Monday, March 20 brought a heavy dose of news for Tennessee basketball and football. Caleb Calhoun and Dave Hooker discussed the Vols reaching the Sweet 16 on Off The Hook Sports by beating the Duke Blue Devils and also addressed the start of spring ball in football by breaking down some position groups.
Tennessee basketball to face FAU in Sweet 16
In what might be dubbed the Lane Kiffin bowl, Tennessee basketball will face the Florida Atlantic Owls Thursday to continue their March Madness run. The Vols beat the Duke Blue Devils over the weekend 65-52 in what many consider one of the greatest wins in program history.
Duke fans whine about Tennessee basketball
Beyond just beating the Blue Devils, Tennessee basketball exposed Duke fans as hypocritical whiners. They spent all weekend complaining about the physicality of the Vols even though they bragged about playing that same style heading into the game. Are Duke fans, the program that cheered Grayson Allen and now complains about physical play, the worst whiners in sports?
Previewing Vols DBs with spring practice underway
Monday marked the start of spring practice for Tennessee football. What does the Vols’ secondary, which was the weakest unit of last year’s team, look like as Josh Heupel begins the early preparations for his third year on Rocky Top? Who could step up for them and fill a major void at free safety? Will the cornerbacks improve?
Position battles to watch in spring practice
An article on Off The Hook Sports breaks down the biggest position battles for Tennessee football in spring practice. Not all of the voids to fill will have battles in the spring, as some positions don’t have all the commitments on campus yet. With that being said, though, what are the biggest position battles to focus on over the next two months?