2019 NCAA tournament bracket projection for Tennessee Volunteers

The Tennessee Volunteers wrapped the regular season with the highest winning percentage in school history, and though coach Rick Barnes' crew fell shy of first place in the SEC, there's still hope in Knoxville that a veteran cast can lead the program to its first Final Four. The Vols started the season No. 6 in the AP poll, ascended to No. 1 for four weeks and ultimately remained in the top 10 each week. Do the Vols have what it takes to validate their regular season success in March?

ESPN+ has your answers, as Joe Lunardi has enlisted a team of bracketologists to compile advanced metrics, key scouting intel and best- and worst-case tournament scenarios for all 68 teams to help you make smart picks in your bracket.