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Tennessee Football Releases Jersey Numbers for Incoming Freshmen

Check out who will be wearing what this year.

NCAA Football: Tennessee at Vanderbilt Knoxville News Sentinel-USA TODAY Sports

Tennessee updated their roster on UTSports.com yesterday with some updated weights and number changes. The incoming freshman class has finally received their numbers, too. A ton of updates were released, so we’ll run them down for you real quick.

  • The biggest news here is freshman running back Ty Chandler. The freshman tailback will wear the No. 3 jersey.
  • Cornerback Shaq Wiggins will wear No. 6.
  • Receiver Brandon Johnson and quarterback Will McBride simply swapped numbers — Johnson will now wear a No. 7 jersey while McBride will wear No. 17.
  • Callaway will now share the No. 1 with defensive end Jonathan Kongbo, switching from No. 9.
  • Derek Barnett’s No. 9 jersey will now be worn by freshman cornerback Cheyenne Labruzza and quarterback Seth Washington.
  • Shawn Shamburger will share the No. 15 with Jauan Jennings.
  • Freshman receiver Princeton Fant will share No. 18 with Nigel Warrior.
  • Freshman receiver Jacquez Jones will wear No. 21, along with freshman linebacker Shanon Reid.
  • Freshman running back Trey Coleman will share No. 24 with Todd Kelly Jr.
  • Freshman receiver Josh Palmer will share No. 5 with Kyle Phillips.
  • Freshman safety Maleik Gray will share No. 4 with John Kelly.

Those are the highlights. Check out the full roster here.