Watch: Billy Amick recaps opening day home run performance

No. 8 Tennessee (1-0) defeated No. 22 Texas Tech (0-1), 6-2, Friday in the Shriners Children’s College Baseball Showdown at Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas, home of Major League Baseball’s Texas Rangers.

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Junior third baseman Billy Amick is in his first season with the Vols in 2024. He played at Clemson from 2022-23.

Amick went 2-for-4, recording one home run, two hits, two RBIs, two runs and one walk against Texas Tech.

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Amick met with media following Tennessee’s opening day win. His media availability can be watched below.

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