2012–13 Tennessee Volunteers basketball team

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2012–13 Tennessee Volunteers men's basketball
UT Volunteers logo.svg
NIT, First Round
Conference Southeastern Conference
2012–13 record 20–13 (11–7 SEC)
Head coach Cuonzo Martin
Assistant coach Tracy Webster
Assistant coach Jon Harris
Assistant coach Kent Williams
Home arena Thompson-Boling Arena
Seasons
« 2011–12 2013–14 »
2012–13 Southeastern Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#14 Florida 14 4   .778     29 8   .784
Ole Miss 12 6   .667     27 9   .750
Alabama 12 6   .667     23 13   .639
Kentucky 12 6   .667     21 12   .636
Missouri 11 7   .611     23 11   .676
Tennessee 11 7   .611     20 13   .606
Arkansas 10 8   .556     19 13   .594
LSU 9 9   .500     19 12   .613
Georgia 9 9   .500     15 17   .469
Vanderbilt 8 10   .444     16 17   .485
Texas A&M 7 11   .389     18 15   .545
South Carolina 4 14   .222     14 18   .438
Mississippi State 4 14   .222     10 22   .313
Auburn 3 15   .167     9 23   .281
2013 SEC Tournament winner
As of March 31, 2013; Rankings from AP Poll

The 2012–13 Tennessee Volunteers men's basketball team represented the University of Tennessee in the 2012–13 college basketball season. The team's head coach was Cuonzo Martin, who was in his second season at Tennessee. The team played their home games at the Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tennessee as a member of the Southeastern Conference.

Previous season[edit]

The Volunteers posted a record of 19–15 (10-6 SEC) in the 2011–12 season and finished second in the SEC standings in Cuonzo Martin's first season as head coach. The season was highlighted by a sweep of Florida and a victory over perennial power Connecticut. The Volunteers a streak of five consecutive NCAA Tournament appearances come to an end by appearing in the 2012 National Invitation Tournament. The Volunteers lost in the first round of the NIT to Middle Tennessee State by a score of 64-71.

Roster[edit]

2012–13 Tennessee Volunteers men's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight Year Home town
F 0 Makanjuola, YemiYemi Makanjuola 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 250 lb (113 kg) So Lagos, Nigeria
G 1 Richardson, JoshJosh Richardson 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 188 lb (85 kg) So Edmond, Oklahoma
G 3 Reese, DerekDerek Reese 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 208 lb (94 kg) Fr Orlando, Florida
G 4 Moore, ArmaniArmani Moore 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 203 lb (92 kg) Fr Kennesaw, Georgia
F 5 Stokes, JarnellJarnell Stokes 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 250 lb (113 kg) So Memphis, Tennessee
G 11 Golden, TraeTrae Golden 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 209 lb (95 kg) Jr Powder Springs, Georgia
G 13 McBee, SkylarSkylar McBee 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 184 lb (83 kg) Sr Rutledge, Tennessee
F 15 Murphy, RobRob Murphy 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 232 lb (105 kg) RS Sr Brentwood, Tennessee
F 20 Hall, KennyKenny Hall 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 222 lb (101 kg) Sr Stone Mountain, Georgia
G 24 Lopez, BrandonBrandon Lopez 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 179 lb (81 kg) So Knoxville, Tennessee
F 25 Miller, DwightDwight Miller 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 240 lb (109 kg) RS Sr Nassau, Bahamas
G 31 Chievous, QuintonQuinton Chievous 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 201 lb (91 kg) RS Fr Chicago, Illinois
G 32 Edwards, D'MontreD'Montre Edwards 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 206 lb (93 kg) Fr Charleston, South Carolina
F 34 Maymon, JeronneJeronne Maymon 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 265 lb (120 kg) RS Sr Madison, Wisconsin
G 52 McRae, JordanJordan McRae 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 174 lb (79 kg) Jr Midway, Georgia
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • (W) Walk-on

Roster
Last update: 2012-09-24

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Pts Ldr Reb Ldr Ast Ldr Result Attendance Record
Exhibition
Nov. 5, 2012* 7:00 pm Victory Thompson-Boling ArenaKnoxville, TN  15 - Tied   9 - Chievous   8 - Golden  W 99–57  14,788 0–0
Non-Conference Regular Season
Nov. 9, 2012* 7:00 pm Kennesaw State Thompson-Boling Arena • Knoxville, TN  14 - Tied   6 - Hall   6 - Golden  W 76–67  18,044 1–0
Nov. 15, 2012* 12:30 pm vs. UNC Asheville Coliseo Rubén RodríguezBayamón, PR
(Puerto Rico Tip-Off quarterfinals)
ESPNU  14 - Tied   11 - Stokes   5 - Golden  W 75–68  N/A 2–0
Nov. 16, 2012* 10:30 am vs. Oklahoma State Coliseo Rubén Rodríguez • Bayamón, PR
(Puerto Rico Tip-Off)
ESPNU  11 - Golden   5 - Tied   2 - Tied  L 45–62  N/A 2–1
Nov. 18, 2012* 4:00 pm vs. Massachusetts Coliseo Rubén Rodríguez • Bayamón, PR
(Puerto Rico Tip-Off)
ESPNU  24 - Stokes   12 - Stokes   6 - Golden  W 83–69  N/A 3–1
Nov. 26, 2012* 7:00 pm Oakland Thompson-Boling Arena • Knoxville, TN FS South/ESPN3  19 - Stokes   11 - Hall   7 - Golden  W 77–50  14,625 4–1
Nov. 30, 2012* 6:30 pm at #20 Georgetown Verizon CenterWashington D.C.
(SEC–Big East Challenge)
ESPN  8 - Tied   9 - Stokes   4 - Golden  L 36–37  13,656 4–2
Dec. 5, 2012* 7:00 pm at Virginia John Paul Jones ArenaCharlottesville, VA ESPN3  11 - Golden   9 - Stokes   3 - McRae  L 38–46  9,702 4–3
Dec. 13, 2012* 7:00 pm #23 Wichita State Thompson-Boling Arena • Knoxville, TN FS South  25 - Golden   8 - Makanjuola   5 - Golden  W 69–60  15,215 5–3
Dec. 18, 2012* 7:00 pm Presbyterian Thompson-Boling Arena • Knoxville, TN SportSouth  18 - Stokes   8 - McRae   8 - Golden  W 78–62  14,495 6–3
Dec. 21, 2012* 7:00 pm Western Carolina Thompson-Boling Arena • Knoxville, TN FS South/ESPN3  14 - McRae   13 - Hall   4 - Golden  W 66–52  15,109 7–3
Dec. 29, 2012* 6:00 pm Xavier Thompson-Boling Arena • Knoxville, TN ESPNU  12 - Richardson   8 - Makanjuola   2 - McRae  W 51–47  18,504 8–3
Jan. 4, 2013* 8:00 pm Memphis Thompson-Boling Arena • Knoxville, TN ESPN2  26 - McRae   11 - Hall   4 - McRae  L 80–85  19,535 8–4
SEC Regular Season
Jan. 9, 2013 8:00 pm Ole Miss Thompson-Boling Arena • Knoxville, TN SECN/ESPN3  26 - McRae   11 - Stokes   5 - Golden  L 74–92  17,059 8–5 (0–1)
Jan. 12, 2013 1:00 pm at Alabama Coleman ColiseumTuscaloosa, AL ESPN2  21 - McRae   8 - Hall   2 - McRae  L 65–68  12,093 8–6 (0–2)
Jan. 15, 2013 7:00 pm at Kentucky Rupp ArenaLexington, KY ESPN  23 - McRae   5 - Stokes   6 - Golden  L 65–75  24,033 8–7 (0–3)
Jan. 19, 2013 4:00 pm Mississippi State Thompson-Boling Arena • Knoxville, TN SECN/ESPN3  18 - Stokes   11 - Stokes, Moore   9 - Golden  W 72–57  17,584 9–7 (1–3)
Jan. 24, 2013 7:00 pm at #23 Ole Miss Tad Smith ColiseumOxford, MS ESPN2  26 - McRae   8 - Moore   3 - Richardson, Moore  L 56–62  9,206 9–8 (1–4)
Jan. 26, 2013 2:00 pm Alabama Thompson-Boling Arena • Knoxville, TN ESPN2  17 - McRae   18 - Stokes   4 - McRae  W 54–53  18,791 10–8 (2–4)
Jan. 29, 2013 7:00 pm Vanderbilt Thompson-Boling Arena • Knoxville, TN ESPNU  19 - Stokes   11 - Stokes   3 - Stokes, Lopez  W 58–57  16,391 11–8 (3–4)
Feb. 2, 2013 4:00 pm at Arkansas Bud Walton ArenaFayetteville, AR ESPN/ESPN2  18 - Stokes   10 - Stokes   2 - Stokes, Richardson, McBee  L 60–73  14,746 11–9 (3–5)
Feb. 6, 2013 8:00 pm Georgia Thompson-Boling Arena • Knoxville, TN SECN/ESPN3  17 - McRae   11 - Stokes   3 - Richardson  L 62–68  14,876 11–10 (3–6)
Feb. 10, 2013 1:00 pm at South Carolina Colonial Life ArenaColumbia, SC FS South/ESPN3  20 - Stokes   10 - Stokes   5 - Richardson  W 66–61  10,101 12–10 (4–6)
Feb. 13, 2013 8:00 pm at Vanderbilt Memorial GymnasiumNashville, TN SECN/ESPN3  17 - Stokes   11 - McRae   3 - Golden, Richardson  W 58–46  12,868 13–10 (5–6)
Feb. 16, 2013 1:00 pm #25 Kentucky Thompson-Boling Arena • Knoxville, TN CBS  24 - Golden   9 - Stokes   8 - Golden  W 88–58  21,678 14–10 (6–6)
Feb. 19, 2013 7:00 pm LSU Thompson-Boling Arena • Knoxville, TN ESPNU  34 - McRae   11 - Stokes   8 - Golden  W 82–72  15,086 15–10 (7–6)
Feb. 23, 2013 4:00 pm at Texas A&M Reed ArenaCollege Station, TX SECN/ESPN3  32 - Golden   16 - Stokes   4 - Golden, McRae, Richardson  W 93–85 4OT 7,828 16–10 (8–6)
Feb. 26, 2013 9:00 pm #8 Florida Thompson-Boling Arena • Knoxville, TN ESPN  27 - McRae   14 - Stokes   4 - McRae  W 64–58  19,567 17–10 (9–6)
Mar. 2, 2013 1:45 pm at Georgia Stegeman ColiseumAthens, GA SECN/ESPN3  35 - McRae   10 - Stokes   4 - Golden  L 68–78  9,436 17–11 (9–7)
Mar. 6, 2013 9:00 pm at Auburn Auburn ArenaAuburn, AL CSS/ESPN3  21 - Golden, McRae   12 - Stokes   6 - Golden  W 82–75  5,420 18–11 (10–7)
Mar. 9, 2013 4:00 pm Missouri Thompson-Boling Arena • Knoxville, TN ESPN  15 - McRae   13 - Stokes   4 - Golden  W 64–62  21,767 19–11 (11–7)
2013 SEC Tournament
Mar. 14, 2013 3:38 pm vs. Mississippi State Bridgestone Arena • Nashville, TN
(Second Round)
SECN/ABC/ESPN3  17 - McRae   9 - Stokes   4 - Richardson  W 69–53  10,065 20–11
Mar. 15, 2013 3:30 pm vs. Alabama Bridgestone Arena • Nashville, TN
(Quarterfinals)
SECN/ESPNU  16 - Richardson   13 - Stokes   5 - Golden  L 48–58  15,649 20–12
2013 NIT
March 20, 2013* 8:00 pm #(7) Mercer #(2) Thompson-Boling Arena • Knoxville, TN
(First Round)
ESPNU  20 - Golden   13 - Stokes   4 - McRae  L 67–75  4,468 20–13
*Non-Conference Game. Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time

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