Tennessee Basketball Schedule 2006-07

Games with Memphis, Texas, and Oklahoma State make up the Marquis Non-Conference Matchups on Tennessee's Basketball Schedule.

2nd year coach Bruce Pearl says the Vols are trying to become a perennial Top-25 program, and to do that, they must play the best.

UT will also play in the NIT Season Tip-Off in Nashville in November with a chance to advance to New Yorks' Madison Square Garden.

Tennessee opens exhibition play against Memphis based LeMoyne-Owen in Knoxville October 31st.

They'll host the Memphis Tigers on December 6th..

Play at Oklahoma State on the 18th and host Texas on the 23rd.

They also have a trip at Ohio State on the January 13th.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Here is the schedule for the 2006-07

University of Tennessee men's basketball team:

Nov. 10-Middle Tennessee

Nov. 13-NIT Season Tipoff vs. Fordham in Nashville

Nov. 14-NIT Season Tipoff vs. Belmont or UNC-Wilmington in


Nov. 19-Coppin State

Nov. 22-NIT Season Tipoff semifinal in New York, if advance

Nov. 24-NIT Season Tipoff championship in New York, if advance

Nov. 27-at Louisiana-Lafayette

Dec. 1-Murray State

Dec. 6-Memphis

Dec. 16-Western Kentucky

Dec. 18-vs. Oklahoma State in Nashville

Dec. 23-Texas

Dec. 28-Tennessee Tech

Dec. 30-East Tennessee State

Jan. 7-Mississippi State

Jan. 10-at Vanderbilt

Jan. 13-at Ohio State

Jan. 17-at Auburn

Jan. 20-South Carolina

Jan. 24-at Mississippi

Jan. 28-at Kentucky

Jan. 31-Georgia

Feb. 3-at Florida

Feb. 6-LSU

Feb. 10-Vanderbilt

Feb. 13-Kentucky

Feb. 17-at South Carolina

Feb. 21-Alabama

Feb. 24-at Arkansas

Feb. 27-Florida

March 3-at Georgia