Tennessee athletic director Dave Hart came to the conclusion late last night that he would have to fire men's basketball head coach Donnie Tyndall.
Tennessee fell at the hands of the Arkansas Razorbacks on Friday in the SEC tournament. Their season is likely finished.
Tennessee trailed Vanderbilt 59-47 with just over six minutes remaining in Thursday's SEC tournament game. With a slew of three-pointers, the Vols finished the game on a 20-2 run, defeating Vanderbilt 67-61.
Tennessee defeated LSU 78-63 on the road Wednesday night. The win could signify a resurgence on Rocky Top.
A dismal night of shooting from Tennessee, accompanied by a second half explosion from Vanderbilt led the Commodores to a win Thursday night.