On Saturday the Volunteers unfortunately fell short to the Wildcats of Kentucky 70-55.
The Vols trailed the Wildcats in the first half of play 45-30. The Vols came out of the locker room strong by holding the Kentucky 25-25 in the second half. Tennessee unfortunately fell short to the Wildcats with Kentucky taking home the win 70-55.
Yves Pons scored 10 points on the night for the Vols. Keon Johnson notched 15 points for Tennessee. Leading the way for the Vols posting 18 points was Victor Bailey Jr.
The Volunteers now move to 15-6 on the season still ranked 19th in the nation. Tennessee will take on the Commodores of Vanderbilt on Wednesday with tip-off set for 8pm.