Tennessee fell victim to a hot Ramblers team in the Round of 32 on Saturday in Dallas.
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.