A shirtless Bruce Pearl yelled in the student section before the Lady Vols college basketball game against Duke in Knoxville, Tenn., in this Jan. 2007. Bruce, a former men's coach at Tennessee, has been hired at Auburn.
A shirtless Bruce Pearl yelled in the student section before the Lady Vols college basketball game against Duke in Knoxville, Tenn., in this Jan. 2007. Bruce, a former men's coach at Tennessee, has been hired at Auburn. Associated Press file photo
A shirtless Bruce Pearl yelled in the student section before the Lady Vols college basketball game against Duke in Knoxville, Tenn., in this Jan. 2007. Bruce, a former men's coach at Tennessee, has been hired at Auburn. Associated Press file photo

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