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Tennessee Volunteers Photos

Tennessee Volunteers Photos

  1. Tennessee forward Willie Carmichael III (24) blocks but fouls Tennessee Tech's Javon McKay (5) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Knoxville, Tenn. on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Knoxville News Sentinel, Adam Lau)

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    Tennessee Tech center Dwan Caldwell (32) loses the ball after being double-teamed by Tennessee guard Derek Reese, left, and forward Tariq Owens during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Knoxville, Tenn. on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Knoxville News Sentinel, Adam Lau)

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  2. Tennessee forward Willie Carmichael III (24) dunks over Tennessee Tech forward Anthony Morse (35) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Knoxville, Tenn. on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Knoxville News Sentinel, Adam Lau)

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    Tennessee guard Josh Richardson (1) drives past Tennessee Tech guard Mitchell Hill (12) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Knoxville, Tenn. on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Knoxville News Sentinel, Adam Lau)

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  3. Tennessee forward Willie Carmichael III (24) and Tennessee Tech center Dwan Caldwell (32) compete for a rebound during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Knoxville, Tenn. on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Knoxville News Sentinel, Adam Lau)

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    Tennessee guard Armani Moore (4) shoots a layup against Tennessee Tech forward Dennis Ogbe (33) and guard Ty Allen (23) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Knoxville, Tenn. on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Knoxville News Sentinel, Adam Lau)

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  4. Tennessee forward Willie Carmichael III (24) competes for a rebound against Tennessee Tech center Dwan Caldwell and forward Dennis Ogbe (33) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Knoxville, Tenn. on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Knoxville News Sentinel, Adam Lau)

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    Tennessee guard Josh Richardson soars for a layup against Tennessee Tech guard Ty Allen during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Knoxville, Tenn. on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Knoxville News Sentinel, Adam Lau)

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  5. Tennessee forward Tariq Owens (11) blocks a layup by Tennessee Tech forward Dennis Ogbe (33) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Knoxville, Tenn., on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Knoxville News Sentinel, Adam Lau)

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    North Carolina State's Ralston Turner pulls in a rebound between Tennessee's Devon Baulkman, left, and Derek Reese during the second half of N.C. State's 83-72 victory in an NCAA college basketball game in Raleigh, N.C., Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/The News & Observer, Ethan Hyman)

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