KNOXVILLE, TN - February 24, 2024 - Pitcher Dylan Loy #37 of the Tennessee Volunteers during the game between the the UAlbany Great Danes and the Tennessee Volunteers at Lindsey Nelson Stadium in Knoxville, TN. Photo By Emma Ramsey/Tennessee Athletics


Loy lifts Tennessee to second SEC Tournament title in three years

SEC Extra

HOOVER, Ala. — When Dylan Loy warmed up in the ninth inning of Tennessee’s win over Vanderbilt Saturday, there was some thought that the Volunteers would like to avoid using him because he was a candidate to start the SEC title game Sunday afternoon. 

He ultimately wasn’t needed Saturday, but it turned out that he didn’t start Sunday’s game, either. But he functionally served as the starter by coming in the game at the start of the second inning for AJ Russell and pulling his team through the middle innings on the way to a 4-3 win. 

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