College Rankings - Best Pro Sports Teams in Tennessee

Some "college towns" are in metropolitan areas where you can catch a professional sports match down the street. Here are the best schools to feature nearby professional sports teams.

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1
University of Memphis
Memphis, TN
8.29 / 10
2
Belmont University
Nashville, TN
8.09 / 10
3
Tennessee State University
Nashville, TN
7.98 / 10
4
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN
7.97 / 10
5
Lipscomb University
Nashville, TN
7.71 / 10
6
Trevecca Nazarene University
Nashville, TN
7.67 / 10
7
University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TN
7.50 / 10
8
Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN
7.22 / 10
9
Christian Brothers University
Memphis, TN
7.00 / 10
10
Rhodes College
Memphis, TN
6.97 / 10
11
Johnson University
Knoxville, TN
6.97 / 10
12
LeMoyne-Owen College
Memphis, TN
6.91 / 10
13
Baptist Memorial Health Sciences
Memphis, TN
6.88 / 10
14
Fisk University
Nashville, TN
6.79 / 10
15
Tusculum College
Greeneville, TN
6.71 / 10
16
Cumberland University
Lebanon, TN
6.69 / 10
17
UT Chattanooga
Chattanooga, TN
6.67 / 10
18
Carson-Newman University
Jefferson City, TN
6.57 / 10
19
Tennessee Technological University
Cookeville, TN
6.53 / 10
20
Austin Peay State University
Clarksville, TN
6.47 / 10
21
Maryville College
Maryville, TN
6.47 / 10
22
Union University
Jackson, TN
6.45 / 10
23
King University - Tennessee
Bristol, TN
6.43 / 10
24
Bethel University - Tennessee
McKenzie, TN
6.43 / 10
25
Bryan College - Tennessee
Dayton, TN
6.40 / 10