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Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball hosts UConn, Wednesday

 

#25 Tennessee (9-2 | 3-1 SEC) vs. #3/#5 UConn (8-0 | 7-0 BIG EAST)

Thursday, January 21st, 2021 | 6:04pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena | TV: ESPN2

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – The second installment of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Revival Series will take place on Thursday night, with #25/RV Tennessee women’s basketball (9-2, 3-1 SEC) playing host to No. 3/5 UConn (8-0/7-0 BIG EAST) at Thompson-Boling Arena.

The Lady Vols and Huskies will meet for the 24th time in the all-time series and for the second straight season in a contest that tips at 6:04pm CT.

The Lady Vols come into the match-up having won seven of their last eight games after impressively handling RV/NR Alabama (11-2/4-2 SEC), 82-56, on Sunday.

Tennessee Women's Basketball takes on UConn at Thompson-Boling Arena, Wednesday. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball takes on UConn at Thompson-Boling Arena, Wednesday. (UT Athletics)

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23/24 Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball takes on Georgia Lady Bulldogs at Thompson-Boling Arena, Thursday

 

#23/#24 Tennessee (8-1 | 2-0 SEC) vs. Georgia (10-1 | 2-1 SEC)

Thursday, January 14th, 2021 | 5:32pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Bowling Arena | TV: SEC Network

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – On Thursday evening, January 14th, 2021, the #23/24 Tennessee women’s basketball team (8-1, 2-0 SEC) opens a three-game stretch vs. a trio of teams that stand a combined 27-2 overall and 11-2 in their respective conferences. Two of those teams are receiving votes and the third is ranked No. 4 in the nation.

First on the docket is Georgia (10-1, 2-1 SEC), which is receiving votes in both polls and comes to Knoxville for a 5:32pm showdown on Thursday at Thompson-Boling Arena.

The Tennessee Lady Vols currently stands all alone in third place in the SEC standings as one of only three teams with unblemished league records. The other two are #5/4 South Carolina (3-0) and #7/7 Texas A&M (3-0). The Lady Bulldogs, meanwhile, come to Knoxville holding down sixth place in SEC play.

Tennessee Women's Basketball plays Georgia this Thursday at Thompson-Boling Arena. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball plays Georgia this Thursday at Thompson-Boling Arena. (UT Athletics)

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#23/23 Tennessee Lady Vols basketball plays LSU at Thompson-Boling Arena, Sunday

 

#23/23 Tennessee (15-4 | 5-1 SEC) vs. LSU (14-4 | 4-2 SEC)

Sunday, January 26th, 2020 | 12:02pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena | SEC Network

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – No. 23/23 Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team (15-4, 5-1 SEC) is back at Thompson-Boling Arena on Sunday for the annual “We Back Pat” game. The Lady Vols welcome #RV/RV LSU (14-4, 4-2 SEC) to Rocky Top for a 12:02pm CT contest.

The Lady Vols are currently tied for second place in the league standings with Mississippi State at 5-2. South Carolina is in the catbird’s seat with a 6-0 league mark.

LSU, meanwhile, is tied for third along with Kentucky and Texas A&M at 4-2.

Tennessee Women's Basketball faces LSU at Thompson-Boling Area for annual "We Back Pat" game, Sunday. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball faces LSU at Thompson-Boling Area for annual “We Back Pat” game, Sunday. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball second half turnovers costly in 60-45 loss to UConn

 

UT Lady VolsHartford, CT – No. 23/25 Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team took a 31-28 lead into halftime but couldn’t hang on, falling to No. 3/5 UConn in front of a crowd of 13,659 at the XL Center on Thursday night, 60-45.
 
The game was the first time the two teams had met since January 6th, 2007, when Candace Parker led UT to a 70-64 victory in Hartford in a No. 4 vs. No. 5 match-up. The game was the first of a two-year Basketball Hall of Fame Revival Series, from which a portion of the proceeds benefit the Pat Summitt Foundation, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame.

Tennessee Women's Basketball junior Rennia Davis had 16 points and 8 rebounds against UConn Thursday night. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball junior Rennia Davis had 16 points and 8 rebounds against UConn Thursday night. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Lady Vols hosts #1/1 Notre Dame, Thursday

 

Tennessee Lady Vols (12-6 | 1-5 SEC) vs. #1/1 Notre Dame (18-1 | 6-0 ACC) 

Thursday, January 24th, 2019 | 6:02pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena | TV: ESPN

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – UT’s second “We Back Pat” branded game of the week occurs on Thursday night, January 24th as the Tennessee Lady Vols (12-6, 1-5 SEC) steps outside of SEC play to welcome No. 1/1 Notre Dame (18-1, 6-0 ACC) to Thompson-Boling Arena for a nationally-televised contest. Tip-off is slated for 6:02pm CT, with the game being carried by ESPN, the Lady Vol Radio Network and SiriusXM Satellite Radio.

Thursday’s match-up represents the second contest in a grueling three-game week for the Lady Vols.  LSU, which is idle Thursday night, comes to Knoxville on Sunday for the annual “Live Pink, Bleed Orange” breast cancer awareness game at 1:00pm. Interestingly enough, Arkansas also had seven days to prepare for the Lady Vols, meaning both SEC foes this week had extra prep days prior to playing UT.

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Tennessee Lady Vols lose close one to Arkansas, 80-79

 

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UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – Despite an 18-point second-half performance from sophomore point guard Evina Westbrook, the No. RV/17 Tennessee Lady Vols fell to Arkansas, 80-79, at Thompson-Boling Arena on Monday night. Westbrook’s game-winning 3-point attempt came up short, as the Lady Vols fell in their first of two home “We Back Pat” games this week.
 
Westbrook led Tennessee with 24 points and five assists, while freshman guard Zaay Green (17 points and six rebounds) and senior forward Cheridene Green (15 points and 12 rebounds) had productive nights. Cheridene Green dominated the glass and recorded her third double-double of the year on 5-of-9 shooting. Nine Lady Vols scored on the night, with six Tennessee players notching four or more rebounds.

Tennessee Women's Basketball has last second shot come up short in 80-79 loss to Arkansas Monday night. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball has last second shot come up short in 80-79 loss to Arkansas Monday night. (UT Athletics)

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#20/17 Tennessee Lady Vols host Arkansas

 

#20/17 Tennessee Lady Vols (12-5 | 1-4 SEC) vs. Arkansas (13-5 | 2-2 SEC)

Monday, January 21st, 2019 | 6:02pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena | TV: SEC Network

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – No. 20/17 Tennessee (12-5, 1-4 SEC) plays the first of two home “We Back Pat” games, as Arkansas (13-5, 2-2 SEC) comes to Knoxville for a Monday night contest at Thompson-Boling Arena. Tip-off is slated for 6:02pm CT, with the game being carried by the SEC Network and the Lady Vol Radio Network.

The match-up with the Razorbacks on Monday will be the first of four straight contests on The Summitt for the Big Orange. No. 1/1 Notre Dame visits on Thursday at 7:00pm. for the second “We Back Pat” game, followed by LSU on Sunday at 1:00pm for the “Live Pink, Bleed Orange” contest and Florida next Thursday at 7:00pm.

Tennessee Women's Basketball plays the Arkansas Razorbacks Sunday night at Thompson Boling-Area. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball plays the Arkansas Razorbacks Sunday night at Thompson Boling-Area. (UT Athletics)

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UT Women’s Basketball releases 2019 SEC schedule

 

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UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – The 2019 women’s basketball schedule was announced by the Southeastern Conference office in Birmingham, AL, providing dates for Tennessee’s league games this season.
 
SEC play will begin on Thursday, January 3rd, and run through Sunday, March 3rd. The schedule consists of a single round robin (10 games) and home and away with one permanent opponent (2 games) and two rotating opponents (4 games).
 
The conference’s permanent opponents for women’s basketball are Alabama-Auburn, Arkansas-Missouri, Florida-Georgia, Kentucky-South Carolina, LSU-Texas A&M, Ole Miss-Mississippi State, and Tennessee-Vanderbilt. UT’s two rotating foes this season are Auburn and Missouri.

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#10 Tennessee Lady Vols take on Ole Miss Rebels Thursday at Thompson-Boling Arena

 

#10 Tennessee Lady Vols vs. Ole Miss

Thursday, January 25th, 2018 | 6:02pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – No. 10/10 Tennessee (16-3, 4-2 SEC) returns to Thompson-Boling Arena on Thursday night, January 25th, 2018 for its second straight home contest, playing host to Ole Miss (11-8, 1-5 SEC) at 6:02pm CT.

The match-up will be the Lady Vols’ first against an unranked foe since Vanderbilt played on The Summitt on January 7th.

Facing a gauntlet of four ranked teams in 11 days, including three top-10 squads and two in the top five, UT has dropped two in a row and three of its last four games.

Tennessee Women's Basketball to play Ole Miss at Thompson-Boling Arena Thursday night. Tip off is at 6:02pm CT. (Tennessee Athletics) «Read the rest of this article»

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#6 Tennessee Lady Vols fall at home to #3 Mississippi State Bulldogs, 71-52

 

Tennessee Athletics

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN Mercedes Russell recorded 16 points on 7-for-9 shooting, but No. 6/7 Tennessee was unable to overcome a 13-point halftime deficit in a 71-52 loss to No. 3/3 Mississippi State on Sunday at Thompson-Boling Arena.
 
Jaime Nared added 12 points for the Lady Vols (16-3, 4-2 SEC), who now have dropped three of their last four. Victoria Vivians led the Bulldogs (20-0, 6-0 SEC) with 24 points and nine rebounds, while Teaira McCowan recorded 12 points and 18 boards.
 
After Anastasia Hayes made it a seven-point game with a free throw early in the fourth quarter, MSU was able to shut down UT offensively, allowing no field goals over the final eight minutes while closing the game on a 14-2 run.

Tennessee Women's Basketball senior Mercedes Russell scores 16 points and 4 rebounds in loss to #3 Mississippi State Sunday afternoon. (Tennessee Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball senior Mercedes Russell scores 16 points and 4 rebounds in loss to #3 Mississippi State Sunday afternoon. (Tennessee Athletics)

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