JACKSONVILLE, FL (WRCB)-- Tennessee Head Coach Butch Jones and Team 118 are in Jacksonville, Florida after departing Knoxville Sunday afternoon in advance of the TaxSlayer Bowl.
The Vols were seen boarding a convoy of buses on campus a little before 1pm, en route to their chartered flight to Jacksonville.
The team touched down a few hours later and will begin their on site preparations for the Iowa Hawkeyes in advance of Friday's game. Kickoff is set for 3:20 pm.
It will be the first bowl game for the Vol football program since 2010.
Count on Channel 3 for coverage you can count on, with live reports from Jacksonville from WRCB Sports Director Paul Shahen and Chief Photographer George Mitchell in Jacksonville.
900 Whitehall Road
Chattanooga, TN 37405
WRCB Jobs EEO | FCC Public Files