Barnes on list for Naismith Coach of the Year

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT)-- Coach Barnes is one of 15 coaches named as late season candidates for the Naismith Men's College Coach of the Year.

In his 4th season as Top Vol, Barnes has his team ranked 7th in the country. Tennessee was ranked as high as #1 and currently holds a 24-3 record and first place SEC standing heading into Wednesday night's game at Ole Miss.