Tennessee received its 37th straight bid to “The Big Dance” and will host the first two rounds of the tournament at home.
Tennessee received a bid to “The Big Dance” for the first time since 2014 on Sunday.
The Volunteers were unable to take advantage of their first conference championship appearance in nearly a decade.
Tennessee will advance to its first conference championship in nearly a decade after beating Arkansas.
The Volunteers advanced to the semifinals of the tournament for the first time since 2014 with a win over the Bulldogs.
The Volunteers look for their fifth-straight win as they face the Bulldogs to start the tournament.