Tennessee held a press conference Thursday to announce the hiring of Danny White as UT’s athletics director. UT fired football head coach Jeremy Pruitt last week after an internal investigation found evidence of NCAA violations, and Phillip Fulmer announced his retirement, which was unrelated to the internal investigation, following Pruitt’s firing.
UT head football coach Jeremy Pruitt fired for cause and UT athletic director Phillip Fulmer announces retirement amidst UT’s internal investigation into the Vols’ football program.
Favored by 20 points going into the game, the Crimson Tide ran and threw all over a leaky Tennessee defense.
Tennessee self-destructed in the second quarter of their game against Kentucky on Saturday, leading to a 34-7 loss to the Wildcats.
Tennessee fell to Georgia 44-21 after giving up a halftime lead and going scoreless through the final two quarters.
Vol running backs Eric Gray and Ty Chandler scored three touchdowns in the first half, lauching Tennessee to a 35-12 victory.