Tennessee head coach Phillip Fulmer on Monday awarded scholarship status to seniors Ryan West and Stanley Asumnu, making the announcement following the Vols' morning workout at Lindsey Nelson Stadium.
August 21, 2006
He spent 2005 trying to impress a bunch of Tennessee basketball coaches who knew very little about him. Now he's spending 2006 trying to impress a bunch of Tennessee FOOTBALL coaches who know very little about him.
Tennessee's football program got some added athleticism today when Vol basketball player Stanley Asumnu joined spring practice.
If the other Tennessee basketball players responded as well as Stanley Asumnu to being benched, Coach Bruce Pearl might be tempted to bench ‘em all.
February 5, 2006
Chris Lofton contributed 23 points, 5 rebounds and 5 steals. Andre Patterson recorded a double-double (13 points, 12 rebounds). C.J. Watson produced 11 points, 5 rebounds, 3 assists and 2 steals in 33 turnover-free minutes at the point. Still, Tennessee's MVP in Saturday night's 81-65 defeat of South Carolina may have been reserve Stanley Asumnu.
January 29, 2006
Andre Patterson responded beautifully to joining the starting lineup last night, producing 13 points and 11 rebounds as No. 19 Tennessee beat Mississippi State 88-65 in Starkville. An even bigger story, though, may have been how well fellow senior Stanley Asumnu responded to LEAVING the starting lineup.
January 26, 2006
Tennessee guards C.J. Watson (20 points), Chris Lofton (16) and JaJuan Smith (16) starred in Wednesday night's 89-76 defeat of Georgia. So what else is new? The backcourt play has been outstanding all season, spurring the Vols to an 11-1 record.
January 12, 2006
The fact Tennessee's basketball team beat South Carolina by seven points Sunday in Columbia was impressive. Even more impressive was the fact the Vols did so with virtually no help from two of their key players.
January 9, 2006