Coach Pruitt talked about building off Tennessee’s recent success in Monday’s press conference.
Tennessee rebounded from their tough loss to Virginia with men’s and women’s wins in Louisville.
After a close first half, Tennessee took over in the second and scored 24 points while keeping the Gamecocks out of scoring territory.
Tennessee looks to have a shot against a tough South Carolina team in Neyland, but the quarterback position remains a question.
Jaden Springer, a University of Tennessee basketball 2020 recruit, committed to Tennessee on Wednesday.
The Volunteers played well, but could not keep up with Alabama in the end.