2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
18-9, 4th in SEC
Keon Johnson's explosive highlight reel (1:48)
Highlights from the NBA's future stars in the 2021 draft (2:41)
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Tennessee's Fulkerson returning for sixth season

John Fulkerson announced Friday that he is returning to Tennessee for his sixth season, using the extra year of eligibility granted by the NCAA because of the coronavirus pandemic.

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67dJeff Borzello and Paul Biancardi

Huntley-Hatfield commits to Vols, reclassifies

Five-star forward Brandon Huntley-Hatfield has committed to Tennessee and will reclassify into 2021, allowing him to play for the Volunteers next season.

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75dJonathan Givony

Vols freshman Johnson declares for NBA draft

Keon Johnson, a freshman at Tennessee and No. 6 prospect in the ESPN 100, announced Wednesday that he was declaring for the NBA draft.

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77dMichael A. Fletcher

ETSU hires Vols' Oliver to run men's basketball

Desmond Oliver replaces Jason Shay, who faced criticism from Tennessee lawmakers after he supported his players' protest of social injustice.

Zach Reichle's deep 3 helps Oregon State win first NCAA tournament game in 39 years (0:22)

The Paul Finebaum Show Hour 3: Seth Greenberg

Seth Greenberg, ESPN College Basketball Analyst, joins the show to talk to Paul about storylines after the release of the March Madness bracket. Callers also weigh in on the college basketball conversation.


The Paul Finebaum Show Hour 2: Gentry Estes

Gentry Estes of the Tennessean joins Paul to talk about Tennessee basketball heading into the tournament. Paul also talks to callers about numerous storylines in CBB heading into the tournament.

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99dChris Low

Vols' Fulkerson has surgery; tourney status TBD

Tennessee senior forward John Fulkerson underwent a surgical procedure Sunday for facial injuries suffered in Friday's game. A determination on his status for the NCAA tournament will be made later in the week.

Team Stats

Points Per Game71.9175th
Rebounds Per Game35.9156th
Assists Per Game14.982nd
Points Allowed63.5

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record22-24
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances23