When a college basketball program in desperate need of a backup post player – as the University of Tennessee was last winter – elects to redshirt a 6-foot-10, 275-pounder, it's pretty obvious that player simply didn't fit into the program's plans.
Given the glut of prep basketball talent in the Volunteer state for 2005-06, it's no surprise that new Tennessee basketball coach Bruce Pearl and his staff are placing a heavy emphasis on in-state recruiting in the months
Recruiting ranks right up there with scoring when it comes to basketball success and Tennessee's new round ball director has a real opportunity get off to a fast start by closing with a strong finish.
A Vol basketball signee turned in a solid performance Monday night in
guiding his high school team to victory.
January 20, 2004
Damien Harris is headed to the SEC. Provided a fall visit goes well, Harris has made up his mind as he made a commitment this week.