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VAUGHT: Vols say Rupp Arena still special

Wayne Chism

Tennessee stars Wayne Chism and Tyler Smith don't agree with some who think Rupp Arena has lost its mystique because of the games the Wildcats have lost at home in recent seasons.

"I feel this rivalry is big with Kentucky, especially when you go to Rupp Arena. It's loud in there, especially when you are the away team," said Chism as he prepares for Saturday's game at Rupp Arena. "When Kentucky is on a run, the crowd is on a run with them. We have to go in and play our game. If we do, we can beat them. It is tough to play at their place and anybody who says anything... Recommended Stories

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