August. The school that receives the most votes by May 10 wins.
Condredge Holloway, former Vols quarterback and current UT associate athletics director, broke racial barriers when he was named the first African-American quarterback in the Southeastern Conference in 1971. “The Color Orange: The Condredge Holloway Story,” a documentary chronicling Holloway’s story, will premier Sunday, Feb. 20, at 8 p.m. on ESPN. The documentary was produced and narrated by country music star and lifelong UT fan, Kenny Chesney.