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#13/15 Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball takes on #16/14 Michigan in NCAA Tournament

 

#3 Seed Tennessee vs. #6 Seed Michigan

Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021 | 4:00pm CT / 5:00pm ET
San Antonio, TX | Alamodome | TV: ESPN2

UT Lady VolsSan Antonio, TX – No. 3 seed Tennessee Women’s Basketball (17-7, 9-4 SEC) and No. 6 seed Michigan (15-5, 9-4 Big Ten) will face one another for the first-time ever on Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021 in an NCAA Second Round River Walk Region contest.

The No. 13/15-ranked Lady Vols and No. 16/14 Wolverines are set to play at 5:00pm ET (4:00pm CT) on the North Court at the Alamodome in San Antonio.

UT earned its way to this meeting by winning its First Round battle with Middle Tennessee, 87-62, on Sunday in Austin.

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Tennessee Women’s Basketball defeats Lipscomb at Thompson-Boling Arena, 77-52

 

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – Senior Rennia Davis turned in a double-double with 19 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team to a 77-52 win over Lipscomb in Thompson-Boling Arena on Monday night. 

Junior Rae Burrell finished with 10 points to join Davis in double figures for Tennessee (6-1), and senior Kasiyahna Kushkituah and sophomore Tamari Key each added nine. Every active player for the Lady Vols finished with at least two points.

Lipscomb (3-3) was led by senior Taylor Clark who had 14 points and four rebounds.

Tennessee Women's Basketball gets 77-52 home win against Lipscomb Monday night. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball gets 77-52 home win against Lipscomb Monday night. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Women’s Basketball drops UNCG Sunday, 66-40

 

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – The Tennessee Lady Vols picked up their fourth home win of the season on Sunday, toppling UNCG in Thompson-Boling Arena, 66-40. 

Tennessee (5-1) was led by senior Kasiyahna Kushkituah who finished with a season-high 13 points and four rebounds. Scoring and minutes were evenly spread amongst the Lady Vols with all 11 active players contributing at least two points to the victory and seven contributing five or more points.

Every UT player saw at least 13 minutes of playing time, with the reserves netting valuable experience with the SEC schedule approaching.

Tennessee Lady Vols Basketballl rolls over UNCG at Thompson-Boling Arena, 66-40. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Lady Vols Basketballl rolls over UNCG at Thompson-Boling Arena, 66-40. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball hosts UNCG, Sunday

 

Tennessee (4-1) vs. UNCG (1-5)

Sunday, December 20th, 2020 | 11:02pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena | TV: SEC Network

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – Tennessee (4-1) closes out the fall portion of the 2020-21 schedule with a Sunday home matinee vs. UNCG (1-6).

The Lady Vols and Spartans will meet at 11:02pm CT in Thompson-Boling Arena.

Sunday’s game will mark the first time these programs have met since 1976. 

Tennessee enters Sunday’s tilt with a boost of confidence, as Kellie Harper‘s squad went to Bloomington and took down the Big Ten favorites, the No. 15/15 Indiana Hoosiers, on their own court on Thursday afternoon, 66-58.

Tennessee Women's Basketball to take on UNCG at Thompson-Boling Arena, Sunday. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball to take on UNCG at Thompson-Boling Arena, Sunday. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball heads to West Virginia to take on Mountaineers

 

Tennessee (2-0) at West Virginia (3-0)

Sunday, December 6th, 2020 | 1:01pm CT
Morgantown, WV | WVU Coliseum

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – #RV/RV Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball team (2-0) hits the road for the first time during the 2020-21 campaign, as the Lady Vols make their way to Morgantown to face the West Virginia Mountaineers (3-0) in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge at 1:00pm CT on Sunday, December 6th, 2020 at 14,000-seat WVU Coliseum.

The venue will be eerily quiet, however, as WVU, state and local officials are prohibiting spectators from attending indoor athletic events for the entire month of December due to recent spikes in positive cases of COVID-19 Coronavirus. Only essential game operations personnel and families of players and staff will be admitted.

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Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball set to begin SEC Tournament play, Thursday

 

UT Lady VolsGreenville, SC – #RV/NR Tennessee (20-9, 10-6 SEC) will open play on Thursday at approximately 7:30pm CT in the second round of the 2020 SEC Tournament at Bon Secours Wellness Arena.

The Lady Vols, who tied for third in the league standings, were assigned the No. 6 seed based on the SEC’s tie-breaker policy. They will meet the winner of Wednesday afternoon’s first-round contest between No. 11 seed Missouri (8-21, 5-11 SEC) and No. 14 Ole Miss (7-22, 0-16 SEC). 

Tennessee defeated Missouri 77-66 in Knoxville to open the SEC slate back on January 2nd and owns road (84-28) and home (77-66) wins over Ole Miss this season.

Tennessee Women's Basketball will play the winner between Missouri and Ole Miss Thursday night at 7:30pm CT. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball will play the winner between Missouri and Ole Miss Thursday night at 7:30pm CT. (UT Athletics)

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#24/25 Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball at Florida, Wednesday

 

#24/#25 Tennessee (13-3 | 3-1 SEC) at Florida (11-6 | 2-2 SEC)

Thursday, January 16th, 2020 | 5:01pm CT
Gainesville, FL | Exactech Arena

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – No. 24/25 Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team (13-3, 3-1 SEC) hits the road this week, traveling to Gainesville to take on Florida (10-6, 2-2 SEC) in a 5:01pm CT contest on Thursday at Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. This will mark the 57th meeting between these programs, with the Lady Vols leading the all-time series by a 52-4 advantage. 

Tennessee won its second straight league game and picked up its fifth victory in its last six contests on Sunday, as the Lady Vols overcame an early four-point deficit to defeat Georgia by 17, 73-56.

UT also has SEC wins over Missouri (77-66) and Ole Miss (84-28) and is tied for third in the league. 

#24/#25 Tennessee Women's Basketball travels to Gainesville to take on Florida, Wednesday. (UT Athletics)

#24/#25 Tennessee Women’s Basketball travels to Gainesville to take on Florida, Wednesday. (UT Athletics)

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#23/24 Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball plays Georgia at Thompson-Boling Arena, Sunday

 

#23/24 Tennessee (12-3 | 2-1 SEC) vs. Georgia (10-6 | 1-2 SEC)

Sunday, January 12th, 2020 | 12:02pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena | TV: SEC Network

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – No. 23/24 Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball (12-3, 2-1 SEC) is back home on Sunday to play host to Georgia (10-6, 1-2 SEC) in a 12:02pm CT matinee at Thompson-Boling Arena.

This will mark the 69th meeting between these programs, with the Tennessee Lady Vols leading the all-time series by a 51-17 advantage. 

Tennessee is coming off a dominating performance in Oxford, Mississippi, on Thursday night, flying past the Rebels, 84-28, at the Pavilion at Ole Miss. 

Tennessee Women's Basketball takes on Georgia Sunday afternoon at Thompson-Boling Arena. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball takes on Georgia Sunday afternoon at Thompson-Boling Arena. (UT Athletics)

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#22/23 Tennessee Vols Basketball kicks off SEC play hosting Missouri

 

Tennessee (10-2 | 0-0 SEC) vs. Missouri (3-10 | 0-0 SEC)

Thursday, January 2nd, 2020 | 4:02pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – No. 22/23 Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball (10-2, 0-0 SEC) opens Southeastern Conference action and plays its first game of 2020 on Thursday evening, hosting Missouri (3-10, 0-0 SEC) at Thompson-Boling Arena. Tip-off is slated for 4:02pm CT. This will mark the 13th meeting between these programs, with the Lady Vols leading the series, 9-3. 

The Big Orange women opened the campaign 7-0, including a road win over (then) #15/14 Notre Dame, and are 3-2 since then with losses to Texas and (then) #1/1 Stanford providing the only blemishes.

Tennessee Women's Basketball begins SEC action Thursday when the Lady Vols play Missouri at Thompson-Boling Arena. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball begins SEC action Thursday when the Lady Vols play Missouri at Thompson-Boling Arena. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball knocks out Howard at Thompson-Boling Arena, 88-38

 

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – Tennessee Lady Vols basketball sophomore Rae Burrell logged her second career double-double to lead UT to an 88-38 victory over Howard on Sunday afternoon in Thompson-Boling Arena.
 
With a crowd of 9,269 looking on, Burrell led Tennessee (10-2) in scoring with 18 points while grabbing a career-high 12 boards. Freshman Jessie Rennie also had a career day, enjoying a 5-of-7 afternoon behind the arc for a career-best 16 points. Junior Rennia Davis and freshman Jordan Horston were also in double figures for the Big Orange with 16 and 14 points, respectively.

Tennessee Women's Basketball sophomore Rae Burrell poured in 18 points and pulled down 12 rebounds in Lady Vols win over Howard, Sunday afternoon. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball sophomore Rae Burrell poured in 18 points and pulled down 12 rebounds in Lady Vols win over Howard, Sunday afternoon. (UT Athletics)

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