Latest Bruce Pearl Stories

2010-01-04 10:31:00

Editor's note: The Coach Summitt/Coach Pearl public service announcement (PSA) is available for viewing at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zCyz4baoIfM. Broadcast outlets that would like a copy of the PSA can contact SCAA at 202-719-8909. WASHINGTON, Jan. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Sudden Cardiac Arrest Association has launched a new television broadcast public service announcement (PSA) featuring University of Tennessee basketball coaches Pat Summitt and Bruce Pearl, following the...

2009-04-03 11:49:01

University of Tennessee men's basketball Coach Bruce Pearl received a renegotiated six-year contract Friday after reports said Memphis might want to hire him. Interim President Jan Simek and Athletic Director Mike Hamilton made the announcement, saying details will be released later. I truly love my job and I want it to be clear that I'm not interested in any other job, Pearl said on Tennessee's Web site. I'm 100 percent committed to this school, this program and our student-athletes....

2008-12-03 20:54:17

Tyler Smith recorded the first triple-double in his school's history Wednesday, carrying No. 13 Tennessee past North Carolina-Asheville 87-69. Tennessee Coach Bruce Pearl collected the 400th victory of his career. Smith scored 12 points, had 10 rebounds and dealt out 10 assists. The Volunteers (6-1), who lost their first game of the season last Sunday to Gonzaga, also got 10 points from J.P. Prince and Cameron Tatum. North Carolina-Asheville (3-4) was led by 14 points each from Reid Augst and...

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