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#6/7 Tennessee Lady Vols at #5/5 Notre Dame, Thursday

 

#6/7 Tennessee Lady Vols vs. #5/5 Notre Dame

Thursday, January 17th, 2018 | 6:02pm CT
Notre Dame, IN | Joyce Center | TV: ESPN

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN No. 6/7 Tennessee (16-1, 4-1 SEC) makes one final stop on a challenging three-game road swing with a Thursday night, January 18th visit to Purcell Pavilion at the Joyce Center to take on No. 5/5 Notre Dame (16-2, 5-1 ACC). The Lady Vols’ final regular-season non-conference contest is slated to tip at 6:02pm CT.

This marks the 28th meeting between these schools in women’s basketball, with UT holding a 21-6 advantage. The Lady Vols will try to halt a three-game road losing skid in the series and end a 17-game homecourt winning streak by the Irish. A year ago, Tennessee ended a six-game Notre Dame series win streak, defeating the (then) No. 6/6 Fighting Irish, 71-69, at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville on a last second jumper by Jaime Nared.

#6/7 Tennessee Lady Vols travels to #5/5 Notre Dame Thursday for a 6:00pm CT tip off at the Joyce Center. (Tennessee Athletics)

#6/7 Tennessee Lady Vols travels to #5/5 Notre Dame Thursday for a 6:00pm CT tip off at the Joyce Center. (Tennessee Athletics)

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#21 Tennessee Vols travel to Columbia to take on Missouri Tigers

 

#21 Tennessee Vols at Missouri

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 | 8:00pm CT
Columbia, MO | Mizzou Arena | TV: SEC Network

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsColumbia, MO – Riding a three-game winning streak, the 21st-ranked Tennessee Volunteers are back on the road this week, beginning with a trip to face Missouri at Mizzou Arena on Wednesday night. The game will tip at 8:00pm CT and will be televised live on SEC Network and streamed online via WatchESPN.

The Vols (12-4, 3-2 SEC) have picked up their offense since starting SEC play, ranking as the No. 2 scoring attack in the conference with 84.0 ppg through five contests. Grant Williams continues to shine for UT, leading the team in scoring (16.7 ppg) and rebounding (6.7 rpg) this season. The sophomore forward had a historic performance during Tennessee’s win at Vanderbilt last Tuesday, dropping a career-high 37 points on 12-of-20 shooting in 33 minutes, an effort that earned him SEC Player of the Week honors for the first time in his career.

Tennessee Men's Basketball at Missouri Tigers Wednesday night. Tip off is at 8:00pm CT. (Tennessee Athletics) «Read the rest of this article»

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#23 Tennessee Vols tangle with Texas A&M at Thompson-Boling Arena, Saturday

 

#23 Tennessee vs. Texas A&M

Saturday, January 13th, 2018 | 5:00pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena | TV: SEC Network

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – The 23rd-ranked Tennessee Volunteers will look to extend their two-game winning streak Saturday with a victory over Texas A&M at Thompson-Boling Arena. The game will tip at 5:00pm CT and will be televised live on SEC Network and streamed online via WatchESPN.

After dropping its first two conference games, Tennessee (11-4, 2-2 SEC) used a second-half comeback to down No. 17 Kentucky last Saturday in front of a sold-out UT crowd. The Vols followed up that performance by going on the road and rallying from a 10-point halftime deficit to beat in-state rival Vanderbilt on Tuesday.

Tennessee Men's Basketball to host Texas A&M Aggies at Thompson-Boling Area Saturday night. (Tennessee Athletics) «Read the rest of this article»

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#6 Tennessee Lady Vols hit the road to face #17 Texas A&M

 

#6 Tennessee at #17/16 Texas A&M

Thursday, January 11th, 2018 | 6:10pm CT
College Station, TX | Reed Arena | TV: SEC Network

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – No. 6/6 Tennessee begins a three-game road swing, as the Lady Vols travel to College Station, Texas, to face No. 17/16 Texas A&M at 6:10pm CT (7:10pm ET) on Thursday, January 11th, 2018.

The Lady Vols’ match-up with Texas A&M is the first of four straight UT contests vs. teams ranked in the AP Top 20.  The Lady Vols and Aggies will be meeting for the 11th time overall and third time in College Station during the series.

The Lady Vols will be aiming to go 16-0 for only the fourth occasion in school history and for the first time during the Holly Warlick era.  The last time Tennessee began a season 16-0, the Lady Vols extended the streak to 18 games before finally falling during the 2005-06 season en route to a 31-5 overall record and an Elite Eight finish.

Tennessee Women's Basketball plays Texas A&M Thursday at Reed Arena. Tip off is at 6:10pm CT. (Tennessee Athletics) «Read the rest of this article»

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#24 Tennessee Vols head to Nashville to face Vanderbilt Commodores

 

#24 Tennessee at Vanderbilt

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 | 8:00pm CT
Nashville, TN | Memorial Gymnasium | TV: SEC Network

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsNashville, TN – Coming off a huge win over Kentucky, the 24th-ranked Tennessee Volunteers will look to build off that momentum Tuesday night with a matchup against in-state rival Vanderbilt at Memorial Gymnasium. The game is a 8:00pm CT tip and will be televised on SEC Network and can be streamed online via WatchESPN.

The Vols (10-4, 1-2 SEC) came from behind to earn a much-needed 76-65 victory over the No. 17 Wildcats this weekend. Junior forward Admiral Schofield posted one of his most impressive performances since coming to Rocky Top with 20 points on 8-of-13 shooting, nine rebounds, four assists, a career-high four steals and a block.

Tennessee Men's Basketball take on Vanderbilt at Memorial Gymnasium Tuesday. Tip off will be at 8:00pm CT. (Tennessee Athletics)

Tennessee Men’s Basketball take on Vanderbilt at Memorial Gymnasium Tuesday. Tip off will be at 8:00pm CT. (Tennessee Athletics)

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Austin Peay State University Governors Club to hold Peay Party Event January 26th

 

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Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University Governors Club will host the first-ever Peay Party event 6:00pm, January 26th, 2018 in the ECHO Power Club Level at Fortera Stadium.

The social event and fundraiser will benefit Austin Peay’s 16 NCAA Division I programs and its student-athletes in their relentless pursuit of excellence on and off the playing surfaces.

Proceeds from the event will help provide the tools and resources necessary for Austin Peay to become the premier athletics department of the Ohio Valley Conference.

Peay Party to be held by the APSU Governors Club January 26th. (APSU Sports Information)

Peay Party to be held by the APSU Governors Club January 26th. (APSU Sports Information)

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#7 Tennessee Lady Vols takes down Kentucky Wildcats 63-49 in Lexington

 

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UT Lady VolsLexington, KY – No. 7/7 Tennessee improved to 13-0 overall and 1-0 in the SEC on Sunday, defeating Kentucky (8-7, 0-1 SEC) 63-49 in front of a crowd of 8,921 at Rupp Arena. 

The victory was UT’s first in the venue in three tries. The Big Orange women lost to the Wildcats during the 2005-06 season and fell to USC here in the 1986 NCAA Final Four semifinals. The triumph was only the third in Tennessee’s last seven trips to the Bluegrass.

The Lady Vols, who improved to 55-11 in the all-time series, were led in scoring by freshman Evina Westbrook who notched 17 points, tying her career high. Senior Jaime Nared recorded her sixth double-double of the season, contributing 11 points, 10 rebounds and six assists.

Tennessee Women's Basketball gets 63-49 win at Kentucky to improve to 13-0 on the season. (Tennessee Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball gets 63-49 win at Kentucky to improve to 13-0 on the season. (Tennessee Athletics)

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#7 Tennessee Lady Vols head to Kentucky to take on the Wildcats

 

#7 Tennessee at Kentucky

Sunday, December 31st, 2017 | 11:02am CT
Lexington, KY | Rupp Arena | TV: SEC Network

UT Lady VolsLexington, KY – No. 7/7 Tennessee (12-0) opens SEC play on the road, facing Kentucky (8-6) at Rupp Arena in Lexington on Sunday. Tip-off is slated for 11:02am CT.

This will mark UT’s third straight road affair, with the Big Orange winning at Long Beach State (90-61) and at #18/24 Stanford (83-71) on December 17th and 21st, respectively.

The Lady Vols will be aiming to go 13-0 for only the fifth occasion in school history and for the first time during the Holly Warlick era.

Tennessee Women's Basketball travel to Kentucky Sunday to take on the Wildcats at Rupp Arena in Lexington. Tip off is at 11:02am CT. (Tennessee Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball travel to Kentucky Sunday to take on the Wildcats at Rupp Arena in Lexington. Tip off is at 11:02am CT. (Tennessee Athletics)

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#19 Tennessee Vols travels to Arkansas Razorbacks Saturday

 

#19 Tennessee at Arkansas

Saturday, December 30th, 2017 | 12:00pm CT
Fayetteville, AR | Bud Walton Arena | TV: SEC Network

UT Lady VolsFayetteville, AR – The 19th-ranked Tennessee Volunteers are set to begin conference play this weekend, starting with a trip to face Arkansas at Bud Walton Arena on Saturday. The game will tip at 12:00pm CT and will be televised live on SEC Network and streamed online via WatchESPN

Tennessee (9-2) garnered some attention with strong performances during its non-conference slate. With four wins over ‘Power Five’ opponents away from home (#18 Purdue, North Carolina State, Georgia Tech, Wake Forest) and two narrow losses to top-5 teams (Villanova & North Carolina), the Vols proved they had taken the next step forward to becoming an NCAA Tournament team.

Tennessee Men's Basketball is on the road Saturday to take on the Arkansas Razorbacks at Bud Walton Arena. Tip off is set for 12:00pm CT. (Tennessee Athletics) «Read the rest of this article»

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#21 Tennessee Vols Basketball hits the road to take on Wake Forest

 

#21 Tennessee at Wake Forest

Saturday, December 23rd, 2017 | 11:30am CT
Winston-Salem, NC | Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum | TV: ESPN2

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsWinston-Salem, NC – The 21st-ranked Tennessee Volunteers hit the road again this weekend to face off against another ACC foe in Wake Forest at Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum. The game will tip at 12:30pm and will be televised live on ESPN2 and streamed online via WatchESPN

Tennessee (8-2) enters the matchup with a pair of victories over teams from the ACC (NC State, 67-58, and Georgia Tech, 77-70) already this season. UT fell to No. 7 North Carolina in a hard-fought battle in Thompson-Boling Arena last Sunday, marking the Vols’ first home loss of the year. On Wednesday, Tennessee bounced back to hold off a Furman team riding a five-game winning streak, 66-61.

#21 Tennessee Men's Basketball travels to Wake Forest Saturday for a 11:30pm CT tip off. (Tennessee Athletics) «Read the rest of this article»

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