Following a signature win at home against Kentucky Tuesday night, Tennessee shot just 35 percent in its worst loss of the season, 85-67, at Arkansas.
Tennessee came into Thursday night’s home game against Arkansas riding a big win over rival Alabama, and it showed.
Tennessee overcame a 21-point first half deficit to defeat the No. 20 Kentucky Wildcats, 84-77.
While UT will not be reversing its initial decision to strip all women’s athletics teams, except women’s basketball, of the Lady Vols name, women’s teams will be given commemorative patches to wear during the 2016-2017 season honoring the Lady Vols’ legacy.
Staff writer Dalton King covers the week in college basketball in his new column, Monday Madness.
Tennessee pulled off possibly its most complete game of the season on Sunday when it defeated Alabama, 70-42 at Thompson-Boling Arena.