JaJuan Smith hit four straight free throws in the final 13.6 seconds of overtime and the Volunteers held on for a 76-71 win over Butler on Sunday in the second round of the NCAA tournament.
Second-seeded Tennessee found its shooting touch at the end and avoided a massive upset by breaking away from American 72-57 Friday in the first round of the East Regional.
Chris Lofton scored 28 points, including six 3-pointers, and No. 4 Tennessee routed South Carolina 89-56 on Sunday.
JaJuan Smith scored 23 points as No. 4 Tennessee overcame a 16-point deficit to beat Florida 89-86 on Wednesday night.
Chris Lofton scored 19 of his 22 points in the second half and No. 4 Tennessee held on for a 74-71 win over Georgia.
JaJuan Smith scored 32 points, including six 3-pointers, to lead No. 4 Tennessee in a 93-71 rout of Arkansas on Wednesday night.
JaJuan Smith's steal and layup with 11 seconds left gave seventh-ranked Tennessee a 47-45 victory over LSU on Saturday.
Chris Lofton made six 3-pointers in scoring 26 points, and No. 7 Tennessee beat No. 22 Florida 104-82 on Tuesday night.
Chris Lofton scored 20 points and JaJuan Smith added 15 as No. 7 Tennessee turned back a late rally to beat Mississippi State 76-71 on Saturday night.
Chris Lofton and JaJuan Smith got hot from the outside in plenty of time to bail Tennessee out of serious trouble.
Tyler Smith made two free throws with 11 seconds left and No. 6 Tennessee got some small revenge for its NCAA tournament loss to Ohio State last season with a 74-69 victory on Saturday.
JaJuan Smith scored 15 points to lead Tennessee to a 80-56 win over South Carolina on Saturday night.
JaJuan Smith scored 18 points and Tennessee made up for star Chris Lofton's cold shooting with its usual, searing defense in an 82-72 win over Gonzaga on Saturday.
Chris Lofton had 16 points, JaJuan Smith added 13 and Tennessee survived a scare to beat Chattanooga 76-70.
Tyler Smith scored 22 points to lead five Tennessee players in double figures, and the No. 11 Volunteers beat Louisiana-Lafayette 98-70 Friday night for their 22nd straight home victory.