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Go-to guy

Go-to guy

There are four reasons the Basketball Vols look to Scotty Hopson at crunch time: The other four Tennessee players on the floor.

As the only returning starter from the 2009-10 team, Hopson essentially is the Vols' go-to player in the closing minutes by default. Consider this quote from head coach Bruce Pearl: "Let's say you put the ball in Melvin's hands at the end," the coach said, referring to senior point guard Melvin Goins. "When was the last time that happened? "Tobias (Harris) is a freshman. Do you want Brian...

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