DALLAS — Tennessee basketball tips off at 12:40 p.m. (ET) on Thursday, March 15 against Wright State in the NCAA Tournament South Region.
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12:10 p.m.: Thirty minutes before the tip, the Vols are on the floor and ready to roll. A mild presence of orange in the arena, we’ll see if more arrive soon.
Tennessee basketball vs. Wright State game time, info
- Time: Tipoff is at 12:40 p.m. ET, March 14, 2018
- Location: America Airlines Center, Dallas
- Records: No. 3 seed Tennessee 25-8; No. 14 seed Wright State 25-9
Tennessee basketball vs. Wright State preview
More than a year of hard work — early morning runs, grueling weightlifting sessions, practices filled with barking coaches — has led to this for the Tennessee basketball program.
The Vols are a 13-point favorite in this NCAA Tournament first-round South Regional contest, but the game is played on hardwood, not paper.
The excitement in Knoxville has carried across the country to UT alumni groups from coast to coast.