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Donnie Tyndall shows focus, humor in introductory conference

Precisely one week ago, the seemingly stable men’s basketball program at the University of Tennessee suddenly erupted in chaos when head coach Cuonzo Martin decided to bolt for California. In a week’s time, and after multiple phone calls and broken rumors, the Vols have a new coach. Donnie Tyndall accepted the job last night. He [...]

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UT physicists to address questions after showing of “Particle Fever” documentary

UT Physicist will hold a Q&A at Regal Downtown West after the premier of “Particle Fever,” a documentary on the Large Hadron Collider.

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Gone-Zo: Martin Leaves Tennessee for California

This afternoon, news broke that Tennessee’s head men’s basketball coach Cuonzo Martin would be leaving the program to accept the same position at the University of California. Martin had recently turned down a job offer from Marquette, and it appeared that he would remain at Tennessee. It was announced at that time that new contract [...]

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Martin moves on, Tennessee to begin coach search

A little after 1 p.m. today, ESPN broke the news that former Tennessee basketball head coach Cuonzo Martin agreed to take the coaching job at California. This came as a huge shock to Tennessee fans considering that on April 1, Martin turned down the Marquette job and said in a statement, “Tennessee is where I [...]

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Josh Malone wows crowd, coaches in Neyland debut

It may have been Josh Malone’s first game in Neyland Stadium, but he played as if he was a seasoned veteran. The 5-star receiver hauled in six receptions for 181 yards and 3 touchdowns and looked as if he was going to be the lead receiver for the Vols this upcoming season. Malone was able [...]

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International Festival spotlights variety of cultural talent

Taking advantage of the warm spring weather Friday afternoon, hundreds of students came to Pedestrian Walkway to take part in the 26th International Festival from 10a.m.-3p.m. There were a myriad of things to do during the event, which centered around the diverse cultures represented on campus. The festival was free to attendees.  Over eight different [...]

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Vols’ Stokes to forgo senior season, enter NBA draft

After a season where he averaged a double-double each game and helped get his team to the “Sweet 16,” the run is finally over for Vols forward Jarnell Stokes. At 1 p.m. today, Stokes officially announced in a press conference that he would forgo his senior year and enter the NBA draft. “I want to [...]

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Middle Eastern Student Association to host Syria ‘Forgotten Revolution’ event

In the last three years, Syria has faced a  humanitarian crisis that still dominates the country, and the death toll of the revolution continues to climb. The University of Tennessee’s Middle Eastern Student Association plans to educate UT students on this situation through the talk, “The Forgotten Revolution,” which will be Wednesday, April 9 at 7 p.m. in the [...]

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For the Kids event to support Children’s Hospital

Previously known as Dance Marathon, the University of Tennessee will be hosting its For The Kids mission Friday, April 4 at 7 p.m. in the Hollingsworth Auditorium of the Ellington Plant Sciences building in order to raise money for the patients of the Hematology and Oncology unit of the East Tennessee Children’s Hospital. The name [...]

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SGA: Keny-Dugosh wins president positions, Davis takes Trustee vote

Kelsey Keny, of Keny-Dugosh, will serve as president of the Student Government Association for the 2014-2015 academic year. Keny’s running mate Connor Dugosh will serve as vice president. Independent Grant Davis won the student vote for Board of Trustees representative. Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam will ultimately choose the student representative but will take the student [...]

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