Logan Vols basketball opened practice for the 2021 season Monday afternoon.  Matt Varney stopped by to talk with Coach Kyle Smithpeters about getting back in the gym, preparing for the season, some key names on the roster (like Sydney Curry and Jamarion Sharp), and more:

On our season premiere, we overcame some early technical difficulties (2020!) and got to spend a few minutes with Saluki athletic director Liz Jarnigan....
We talked to Saluki senior center Barret Benson about the Dawgs’ current win streak, his history with the Mullins family, and his role as a senior leader on a club full of newcomers....
The Carterville Lions held a 7-on-7 scrimmage Friday night.  Dave McKenzie caught up with coach Brett Diel afterward...