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Tennessee back in mix for Jarnell Stokes

Updated: August 18, 2011, 11:26 AM ET
By Dave Telep
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Tennessee back on Stokes' list

He tried to get out, but they pulled him back in. Jarnell Stokes (Memphis/Southwind), No. 19 overall, was ever-so-close to committing to Tennessee when Bruce Pearl was the coach. After Pearl was fired, Stokes demoted the Volunteers from his list that includes Connecticut, Arkansas, Memphis and Florida. Kentucky, UCLA and Missouri are also calling him, maneuvering to get on the list. Tennessee also caught a break.

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