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#20 Tennessee Vols Basketball takes down Iowa State, 68-45

 

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Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsAmes, IA – No. 22 Tennessee fought past slow start to defeat Iowa State, 68-45, at Hilton Coliseum on Saturday as part of ESPN’s Big 12/SEC Challenge.
 
The Vols (15-5) are 3-1 when competing in the cross-conference showcase and have now won five true road games this season, which is more than they had all of last season.
 
UT had total control of the game in the second half, holding at least a 15-point lead for the final 18 minutes of play. The Volunteers would knock down 12 threes en route to Rick Barnes 650th career victory as a head coach.

Tennessee Volunteers guard Lamonte Turner (1) shoots the ball as Iowa State Cyclones guard Terrence Lewis (24) defends during the second half at James H. Hilton Coliseum. Tennessee won 68-45. (Jeffrey Becker-USA TODAY Sports)

Tennessee Volunteers guard Lamonte Turner (1) shoots the ball as Iowa State Cyclones guard Terrence Lewis (24) defends during the second half at James H. Hilton Coliseum. Tennessee won 68-45. (Jeffrey Becker-USA TODAY Sports)

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#20 Tennessee Vols hits the road to face Iowa State, Saturday

 

#22 Tennessee Vols at Iowa State

Saturday, January 27th, 2018 | 3:00pm CT
Ames, IA | Hilton Coliseum | TV: ESPNU

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsAmes, IA – For the first time since 1977, No. 22 Tennessee and Iowa State will meet on the hardwood this Saturday at Hilton Coliseum as part of ESPN’s Big 12/SEC Challenge. The game will tip at 3:00pm CT and will be televised live on ESPNU and streamed online via WatchESPN.

In its fifth year, UT holds a 2-1 record when competing in the cross-conference showcase, with both victories coming at home over Kansas State. Last year, the Vols (14-5) downed the Wildcats, 70-58, behind a 17-point performance from Grant Williams.

Tennessee Men's Basketball takes on Iowa State Saturday afternoon at the Hilton Coliseum. Tip off is at 3:00pm CT. (Tennessee Athletics)

Tennessee Men’s Basketball takes on Iowa State Saturday afternoon at the Hilton Coliseum. Tip off is at 3:00pm CT. (Tennessee Athletics)

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#22 Tennessee Vols Basketball takes care of Vanderbilt Commodores, 67-62

 

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Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – Despite a strong second half by Vanderbilt, No. 22 Tennessee held on to complete the regular-season sweep over its in-state rival, defeating the Commodores, 67-62, in Thompson-Boling Arena on Tuesday night.
 
The Commodores (7-13, 2-6 SEC) would fight back in the second half after facing a 17-point halftime deficit, using a run with eight consecutive made fields goals to pull within four points at 51-47. During the stretch, Vanderbilt senior Riley LaChance connected on four treys and had 15 straight points.

Tennessee Volunteers guard Jordan Bowden (23) brings the ball up court against the Vanderbilt Commodores during the first half at Thompson-Boling Arena. (Randy Sartin-USA TODAY Sports)

Tennessee Volunteers guard Jordan Bowden (23) brings the ball up court against the Vanderbilt Commodores during the first half at Thompson-Boling Arena. (Randy Sartin-USA TODAY Sports)

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#22 Tennessee Vols Basketball faces Vanderbilt Commodores at Thompson-Boling Arena, Tuesday

 

#22 Tennessee Vols vs. Vanderbilt Commodores

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018 | 6:00pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – No. 22 Tennessee returns home after a two-game road trip for a matchup with in-state rival Vanderbilt at Thompson-Boling Arena on Tuesday night. The game will tip at 6:00pm CT and will be televised live on ESPNU and streamed online via WatchESPN.

The Vols (13-5, 4-3 SEC) are coming off a road win at South Carolina, in which Lamonté Turner dropped a career-high-tying 25 points on 6-of-9 shooting from the field and converted on all 10 attempts from the charity stripe. He now has three of the four highest scoring efforts by the Vols this season, all while coming off the bench.

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#21 Tennessee Vols gets 70-63 win at South Carolina

 

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Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsColumbia, SC – No. 21 Tennessee went on the road for a hard-fought 70-63 victory against South Carolina at Colonial Life Arena on Saturday night.
 
The Vols (13-5, 4-3 SEC) never pulled ahead by more than nine points during the game but were able to hold their lead for nearly 37 minutes. South Carolina stayed within striking distance with its three-point shooting, knocking six of 10 in the second half. UT was able to counter that with a strong presence down low, scoring 39 points in the paint.
 
During the final stretch of play, Tennessee held South Carolina to just 1-of-11 shooting from the field to spur an 11-3 run, during which UT was 6-of-6 from the free-throw line to seal the victory.

Tennessee Volunteers forward Admiral Schofield (5) drives around South Carolina Gamecocks forward Justin Minaya (10) in the first half at Colonial Life Arena. (Jeff Blake-USA TODAY Sports)

Tennessee Volunteers forward Admiral Schofield (5) drives around South Carolina Gamecocks forward Justin Minaya (10) in the first half at Colonial Life Arena. (Jeff Blake-USA TODAY Sports)

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#21 Tennessee Vols travel to South Carolina Gamecocks, Saturday

 

#12 Tennessee Vols at South Carolina

Saturday, January 20th, 2018 | 5:00pm CT
Columbia, SC | Colonial Life Arena | TV: ESPN2

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsColumbia, SC – After a loss on the road Wednesday, the 21st-ranked Tennessee Volunteers will look to bounce back with a win over South Carolina at Colonial Life Arena on Saturday, January 20th, 2018. The game will tip at 5:00pm CT and will be televised live on ESPN2 and streamed online via WatchESPN.

The Vols (12-5, 3-3 SEC) rallied back from a 10-point deficit with less than seven minutes remaining against Missouri earlier in the week but fell short after a turnover in the finals seconds of the game.

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