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2021 Schedule
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2dJeff Borzello

ESPN nixes plans to host hoops events at Disney

ESPN is canceling plans to host eight of its men's college basketball events at the ESPN Wide World of Sports property at Walt Disney World, which was the site for the NBA's bubble.

Pons serves it up for the Make-A-Wish Foundation (3:51)

Courtside: Rick Barnes on how college football and basketball are interdependent, and why there will be an NCAA tournament in '21

Today on The World’s Great Podcast Seth and Dan discuss the decision-making among colleges to protect themselves, what people don’t understand about the NCAA and when they think college basketball should start. Then, Tennessee head coach Rick Barnes joins the show to talk about the mental health of his players, how college football is tied to basketball, why there will be an NCAA tournament in 2021 and his belief there will be more realignment in the near future (10:18). Later, the guys get into the NBA playoffs and the difference between the Miami Heat and the Philadelphia 76ers (29:13).

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75dJeff Borzello and Paul Biancardi

Vols land top-ranked guard Chandler for '21 class

Kennedy Chandler, the No. 1 point guard in the 2021 ESPN 100, has committed to Tennessee. He averaged 15.1 points, 6.0 assists and 4.2 rebounds on the Nike EYBL circuit last spring and summer.

SEC players defy gravity with these explosive dunks (2:28)
Jordan Bone and mom surprised with virtual graduation (3:52)
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ETSU adds ex-Vols G Johnson as grad transfer

East Tennessee State has added guard Jalen Johnson as a graduate transfer from Tennessee to a team that won the Southern Conference tournament title and went 30-4 this season.

Team Stats

Points Per Game67.1324th
Rebounds Per Game34.5Tied-277th
Assists Per Game14.586th
Points Allowed64.2

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record19-21
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances20