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#13 Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball plays Middle Tennessee in First Round of NCAA Tournament

 

#3 Tennessee (16-6 | 9-4 SEC) vs. #14 Middle Tennessee (17-7 | 12-4 C-USA)

Sunday, March 21st, 2021 | 1:00pm CT (2:00pm ET)
Austin, TX | Frank Erwin Center | TV: ABC

UT Lady VolsAustin, TX – The No. 13/15 Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team (16-7, 9-4 SEC) remains perfect in NCAA Tournament participation, earning the program’s 39th-straight invitation to the “Big Dance.” UT is the only school to appear in every women’s tourney.

The UT Lady Vols were selected as a No. 3 seed in the River Walk Region and will meet No. 14 seed Middle Tennessee (17-7) in the NCAA First Round on Sunday. Tip-off is slated for 2:00pm ET (1:00pm CT) at the Frank Erwin Center on the University of Texas campus. The game will be televised by ABC and carried by the Lady Vol Radio Network.

Tennessee Women's Basketball takes on Middle Tennessee in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament, Sunday. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball takes on Middle Tennessee in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament, Sunday. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball heads to LSU, Sunday

 

Tennessee (7-1 | 1-0 SEC) at LSU (4-5 | 2-1 SEC)

Sunday, January 10th, 2021 | 1:02pm CT (2:02pm ET)
Baton Rouge, LA | Pete Maravich Assembly Center

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – The Tennessee women’s basketball team (7-1, 1-0 SEC) heads to Baton Rouge, LA., where it will meet LSU (4-5, 2-1 SEC) in the Lady Vols’ first road test of the conference season.

UT, which is receiving votes in the AP and USA TODAY Coaches Polls, will face off vs. the Tigers in a contest slated for a 1:02pm CT (2:02pm ET) tip at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

The contest will feature a meeting of former Lady Vols and native Tennesseans in Kellie (Jolly) Harper and Nikki (Caldwell) Fargas. Harper, who hails from Sparta (White County H.S.), played for Pat Summitt from 1995-99, while the Oak Ridge (Oak Ridge H.S.) product Fargas was a player for Summitt (1990-94) and later served on Summitt’s staff as a graduate assistant (1998-99/Harper’s senior year) and then assistant coach (2002-08).

Tennessee Women's Basketball will be on the road Sunday to take on LSU. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball will be on the road Sunday to take on LSU. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball hosts Arkansas, Thursday

 

Tennessee (6-1 | 0-0 SEC) vs. Arkansas (10-2 | 1-1 SEC)

Thursday, January 7th, 2021 | 5:32pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena | TV: SEC Network

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team (6-1, 0-0 SEC) finally opens Southeastern Conference play on Thursday, as No. 13/13 Arkansas (10-2, 1-1 SEC) comes to Thompson-Boling Arena.
 
The Lady Vols, who are receiving votes in the AP and USA TODAY Coaches Polls, and the Razorbacks will tip at 5:32pm CT in UT’s first game since it defeated Lipscomb, 77-52, in Knoxville on December 28th.
 
Kellie Harper‘s squad paused team activities on December 29th and had contests vs. Texas A&M and Kentucky postponed last week due to COVID-19 Coronavirus contact tracing within the program.

Tennessee Women's Basketball starts SEC play this Thursday against Arkansas at Thompson-Boling Arean. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball starts SEC play this Thursday against Arkansas at Thompson-Boling Arean. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Lady Vols takes on Mississippi State in next round of SEC Tournament action

 

Tennessee Lady Vols (19-11 | 7-9) vs. Mississippi State (27-2 | 15-2 SEC)

Friday, March 8th, 2019 | 11:02am CT
Greenville, SC | bon Secours Wellness Arena | SEC Network

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – No. 8 seed Tennessee Lady Vols (19-11, 7-9 SEC) will meet No. 1 seed Mississippi State (27-2, 15-1 SEC) at noon on Friday in the quarterfinal round of the SEC Tournament.

Tip-off is slated for 11:02am CT at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, SC, for a contest that is being televised by the SEC Network and carried by the Lady Vol Radio Network and SiriusXM Radio. The winner of the UT-MSU game will advance to face the victor of Friday’s contest between No. 4 Kentucky and No. 5 Missouri at 4:00pm CT (ESPNU).

The Lady Vols survived and advanced by coming from seven down in the third quarter to defeat LSU, 69-66.

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Tennessee Lady Vols take on LSU at SEC Tournament, Thursday

 

Tennessee (18-11 | 7-9 SEC) vs. LSU (16-12 | 7-9 SEC) 

Thursday, March 7th, 2019 | 11:02am CT
Greenville, SC | Bon Secours Wellness Arena | TV: SEC Network

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN –  No. 8 seed Tennessee Lady Vols (18-11, 7-9 SEC) will meet No. 9 seed LSU (16-12, 7-9 SEC) at noon on Thursday in the second round of the SEC Tournament.
 
Tip-off is slated for 1:02pm CT at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, SC, for a contest that is being televised by the SEC Network and carried by the Lady Vol Radio Network and SiriusXM Radio. The winner of Thursday’s game will advance to face No. 1 seed Mississippi State (27-2, 15-1 SEC) at noon on Friday.
 
The Lady Vols closed out the regular season on Sunday with a dominant 81-56 victory at Ole Miss, moving from 10th to 8th in the SEC standings.

Tennessee Women's Basketball begins SEC Tournament facing LSU, Thursday. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball begins SEC Tournament facing LSU, Thursday. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball hosts Vanderbilt, Thursday

 

Tennessee (17-10 | 6-8 SEC) vs. Vanderbilt (6-21 | 1-13 SEC)

Thursday, February 28th, 2019 | 6:02pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena | TV: SEC Network

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – Tennessee (17-10, 6-8 SEC) closes out the home portion of its regular season schedule on Thursday by welcoming Vanderbilt (6-21, 1-13 SEC) to Thompson-Boling Arena.

It’s Senior Night for two Lady Vols, as Cheridene Green and Meme Jackson will be recognized on-court prior to the game. Fans should plan to be in their seats by 5:40pm to catch the festivities. Tip-off is slated for 6:02pm CT on The Summitt in a contest that is being televised by the SEC Network.

After winning five of six, Tennessee has dropped back-to-back games vs. ranked foes No. 21/22 Texas A&M (79-62) and No. 13/13 South Carolina (82-67).

Tennessee Women's Basketball takes on Vanderbilt Thursday at Thompson-Boling Arena. (UT Athletics) «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee Lady Vols hit the road to take on #21/22 Texas A&M, Wednesday

 

Tennessee Lady Vols (17-8 | 6-6 SEC) at #21/22 Texas A&M (19-6 | 8-4 SEC)

Thursday, February 21st, 2019 | 8:02pm CT (9:02pm ET)
College Station, TX | Reed Arena | TV: SEC Network

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – The Tennessee Lady Vols (17-8, 6-6 SEC) is back on the road to take on No. 21/22 Texas A&M (19-6, 8-4 SEC) on Thursday night in College Station, Texas. Tip-off is slated for 8:02pm CT (9:02pm ET) at Reed Arena in a contest that is being carried by the SEC Network.

Including this match-up, the Tennessee Lady Vols have four contests remaining during the regular season. Two are at home (No. 13/13 South Carolina, Vanderbilt) and two are away (No. 21/22 Texas A&M, Ole Miss). UT is closing out a five-game stint where it has played four of those five contests on the road. UT is 2-1 on the road and 1-0 at home during that stretch.

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#3 Tennessee Lady Vols host #14 Liberty in first round of NCAA Tournament

 

#3 Tennessee Lady Vols vs. #14 Liberty Lady Flames

Friday, March 16th, 2018 | 1:30pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena | TV: ESPN2

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – As one of the top 16 overall seeds in the NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Championship field, the University of Tennessee Lady Vols earned the right to host first and second round games. This marks UT’s initial time hosting women’s tourney games since 2015.

No. 12/13 Tennessee (24-7), which earned the No. 3 seed in the Lexington Regional, will play host to No. 14 seed Liberty (24-9) on Friday, March 16th, at 1:30pm CT in Thompson-Boling Arena.

In Friday’s opening game in Knoxville, No. 13/12 Oregon State (23-7), seeded sixth, will meet No. 11 seed Western Kentucky (24-8) in the other first round contest at noon. 

Tennessee Women's Basketball faces Liberty in first round of the NCAA Basketball Tournament at Thompson-Boling Area Friday. Tip off is at 1:30pm CT. (Tennessee Athletics) «Read the rest of this article»

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#12/12 Tennessee Lady Vols plays #8/8 South Carolina in quarterfinals of SEC Tournament, Friday

 

#12 Tennessee Lady Vols vs. #8 South Carolina

Friday, March 2nd, 2018 | 6:00pm CT
Nashville, TN | Bridgestone Arena | TV: SEC Network

UT Lady VolsNashville, TN – No. 12/12-ranked Tennessee (24-6, 11-5 SEC) faces No. 8/8 South Carolina (23-6, 12-4 SEC) in the quarterfinals of the SEC Tournament at 6:00pm CT (7:00pm ET) Friday at Bridgestone Arena.

This will mark UT’s 100th SEC Tournament game, standing at 78-21 entering the contest. Tennessee also will be seeking its 25th win of the campaign, which would mark the 35th such season victory total all-time and the fourth occasion under Holly Warlick.

The Lady Vols, who tied for fourth in the SEC regular-season standings (one game out of second place), slid to a No. 7 seed by virtue of a tiebreaker with No. 4 LSU, No. 5 A&M and No. 6 Missouri. South Carolina tied for second in the standings and earned the No. 2 seed by tiebreaker over UGA.

Tennessee Women's Basketball takes on South Carolina in the OVC Tournament Friday at Bridgestone Arena. (Tennessee Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball takes on South Carolina in the OVC Tournament Friday at Bridgestone Arena. (Tennessee Athletics)

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#12 Tennessee Lady Vols take on Auburn Tigers in SEC Tournament

 

#12 Tennessee Lady Vols vs. Auburn Tigers

Thursday, March 1st, 2018 | 6:00pm CT
Nashville, TN | Bridgestone Arena | TV: SEC Network

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – No. 12/12-ranked Tennessee (23-6, 11-5 SEC) opens play in the 2018 SEC Tournament at 6:00pm Central time (7:00pm ET) Thursday, facing off against Auburn (14-14, 5-11 SEC) at Bridgestone Arena in downtown Nashville.
 
The Lady Vols, who tied for fourth in the SEC regular-season standings, fell to a No. 7 seed by virtue of a tiebreaker with No. 4 LSU, No. 5 A&M and No. 6 Missouri. Auburn finished 10th in the standings and earned the No. 10 seed.
 
UT and AU are meeting for the second time this season. Tennessee defeated the Tigers, 70-59, in Knoxville on January 4th in the teams’ second league contest.

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