Rick Barnes and his staff will make their Tennessee debut in one short week, when the Vols take on Alabama-Huntsville in an exhibition game Nov. 6.
But Barnes' team will get a taste of where it stands Saturday when Tennessee will participate in a closed-door scrimmage against Davidson. In the days leading up to the scrimmage, the Vols have worked on getting better at defense and perfecting their fast-paced transition offense that utilizes quick passes and smart shots.
Tennessee hit Pratt Pavilion Tuesday in preparation, and InsideTennessee was there to document what happened in the days leading up to Davidson. Click the link below for news, notes and observations from the Vols' Tuesday session as hoops season quickly inches closer: