Vols Jersey Countdown #49

July 13, 2013

Player Spotlight
Rudy Klarer
Guard (1941-42)

No. 49 was retired in honor of Rudy Klarer (March 9, 1923 -- Jan. 6, 1945), who was a reserve guard in 1941 and starter in 1942, from Louisville, Ky. Klarer passed away defending the United States of America in World War II. His jersey was retired in ceremonies held in 2006.

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