The top programs are looking ahead to their expected recruiting needs for 2019. Here's what they're targeting.
2018 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/10W 88-53
- 11/14W 84-53
- 11/2218W 78-75
- 11/235L 85-76
- 11/24W 67-58
- 11/29W 84-60
- 12/3W 77-70
- 12/9W 81-71
- 12/177L 78-73
- 12/20W 66-61
- 12/23W 79-60
- 12/30L 95-93
- 1/2L 94-84
- 1/617W 76-65
- 1/9W 92-84
- 1/13W 75-62
- 1/17L 59-55
- 1/20W 70-63
- 1/23W 67-62
- 1/27W 68-45
- 1/31W 84-61
- 2/3W 94-61
- 2/624W 61-59
- 2/10L 78-50
- 2/13W 70-67
- 2/17L 73-62
- 2/21W 62-57
- 2/24W 73-65
- 2/27W 76-54
- 3/3W 66-61
- 3/9W 62-59
- 3/10W 84-66
- 3/11L 77-72
- 3/1514W 73-47
- 3/1711L 63-62
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These players, including Duke super freshman Zion Williamson, are coming to a college basketball highlight reel soon.
- Tennessee honors late 'Voice of the Vols' Ward
- Beloved 'Voice of the Vols' Ward dies at 88
- Tennessee signs incoming freshman Burns
- Schofield out of draft, returning to Tennessee
On Wednesday night, generations of Tennessee fans and former athletes paid their last respects to radio announcer John Ward, who died on June 20 at the age of 88 after battling a lengthy illness.
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John Ward, who broadcast Tennessee basketball and football games for over 30 seasons and became known as the "Voice of the Vols," died Wednesday after a lengthy illness. He was 88.
Kentucky's late addition of Reid Travis forced us to adjust our 2018-19 rankings. There's no denying that the Stanford graduate transfer puts the Wildcats over the top.
Can Michigan State contend with a team built around Nick Ward? How will Mike Krzyzewski utilize Zion Williamson? Each Top 25 team has a pressing question to answer this summer.
Tennessee has added incoming freshman forward D.J. Burns to its veteran-laden roster.
Burns reclassified to the Class of 2018 and will provide Rick Barnes with a new low-post presence.
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Espn 60 D.J. Burns reclassifies up into the class of 2018 and commits to Rick Barnes and Tennessee. A power forward at 6'8" & 255lbs who scores with footwork, touch, and instincts on the blocks. The Volunteers will be projected as a top 5 team next season. This is a terrific recruit for Tennessee.
The 2018-19 picture is coming into clear view after the NBA draft early-entry deadline. The Jayhawks hold firm at the top spot, while Nevada rose higher in the top 10.
Admiral Schofield, considered a second-round prospect at best, has withdrawn his name from the NBA draft and will return to Tennessee for his senior season. He said the evaluation has taught him where he needs to improve.
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ESPN 60 Tre Mann recently cut his list to three schools. His thoughts on each. "Florida- is home. I grew up in Gainesville, all of my family is there. I have a great relationship with all of the coaches there since 8th or 9th grade. I think I fit their system well and I'll be able to play my game at Florida." "On Tennessee. I have a great relationship with coach Lanier and coach Barnes. Coach Barnes is a veteran at what he does and I feel like he can develop me into the player I need to be to go to the next level. " "Kansas, is a winning program and is always does well in the tournament. Coach Self is a veteran and knows how to win and I believe he can help me get the where I want to be in the next couple of years."
The Tennessee Volunteers will receive the talents of Richmond graduate transfer guard Khwan Fore.
The deadline for early entrants to declare for the NBA draft has passed, so it's time to re-evaluate the early top 25 for 2018-19. With so many players testing the waters yet not signing with an agent, it's more art than science.
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Tennessee forward Admiral Schofield has decided to enter his name into the NBA draft without hiring an agent, which gives him the option to return for his senior season.
Tennessee and Memphis have agreed to renew their basketball rivalry starting next season.
Former Tennessee athletic director John Currie has reached a $2.5 million settlement with the school after being fired after eight months on the job and in the middle of a football coaching search.
Guided by Sister Jean, Loyola-Chicago continued its Cinderella run, shocking the Volunteers in the final seconds to move on to the Sweet 16.
Another NCAA Tournament pray answered for Loyola-Chicago, and the Ramblers are set to bring Sister Jean to the Sweet 16.
Tennessee won't fly under the radar as the Volunteers return a veteran group and should be near the top of the standings again.