Tennessee, assistant coach parting ways

Tennessee, assistant coach parting ways
Tennessee, assistant coach parting ways

Less than a week after Tennessee officially announced the completed coaching staff for new football coach Jeremy Pruitt, there is a vacancy to fill. And now there are no holdovers from the final coaching staff under Pruitt's predecessor, Butch Jones. Tennessee and running backs coach Robert Gillespie, who has been with the Vols for the past five seasons and was retained by Pruitt, have mutually parted ways, sources confirmed to GoVols247 on Tuesday morning. At the National Signing Day Celebration in Knoxville last week, Gillespie told a crowd of Tennessee fans he was "fortunate" to get a second chance to be an assistant coach with the Vols. "Some people get an opportunity to coach at the University

What to Read Next