UT Men’s Athletic Director Mike Hamilton and UT Women’s Athletic Director Joan Cronan presented a check to UT Interim President Jan Simek, UT Knoxville Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek, Provost Susan Martin and Dean of Libraries Barbera Dewey for $10.35 million during last Saturday’s football game between Tennessee and Western Kentucky University.
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UT Knoxville welcomes fans to campus Saturday. Kickoff for the Volunteers’ game against the Bruins of the University of California, Los Angeles, is scheduled for 4 p.m. EDT. Neyland Stadium gates open at 2 p.m. ESPN Sports will televise the game. The university would like to remind visitors to campus about stadium policies and inform them of a few changes to some game day traditions.
UT Knoxville welcomes fans to campus this Saturday for the first home football game of the 2009 season. Kickoff is scheduled for 12:21 p.m. for the Volunteers’ game against Western Kentucky University. Gates open at 10:15 a.m. ESPN-SEC Sports will televise the game. The university would like to remind visitors to campus about stadium policies and inform them of a few changes to some game day traditions.
The University of Tennessee announced Tuesday that the athletics department will be providing an additional $1 million of support to academics to the UT Knoxville campus each year beginning in 2009-10. The commitment will provide an additional $15 million to the Knoxville campus over the next 15 years.
Roger Hoover, a junior at UT Knoxville who has worked as a sports announcer for many UT athletic events, is one of the Top 20 best student broadcasters in America, according the Sportscasters Talent Agency of America.