June 14, 2008

Vols snare DB, OL standouts

# The Tennessee Vols pledged defensive back Nyshier Oliver of Jersey City-St. Peter's Prep, NJ; 310-pound offensive lineman Aubrey Phillips of Memphis-BT Washington, Tenn/Olive Branch, Miss; and 300-pound offensive lineman JerQuari Schofield of Aiken-South Aiken, SC.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

June 13, 2008

Top RB picks Tennessee

# The Tennessee Vols gained Super Prospect running back Jarvis Giles of Tampa-Gaither, Fla., over Georgia, Clemson, Nebraska and South Carolina, among many others. He rushed for 1478 yards and 20 touchdowns as a junior. The Vols now have six commitments.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

June 12, 2008

Vols land first offensive lineman

# Tennessee has a commitment from offensive lineman Kevin Revis of Evensville-Rhea County, Tenn., over an offer from Duke.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

June 06, 2008

Touted OL Bullard to Irish

# Super Prospect offensive lineman Alex Bullard of Brentwood-Brentwood Academy, Tenn., has announced for Notre Dame over Tennessee, Michigan, Alabama and Oklahoma, among many others.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

May 04, 2008

Big rusher for Vols

# Tenneessee pledged 230-pound running back Toney Williams of Alpharetta-Milton, Ga., over Georgia Tech, Kentucky, Indiana and North Carolina State.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

April 21, 2008

Vols add Damien Thigpen

# Tennessee pledged athlete Damien Thigpen of Manassas-Stonewall Jackson, Va., over Auburn, Boston College, UConn, Minnesota, Stanford and West Virginia.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

April 19, 2008

Allen is a Vol

# Tennessee has a commitment from 235-pound running back Dominique Allen of Paris-Henry County, Tenn.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

April 06, 2008

Vols first pledge is touted receiver

# Tennessee has landed one of the nation's top receivers in Je'Ron Stokes of Philadelphia-Northeast, Pa., ranked No. 89 overall in Class 2009. Among many others were UCLA, Oklahoma, Penn State, Texas Tech, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa, Michigan State, Minnesota, North Carolina State, Rutgers and Syracuse.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

January 30, 2008

Casey Kelly to the Vols

# Standout quarterback and baseball shortstop Casey Kelly of Sarasota, Fla., has chosen Tennessee over North Carolina State, Oregon, Arizona State and Duke.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

January 28, 2008

DL Bohannon, DB Waggner to Vols

# Tennessee landed defensive back Prentiss Waggner of Clinton, La; and defensive lineman Willie Bohannon of Prichard-Blount, Ala., who decommitted from Kentucky.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

January 27, 2008

More defense for the Vols

# The Tennessee Vols picked up defensive lineman Montori Hughes of Murfreesboro-Siegal, Tenn.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

January 26, 2008

Vols snare Top 100 linebacker

# The Tennessee Vols have a pledge from Top 100 linebacker Marlon Walls of Olive Branch, Miss., ranked No. 61 overall in Class 2008, who was once set for Mississippi.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

January 09, 2008

Gators top Vols for Demps

# Super Prospect athlete Jeff Demps of Groveland-South Lake, Fla., has committed to Florida over Tennessee. Among others were Virginia Tech, Kentucky, Mississippi, Arkansas and Auburn.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

November 28, 2007

Lathers pledges to Vols

# Tennessee added a commitment from linebacker Herman Lathers of Baton Rouge-Scotlandville, La.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

September 19, 2007

Wilks to join Tennessee

# Super Prospect receiver Rodriquez Wilks of Smyrna, Tenn., has committed to Tennessee over Florida and South Carolina. Among other offers were Michigan, Alabama, Louisville, Kentucky, Georgia Tech and Mississippi.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

August 29, 2007

Preston Bailey to Vols

# Super Prospect offensive lineman Preston Bailey of Nashville-Montgomery Bell Academy, Tenn., is headed to Tennessee over Michigan. Among many others were Clemson, Georgia Tech, Miami-Florida, Mississippi, South Carolina and Vanderbilt.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

August 22, 2007

Vols gain Fowlkes for the record

# Considered headed to the Vols for some time, Tennessee gained a public commitment from receiver/defensive lineman Steven Fowlkes of College Park-Bannecker, Ga.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

August 18, 2007

Auburn has pledge from former Vol signee

# Auburn has a pledge from linebacker/defensive back Deshaun Barnes of Tallahassee-Lincoln, Fla., who signed with Tennessee in Class 2007, but did not qualify.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

April 30, 2007

Receiver picks the Vols

# The Tennessee Vols have landed receiver Antonio Bell of Daytona Beach-Mainland, Fla. Among others were Nebraska, South Carolina and West Virginia.

April 05, 2007

OL headed to Tennessee

# Tennessee has a commitment from offensive lineman Carson Anderson of Florence, Ala. The Vols now have six pledges.

February 07, 2007

WR Paige headed to the Vols

# Top 150 receiver Ahmad Paige of Sterlington, La., has chosen the Tennessee Vols over Southern California.

February 05, 2007

Vols add a defensive lineman

# Defensive lineman Cory Hall of Chattanooga-Brainard, Tenn., has picked Tennessee. .

February 01, 2007

Creer, Moore pick Vols

# Top 150 running back Lennon Creer and Super Prospect receiver/defensive back Darnius Moore, teammates from Tatum, Tex., pledged to Tennessee.

January 28, 2007

Vols get top JC defensive back

# Tennessee pledged outstanding defensive back Nevin McKenzie of San Antonio-Jay, Tex/Trinity CC, Tex., over Florida, Arkansas and Oklahoma.

January 14, 2007

Vols get Brimfield

# Tennessee pledged Super Prospect defensive lineman William Brimfield of Neeses/Hunter-Kinard-Tyler, SC.

January 06, 2007

Ben Martin, Chris Donald to Vols

# Tennessee pledged Top 150 defensive lineman Ben Martin of Cincinnati-LaSalle, Ohio, over Ohio State, Florida and Notre Dame; and Top 150 linebacker Chris Donald of Huntingdon, Tenn., over Notre Dame, among others.

December 26, 2006

Melancon picks Vols

# Tennessee has a Super Prospect commitment in defensive lineman Rolando Melancon of Lutcher, La. Reports of a commitment by receiver Darnius Moore of Tatum, Tex., are premature.

December 17, 2006

Top DB Berry to Vols

# The Tennessee Vols have a commitment from touted Top 150 defensive back Eric Berry of Fairburn-Creekside, Ga., over Auburn, Georgia, Ohio State and Southern California.

December 10, 2006

Chris Walker picks the Vols

# Top linebacker Chris Walker of Memphis-Christian Brothers, Tenn., committed to the Tennessee Vols. He also considered Alabama, Arkansas, Clemson, LSU, Michigan, Florida State, Memphis, Miami-Florida and Vanderbilt.

Vols add a defensive back

# Defensive back DeAngelo Willingham of Calhoun, SC/College of the Desert, Cal., has announced for Tennessee.

December 02, 2006

Vols capture former-Seminole receiver

# The Tennessee Vols have a commitment from touted receiver Kenny O'Neal of Oakland-Skyline, Cal/Florida State/CC of San Francisco, Cal., over Nebraska and Kansas State.

November 29, 2006

Top athlete set for Vols

# Top 150 receiver/athlete Gerald Jones of Oklahoma City-Millwood, Okla., has chosen Tennessee. He also considered Michigan, Nebraska, Florida, Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Virginia Tech and Texas Tech, among many others.

November 09, 2006

Vols in the news

# Tennessee pledged running back/linebacker Savion Frazier of Woodbridge/Gar-Field, Va., over Louisville, Virginia Tech, Duke and Marshall.

November 08, 2006

Irish get OL

*Class 2007 Signing Dates: Early Period (Dec 20, 2006-Jan 15, 2007); Late Period (Feb 7-Apr 1 2007)

# Super Prospect offensive lineman Emeka Nwankwo of Hollywood/Chaminade-Madonna, Fla., committed to Notre Dame over Florida, Florida State, Virginia, Auburn and Georgia.

November 07, 2006

Hawkeyes, Buffs, Aztecs, Cinn

*Class 2007 Signing Dates: Early Period (Dec 20, 2006-Jan 15, 2007); Late Period (Feb 7-Apr 1 2007)

# Super Prospect defensive lineman/linebacker Broderick Binns of St. Paul/Cretin-Derham Hall, Minn., has committed to the Iowa Hawkeyes over Arizona State and Kansas State. Among others were Colorado, Iowa State, Minnesota and Missouri.

# Colorado has pledged offensive lineman Matt Bahr and athlete Brian Lockridge, both from Mission Viejo, Cal.

# Cincinnati has a verbal from tight endDavid Duran of Marietta-Kell, Ga.

# San Diego State has a verbal from quarterback Ryan Lindley of Lakeside-El Capitan, Cal.

November 06, 2006

Tenn, Mo, Pitt, Stan

*Class 2007 Signing Dates: Early Period (Dec 20, 2006-Jan 15, 2007); Late Period (Feb 7-Apr 1 2007)

# Tennessee landed defensive lineman Donald Langley of Germantown-Seneca Valley, Md., over Penn State and Texas A&M, among many others.

# Receiver Rolandis Woodland of Fenton-Rockwood Summit, Mo., committed to the Missouri Tigers over Michigan State, Minnesota and Nebraska.

# Stanford pledged receiver Sean Wiser of Westlake Village-Oaks Christian, Cal., over Oregon and Virginia, among others.

# Class 2008 athlete Antwuan Reed of Johnstown-Greater Johnstown, Pa., has chosen Pittsburgh.

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