2014-2015 Tennessee Volunteers Men's Basketball Schedule
The Tennessee Volunteers are back and ready to show that
this is a team that can do a lot more than just dominate on the gridiron. With another team loaded with electrifying playmakers
who can do a little bit of everything, the Volunteers are sure to give their fans another season packed to the brim with unbelievable
moments that will have fans buzzing all over town. In 2013-2014, the Volunteers had another winning season, racking up a 24-13
overall record to make them one of the toughest teams in the SEC, which is saying something considering it has the reputation
of being one of the very best conferences in the country.
But even though 24 wins is a lot for almost any program in
the nation, this is a team that knows it can do even better, giving fans plenty of reasons for optimism as they look to make
their mark this season. Come out for a big home game at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville and you'll end up seeing some incredible
moments as the Volunteers look to dominate the opposition and make their move up the SEC standings. Against teams like Mississippi
State, LSU, Kentucky and more, the Volunteers have some serious matchups on their schedule, and you can bet that Thompson-Boling
will be loaded with passion and fanfare from the get-go.
One of the best things about this team, however, is that the
Volunteers' fans definitely know how to get out and show their support away from home as well, providing plenty of incentive
to head out and join the Volunteers as they look pull down some big road wins. Seeing your Volunteers on the road will give
you a completely different perspective on your favorite team, and it won't take long to get completely sucked into the excitement
as the Volunteers look to silence the home crowd whenever they're away from Thompson-Boling. Put it all together and the Volunteers
have the potential to do some major damage this season, and you can count on there being a great fan base that shows up at
Tennessee Volunteers Basketball Team Info
Playing in the always ultra-competitive SEC, there
is never a dull moment from one season to the next for the Tennessee Volunteers, though they always have a talented team that
is ready to wreak havoc on in conference play. The Volunteers have been around for more than a century, giving their fans
some big-time thrills in the process as they've established themselves as one of the top programs in the nation. With a tradition
of excellence, a great venue and fans that are as passionate as they come, it doesn't get any better than Volunteers' basketball
if you love to see college hoops played at the highest possible level. Thanks to a team that has some major star power and
one of the best fan bases in the nation, this is the cream of the crop when it comes to college hoops.
Come out to the stands and you'll see what all the buzz is about, as you'll be treated to an unbelievable
sporting event filled with thousands of intense fans that know a thing or two about showing their support. Some things don't
transfer through that fancy TV, making it always a great idea to head out to the stands so you can experience the game the
way it was meant to be seen. The Volunteers definitely won't be going quietly this season, making for a season filled with
bench-gripping action that you know you'll want to be a part of. It's not easy in the SEC, but that only makes for a series
of electrifying matchups from one season to the next that always has fans glued to the action.
The Tennessee Volunteers have enjoyed incredible success in their storied history. With four National
Championships and 20 NCAA Tournament appearances in program history, the Vols have had more than their fair share of winning
seasons, including reaching the Sweet Sixteen five times since 2000. The men in orange and white have been the pride and joy
of Eastern Tennessee, thrilling fans and bringing many winning seasons to the University of Tennessee. These days, the Volunteers
have been keeping up the winning tradition by continually making runs at the Big Dance, which is the end goal of every single
team in the nation heading into the start of the season. The Volunteers also know that they have to bring their A-game on
a regular basis to compete in the SEC, which is why fans in general are hooked on this level of competition, as SEC games
featuring the Volunteers tend to be as good as it gets.
Tennessee Volunteers Basketball Trivia
name the four players to have their jerseys retired after playing for Tennessee?
The answer is Bernard King, Ernie Grunfeld,
Allan Houston and Dale Ellis. Though all four were terrific players, it was Bernard King who ended up setting some major records
for the Volunteers, as he was named the SEC Player each of his three seasons playing for the Volunteers, which is a remarkable
feat considering the level of SEC competition.
Tennessee Volunteers Fans
Over the last decade, Thompson-Boling
Arena has had some of the highest attendance numbers in the country, showing you the type of fan commitment that the Volunteers
are used to. Whether you're looking to see an SEC battle or a matchup against an out-of-conference powerhouse, the Volunteers'
schedule has a little something for everyone, and the only way to truly experience this team is to see them up close and personal
along with tens of thousands of your fellow fans. We know you can sit at home and try to follow your Volunteers, but being
in the stands alongside tens of thousands of Volunteers' fans is the type of thing that takes the entire experience to a completely
different level. And when your favorite player knocks down a clutch jumper with the clock ticking down late in the second
half, the experience will completely speak for itself.