Despite a slow second-half start, No. 6 Tennessee toppled Tusculum 87-48 in the Vols’ lone exhibition before the 2018 season gets underway.
Tennessee has signed its SEC Coach of the Year, Rick Barnes, to a contract extension.
Vols basketball star Admiral Schofield will look to test the NBA Draft after three seasons in Knoxville.
The lone senior for Tennessee this season, James Daniel III, will graduate after just one season with the Volunteers.