Tennessee fell victim to a hot Ramblers team in the Round of 32 on Saturday in Dallas.
The Volunteers survived and advanced in the NCAA Tournament with a win over the Raiders.
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.