Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

 

Transfer of McGhee gives Vols a chance to add size to frontcourt

KNOXVILLE,TN - NOVEMBER 16, 2015 - Forward Jabari McGhee #21 of the Tennessee Volunteers during the game between the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets and the Tennessee Lady Volunteers at McCamish Pavilion in Atlanta, GA. Photo By Craig Bisacre/Tennessee Athletics

Last year during his aborted freshman season, Tennessee forward Jabari McGhee was listed somewhere in the neighborhood of 6-foot-7 or 6-8. Before the current season began, McGhee had somehow shrunk. New Tennessee coach Rick Barnes doesn’t want the heights and weights of his players inflated. And when it was revealed that McGhee, once thought to be a potentially useful power forward, was just 6-5, that might have foreshadowed the announcement that came late Tuesday night. The redshirt freshman, who played in just nine games a year ago before breaking aRead More