McKnight denied waiver by SEC, ineligible for Vols men's basketball team
Eric McKnight (source: FGCU)
KNOXVILLE (WATE) - Signee Eric McKnight will not be eligible to play for the UT men's basketball team next season after he was denied a graduate transfer waiver by the SEC.
“We have been informed that Eric McKnight has been denied the graduate transfer waiver by the SEC," said Coach Donnie Tyndall. "We pursued this issue through the proper protocol, and I respect the process. Although we are disappointed that Eric will not be joining our program, we are focused on moving forward.”