It looks like someone involved with Tennessee basketball has a great sense of humor.
Given the rise of the term “fake news”, a new buzzword entered the lexicon in “alternative facts”. And the internet has had more than its fair share of fun with the phrase.
And now, the Tennessee basketball guide has come up with some of its own alternative facts involving the likes of Allan Houston, and Tennessee head coach Ray Mears using an iPhone in the 1960’s.
Tennessee basketball capitalizes on current events by putting its own "alternative facts" in its game notes pic.twitter.com/clXsWlVVdP
— Steve Megargee (@stevemegargee) January 23, 2017
The playful jab comes on the same day that Johnny Manziel was giving out political advice to Donald Trump on Twitter.
The Volunteers take on No. 5 Kentucky on Tuesday. Tip is at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN. Tennessee is coming off a 91-74 win over Mississippi State.