It all started with a simple request: Tennessee Basketball asked for 1,000 retweets for Smokey X, and he'd take over tweeting during Wednesday night's game against the Samford Bulldogs. 

The fans obliged and @Vol_Hoops went to the dogs. Everyone's favorite Bluetick Coonhound was placed in the hot seat to provide fetching online commentary.  

Read how Smokey did on social media on WBIR's website.