KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The momentum continues to build on Rocky Top with Tennessee adding a quarterback to the recruiting class, the Vols practicing for the bowl game and the basketball team’s star finally emerging.
Will McBride from League City, Texas, changed his pledge from Memphis to Tennessee last night, putting the Vols back at 25 commitments.
Meanwhile, Coach Butch Jones was putting his team through a physical practice in full pads with live scrimmage action.
The No. 21-ranked Vols play Nebraska at 3:30 p.m. on Dec. 30 in the Music City Bowl in Nashville.
Tennessee’s basketball team has a home game with Lipscomb on Thursday before it, too, plays in Nashville in a marquee event. The Vols play No. 8-ranked Gonzaga in the “Battle on Broadway” at 4 p.m. on Sunday in Bridgestone Arena.
Robert Hubbs lll has been on a tear of late for Tennessee, scoring 21 points on 9-of-11 shooting at North Carolina and 25 in the 74-68 win over Tennessee Tech on Tuesday night.