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NCAA Tournament Projections: Tennessee projected to be a three seed, according to CBS Sports

In a very different looking NCAA Tournament bracket projection, Jerry Palm of CBS Sports placed the Tennessee Volunteers as a three seed. Palm …

College Basketball

Tennessee prepares for important weekend with numerous official visits planned

<b>Tennessee is looking to recapture its glory from the 1990s. Join us daily at SEC Country for the latest Tennessee recruiting news and notes on the</b> …

College & University

Rise & Shine: We read all 279 pages of reports about grade changes in Memphis. Here are five big takeaways.

<b>DIGGING IN</b> Reports detailing how grades were falsified at Trezevant High School have called into question whether grade changes happening at other …

Education

No. 20 Tennessee welcomes its return to national spotlight

Tennessee typically isn't a very hospitable host to defending national champions.<p>A rare sellout crowd will try to make sure that pattern continues …

Sports

Former Tennessee Teacher of the Year will lead citywide reading program

Three years after winning the state’s top award for teaching, Karen Vogelsang is leaving the classroom to lead a citywide early literacy …

Education

Tennessee school systems are getting the money they’re promised — more or less, state comptroller reports

A comprehensive review of funding for Tennessee schools found that almost every district received either too much or too little money this year based …

Education

A new Memphis nonprofit sees training teachers in dyslexia therapy as key to closing literacy gap for all

A new organization says educators must be better trained in recognizing and teaching students with learning disorders like dyslexia if they are to be …

Education

How Tennessee lost both QB commits in 1 day

<b>Tennessee is looking to recapture its glory from the 1990s. Join us daily at SEC Country for the latest Tennessee recruiting news and notes on the</b> …

College & University

Top Cornerback set to take official visit to Tennessee

After a rash of decommitments, Tennessee’s 2018 class is suddenly empty in the secondary. Brendon Harris, Trey Dean, Brandon Cross, Tanner Ingle and …

College & University

Tennessee needs more ‘chaos’ on defense with No. 7 North Carolina looming

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee had one of the stingiest defenses in the country to begin the season.Teams struggled to move the basketball and get open …

North Carolina

Despite emerging grading scandal, Hopson gets longer contract — and a raise

Amid a widening investigation stemming from allegations of grade-fixing at one Memphis high school, the school board made it clear Wednesday that it …

Education

4 Tennessee cities rank among top for job growth in 2017

A new study says four Tennessee metro areas are among the top 10 metro areas for job growth in the southeast so far this year.<p>The Chattanooga Times …

Business

Rise & Shine: Patience wanes over TNReady flubs, say lawmakers

<b>TNREADY HEARING</b> State lawmakers stress the importance of working out the kinks in standardized testing before using scores as an accountability …

College Football Recruiting: Alontae Taylor recommits to Tennessee

After last weekend’s visit, it was clear Tennessee was back in the driver’s seat for four star athlete Alontae Taylor. He was set to take a visit to …

College & University

Hopson says more firings possible as investigators dig deeper into Memphis grade changing

Superintendent Dorsey Hopson said Wednesday that more people could be fired and even face criminal charges as a result of a deeper investigation into …

Education

Tennessee fan base ranked No. 18 among college sports, No. 185 overall

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee fanbase has showed a great deal of resolve and resiliency, jumping back on board in full force with the hiring of …

Greg Schiano

Just Park It: Tennessee

Try It Tiny offers many options in the state of Tennessee, both for tiny house rentals and also private land rentals. Here’s a map of the offerings …

Tiny House Movement

Week 6

It was a wild week of college basketball in Week 5, and no Tar Heel Blog writer was able to pull off anything close to a perfect week as a result. …

College Basketball

Tennessee back in top 10; UConn still No. 1 in women's hoops

NEW YORK (AP) — Tennessee moves back into the top 10 after a big win while UConn continues to be No. 1 in The Associated Press women's basketball poll.<p>The Lady Vols (10-0) knocked off then-No. 2 Texas on Sunday and climbed four spots to seventh in the Top 25 on Monday. Tennessee, which was a …

College Basketball

Rise & Shine: Deeper probe launches into Memphis high school grade changes

<b>GRADE CHANGES</b> The firm hired to assess the pervasiveness of grade changes in Memphis high schools begins a deeper probe into schools with the highest …

College & University

Tennessee up to No. 20, men's basketball rebound continues under Rick Barnes

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee basketball has finally rebounded under third-year Coach Rick Barnes, moving up to No. 20 in this week’s AP Top 25 …

College Basketball

Tennessee basketball wins 4th straight on historical football afternoon at Thompson-Boling Arena

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee basketball withstood upset-minded Lipscomb Saturday afternoon at Thompson-Boiling Arena, scoring an 81-71 victory over …

Jeremy Pruitt

Tennessee basketball vs. Lipscomb: Time, TV channel, how to watch online (December 9, 2017)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee brings a ranked team into a game for the first time since Bruce Pearl walked the sidelines for the Vols.<p>Coach Rick …

College Basketball

This funny t-shirt perfectly sums up Tennessee’s head coaching search

Tennessee has finally managed to hire a head coach to lead its football team, as the university hired Randy Pruitt on Thursday.<p>It did, however come …

College Football

Tennessee basketball teams provide good news to angry fans

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Amid the chaos of Tennessee's search for a football coach, comes good news for frustrated fans: basketball.<p>The Tennessee men's team is back in the Top 25 for the first time since December 2010 and carries a No. 24 ranking into its Saturday home with Lipscomb. The 11th-ranked …

Sports

Tennessee makes cut in new Top 3 from 4-star ATH Alontae Taylor

Tennessee announced its new coach Jeremy Pruitt Thursday night, and he received some good news on the recruiting trail.<p>Athlete Alontae Taylor …

College & University

Here’s what school leaders in Memphis suburbs aren’t saying about the cost of secession

Leaders of two new school systems in suburban Memphis this week told a town council near Chattanooga that their towns’ 2014 secession from Shelby …

Education

Rise & Shine: Here’s what school leaders in Memphis suburbs aren’t saying about the cost of secession

<b>FACT CHECK</b> Leaders of two new school systems in suburban Memphis this week told a town council near Chattanooga that their towns’ 2014 secession from …

Education

Why this educator uses autumn leaves to teach vocab to Memphis’ youngest students

<i>How do teachers captivate their students? Here, in a series we call How I Teach, we ask great educators how they approach their jobs.</i><p>Trudie Owens …

Education

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