LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT: A Flash Flood Watch is in effect Saturday morning through Sunday morning at 8AM for the Valley, Smokies, and NE TN, including Knoxville. Heavy rainfall at times on Saturday, plus run-off from the mountains, can lead to flooding issues. TADD - turn around, don't drown. Assume high water on a road is not passable.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (utladyvols.com/WVLT) -- Tennessee earned a No. 1 seed in the Dayton Region and will host Stetson at 11 a.m. Saturday in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament in Knoxville. The game will be televised on ESPN2.
No. 8 seed Marquette and No. 9 seed Texas will play in Knoxville on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. The winner of those two first-round games will face off on Monday night for a spot in the Sweet 16.
Tune into WVLT Volunteer TV News at 11 as the Sports Overtime team will have reaction from Pat Summitt and the Lady Vols on the team's tournament road.
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