NASHVILLE, TN (WRCB) --The Tennessee Vol football team is where they haven't been in four years, in the mix for a bowl game. The Volunteers now eligible after Saturday's 24-17 win over the Vanderbilt Commodores. While there's a lot of speculation where the Vols may land bowl wise, they're glad it's somewhere, even anywhere. " It means everything," said Vols running back Marlin Lane Saturday after the win over Vanderbilt. " I never experienced this since I've been here, first time, leaving on my senior year with a bang, and I get another month with the guys, they're a great group of guys."
" I'm excited for our kids, and everyone involved in our great fan base." said Vols Head Coach Butch Jones. " This is something that hasn''t happened in a few years and we're fifth all time in bowl appearances and I believe this will be bowl appearance number fifty and we're going to enjoy number fifty wherever its at."