Cuonzo Martin Ditches Tennessee For Cal: Shocked Twitter Reactions

On Tuesday, in a shocking move, Cuonzo Martin decided to leave the University of Tennessee for California. Had this happened midseason, Volunteer fans would have cheered and even rented his moving van. However, after taking UT to the Sweet 16, fans had started to warm up to Martin.

With former coach Bruce Pearl enjoying a new view from The Plains, and having yet another coach leaving for the left coast, the mood on Rocky Top was dark. Here are some of the early reactions from Twitter following the departure:

And if Martin leaving wasn’t bad enough, here’s a little extra salt for that wound.