"Not a shot at Coach Barnes," Admiral Schofield clarifies tweet

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Tennessee basketball star Admiral Schofield is active on social media and interacts regularly with fans on Twitter.

On Monday, however, he clarified a tweet many thought was a shot at coach Rick Barnes.

On Sunday, Schofield retweeted a video from Sports Illustrated of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich getting ejected from the Spurs game against the Sacramento Kings.

Schofield said in his retweet, "Woulda loved this sometime this year."

Many interpretted this as a criticism of Barnes usually composed demeanor on the court.

After a significant amount of backlash, Schofield decided to delete the tweet and clarify.

Read both tweets below.