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COL BKB: Tennessee 114, Chattanooga 75

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Tyler Smith scored 21 points and Cameron Tatum added 19 Saturday to help 13h-ranked Tennessee open its season with a 114-75 win over Chattanooga.

COL BKB: Louisville 79, Tennessee 60

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 28 (UPI) -- Jerry Smith and Andre McGee keyed an early surge Thursday and Louisville held on to down Tennessee 79-60 in the regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament.

COL BKB: Tennessee 72, American 57

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 21 (UPI) -- JaJuan Smith scored 19 points Friday, pacing Tennessee to a 72-57 victory over American in a first-round NCAA Tournament contest in Birmingham, Ala.

COL BKB: Arkansas 92, Tennessee 91

ATLANTA, March 15 (UPI) -- Steven Hill scored with 5.3 seconds left Saturday to give Arkansas a 92-91 win over fourth-ranked Tennessee in the semifinals of the SEC Tournament.

COL BKB: Tennessee 89, South Carolina 56

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., March 9 (UPI) -- Chris Lofton scored 28 points and No. 4 Tennessee used a monstrous 51-19 second half Sunday to rout South Carolina 89-56 in their SEC season finale.

COL BKB: Tennessee 89, Florida 86

GAINESVILLE, Fla., March 6 (UPI) -- JaJuan Smith made nine of 13 shots from the field Wednesday to help rally No. 4 Tennessee to an historic 89-86 decision over Florida.

COL BKB: Tennessee 63, Kentucky 60

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., March 2 (UPI) -- Top-ranked Tennessee used defense Sunday to force three critical turnovers late and hold off Kentucky 63-60 on Senior Day in Knoxville.

COL BKC: Vanderbilt 72, Tennessee 69

NASHVILLE, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Shannon Foster scored 32 points Tuesday, enabling the No. 14 Vanderbilt Commodores to knock off the top-ranked Tennessee Volunteers 72-69.

COL BKB: Tennessee 89, Auburn 70

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Ramar Smith led the way with 19 points Wednesday, boosting second-ranked Tennessee to an 89-70 victory over Auburn.

COL BKB: Tennessee 74, Georgia 71

ATHENS, Ga., Feb. 16 (UPI) -- Chris Lofton scored 19 of his 22 points in the second half Saturday to help the fourth-ranked Tennessee Vols post a 74-71 win over the Georgia Bulldogs.

COL BKB: Tennessee 47, LSU 45

BATON ROUGE, La., Feb. 9 (UPI) -- JaJuan Smith's layup with 11.7 seconds left were his only points Saturday but they lifted seventh-ranked Tennessee to a 47-45 victory over Louisiana State.

COLO BKB: Tennessee 104, Florida 82

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Chris Lofton scored 26 points Tuesday, fueling the seventh-ranked Tennessee Vols' 104-82 home victory over the Florida Gators.

COL BKB: Tennessee 76, Miss. State 71

STARKVILLE, Miss., Feb. 2 (UPI) -- Chris Lofton scored 20 points Saturday to lead the eighth-ranked Tennessee Volunteers to a 76-71 victory over the Mississippi State Bulldogs.

COL BKB: Tennessee 93, Alabama 86

TUSCALOOSA, Ala., Jan. 30 (UPI) -- The eighth-ranked Tennessee Volunteers rode Chris Lofton and JaJuan Smith, who combined for 45 points Tuesday, to a 93-86 victory over the Alabama Crimson Tide.

COL BKB: Tennessee 85, Georgia 69

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 27 (UPI) -- Chris Lofton scored 27 points Saturday to lead the fifth-ranked Tennessee Volunteers to an 85-69 victory over the Georgia Bulldogs.
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Christopher Franklin Lofton (born March 27, 1986(1986-03-27)) is an American professional basketball player who completed his collegiate career at the University of Tennessee. He was a member of the NBA's Denver Nuggets Summer League team but decided to go overseas to play professionally.

Chris Lofton is from Maysville, Kentucky, where he led the Mason County Royals (his high school basketball team) to a victory in the 2003 State Championships and led the Royals back to the state championship game the next year. Despite being named Mr. Basketball his senior year, Lofton was not recruited by Louisville or Kentucky. He was recruited by University of Tennessee coach Buzz Peterson and subsequently chose to play for the Vols.

As a freshman, Lofton made third team All-America at Tennessee. Against the University of Georgia on February 11, 2006, he made a school record 9 three-point shots en route to a career-high 33 points in an 83-78 win. On December 23, 2006, he scored a new career-high 35 points in a 111-105 overtime victory against the University of Texas. For the 2005–2006 season, Lofton was selected as a second team Chris is projected to be the best college basketball player in words of Dick Vitale

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