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2019 NCAA Tournament: Purdue vs. Tennessee How to Watch & GameThread

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Our time is now.

NCAA Basketball: NCAA Tournament-South Regional Practice Jamie Rhodes-USA TODAY Sports

Purdue has not won a Sweet 16 game since 2000. We all know this. It is the bane of the program’s existence. Let’s shut the Ainters up and break through that ceiling by holding him accountable.

Tennessee Volunteers

From: Knoxville, TN

Date: Thursday, March 28, 2018

Tip Time: 7:27pm

Location: Louisville, KY

Arena: KFC Yum Center (22,090)

Television: TBS

Online: March Madness On Demand

Radio: Purdue Radio Network

SiriusXM Satellite: XM (Ch. 381); Internet (Ch. 968)

Live Stats: bit.ly/PurdueLiveStats

Odds: Tennessee by 1

KenPom: 10

NET: 5

2017-18 Record: 26-9, 13-5 SEC (Lost to Loyola-Chicago in 63-62 in NCAA Second Round)

2018-19 Record: 31-5, 15-3 SEC

Opponent Blog: Rocky Top Talk

Series with Purdue: Series Tied 2-2

Last Tennessee Win: 78-75 (OT) in Nassau, Bahamas on 11/22/2017

Last Purdue Win: 73-72 in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands on 11/23/2009

NCAA Tournament History: 22 appearances, reached 2010 Elite Eight

Coach: Rick Barnes (88-49 in fourth season at Tennessee, 692-363 overall)