Today on Rocky Top: Tight end transfer, Recruiting Updates


Tennessee football recruiting updates and transfer news along with Lady Vols scheduling headline the stories on Rocky Top for Cinco de Mayo.

Happy Cinco de Mayo everybody! It’s May 5, and that means margaritas, tacos, and lots of partying for people celebrating a holiday they have no idea about.

But just to make southerners heads explode, although the battle that Cinco de Mayo commemorates was between the Mexican and the French, I argued in college that it played a crucial role in helping the Union win the American Civil War.

But enough about them Damn Yankees! Let’s get to talking some Tennessee athletics.

Recruiting continues for the Vols, and they are getting more and more exciting news in that realm by the day. Also, the Lady Vols have a new opponent already on their schedule.

But let’s start by talking about a transfer that’s coming.

Tennessee Vols tight end Neiko Creamer looking to transfer – Ryan Callahan of 247Sports

"Jones said during the Vols’ opening Big Orange Caravan stop at the College Football Hall of Fame that Creamer is “the one individual right now” who’s exploring his options and looking to find a new home after Tennessee wrapped up spring practice less than three weeks ago."

Lady Vols schedule game against East Tennessee State – News Channel 11 Staff at WJHL

"News Channel 11 Sports learned Wednesday afternoon that East Tennessee State University’s women’s basketball team will host the University of Tennessee’s Lady Vols in November."

Tennessee Football leads for 2018 in-state prospect Jarek Campbell – Ryan Callahan of 247Sports

"The sophomore wide receiver from Riverdale High School in Murfreesboro, Tenn., has made a handful of visits to Tennessee’s campus within the past several months, and he was back on campus recently to attend the Vols’ spring game.Campbell said Tennessee has made a good impression on him each time he has been there, and he admitted the Vols already are “number one” on his list."