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#20/#21 Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball rolls over Auburn, 88-54

 

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – The No. 20/21 Tennessee women’s basketball closed out the regular season with a dominant win over Auburn on Sunday, racing to an 88-54 victory in Thompson-Boling Arena on Senior Day.
 
With the triumph, Tennessee (15-6, 9-4 SEC) finished third in league play and locked up the No. 3 seed for next week’s SEC Tournament. It is UT’s highest seeding at the tourney since 2015, when the Big Orange carried a No. 2 tag into the event.

Tennessee Women's Basketball senior Kasiyahna Kushkituah had 19 points and eight rebounds in victory over Auburn, Sunday. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball senior Kasiyahna Kushkituah had 19 points and eight rebounds in victory over Auburn, Sunday. (UT Athletics)

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#20/#21 Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball takes on Auburn at Thompson-Boling Arena, Sunday

 

#20/#21 Tennessee (14-6 | 8-4 SEC) va. Auburn (5-17 | 0-14 SEC)

Sunday, February 28th, 2021 | 1:02pm CT/2:02pm ET
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena | TV: SEC Network

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – No. 20/21 Tennessee women’s basketball team (14-6, 8-4 SEC) and Auburn (5-17, 0-14 SEC) will meet at 1:02pm CT on Sunday in the regular season finale for both teams at Thompson-Boling Arena.

The match-up will be UT’s last home game of the year as well as Senior Day for Lady Vols Rennia Davis, Kasiyahna Kushkituah and Jaiden McCoy. The Tennessee trio will be honored prior to the game.

Also being recognized during the contest will be graduate managers Caleb Currier and Josh Theis, manager Elizabeth Wong, student athletic trainer Olivia Nicholas and practice player Hunter Huff.

Tennessee Women's Basketball will hold Senior Day for Lady Vols (L to R) Kasiyahna Kushkituah. Head Coach Kellie Harper, Rennia Davis, and Jaiden McCoy, Sunday. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball will hold Senior Day for Lady Vols (L to R) Kasiyahna Kushkituah. Head Coach Kellie Harper, Rennia Davis, and Jaiden McCoy, Sunday. (UT Athletics)

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#20/#21 Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball is at Missouri, Thursday

 

#20/#21 Tennessee (13-6 | 7-4 SEC) at Missouri (8-9 | 4-8 SEC)

Thursday, February 25th, 2021 | 7:02pm CT/8:02pm ET
Columbia, MO | Mizzou Arena

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – No. 20/21 Tennessee (13-6, 7-4 SEC) embarks on the final road trip and last week of the 2020-21 regular season, traveling to Columbia for a Thursday evening battle with Missouri (8-9/4-8 SEC). The Lady Vols and Tigers will tip it off at 7:02pm CT (8:02pm ET) at Mizzou Arena.

After facing ranked teams in its last four games, UT will play against a pair of unranked Tiger teams at MU on Thursday and vs. Auburn on Sunday to wrap things up prior to the SEC Tournament.

UT is holding down fourth place in the SEC standings and is trying to seize one of the double byes for the league tourney after being predicted to finish sixth in the preseason coaches and media polls. 

Tennessee Women's Basketball takes to the road to face Missouri at Mizzou Arena, Thursday. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball takes to the road to face Missouri at Mizzou Arena, Thursday. (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 Women’s Basketball topples #15 Indiana, 66-58

 

UT Lady VolsBloomington, IN – Senior wing Rennia Davis turned in her 31st career double-double to fuel an upset over No. 15 Indiana in Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall on Thursday, 66-58.
 
Davis scored 19 points and grabbed a career-high 15 rebounds to lead Tennessee (4-1) in both categories. Junior Rae Burrell was close behind with 18 points, and sophomore Jordan Horston also had a good showing, tallying 13 points, six rebounds and six assists.
 
Indiana (2-2), the preseason favorite to win the Big Ten, was led by Ali Patberg with 16 points and Jaelynn Penn, who recorded a double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds.

UT Lady Vols Basketball Upsets #15 Indiana, 66-58. (IU Athletics)

UT Lady Vols Basketball Upsets #15 Indiana, 66-58. (IU Athletics)

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Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball takes down Furman Paladins, 90-53

 

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – A career day from junior Rae Burrell, who finished with 26 points and seven assists, fueled a 90-53 Lady Vols’ win over Furman in Thompson-Boling Arena on Thursday night.
 
Tennessee (3-1) shot a sizzling 54.8 percent from the floor, including an impressive 58.3 percent from behind the arc. Redshirt junior Jordan Walker was also in double digits for the Lady Vols with 14 points and three rebounds.
 
Furman (1-3) was led by Tierra Hodges, who had 17 points and seven rebounds. Tate Rodgers and Sydney James each pitched in 11.

Tennessee Women's Basketball junior Rae Burrell had a career high 26 points in win over Furman Thursday night at Thompson-Boling Arena. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball junior Rae Burrell had a career high 26 points in win over Furman Thursday night at Thompson-Boling Arena. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball defeats Missouri 64-51 in 2nd round of SEC Tournament

 

UT Lady VolsGreenville, SC – The No. 6 seed Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team overcame a 13-point second-quarter deficit and ended up winning by 13, in a 64-51 victory over 11th-seeded Missouri in the second round of the SEC Tournament at Bon Secours Wellness Arena on Thursday night.
 
UT (21-9), which won its fourth straight game, put three players in double figures. Sophomore Rae Burrell led the team with 16 points, and juniors Rennia Davis and Kasiyahna Kushkituah finished with 15 and 13, respectively.
 
Missouri (9-22) was led by Aijha Blackwell with 13 and Hannah Schuchts with 11.

Tennessee Women's Basketball sophomore Rae Burrell scored 16 points to lead Lady Vols in win over Missouri, Thursday night. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball sophomore Rae Burrell scored 16 points to lead Lady Vols in win over Missouri, Thursday night. (UT Athletics)

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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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Tennessee Women’s Basketball hits last second shot to beat Auburn 56-55

 

UT Lady VolsAuburn, AL – Tennessee Lady Vols basketball junior Rennia Davis tallied a double-double with 22 points and 10 rebounds, and freshman Jordan Horston hit a runner in the lane with 0.6 seconds left on the clock to lift the Lady Vols to a crucial 56-55 win at Auburn to close out the regular season on Sunday afternoon.

The victory improved the Lady Vols’ record to 20-9 overall and 10-6 in the SEC, earning them a four-way tie for third place in the SEC regular season with Texas A&M, Kentucky and Arkansas.

Based on the tie-breaking format, UT earns the No. 6 seed for next week’s SEC Tournament and will play at 7:30pm CT on Thursday at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, SC.

Tennessee Women's Basketball junior #00 Rennia Davis connects for 22 points and pulled down 10 rebounds in win over Auburn, Sunday. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball junior #00 Rennia Davis connects for 22 points and pulled down 10 rebounds in win over Auburn, Sunday. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball falls at LSU, 75-65

 

UT Lady VolsBaton Rouge, LA – The #25 Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team pulled within one but couldn’t overcome a 26-point fourth-quarter surge by LSU, falling 75-65 Thursday night at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.
 
Junior forward Rennia Davis led Tennessee (17-7, 7-4 SEC) with 19 points and six rebounds. Redshirt senior Lou Brown and freshman Tamari Key were nearly in double digits, finishing with nine points each.
 
Khayla Pointer and Awa Trasi were the top scorers for the Tigers (18-5, 8-3 SEC) with 24 and 22, respectively.

Tennessee Women's Basketball forward #21 Lou Brown had 9 points in loss to LSU, Thursday night. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball forward #21 Lou Brown had 9 points in loss to LSU, Thursday night. (UT Athletics)

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