Of all his battles on the hardwood in Stokely Athletic Center. former Vol great Tony White is now fighting his greatest opponent.
White is currently undergoing treatment for leukemia.
ESPN writer and college classmate Chris Low tweeted a picture of himself with Tennessee basketball coach Rick Barnes and fellow college classmate Mark Griffin bedside with White in his hospital room.
Low told WVLT's Rick Russo that White is in good spirits.
White was a legendary player at Tennessee during the 1980s. His career points total, 2,219, still stands at third in school history and he holds the record for most points in a game, 51.