Tyler time in Tennessee

The Tennessee Basketball Vols don't see Iowa transfer Tyler Smith as an intruder destined to crack their lineup. They see him as the last piece of a puzzle that could help them crack the Final Four.
August 1, 2007

Another take on Tyler

When Pulaski's Tyler Smith signed a University of Tennessee basketball scholarship with Buzz Peterson in November of 2004 – only to wind up attending Hargrave Military – all sorts of explanations surfaced.
July 9, 2007

Coming Home

Gaining the services of blue chip basketball talent the caliber of J.P. Prince and Tyler Smith proves two great seasons are worth a thousand words of the most impassioned recruiting pitch.
June 25, 2007

Tyler Smith eligible for '07

The University of Tennessee basketball outlook just keeps getting brighter and brighter. The NCAA has granted a waiver to University of Iowa transfer Tyler Smith, making him eligible for the upcoming 2007-08 season.
June 23, 2007

UT a top-five team with Tyler?

You couldn't have imagined this scene two years ago, not after the way Tennessee basketball coach Bruce Pearl wouldn't release Tyler Smith. Not after Smith's father, Billy, ripped Pearl publicly. Not after Smith eventually signed with Iowa.
June 2, 2007

Assessing Tyler Smith's impact

News that Tyler Smith has been accepted for enrollment at the University of Tennessee is clearly a slam dunk for the Vol basketball program. Adding a 6-foot-7, 220-pounder with his skill level is a real plus.
May 31, 2007

Tyler Smith officially a Vol

Tyler Smith's circuitous route to the University of Tennessee basketball program has been completed. Thirty-one months after signing with the Volunteers in November of 2004, he has been admitted to the university.
May 30, 2007

Tyler Smith closer to being a Vol

Another obstacle in Tyler Smith's long-awaited introduction into the University of Tennessee basketball program has been overcome. Billy Smith has given his blessing for his son to join the Volunteers.
May 11, 2007