May 31, 2012
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - University of Tennessee head football coach Derek Dooley announced today that 12 incoming football student-athletes have enrolled in the first summer session of classes. Additionally, redshirt junior defensive back Izauea Lanier will not be eligible to participate in the 2012 season.
The 12 incoming student-athletes who are enrolled include the following:
There are three incoming football student-athletes: Davante Bourque, Cordarrelle Patterson, and Quenshaun Watson, who are expected to enroll in the second summer session of classes.
A native of Gordo, Ala., Lanier played in all 12 games for Tennessee in 2011, starting nine. He ranked sixth on the team with 48 tackles last season and also recorded four passes defensed.
The Vols begin their 2012 season against North Carolina State at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Fans can purchase tickets for that game beginning tomorrow at 8:30 a.m. ET on uttix.com or by calling 1-800-332-VOLS.