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TENNESSEE 2011-12 LADYVOL BASKETBALL

Eight-Time National Champions

1987  1989  1991  1996  1997  1998  2007 2008

8 NCAA Championships | 16 SEC Championships | 15 SEC Tournament Championships #6/7 TENNESSEE (11-3) vs. ARKANSAS (11-3) Jan. 8| Bud Walton Arena (21,406) | Fayetteville, Arkansas| 2:30 p.m. CT

#6/7 Tennessee

LADY VOL LEADERS

Arkansas

RAZORBACK LEADERS

Points Record: 11-3 (2-0 SEC) Rebounds Head Coach: Pat Summitt Overall record: (1,082-202/38 yrs) Assists

Record: 11-3 (0-2 SEC) Head Coach: Tom Collen Overall record: (297-130/14 yrs)

Points Rebounds Assists

Shekinna Stricklen - 15.3 ppg Glory Johnson - 9.5 rpg Ariel Massengale - 4.9 apg

C’eira Ricketts- 11.4 ppg Ashley Daniels- 5.9 rpg C’eira Ricketts- 4.2 apg

THE ARKANSAS GAME All-Time: Tennessee is 22-1 In Knoxville: Tennessee is 11-0 Away: Tennessee is 10-1 At Neutral Sites: Tennessee is 1-0 Post Season: Tennessee is 1-0 Overtime: Tennessee is 1-0 Last Meeting: #5/6 Tennessee 72, Arkansas, 53, 2011 in Fayetteville, Ark.

 This marks the 24th meeting between the two schools dating back to the 1991-92 season.  Tennessee has won the last 17 consecutive over Arkansas dating back to 1996.  The only Arkansas victory (77-75) over Tennessee came against the Chamique Holdsclaw-led Lady Vols on Dec. 29, 1996, in Fayetteville.  Entering the game against the Razorbacks, UT has won 35 consecutive SEC contests. Included in the total are 29 regular season wins plus a 6-0 record in the SEC Tournament.  UT’s last SEC loss was at Georgia, Jan. 21, 2010.

UT’s Last Win Over a Ranked Team: 67-61 over #11/11 Rutgers (Dec. 13, 2011) in Piscataway, N. J. UT’s Last Win Over a Top 10 Team: 92-76 over #7/7 Miami (Nov. 15, 2011) in Knoxville UT’s Last Meeting with a Ranked Arkansas Team: UT won 92-79 at #12/11 Arkansas (Jan. 30, 2003)

2011-12 TENNESSEE LADY VOLUNTEERS No. 1 4 5 10 11 13 15 20 21 25 40

Name Briana Bass Kamiko Williams Ariel Massengale Meighan Simmons Cierra Burdick Taber Spani Alicia Manning Isabelle Harrison Vicki Baugh Glory Johnson Shekinna Stricklen

Yr. Sr. Jr. Fr. So. Fr. Jr. *Gr. Fr. *Gr. *Gr. Sr.

Ht. 5-2 5-11 5-6 5-9 6-2 6-1 6-1 6-3 6-4 6-3 6-2

Pos. PG G PG G F F/G F F/C F/C F G/F

Ppg 3.7 2.0 8.7 11.1 4.2 11.9 4.9 4.1 8.5 14.2 15.3

Rpg 0.7 2.5 2.6 2.6 2.1 3.7 5.0 3.9 7.5 9.5 6.6

Notes Experienced floor leader UTC first game back from ACL surgery Career high 19 pts vs. UGA & UTC SEC career high 20 pts vs Auburn Excellent passer; working on “D” Day-to-day; Bone bruise; 48% on 3’s Started last 4 games; gritty on D Career high 13 pts vs. UTC; Mobile post Lone holdover from 2008 NCAA Champs 4 consec. dbl-dbl; 29th career d-d Named 2011-12 SEC Preseason POY

Head Coach Associate Head Coach Assistant Coach Assistant Coach Dir. of Character Development Dir. of BB Operations Video Coordinator Graduate Assistant

Pat Summitt (Tennessee-Martin ‘74) 38th season at UT Holly Warlick (Tennessee ‘81) 27th season at UT Dean Lockwood (Spring Arbor College ‘82) 8th season at UT Mickie DeMoss (Louisiana Tech ‘77) 20th season at UT Daedra Charles-Furlow (Tennessee ‘91) 4th season at UT Kathy Harston (Wayland Baptist ‘80) 4th season at UT Michael Fahey (Benedictine ‘10) 1st season at UT Corinne Milien (Bemidji State ‘10) 2nd season at UT

How To Say It

Briana/Bree-ah-na; Kamiko/Ka-MEE-ko; Taber Spani/Tay-bur Spain-ee; Baugh/BAW; Shekinna/Shuh-KEE-na

CONTACTS

*GR=Graduate Student

 2011-12 LADY VOL BASKETBALL MEDIA RELATIONS CONTACTS Debby Jennings | Associate AD - Media Relations | Cell 865.806.5671 | Email djennings@utk.edu Megan Spedden | Media Relations Graduate Assistant | Cell 757.335.1951 | Email mspedden@utk.edu Eric Trainer | Assoc. Media Relations Director - Home Credentials | Email etrainer@utk.edu

2011-12 LADY VOL BASKETBALL SCHEDULE Date Nov. 1 Nov. 8 Nov. 13 Nov. 15 Nov. 20 Nov. 27 Nov. 29 Dec. 4 Dec. 11 Dec. 13 Dec. 17 Dec. 20 Dec. 28 Jan. 1 Jan. 3 Jan. 5 Jan. 8 Jan. 12 Jan. 15 Jan. 19 Jan. 23 Jan. 26 Jan. 29 Feb. 2 Feb. 5 Feb. 9 Feb. 13 Feb. 16 Feb. 19 Feb. 23 Feb. 26 Mar. 1-4 Mar. 17-20 Mar. 24-27 Apr. 1 & 3

Opponent (TV) Time/Result Carson-Newman (Exh.) W, 105-40 Union University (Exh.) W, 93-45 Pepperdine (SS) W, 89-57 #7/7 Miami (Fla.) (ESPN2) W, 92-76 at Virginia (ESPN3) L, 64-69 OT #1/1 Baylor (ESPN) L, 67-76 MTSU (SS) W, 82-43. #21/22 Texas (SS) W, 73-57 vs. #20/21 DePaul (ESPNU) W, 84-61 at #11/11 Rutgers (ESPN) W, 67-61 at UCLA W, 85-64 at #4/4 Stanford (CSN/FSS) L, 80-97 Old Dominion (SS) W, 90-37 at Auburn (CSS) W, 73-52 UT-Chattanooga W, 90-47 #16/15 Georgia (CSS) W, 80-51 at Arkansas (ESPNU) 2:30 p.m. CT at #11/9 Kentucky (FSN) 7:00 p.m. #24/21 Vanderbilt (SECN) 2:00 p.m. LSU (CSS) 7:00 p.m. at #3/3 Notre Dame (ESPN2)7:00 p.m. at Alabama (FSN) 8:00 p.m. CT at #16/15 Georgia (ESPN2) 5:00 pm South Carolina (CSS) 7:00 p.m. Auburn (SECN) 2:00 p.m. at Vanderbilt (CSS) 8:00 p.m. CT Kentucky (ESPN2 in 3D) 7:00 p.m. at Mississippi St. (CSS) 8:00 p.m. CT at Ole Miss (SECN) 1:00 p.m. CT Arkansas (FSN) 7:00 p.m. Florida (ESPNU) 3:30 p.m. SEC Tournament Nashville, Tenn. NCAA Tournament (1st & 2nd Rds.) NCAA Tournament (Regionals) NCAA Final Four Denver, Colo.

On the Air TELEVISION  ESPNU  Sam Gore (play-by-play)  Carolyn Peck (color analyst)

ONLINE   www.ESPN3.com

RADIO  Lady Vol Network  Mickey Dearstone (play-by-play)


TENNESSEE VS. ARKANSAS  JAN. 8, 2012

TENNESSEE PROBABLE STARTERS...

5 10 15 25 40

 ARIEL MASSENGALE Starts at point guard ... Scored a career high 19 pts against Georgia & UTC back-to-back... Missed DePaul, at Rutgers, at UCLA w/dislocated middle finger on left hand on Dec. 8...Returned to action for 11 minutes at Stanford... Back in starting line-up vs. ODU...Tied for high scoring honors vs. MTSU with 14 pts...Dished 8 asts first half of the Miami game...Named as a starter in March 2011 while still a senior in high school... Limited in the preseason--concussion (Oct. 10)...14th Lady Vol rookie to start on opening day....  MEIGHAN SIMMONS Starts at guard ... Tossed in 20 pts at Auburn for SEC career high...Filled in at PG vs. DePaul, at Rutgers, at UCLA for the injured Ariel Massengale...Started at Virginia as two guard... Struggled with shot but has improved from 26 percent to 34.2 percent... Averaging 11.1 ppg and 2.6 rpg... Break out games at Rutgers 13 pts/6 rbs & 2 clutch treys & UCLA 18 pts on 8-14 FG...12 vs. ODU...2011 SEC Rookie of the Year/started 36 of 37 games...Led UT with 13.5 ppg and 104 assists...

 GLORY JOHNSON Starts in the post...Closing in on 1,000 career rebounds--needs just four more...4 consecutive dbl-dbls... 16 pts & 11 rbs vs. ODU & 14 pts/13 rbs vs. Auburn earned SEC Player of the Week (Dec. 26-Jan. 1)...10/13 vs. UTC and 22 pts/13 rbs vs. Georgia....18 pts at Stanford....17 pts at UCLA... Led UT vs. DePaul w/16 pts....vs. Texas 11 pts/10 rbs....29 career dbl-dbls...Preseason All-SEC....Candidate for Lowe’s Senior Class Award....Graduated in 3 years, she is currently working on her Master’s degree...  SHEKINNA STRICKLEN Starts at G-F-C... 2011 State Farm All-American...2011-12 AP Preseason All-America...2012 Preseason SEC Player of the Year...Leads the nation for consecutive starting assignments with 118... Solid against Miami with 15 pts and 7 boards...Dbl-dbl of 16 pts and 14 rbs in loss at UVa...Monster game of 25 pts/12 rbs vs. #1 Baylor... 20 pts and 8 rbs vs. Texas...Helped at PG vs. DePaul...22 pts/9 rbs at Rutgers...Ill at UCLA just 11 pts... Career high 27 pts at Stanford...17 pts. at Auburn...

Kentucky South Carolina TENNESSEE LSU Auburn Florida Georgia Alabama Arkansas Ole Miss Mississippi State Vanderbilt

BY THE NUMBERS

1 4 11 13 20 21

Briana Bass Kamiko Williams Cierra Burdick Taber Spani Isabelle Harrison Vicki Baugh

5-2 Sr. PG 5-11 Jr. G 6-2 Fr. F 6-1 Jr. F/G 6-3 Fr. F/C 6-3 Gr.C

 ALICIA MANNING Starts at forward or in the post...Earned her first starting assignment of 2011-12 vs. ODU...Responded with career highs in rebounds (15) and steals (6)...10 pts/5 rbs vs. Auburn...Coach Summitt inserted her in the first five “Because she earned it in practice”...Contributed 12 pts. and 12 rbs. vs. DePaul off the bench... 25 career starts in 114 games...Gritty on “D”...Blue collar all the way... Graduated in December 2011...Will start her Master’s degree in Kinesiology in January 2012....

SEC STANDINGS /// THE CONFERENCE RACE

2

OFF THE BENCH FOR TENNESSEE

SEC 2-0 2-0 2-0 2-0 1-1 1-1 1-1 0-2 0-2 0-2 0-1 0-1

2

Pct. 1.000 1.000 1.000 1.000 .500 .500 .500 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000

 Number of National Assistant Coaches of the Year: Holly Warlick (2007) and Mickie DeMoss (1998, 2000)

Home 1-0 2-0 1-0 0-0 0-1 0-1 1-0 0-1 0-0 0-2 0-1 0-0

Away 1-0 0-0 1-0 2-0 1-0 1-0 0-1 0-1 0-2 0-0 0-0 0-1

Neutral 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0

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 Glory Johnson needs four rebounds to reach the 1,000 career boards plateau, making her the fourth in school history to tally 1,000 pts. and 1,000 reb.

LADY VOL BASKETBALL /// 2011-12 GAME NOTES

ALL 13-2 13-2 11-3 11-3 9-6 11-4 12-3 10-6 11-3 10-5 10-4 12-2

Pct. .867 .867 .786 .786 .600 .733 .800 .625 .786 .667 .714 .857

Home 11-0 8-1 7-1 6-1 5-2 8-2 8-0 7-1 8-0 7-3 8-1 10-0

18

Away 2-2 4-1 3-2 5-2 2-3 1-1 2-1 1-4 1-2 3-2 2-2 2-2

 Eighteen more wins will put Pat Summitt at her next victory milestone: 1,100 Ws.

Neut. Streak 0-0 W2 1-0 W7 1-0 W4 0-0 W8 2-1 W1 2-1 W1 2-2 L1 2-1 L2 2-1 L2 0-0 L2 0-1 L1 0-0 L1

20

 Lady Vol studentathletes have earned WBCA State Farm/ Kodak All-America Honors

3.7 ppg // 0.7 rpg 2.0 ppg// 2.5 rpg 4.2 ppg // 2.1 rpg 11.9 ppg // 3.7 rpg 4.1 ppg //3.9 rpg 8.5 ppg // 7.5 rpg

THIS WEEK ACROSS THE SOUTHEASTERN CONFERENCE  SUNDAY (1/8) Alabama at LSU (SECN), 1 p.m. CT Georgia at Auburn (CSS), 1 p.m. CT Ole Miss at Vanderbilt, 2 p.m. CT South Carolina at Florida, 2 p.m. ET Tennessee at Arkansas (ESPNU) 2:30 p.m. CT Mississippi St. at Kentucky (FSN) 3:30 p.m. ET  THURSDAY (1/12) Arkansas at Ole Miss, 7 p.m. CT South Carolina at LSU, 7 p.m. CT Florida at Georgia, 7 p.m. ET Tennessee at Kentucky (FSN), 7 p.m. ET Mississippi St. at Alabama (FSN) 8 p.m. CT Auburn at Vanderbilt (CSS) 8 p.m. CT  SUNDAY (1/15) Ole Miss at Alabama, 2 p.m. CT Auburn at Arkansas (FSN) , 1:30 p.m. CT LSU at Florida (CSS), 1 p.m. ET Georgia at Mississippi St., 2 p.m. CT Kentucky at South Carolina, 3 p.m. ET Vanderbilt at Tennessee (SECN), 2 p.m. ET  THURSDAY (1/19) Alabama at Florida, 7 p.m. ET Vanderbilt at Arkansas, 7 p.m. CT South Carolina at Auburn, 6 p.m. CT Kentucky at Georgia, 7 p.m. ET LSU at Tennessee (CSS), 7 p.m. ET Mississippi St. at Ole Miss, 7 p.m. CT

112

The number of weeks Tennessee has been ranked No. 1 in the AP poll

663

 Number of wins all-time Lady Vol basketball has over teams on this year’s schedule


TENNESSEE VS. ARKANSAS  JAN. 8, 2012

2011-12 ARKANSAS ROSTER No. 1 2 3 4 11 12 13 14 21 22 24 25 33 42

Name Keira Peak Kelsey Hatcher Jamesha Townsend Sarah Watkins Calli Berna Ashley Daniels Julie Inman Erin Gatlin Dominique Robinson C’eira Ricketts Quistelle Williams Joey Bailey Lyndsay Harris Jhasmin Bowen

Pos. F G/F F P G F G G F G F F G F

Ht. 5-9 5-10 6-2 6-3 5-10 6-2 5-9 5-4 6-0 5-9 6-0 6-1 5-9 6-1

Yr. So. Jr. Sr. Jr. Fr. Sr. Sr. R-Jr. R-So. Sr. Jr. Fr. Sr. Fr.

Hometown/High School/College Clyattville, Ga./Lowndes Little Rock, Ark./C. Ark. Christian/Oklahoma St. Chula Vista, Calif./Bonita Vista Germantown, Tenn./Houston Fayetteville, Ark./Fayetteville HS Coldwater, Miss./High Carlisle, Ark./High Van Buren, Ark./Van Buren Baton Rouge, La./Capitol Louisville, Ky./Fairdale HS Grand Rapids, Mich./Ottawa Hills Gunter, Texas/Gunter HS Hoover, Ala./High Wichita, Kan./Wichita Heights HS

Head Coach: Tom Collen Assistant Coaches: Greg Collins, Nicki Collen, Tara Cummings

RAZORBACKS PROBABLE STARTERS 4- Sarah Watkins , P, 6-3, Jr. 10.7 ppg, 5.1 rpg 11- Calli Berna, G, 5-10, Fr., 4.4 ppg, 3.6 rpg 12-Ashley Daniels, F, 6-2, Sr., 6.2 ppg, 5.9 rpg 21-Dominique Robinson, F, 6-0, RSo., 9.6 ppg, 5.1 rpg 22-C’eira Ricketts G, 5-9, Sr., 11.4 ppg, 4.1 rpg

Noting Arkansas Tidbits

 Arkansas posted an 11-1 non-conference slate with the lone loss coming to Minnesota, 68-60.  The Razorbacks opened SEC play with a 57-67 loss at Georgia on Jan. 1 and followed that with a 72-84 loss at Kentucky on Jan. 5.  Tennessee will be Arkansas’ fourth ranked opponent on the season.  UA owns a 55-52 win over #13-ranked Florida State on Nov. 13.

The 4-1-1 on Arkansas  Before facing Tennessee,the Arkansas Razorbacks dropped an 84-72 decision at #11/9-ranked Kentucky on Jan. 5.  The ‘Backs were down 15 twice in the game but rallied to lead by four in the second stanza.  A 7-0 run let the Wildcats retake the lead for good.  UA’s Ashley Daniels tied her career-high with 22 points and added eight rebounds.  C’eira Ricketts added 21 points and Dominique Robinson had 16 for Arkansas.  The Razorbacks had 19 turnovers - below the 24+ per game that Kentucky forces.  Arkansas scored 72 points, the third most of the season and the most in an SEC game this year.  Additionally, Arkansas made a season-best 22 free throws, and had a season-best .500 percentage from three point range (4-8).

Our Last Meeting with Arkansas  Lady Vol junior forward Shekinna Stricklen was glad to be home. The Morrilton, Ark., native tied her career-high with 26 points, while leading No. 5/6-ranked Tennessee to a 72-53 victory at Bud Walton Arena on Jan. 30, 2011.  Stricklen finished 10-of-15 from the field and 6-of-9 from three to go along with four boards.  Her 10 field goals tied a career best, while the six three-pointers set a new personal best.  Sophomore wing Taber Spani also put on a show for family and friends who traveled from Lee’s Summitt, Mo., to see her play. She scored 18 points, including three treys.  Sophomore Kamiko Williams added 10 points, while junior Glory Johnson recorded her third con-

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secutive double double with 14 points and 12 rebounds, as well as three steals. With close to 60 family and friends making the short drive to Fayetteville, Stricklen shot out of the start like a cannon, making her first four field goal attempts, including her first three trey tries. Her third trey of the game gave Tennessee a 16-12 lead with 11:21 remaining in the first half. Arkansas kept it close in the opening stanza behind guard C’eira Ricketts (12 points) and center Sarah Watkins (15 points), but UT capped the first half with an impressive run to take a 39-27 lead into the break. Stricklen had 18 points in the first half which tied her previous season best. The Razorback made a brief run early in the second half, closing UT’s advantage to four points with 15:11 left in the game behind big three’s from Watkins and Lyndsay Harris. The Lady Vols answered with an 11-3 run, however, and held UA to just six second half paint points and 33.9 percent shooting for the game.

UT-Arkansas Series Rankings

 Tennessee has been ranked in all 23 meetings with Arkansas while the Razorbacks have been ranked in just five meetings.  The last time the two teams faced each other as ranked squads was in 2003 when #4-ranked Tennessee won 92-79 over #12-ranked Arkansas in Fayetteville.

First Lady Vol from the State of Arkansas  Tennessee senior Shekinna Stricklen is the first Lady Vol to hail from the state of Arkansas.  The Morrilton native had almost 100 followers make the 116 miles (or so) trip to Fayetteville when Tennessee last came to face UA in Bud Walton Arena in 2009.  Last year, the numbers were about the same when she tied a career high in her home state arena.  Over her career, she has started a nation-leading 118 consecutive games.  She is only the second play ever listed to start at G-F-C for the Lady Vols following the talents of Candace Parker as a three position player for UT.  “Strick” has scored 1,557 points (13.2 ppg), grabbed 765 rebounds (6.5 rpg) and dished 330 assists (2.9 apg) during her career.  Stricklen has nailed 132 treys and has one of the best free throw percentages in Lady Vol history with .778 (279-359)

 THE ARKANSAS SERIES

Tennessee vs. Arkansas (UT leads 22-1) DATE

2/29/92 2/27/93 1/2/94 2/7/95 1/17/96 12/29/96 1/1/98 3/27/98 12/17/98 1/10/00 1/7/01 2/7/02 1/30/03 1/8/04 2/26/04 1/13/05 2/20/05 2/5/06 2/22/07 1/24/08 1/22/09 2/4/10 1/30/11

AP RANK ESPN RANK SITE UT/OPP UT/OPP

2/nr 1/nr 1/24 2/20 6/20 6/22 1/25 1/nr 2/nr 2/nr 2/nr 3/nr 4/12 5/nr 2/nr 8/nr 6/nr 5/nr 2/nr 2/nr 10/nr 5/nr 5/nr

2/nr 1/nr 1/nr 2/23 5/20 6/24 1/nr 1/nr 2/nr 2/nr 2/nr 4/nr 4/11 5/nr 2/nr 10/nr 6/nr 5/nr 2/nr 2/nr 12/nr 5/nr 6/nr

W/L

SCORE

H W 105-59 A W 72-55 H W 89-67 A W 87-67 H W 78-66 A L 75-77 H W 88-58 N84 W 86-58 A W 82-62 H W 79-69 A W 76-61 H W 93-65 A W 92-79 H W 83-44 A W 93-71 H W 72-54 A W 84-71 H W 77-37 A W 75-68 OT H W 98-55 A W 76-67 H W 74-57 A W 72-53

UA SERIES TIDBITS Tennessee leads the all-time series with Arkansas 22-1, dating back to the 1991-92 season, the Lady’Backs’ first in the SEC. Arkansas’ lone series win came at home on Dec. 29, 1996, a 77-75 victory over the Chamique Holdsclawled Lady Vols. Since then, UT has won 17 straight over Arkansas. FIRST OT In 2007, Arkansas came close to spoiling Tennessee’s perfect run in the SEC with a near overtime upset in Fayetteville. UT led 62-59 with less than 15 ticks left when an unguarded Dominique Washington put up a trey with nine seconds left and missed. Arkansas teammate Tanisha Smith grabbed the offensive board and fed her again for the game-tying trey with 4 ticks to go. In desperation, Candace Parker’s long attempt at the buzzer rimmed out. In the OT, Tennessee’s only extra time game of the 2007 NCAA Championship season, the Lady Vols took immediate control and outscored UA 13-6 in the extra stanza. AVERAGE SCORE The average score of a Tennessee vs. Arkansas game is UT 82.9 (1,906) and UA 61.7 (1,420). Alltime, the Lady Vols average margin of victory over Arkansas is +21.2 points.

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2011-12 LADY VOL WEEK-BY-WEEK

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WEEK

GAMES PLAYED

Oct. 31 Nov. 7 Nov. 14 Nov. 21 Nov. 28 Dec. 5 Dec. 12 Dec. 19 Dec. 26 Jan. 2 Jan. 9 Jan. 16 Jan. 23 Jan. 30 Feb. 6 Feb. 13 Feb. 20 Feb. 27

CARSON-NEWMAN (EXH), UNION (EXH), PEPPERDINE #7/7 MIAMI, at Virginia #1/1 BAYLOR NR/RV MIDDLE TENNESSEE, #21/22 TEXAS vs. #20/21 DePaul at #11 Rutgers, at UCLA at #4/4 Stanford OLD DOMINION, at Auburn UT-CHATTANOOGA, #16/15 GEORGIA, at Arkansas at #11/9 Kentucky, #24/21 VANDERBILT LSU at Notre Dame, at Alabama, at Georgia SOUTH CAROLINA, AUBURN at Vanderbilt KENTUCKY, at Mississippi State, at Ole Miss ARKANSAS, FLORIDA at SEC Tournament

RECORD

AP/ESPN

1-0 2-1 2-2 4-2 5-2 7-2 7-3 9-3 11-3

3/3 3/3 3/3 6/7 8/8 7/8 6/6 6/6 7/8 6/7

Noting Tennessee

Since the Stanford Butt-kicking

Lady Vols at a Glance  This is the Lady Vols’ 38th season under Head Coach Pat Summitt.  She has compiled a staggering 1,082-202 overall record.  Is closing in on a milestone of 1,100 W’s -needs just 18 more.  Collected her record 1000th coaching win with a 73-43 decision over Georgia on Feb. 5, 2009.  She passed Dean Smith (879 wins) for most NCAA collegiate basketball wins of all-time with a 75-54 victory over Purdue on Mar. 22, 2005.  Her 2006-07 and 2007-08 squads were crowned as the NCAA Champions producing the program’s seventh and eighth titles.  Last season, UT finished with a 34-3 overall record and was crowned both the SEC Champions and the SEC Tournament Champions.  This season, UT returned eight letterwinners and welcomed a talented three player rookie class.  The 2011-12 season marks the Lady Vol debut for #5 Ariel Massengale, a 5-6 guard from Bolingbrook, Ill., #11 Cierra Burdick, a 6-2 forward from Charlotte, N.C., and #20 Isabelle Harrison, a 6-3 post from Nashville, Tenn. Our Schedule This Week  Busy. After defeating Auburn on the road in the SEC opener on Jan. 1, UT has three more games this week.  The Lady Vols defeated Chattanooga on Jan. 3 (90-47) and #16/15-ranked Georgia on Jan. 5 (80-51) and now travels to Arkansas on Jan. 8. On This Day in LV Basketball History  UT is 9-2 in games played on Jan. 8.  The Lady Vols are 6-1 at home, 3-1 on the road and 0-0 on neutral courts.  The last time out on Jan. 8, #7/11-ranked UT defeated Kentucky, 69-64, in Knoxville, in 2009. Looking Back  Last year at this time, the #5/6-ranked Lady Vols (14-2 overall, 2-0 SEC) had just defeated Alabama, 110-45, in Knoxville. Looking Ahead  Tennessee stays on the road and travels north on I-75 for a meeting at #11/9-ranked Kentucky on Jan. 12 in Lexington.  The Lady Vols return home for the only Sunday game in the month of January in ThompsonBoling Arena hosting cross-state rival and #24/21-ranked Vanderbilt on Jan. 15.

In the Last Four Games  Since losing at #4-ranked Stanford four games ago, the Lady Vols have stepped up.  Glory Johnson is the scoring and rebounding leader for the team during this stretch averaging 15.5 ppg and 12.5 rpg.  Rookie Ariel Massengale has connected on 65 percent of her shots from the field and is contributing 13.3 ppg and 4.5 apg. SHe has committed just seven turnovers in the last 115 minutes.  All-America Shekinna Stricklen has struggled a bit since the loss averaging seven fewer points per game (17.5 ppg heading into Stanford) and connecting on just 11.8 percent from three-point land.  UT is outscoring the opposition 83.2 to 46.8 (+36.5 winning margin) and controlling the boards 52.5 to 30.8 rpg...a +21.8 advantage on the boards. Done it without Taber Spani  Sidelined during this four game run has been junior deep threat Taber Spani (11.9 ppg and 48% from trey).  Spani is still dealing with the painful effects of a bone bruise suffered against Virginia on Nov. 20.  She has not played since Dec. 20.

LADY VOL BASKETBALL /// 2011-12 GAME NOTES

Things to Consider

Already Over 100,000  Tennessee has already eclipsed 100,000 fans at home games this season in just eight contests.  The Lady Vols have entertained 107,131 fans (13,391 average) in Thompson-Boling Arena. Grab Four Glo  When Glory Johnson grabs her fourth rebound in the game against Arkansas, it will be the 1,000th of her career.  She will become just the fourth Lady Vol in the history of the program to have 1,000 career points and 1000 career rebounds. No Secrets -- Even if We Tried  The Lady Vols have appeared on television in 12 of the first 14 games.  Every Tennessee game in the SEC package is slated for TV this year.  UT will have 27 of 29 regular season games on television this season. Streaking into SEC Competition  The Lady Vols have won 35 consecutive games against SEC opposition dating back to 2010.

 THE POLLSTERS Associated Press 1/2 1. Baylor 2. UConn 3. Notre Dame 4. Stanford 5. Maryland 6. TENNESSEE 7. Duke 8. Ohio State 9. Texas A&M 10. Rutgers 11. Kentucky 12. Miami (FL) 13. Texas Tech 14. Louisville 15. Georgetown 16. Georgia 17. Green Bay 18. Purdue 19. Nebraska 20. DePaul 21. Delaware 22. Penn State 23. Texas 24. Vanderbilt 25. North Carolina

ESPN/USA Today 1/3 1. Baylor 2. UConn 3. Notre Dame 4. Stanford 5. Maryland 6. Duke 7. TENNESSEE 8. Texas A&M 9. Kentucky 10. Rutgers 11. Ohio State 12. Louisville 13. Miami (FL) 14. Green Bay 15. Georgia 16. Georgetown 17. Texas Tech 18. DePaul 19. Penn State 20. Delaware 21. Vanderbilt 22. Purdue 23. North Carolina 24. Gonzaga 25. Texas

2011-12 Opponents Receiving Votes

2011-12 Opponents Receiving Votes

Virginia LSU South Carolina

South Carolina

Tennessee In The National (AP) Rankings Total weeks ranked in the AP poll Weeks ranked in the AP top 10 Weeks ranked in the AP top 5 Weeks ranked No. 1 in the AP Most consecutive weeks in top 25 Most consecutive weeks in top 10 Most consecutive weeks in top 5 Most consecutive weeks ranked No. 1 *indicates inactive streak

608 551 441 112 472 211* 90* 19*

Tennessee vs. AP Ranked Opponents In 2011-12 5-2 Home 3-1 Away 1-1 Neutral 1-0 All-Time 419-166 Home 176-38 Away 118-77 Neutral 125-51 vs. Top 10 (all-time) 177-121 Home 69-31 Away 42-54 Neutral 65-36 vs. Top 5 (all-time) 83-80 Home 38-23 Away 16-35 Neutral 29-22


TENNESSEE VS. ARKANSAS  JAN. 8, 2012  UT’s streak started after a 53-50 loss at Georgia on Jan. 21, 2010.  Included in the total are 29 consecutive regular season games and six in the SEC Tournament.  In this 35 game streak: UT has won 15 consecutive SEC home games; UT has won 14 consecutive SEC road games and six consecutive neutral site games in the SEC tourney. SEC Streak in TBA  Overall, the Lady Vols have won 25 consecutive SEC games in Thompson-Boling Arena dating back to 2008.  The Lady Vols last SEC home loss was to #7-ranked LSU on Feb. 14, 2008, 78-62. Almost at Full Strength  Lady Vol guard Kamiko Williams was cleared by UT team physicians to play in the Chattanooga game on Jan. 3.  The junior had been rehabbing her left knee since anterior cruciate ligament surgery on July 22.  Williams played 16 minutes against UTC and dished a team high four assists, grabbed three rebounds, and snagged two steals to go along with a bucket.  Fellow junior and southpaw Taber Spani continues to be sidelined with a bone bruise and is listed as day-to-day. Those Ranked Teams  Georgia was the seventh ranked team the Lady Vols faced in 2011-12.  UT is 5-2 versus ranked foes this season having defeated #7/7 Miami (92-76), #21/22 Texas (73-57), #20/21 DePaul (84-61), #11 Rutgers (67-61) and #16/15 Georgia (80-51).  Tennessee’s ranked losses have been to #1 Baylor (76-67) and at #4 Stanford (97-80).  Arkansas has taken on three ranked teams and has a 1-2 record. Arkansas defeated #13 Florida State (55-52) but lost to #17/15 Georgia (67-57) and #11/9 Kentucky (84-72). Versus Arkansas  Tennessee enters the game with Arkansas sporting the nation’s number one strength of schedule and the number two RPI according to realtimerpi.com. Arkansas has an RPI of 53 and a strength of schedule at 116.  Three Lady Vols take career double-figure scoring averages against Arkansas into the game. Junior Taber Spani averages 18.0 ppg while senior Shekinna Stricklen drops in 16.3 ppg and Glory Johnson adds 10.7 ppg. Johnson is best on the boards with 8.7 rpg.

Between the Stat Lines

Glory B  Lady Vol graduate student Glory Johnson leads the SEC in scoring (18.0 ppg) and rebounding (13.0 rpg) thru the first two games of conference play. A-Mass  Rookie point guard Ariel Massengale shares the conference lead in dishes with 5.5 apg in league games. Team Game  As a team, the Lady Vols have set the early SEC pace averaging 76.5 ppg while giving up a third best 51.5 ppg.  UT’s scoring margin in SEC games also tops the charts at plus 25.0 ppg.  Tennessee is pulling down 50.5 rpg while giving upp 31.5 for a +19.0 differential.

SEC Notebook

SEC Player of the Week (Dec. 26-Jan. 1)  Coming back after the winter holiday, Lady Vol senior forward Glory Johnson returned with strong performances against Old Dominion and

Auburn. For her efforts, she was named the SEC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week on Jan. 2.  Johnson averaged 15.0 ppg and 12.0 rpg and added three assists and three steals, while playing 29.0 mpg in victories over Old Dominion and Auburn.  Against Old Dominion she led the UT scoring effort with 16 points and doubled up, pulling down 11 rebounds in just 26 minutes in the 9037 win.  Following her standout game against the Lady Monarchs, Johnson recorded her second-consecutive double-double and fourth of the season in the 73-52 victory at Auburn on Sunday.  She finished with 14 points, 13 boards and three steals in the win to open the SEC slate.  She is the second Lady Vol to earn SEC laurels this season, following Ariel Massengale who was tabbed SEC Freshman of the Week Dec. 5. Sweet Home Tennessee  Since Tennessee began contesting games with SEC opponents, the Lady Vols have produced a 186-12 record in home games.  Only six SEC teams have ever managed a victory over the Lady Vols in Knoxville – Auburn, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, LSU and Ole Miss.  Georgia has won three games on UT’s turf while Auburn, Kentucky, Ole Miss and LSU have registered two wins each and Florida one win.  Georgia was the only team to defeat UT at home in the 1990s (1991 & 1996).  LSU and Florida are the only SEC teams to defeat UT at home in the 21st century. Items of Interest  Since Pat Head Summitt arrived as head coach at UT in 1974, the other 11 Southeastern Conference schools have seen a total of 69 coaches at the helm of their women’s basketball programs.  Over the last 38 years, Tennessee has enjoyed one head coach for Lady Vol hoops -- Summitt. Next to Tennessee, Auburn, Georgia and Vanderbilt are the SEC programs with the next fewest head coaches over the 38 year span -- just four each.  The Tennessee Lady Vols have now produced a 28-5 opening day record in SEC play dating back to the 1979-80 season.  UT is 14-2 in home SEC openers and 14-3 on the road.  Georgia (1984 and 1996) and Auburn (1988 and 1989) each ambushed the Lady Vols in two SEC opening games, while Vanderbilt turned the trick in 1990.  The Lady Vols have not dropped an SEC opener since 1996 when Georgia escaped with a 94-93 overtime victory in Knoxville on Dec. 8, 1996.  Tennessee owns a 448-66 record all-time record vs. 12 teams from the SEC. UT maintains a winning record against every team in the SEC.  UT owns a league best record of 307-40 (.884) against all SEC teams dating back to the 198283 season. SEC Regular Season Story  UT’s last SEC win at home: Georgia, 80-51, 1-5-12  UT’s last SEC win away: Auburn, 73-52, 1-2-12  UT’s last SEC loss at home: LSU, 78-62, 2-14-08  UT’s last SEC loss away: Georgia, 53-50, 1-21-10 Conference Call  Tennessee holds a winning streak over every SEC team. The Lady Vols sport 30-plus game winning streaks over three SEC teams

The Pat Summitt File (all in 38 seasons as UT’s head coach) ALL GAMES OVERALL: ...................................... 1,082-202 (.841) HOME: .................................................. 499-46 (.916) AWAY: ................................................... 354-92 (.796) NEUTRAL: ............................................ 229-64 (.781) SEC GAMES OVERALL: ........................445-65 (.872) vs. all SEC HOME: .................................................. 199-13 (.938) AWAY: ................................................... 168-35 (.826) NEUTRAL: ..............................................78-17 (.821) NON-CONFERENCE GAMES OVERALL: ..........................................637-137 (.822) SEC CHAMPIONSHIPS (16 out of 31) 1980, 1985, 1990, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2007, 2010, 2011 SEC TOURNAMENT GAMES OVERALL: ...............................................66-17 (.795) SEC TOURNAMENT TITLES (15 out of 31) 1980, 1985, 1988, 1989, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2011 GAMES VS. RANKED TEAMS OVERALL: ..........................................435-164 (.724) AP RANKED 1-10: .............................175-122(.595) AP RANKED 11-25:............................ 234-37 (.861) ESPN RANKED 1-10: ......................... 132-79 (.634) ESPN RANKED 11-25:....................... 200-26 (.883) GAMES VS. UNRANKED TEAMS OVERALL: ............................................ 647-38 (.945) NCAA TOURNAMENT GAMES OVERALL: ............................................ 109-22 (.823) 30 FIRST/SECOND ROUNDS: ......................... 46-1 29 REGIONAL SEMIS: ....................................... 24-5 24 REGIONAL FINALS: ..................................... 18-6 18 NCAA FINAL FOURS: ................................21-10 NCAA TITLES: 8 (1987, 1989, 1991, 1996, 1997, ........................................................ 1998, 2007, 2008) SEC COACH OF THE YEAR 1993, 1995, 1998, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2007, 2011 NCAA COACH OF THE YEAR 1983, 1987, 1989, 1994, 1995, 1998, 2004 NAISMITH COACH OF THE CENTURY 2000

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TENNESSEE VS. ARKANSAS  JAN. 8, 2012 -- South Carolina 40, Alabama 37, and Mississippi State 32. Five conference foes broke Lady Vol winning streaks in the 2008-09 season when Auburn, Kentucky, LSU and Vanderbilt all tagged UT with a loss. Mississippi State is still the only SEC school never to defeat Tennessee. School Win Streak and last loss Alabama 37 in a row, since 3-3-1984 Arkansas 17 in row, since 12-29-1996 Auburn 3 in a row, since 3-7-2009 Florida 6 in a row, since 2-8-2009 Georgia 3 in a row, since 1-21-2010 Kentucky 4 in a row, since 2-19-2009 LSU 4 in a row, since 2-26-2009 Mississippi 22 in a row, since 2-4-1996 Mississippi St. 32 in a row, never lost to MSU South Carolina 40 in a row, since 1-23-1980 Vanderbilt 6 in a row, since 1-11-2009 Found SEC Success  After only winning nine SEC games in 2009, UT rallied and hit double-digits again in 2010 and 2011.  All-time, the Lady Vols have registered double-digit victories in conference play an incredible 17 times.  Since the 1991-92 season when SEC play first expanded, the Lady Vols have won at least 10 games in the following years: 1992-10 wins, 1993-11, 1994-11, 1995-11, 1998-14, 1999-13, 2000-13, 2001-14, 2002-13, 2003-14, 2004-14, 2005-13, 2006-11, 2007-14, 2008-13, 2010-15 and 2011-16 wins.

Back to Winning Ways

Third Time this Season  Against Old Dominion, Tennessee rebounded from a loss for the third time in the 2011-12 season.  After dropping a 97-80 decision at #4-rankedStanford on Dec. 20, UT righted the ship with a 90-37 win over ODU on Dec. 28 in Knoxville.  Stanford’s 90 points were the most against UT since Feb. 26, 2006 vs. Florida (UF 95, UT 93 (OT). Three Losses  The Lady Vols head into the game with Arkansas with three losses on the 2011-12 season.  Tennessee collected just three losses in the entire 2009-10 and 2010-11 seasons going 32-3 and 343, respectively. Three Losses Heading into January  The last time Tennessee sported three losses heading into January was the 2004-05 season.  The Lady Vols were 8-3 overall and had lost at #4-ranked Texas, 74-59; to #10/9-ranked Duke, 59-57, and at #24-ranked Rutgers, 65-51. Last 7-3 Start to Open the Season  The last time the Lady Vols posted a 7-3 record in the first 10 games to open a season was in 199697.  In that weird 29-10 overall record & NCAA title season, Tennessee collected wins over Austin Peay, #12/13-ranked Kansas, 314/17-ranked Notre Dame, Wisconsin-Green Bay, Memphis, #11/10-ranked Texas Tech, #13/16-ranked Texas (OT) and suffered losses to #11/8-ranked Louisiana Tech, #5-ranked Georgia, and #1-ranked Stanford.  The team headed into the 1997 portion of the schedule 7-4 overall after losing at #22/24 Arkansas. Could be the Strength of Schedule  According to Realtimerpi.com the Lady Vols have the nation’s toughest Strength of Schedule at .6897 and the second best RPI of .7113.  Delaware has the best RPI at .7184 and a SOS of two at .6411. Baylor is behind the Lady Vols with 6

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an RPI of .7093 and the 14th strongest schedule at .6124.  Stanford is fourth in RPI (.7015) and 11th in SOS (.6189) while UConn is fifth at .7011 and has the ninth best SOS of .6227.

Good News/Bad News

Williams Cleared to Play  Lady Vol junior guard Kamiko Williams was cleared to play by team physicians before the game with UT-Chattanooga.  Williams missed the first 12 games of the season after undergoing surgery on July 22 for a torn ACL. Spani Day-to-day  Lady Vol junior Taber Spani has been dealing with a bone bruise in her left knee since the loss at Virginia on Nov. 20.  On Dec. 26, she participated in one-half of the practice and has not played or practiced since to rest the limb.  She did not play against Old Dominion or Auburn and is now listed as day-to-day.

Just the Facts

Flirting with Double-Doubles  Tennessee had four players poised to record a double-double against Georgia on Jan. 5.  In the end, substitutions dictated that Glory Johnson would be the only player to end up with one registering 22 points and 13 rebounds.  Rookie Ariel Massengale tossed in 19 points and recorded nine assists.  Shekinna Stricklen had 12 points and grabbed eight rebounds.  Vicki Baugh lacked one bucket to tally a doubledouble finishing with eight points and 10 rebounds off the bench. Career Day for Two Rookies  Rookies Ariel Massengale and Isabelle “Izzy” Harrison attended career day on Jan. 3, 2012.  The duo posted career highs in points against Chattanooga with Massengale tossing in 19 points and Harrison adding 13 points. A Good Day in Tiger Town  Sophomore Meighan Simmons had a solid performance against Auburn and tossed in an SEC PR of 20 points.  She was joined in double-digit scoring by Shekinna Stricklen with 17 points, Glory Johnson’s double-double of 14 points and 13 rebounds and Alicia Manning’s 10 points.  UT ruled the boards by a 49-31 margin. Manning Threw a Christmas Party  UT coach Pat Summitt inserted senior Alicia Manning into the starting line-up (for Vicki Baugh) against Old Dominion on Dec. 28 stating the Woodstock, Ga., native “had earned it in practice.”

 Manning responded with career highs in rebounds (15) and steals (6).  A blue collar player all the way, the Lady Vols’ “grittiness factor” reaches all-time highs when Manning is on the court.

Dialing Assistance  A pair of Lady Vol rookies have recorded nine assists in a game twice this season.  Ariel Massengale had nine helpers against (then) #7-ranked Miami.  Fellow freshmate Cierra Burdick dished nine assists against Old Dominion.  Their mark of nine is second-best for a rookie. Sophomore Meighan Simmons holds the UT rookie record with 11 scoring passes against Alabama on Jan. 6, 2011. Simmons Slowly Heating it Up  Sophomore guard Meighan Simmons has desperately struggled with her shot for the last couple of week.  “Speedy” had a field goal average hovering on

life support in the teens.  In the last eight games, she has been mostly on target and upped her seasonal FG% to 34.2.  She was 6-for-15 at Auburn and dropped in 20 points.  Against ODU, she contributed 12 points on 5-13 shooting from the field.  In the loss at Stanford, she scored 13 points and was 5-12 from the field but a dismal 1-5 from three-point land.  Against UCLA, she tossed in a team high 18 points while going 8-for-14 from the field and 2-for-5 from three-point land.  Starting for the injured Ariel Massengale versus DePaul, Simmons knocked in 4-for-7 from the field and followed that up with a 4-for-12 game versus Rutgers.  Against the Scarlet Knights, Simmons drilled back-to-back treys to cushion UT’s single point lead to seven points.  After Simmons knocked in her triples, Taber Spani followed with one for a 10-point Lady Vol lead with 1:53 to play.

Elite Company

Glory -- Maybe This Season?  It’s a fact that Tennessee has produced some of the greatest players ever in women’s collegiate basketball.  It’s a little known fact that there has only been one double-figure rebounder in the history of the program -- Olympian and Kodak All-American Patricia Roberts.  Roberts hauled in 14.2 rpg (467 total) in her only season as a Lady Vol in 1976-77. She also claimed scoring honors with 29.9 ppg (987 points) in her single season on The Hill.    In 2006-07, Candace Parker came the closest to a double-figure rebounding average but had to settle for 9.8 rpg.  Last season, Glory Johnson flirted with the elusive double-digit and managed 9.7 rpg.  Johnson is currently averaging 9.5 rpg. Johnson Could be the Fourth  UT senior Glory Johnson needs just FOUR rebounds to pass the 1,000 rebound plateau.   Only three other Lady Vols have managed to grab 1,000 rebounds -- Chamique Holdsclaw (1,295), Sheila Frost (1,038) and Tamika Catchings (1,004). Six other UT players snagged over 900 career rebounds.

From the Chalk Board

MUST Control the Glass  Tennessee had managed to do a better job on the boards since Miami controlled that stat line in game two of the season.  Then in the blink of an eye, the Lady Vols lost the rebounding battle in back-to-back games against UCLA and Stanford.  The Cardinal controlled the boards 35-29 and scored 14 second chance points.  One game earlier, for just the second time this season, an opponent led UT on the boards when UCLA grabbed a 31-28 edge on Dec. 17.  In UT’s defense, the Lady Vols shot 69.2 percent from the field for the game.  The Lady Vols held a decisive rebounding edge over #1-ranked Baylor grabbing 56 rebounds to the Lady Bears’ 42.  UT followed that up with a 53-30 rebounding night against MTSU, a 49-38 display against a tall Texas lineup and a similar line-up against DePaul, 45-42. It’s Not Better to Give  Tennessee has been its own worst enemy turning the ball over.  UT committed a total of 24 turnovers in the loss


TENNESSEE VS. ARKANSAS  JAN. 8, 2012 to Virginia which led to 29 UVa points but did a little bit better job against Baylor with just 11 miscues leading to 14 Lady Bear points.  The Big Orange fell off the turnover wagon against MTSU and gave up the ball 21 times.  In a sprint fest against Texas, UT’s ball security led to just nine giveaways.  The turnover truck broad-sided Tennessee without Ariel Massengale in the game vs. DePaul.  The Lady Vols surrendered the ball 19 times to DU but ball security improved in the second half.  On the season, UT has generated 17.1 points off of miscues per game while the opposition is banking 12.4 ppg off of Orange mistakes.  UT leads in second chance points per game at 18.0 ppg with the opposition checking in at 11.7 ppg. Free Means Free  Since enduring a miserable 52.4 percent inaccuracy from the free throw line in the loss to Virginia, the Lady Vols have picked it up a little.  On the season, UT’s free throw percentage has climbed beyond the 70 percent range at 72.8 (235-323) .  Kudos to senior Glory Johnson who has been sent to the line a team high 88 times and connected on 61 for an improved 69.3 accuracy rate.

Head Coach Pat Summitt

The SEC Announces “We Back Pat”  The Southeastern Conference in cooperation with its 12-member institutions announces “We Back Pat” Week, a week-long initiative focused on bringing awareness and recognition to the Pat Summitt Foundation Fund of The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee and its fight against Alzheimer’s disease.  During the week of January 15-22, SEC member institutions will support the Pat Summitt Foundation Fund during their home basketball games.  During the 17 women’s and 12 men’s games slated for the week, various efforts will be made to increase awareness of the Pat Summitt Foundation Fund.  Twenty of these games will be televised.  “Pat Summitt is a leader both on and off the court. The establishment of the Pat Summitt Foundation Fund only reiterates this point.” said SEC Commissioner Mike Slive. “We are pleased that the Southeastern Conference can play a small part in helping Pat reach her goals for The Foundation Fund today and in the future.” Former Players Compile a Memory Book  After hearing of Tennessee Lady Vol Coach Pat Summitt’s diagnosis of early onset dementia, Alzheimer’s type, Chamique Holdsclaw reached out to players spanning all decades of Lady Vol basketball to compile a “memory book” for their coach.  Holdsclaw, a four-time Lady Vols All-American from 1995-99, contacted former Lady Vol players, managers and staffers asking them to share written memories, Summitt’s influence on their lives, and photos of their time in the program. The Astoria, N.Y., native then compiled all of the submissions into a book.  “I know my relationship with Coach Summitt through the death of my grandmother and me going through my ups and downs battling depression,’’ said Holdsclaw. “What I realized from these letters is coach has helped these players through some of the most difficult times of their lives. When I’m reading them, I’m thinking, ‘Wow she’s had such an impact on all of our lives and just not basketball.’ “  A collection of former players and managers met

with Summitt prior to the UT game against Old Dominion and presented her the book.  Summitt was overwhelmed. “It’s really hard to surprise Pat,’’ Holdsclaw said. “She was really excited and very touched by the book.” Maggie Dixon Award  Lady Vol coach Pat Summitt was presented with the Maggie Dixon Courage Award at Madison Square Garden on Dec. 11, 2011.  The Award is presented annually to an individual who exhibits courage in the face of adversity and continues to exemplify Maggie’s mantra of never allowing adversity to get in the way of achieving a dream. Sports Illustrated Sportswoman for 2011  As the all-time winningest coach in NCAA collegiate basketball, University of Tennessee Lady Vol head coach Pat Summitt has won her fair share of awards over the past 38 years.  On Dec. 5, 2011 Summitt joined an elite group of sports superstars when it was announced by Time Inc. Sports Group editor Terry McDonell that she, and Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski, were the 2011 SPORTS ILLUSTRATED Sportswoman and Sportsman of the Year.  On Tues., Dec. 6 Summitt and Krzyzewski were feted at a celebration in New York City and were joined by fellow Sportswomen and Sportsmen Chris Evert (1976), Sugar Ray Leonard (1981), Wayne Gretzky (1982), David Robinson (2003) and David Ortiz (2004).  Summitt and Krzyzewski, the NCAA’s all-time winningest women’s and men’s basketball coaches, joined an elite group of sports immortals, including Muhammad Ali, Arthur Ashe, Derek Jeter, Michael Jordan, Billie Jean King, Jack Nicklaus, Bobby Orr and Pete Rozelle to receive this award.  The magazine’s editors have chosen each honoree based on the principles established in 1954, when runner Roger Bannister was honored as SPORTS ILLUSTRATED’s first Sportsman: “While the victory may have been his or hers, it is not for the victory alone that he or she is honored. Rather, it is for the quality of their effort and manner of their striving.”  Summitt and Krzyzewski join UCLA’s John Wooden (1972) and North Carolina’s Dean Smith (1997) to round out a veritable Mount Rushmore of college coaches who have received this award.  In 1972, Wooden, who had won his eighth national title in nine seasons, was selected along with Billie Jean King. Smith was honored in 1997, the same year he set the then NCAA wins record and announced his retirement.  Other coaches named Sportsman include Joe Paterno (1986); manager Terry Francona (2004, with the Boston Red Sox); Herb Brooks (1980, with the U.S. Olympic hockey team) and Tony DiCicco (1999, with the U.S. Women’s soccer team). NCAAs Ford Award  Tennessee coach Pat Summitt is the recipient of the 2012 NCAA President’s Gerald R. Ford Award.  Announced on Dec. 6 the award is named in recognition of former President Gerald Ford, honors an individual who has provided significant leadership as an advocate for intercollegiate athletics over the course of their career.  NCAA President Mark Emmert said her contributions to intercollegiate athletics over almost four decades go well beyond one sport.  “Coach Summitt has been recognized numerous times for her contributions to women’s basketball – and rightly so,” Emmert said.

 “The Ford Award honors her for what she has meant to intercollegiate athletics through her career and for the positive example she continues to set today. “  Summitt will be recognized during the opening business session on Jan. 12 at the 2012 NCAA Convention in Indianapolis.  Her Lady Vols are playing at Kentucky that night, so Summitt will address the Convention attendees in a taped video message. We Back Pat  To coincide with National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month the matchup between the No. 6/7 Lady Vols and the No. 1 Baylor Lady Bears on Sun., Nov. 27th was designated as the first of two, “We Back Pat” games.  The Vols will also participate in a “We Back Pat” game in January, when Coach Cuonzo Martin and the Big Orange take on the Connecticut Huskies on January 21st (CBS).  Thousands of fans wore the “We Back Pat” t-shirt to the Baylor game as 16,623 spectators were on hand.  Shirts are still available at The UT Bookstore and Stokely Athletics Center stores, as well as area Food City and Walgreens. The shirts are $10, with $4.25 from every shirt going to research.  In a halftime ceremony at the Baylor game, checked were presented to Alzheimer’s Tennessee and UT Medical Center, as the `We Back Pat’ T-shirts have already generated more than $150,000 in donations. The proceeds will help directly impact those living with the disease in the state of Tennessee. Announcing the Pat Summitt Foundation  Since sharing her diagnosis of dementia in late August, Lady Vol coach Pat Summitt indicated she would like to start a foundation.  Summitt along with her son, Tyler, have formed a foundation that will fund grants in support of Alzheimer’s programs. The foundation, The Pat Summitt Foundation Fund (www.patsummitt. org), was announced at halftime of the Baylor game on Nov. 27 in Knoxville.  The aim of her Foundation is to make grants to non-profit organizations which provide education and awareness of Alzheimer’s, its onset and treatment; support services to patients, their families and caregivers, and research to treat, prevent, cure and ultimately eradicate the disease.  “Tyler and I have decided to join this battle, not just for us, but also for the millions of families affected by this disease. I have always told our players, our greatest opportunities are disguised as our greatest obstacles. It is time to treat this obstacle as an opportunity and a stepping stone to a cure,” Summitt said. Amazing Summitt Numbers  Pat Summitt’s teams have faced 164 opponents in 1,284 total games and teams from 35 conferences  46% of her 1,284 total games have been played versus ranked teams (598 total games against ranked opponents) with 435 victories versus ranked opponents  161 all-time Lady Vols have contributed to 1,082 wins.  72% of those all-time players have gone on to be decorated as Olympians, All-Americans, USA National Team members, All-SEC performers, Academic All-Americans, Academic All-SEC, etc. AARP Recognizes Summitt  AARP The Magazine has announced the recipients of its 10th annual Inspire Awards. Each year the Inspire Awards pay tribute to outstanding

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TENNESSEE VS. ARKANSAS  JAN. 8, 2012 individuals who inspire others to action through their innovative thinking, passion and perseverance.  This year’s list of distinguished honorees includes: Pat Summitt (The Alzheimer’s Advocate), Jane Goodall (The Conservationist), Steve Jobs (The Game Changer), Andy Czerkas (The AARP Foundation Hunger Hero), Sen. Daniel K. Inouye (The Chief Compromiser), Irene Zola (The Advocate for the Elderly), Toby Keith (The Supporter of U.S. Troops), Hilton Kelley (The Environmental Advocate), Emilio Estefan Jr. (The Latino Promoter) and Ret. Army Col. Bill Badger, Patricia Maisch, and Roger Salzgeber (The Arizona Shooting Heroes).  “Through their extraordinary efforts to lead, innovate, and give back in ways that make a real impact, this year’s honorees motivate our readers to make a make a difference in their own communities,” said Nancy Perry Graham, Vice President and Editor of AARP The Magazine. “This daring dozen are compassionate and forward-thinking individuals who define inspiration.”  This year’s honorees are profiled in the December/January issue of AARP The Magazine. Summitt Receives Courage Award  The United States Sports Academy presented Lady Vol Coach Pat Summitt its “Courage” award at the Pepperdine game on Nov. 13.  Trustee emeritus of the USSA, Gene Policinski, was on hand in Knoxville to give Summitt one of the organization’s most prestigious honors -- the Mildred “Babe” Didrikson Zaharias Courage Award.  Citing that, Summitt, the seemingly unbeatable coach, has dementia and she vows to fight it, raise awareness and keep on coaching.  The Courage Award is presented annually to an individual who demonstrates courageous action in overcoming adversity to excel in sport. This individual should exhibit the qualities of courage, perseverance, grace, and strength in sport achievement.  Zaharias’ spirit and zest for life, as well as her courage, strength, and achievement, are the qualities for which this award is named. The Babe’s fight to overcome life-threatening cancer and then return to the winner’s circle in women’s professional golf has withstood the test of time.

Off the Glass

Rebounds Win Championships  Coach Pat Summitt’s mantra of defense and boards has been a staple of her nearly four decades of coaching.  In two 2011-12 preseason exhibitions contests, the Lady Vols outrebounded the opposition 52.0 rpg to 26.5 rpg.  UT started out the 2011-12 regular season hauling in 54 boards against Pepperdine while the Waves snagged 34.  Tennessee fell off the rebounding wagon in the very next game as Miami controlled the glass collecting 45 boards to the Lady Vols’ 38 total rebounds. That was a vast improvement over UT’s 13-rebound deficit at halftime to the Hurricanes.  UT corrected the rebounding problem against Virginia, 45-38, with Shekinna Stricklen collecting 14 boards.  Since losing the battle of the boards to Miami, Tennessee had not be outrebounded again until it faced UCLA on Dec. 17 and Stanford on Dec. 20.  Overall this season, the Lady Vols hold just a +11.1 rebounding advantage, 46.6-35.4.  Last season, in 37 games, Tennessee was outrebounded only twice -- by Georgia Tech, 37-36, 8

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and vs. Kentucky in the SEC Tournament final, 46-41.  Overall, the Lady Vols held a +12.4 rebounding advantage, 46.3 to 33.9, in 2010-11.

Streaking

We were Streaking into 2011-12  The Lady Vols had a 38-game home court winning streak halted against Baylor on Nov. 27, 2011. It was the third longest in Lady Vol history. Tennessee’s all-time home court winning streak is 69 consecutive games from Feb. 2, 1991 to Jan. 6, 1996. Lady Vol Streaks  The Lady Vols last loss at home was against #1 Baylor, 76-67, on Nov. 27, 2011, since then UT is 5-0 at home.  The last time UT lost on the road was on Dec. 20, 2011 at Stanford, 97-80. Since then, UT is 1-0 in road games.  The last time the Lady Vols lost on a neutral court was against Notre Dame, 73-59, in the 2011 NCAA Elite 8 game on Mar. 28, 2011. Since that time, UT is 1-0 on a neutral court. Shekinna Has It Going On  Lady Vol senior Shekinna Stricklen has the nation’s longest starting streak entering the 201112 season.  Stricklen has started 118 consecutive games.  DePaul senior forward Keisha Hampton started 112 consecutive games before her streak was halted on Dec. 17.

TBA - The Place to Play

Rocky Top, You’ll Always Be...  Home, sweet home, to me.... On good ole Rocky Top, Tennessee has already entertained the home fans to a scoring bonanza this season averaging 82.9 ppg on The Summitt while holding the opponents to 55.5 ppg. No wonder the Lady Vols average a nation leading 13,391 fans per game. Toughest Place To Play  The University of Tennessee’s Thompson-Boling Arena is still the toughest women’s basketball arena in the nation to secure a win. The Lady Vols have fashioned a 347-21 all-time record on “The Summitt” for a 94.45 winning percentage since the doors were opened in 1987. Welcome to “The Summitt”  The playing court in the Thompson-Boling Arena on the University of Tennessee campus donned a new look for the 2005-06 season.  After Lady Vol coach Pat Summitt passed Dean Smith for most NCAA collegiate basketball wins of all-time with a 75-54 win over Purdue on Mar. 22, 2005, UT named the TBA court, “The Summitt.”  The floor had a complete overhaul with permanent logos of both the Lady Vols and Vols painted directly in front of the scorer’s table; the free throw lanes were painted orange with “SEC” reversed out; the giant jump circle/midcourt TENNESSEE was given a new brighter color scheme, and “The Summitt,” Coach Summitt’s actual signature adorns the sidelines opposite the team benches. 300 Wins in TBA  Tennessee recorded its 300th win in ThompsonBoling Arena when the Lady Vols defeated the Stanford Cardinal, 79-69 OT on Dec. 21, 2008.  Seven years earlier, UT grabbed its 200th TBA win over the University of Southern California on Nov. 18, 2001, 106-66.  UT has now amassed a 346-21(.941) record since the Orange and White moved into the Thompson-Boling Arena to start the 1987-88 season 25-years ago.  Along the way, the Lady Vols have produced 10

 BREAKING IT DOWN 2011-12 Lineup Combinations  Tennessee has utilized four starting lineups for the 2011-12 season. During the 2010-11 season, Tennessee employed 11 different starting lineups.

Gms. 1-2, 4-6 3 7-10 11-14

Rec. 4-1 0-1 3-1 4-0

Line-up (F-F-C-G-G) Johnson, Strick, Baugh, Massengale, Spani Spani, Strick, Johnson, Massengale, Simm Johnson, Strick, Baugh, Simmons, Spani Mann, Strick, Johnson, Massengale, Simm

UT’s Win/Loss Differential Wins: +53 (1), +43 (1), +39 (1), +32 (1), +29 (1), +23 (1), +21 (2), +16 (2) , +6 (1) Losses: -5 (1), -9 (1), -17 (1)

Offensive Opportunities Tennessee shooting from the field (all games): 60% FG: UCLA (.692) 50%FG: none; 40%FG: ODU (.493), Pepperdine (.492), Stanford (.491),Miami (.478), DePaul (.475), UTC (.472), MTSU (.448), Georgia1 (.424), UVa (.407) 30%FG: Rutgers (.382), Texas (.368), Auburn1 (.323), 20%FG: Baylor (.293)

Dee --- Fense Opponents shooting from the field (all games): 50%FG: Stanford (.536) 40%FG: Baylor (.417), Miami (.408), Rutgers & Virginia (.403) 30%FG: Texas & Auburn1 (.373), UCLA (.368), Georgia1 (.349), DePaul (.309), UTC (.304) 20%FG: Pepperdine (.284), ODU (.254), MTSU (.238) 10%FG: none

Leading at the Break (11): Pepperdine, Baylor, MTSU, Texas, DePaul, Rutgers, UCLA, ODU, Auburn1, UTC, Georgia1 Tied at the Half (2): Miami, Virginia Leading at the Half

Trailing at the Half (1): Stanford (by 7 points)


TENNESSEE VS. ARKANSAS  JAN. 8, 2012 flawless home records: in 1988-89 (15-0), 199192 (14-0), 1992-93 (13-0), 1993-94 (15-0), 199495 (15-0), 1997-98 (16-0), 1998-99 (14-0), 200001 (15-0), 2002-03 (16-0), 2009-10 (17-0) and 2010-11 (17-0).  UT also registered a former NCAA record 69game home court-winning streak from Feb. 1, 1991 thru Jan. 2, 1996. Just 21 TBA Losses  The Tennessee Lady Vols rarely lose at home.  In fact, since moving to the Thompson-Boling Arena for the 1987-88 campaign, UT has lost two games in one season just seven times.  UT lost two games in TBA during the inaugural 1987-88 campaign, 1996-97, 1999-00, 2001-02, 2003-04, 2005-06 and 2008-09 seasons.  The 21 all-time losses at TBA have come at the hands of just 11 teams: Baylor (2011), Virginia (2008), Florida (2006), LSU (2008, 2006), Duke (2009, 2007, 2004), Connecticut (2004, 2002, 2000, 1996), Louisiana Tech (1999, 1989), Georgia (1996, 1991), Texas (2003, 2002, 1987), Stanford (1996) and Auburn (1988). Home Sweet Home  The victory over Georgia on Jan. 31, 2005, was the Lady Vols 400th home win since Pat Summitt took over as head coach in 1974.  Summitt has won 91.6 percent of all home games in 38 years producing a 499-46 overall record.  Home losses (in the Summitt era) include: six in Alumni Gym from 1974-76; 19 in Stokely Athletics Center from 1976-87; and 20 in ThompsonBoling Arena.

On the Court

100 Point Games  Since 1974, the Lady Vols have gone over the century mark 76 times.  The 1987-88 team hit triple digits in seven games to lead the NCAA.  UT has a record of 73-3 all-time in 100-point games and a 51-0 record when hitting the century mark at Thompson-Boling Arena. In Overtime  Tennessee is 28-14 all-time in overtime games.  UT’s most recent overtime affair was a 69-64 loss at Virginia on Nov. 20, 2011.  The most OT games in a year was tied in 2003-04 with four as the Lady Vols went 3-1 in overtime losing to Georgia, 68-66, and defeating Auburn, 68-61, DePaul, 96-89, and Stanford, 70-66.  It tied the mark set in 1996-97, when the Lady Vols were 3-1 in overtime contests losing to Georgia, 94-93, and defeating Texas, 68-65, Vanderbilt, 92-79 and LSU, 100-99.  UT’s 22 points in the OT against Florida (2-3-05), was the most ever scored by the Lady Vols in a single overtime.  UT’s most recent OT affair in Knoxville was a 8272 win over Stanford on Dec. 19, 2010. Lady Vols Own All-Time Wins Mark  Tennessee is the all-time wins leader in the NCAA with 1,175 victories. The next closest program all-time in terms of wins is Louisiana Tech, which owns a 1,000-212 record (entering the 2011-12 season). The Lady Vols boast a 1,175259-2 (.827) all-time record. Staffers Have, But Never a Player  No former Lady Vol who has joined the collegiate coaching ranks has ever beaten Head Coach Pat Summitt.

Lady Vol Honorees

Trio Named  Lady Vol seniors Glory Johnson and Shekinna Stricklen along with sophomore Meighan Simmons have been recognized among the group of players chosen for the 2011-12 preseason

candidate list for the Naismith Trophy as announced on Nov. 30 by the Atlanta Tipoff Club.  The Naismith Trophy is presented annually to the nation’s top collegiate women’s basketball player and is named in honor of the inventor of basketball, Dr. James Naismith.  UT is joined by Notre Dame and Connecticut as the only institutions with three candidates for the award.  The candidate pool will be trimmed with the selection of the Midseason Top 30 List in February, and that list will be whittled to four finalists in March.  The Naismith Trophy will be presented during the NCAA Women’s Final Four, April 1-3 in Denver.  The Tennessee trio has collected accolades throughout the preseason. Johnson made the list of nominees for the Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award and was named to the Wooden Award Top 30 list in October. Stricklen joined Johnson on the Wooden Award Top 30 list and was named to the Associated Press Preseason AllAmerica squad. Johnson, Stricklen and Simmons were each named to Preseason All-SEC squads with Stricklen tabbed preseason player of the year. Stricklen Honored as AP A-A  Lady Vol senior guard Shekinna Stricklen was selected as a First Team Associated Press Preseason All-American.  Also joining Stricklen on the five player team were Baylor’s Brittney Griner, Notre Dame’s Skylar Diggins, Stanford’s Nnemkadi Ogwumike and Miami’s Shenise Johnson.   Tennessee and Stricklen will face each of those teams this season. Johnson Named a Lowe’s Nominee  Tennessee senior forward Glory Johnson has been named one of 30 women’s basketball nominees for the Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award, presented to student-athletes who excel on and off the field.  Johnson is one of three nominees from the SEC.  To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as an NCAA Division I senior and have notable achievements in four areas of excellence -community, classroom, character and competition. The CLASS award is an acronym for Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School and focuses on the total student-athlete.  “Glory is an ideal candidate for the Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award,” Head Coach Pat Summitt said, “blending the perfect balance of excellence in the classroom, on the court and in the community. She is our first player ever to graduate in three years and that shows her dedication and discipline toward her academics.”  Johnson captured All-SEC First Team honors in 2010-11 and was a finalist for the 2011 State Farm All-America Team.  A Master of Science in Communication candidate, Johnson completed her undergraduate degree in Interdisciplinary Programs with a Concentration in Global Studies and a Specialization in Global Politics and Economy in only three years. We Love a Happy Meal  The Tennessee Lady Vols must lead the nation with the number of McDonald’s High School AllAmericans on their roster in 2011-12 with eight players.  Tennessee’s McDonald’s All-Americans: Vicki Baugh, Glory Johnson, Alicia Manning, Meighan Simmons, Shekinna Stricklen, Taber Spani, Cierra Burdick and Ariel Massengale.

Preseason Predictions SEC Coaches Tab Lady Vols  The Southeastern Conference unveiled its eighth annual women’s basketball preseason All-SEC first and second teams, to tip off the 2011-12 season of SEC women’s basketball.  Tennessee was predicted to win the SEC regular season championship with 120 votes.  The Lady Vols returns the bulk of last year’s team.  A five member senior-laden squad, UT will be led by 2011 State Farm All-American and SEC Preseason Player of the Year Shekinna Stricklen.  The Lady Vols went 34-3, 16-0 in conference play, and won both the SEC regular season and tournament championships last year.  Kentucky, Georgia, LSU, Florida and Vanderbilt round out the top half of the league with South Carolina, Arkansas, Auburn, Alabama, Mississippi State and Ole Miss rounding out the lower half.  Joining Stricklen, on the All-SEC First Team were teammates Glory Johnson and Meighan Simmons, Arkansas’ C’eira Ricketts, Georgia’s Jasmine James, Kentucky’s A’dia Mathies, LSU’s LaSondra Barrett and Vanderbilt’s Stephanie Holzer.  Second team consists of Alabama’s Ericka Russell, Arkansas’ Sarah Watkins, Georgia’s Jasmine Hassell, LSU’s Adrienne Webb, Ole Miss’ Valencia McFarland, South Carolina duo La’Keisha Sutton and Ieasia Walker and Vanderbilt’s Tiffany Clarke. School 1. Tennessee 2. Kentucky 3. Georgia 4. LSU 5. Florida 6. Vanderbilt 7. South Carolina 8. Arkansas 9. Auburn 10. Alabama 11. Mississippi State 12. Ole Miss

POINTS 120 100 98 96 92 85 62 57 39 29 25 16

FIRST TEAM ALL-SEC Shekinna Stricklen, Tennessee LaSondra Barrett, LSU A’dia Mathies, Kentucky Glory Johnson, Tennessee C’iera Ricketts, Arkansas Stephanie Holzer, Vanderbilt Meighan Simmons, Tennessee Jasmine James, Georgia SECOND TEAM ALL-SEC La’Keisha Sutton, South Carolina Ieashia Walker, South Carolina Adrienne Webb, LSU Valencia McFarland, Ole Miss Ericka Russell, Alabama Jasmine Hassell, Georgia Tiffany Clarke, Vanderbilt Sarah Watkins, Arkansas PLAYER OF THE YEAR Shekinna Stricklen, Tennessee Glory Johnson, Tennessee Meighan Simmons, Tennessee Lasondra Barrett, LSU A’dia Mathies, Kentucky

POINTS 6 3 1 1 1

Lady Vols Picked #1 by SEC Media  Tennessee was predicted to win the 2012 Southeastern Conference women’s basketball

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championship in a voting of a select panel of both SEC and national media members. Tennessee topped the order of finish with 264 points, with Georgia (228), Kentucky (212), LSU (189), Vanderbilt (172) and Florida (151) rounding out the top half of the league. Arkansas (142), South Carolina (107), Auburn (94), Alabama (55), Mississippi State (54) and Ole Miss (48) round out the bottom half. Tennessee’s Shekinna Stricklen was the overwhelming choice of the media for SEC Women’s Basketball Player of the Year with 16 votes, the remaining votes were for Georgia’s Jasmine James, LSU’s LaSondra Barrett and Tennessee’s Glory Johnson. Stricklen, a 2011 State Farm All-American and SEC MVP averaged 12.8 points and 7.3 rebounds per game last season. UT sophomore Meighan Simmons, the 2011 SEC Rookie of the Year, was selected to the second team. Simmons is the Lady Vols returning scorer at 13.5 ppg. Joining Stricklen on the All-SEC First Team are Georgia’s Jasmine James, Kentucky’s A’dia Mathies, LSU’s LaSondra Barrett and Tennessee’s Glory Johnson. Second Team included Arkansas’ C’eira Ricketts, Ole Miss’ Valencia McFarland, Simmons, and Vanderbilt’s Stephanie Holzer.

2011-12 Archive Notes

Another Graybeard Game  The game versus Georgia came against another coach with lots of W’s.  Already this season, UT coach Pat Summitt coached in “graybeard games” against Rutgers’ C. Vivian Stringer and Stanford’s Tara VanDerveer.  Both coaches entered the contest against UT with over 800 career victories -- Stringer with 872 and VanDerveer with 833.  Georgia coach Andy Landers is a member of the 800 club with 867 wins on his resume.  Summitt and Landers have a combined 1,948 wins heading into the Georgia game on Jan. 5. Massengale Back  Lady Vol rookie point guard Ariel Massengale was back in the starting line-up against Old Dominion.  She was cleared to play on Dec. 20 after missing the previous three games (#20/21 DePaul, #11 Rutgers and UCLA).  The starting rookie guard made a brief 11 minute second half appearance against Stanford.  She suffered a dislocated middle finger on her left hand in practice on Dec. 8. UT turned Scarlet at Stanford  Tennessee’s 17-point loss at Stanford was the Lady Vols’ worst “L” since losing 71-55 against Ball State on Mar. 22, 2009, in the First Round of the NCAA tournament.  The Cardinal owned the boards against the Lady Vols with a 35-29 advantage.  Stanford also dominated UT in the paint by a 40-18 margin. Stricklen = Ironwomen  Senior Shekinna Stricklen logged an average of 37.1 minutes per game over the four contests on the road in December.  She logged all 40 minutes against Stanford while scoring a career high 27 points.  She managed 33 minutes against UCLA despite fighting stomach troubles which sent her to the locker room in the first half.  In the come-from-behind victory at Rutgers, Stricklen sat a handful of second shy of 40 minutes.  In that game, she tossed in 22 points, grabbed nine rebounds and snagged three steals.  Against DePaul, she logged 34 minutes. Shoot ‘em Up  Against UCLA, Tennessee hit a school record 76 percent (19-of-25) of its shots in the first half eclipsing the previous record of 70.3 percent against Old Do10

LADY VOL BASKETBALL /// 2011-12 GAME NOTES

minion(1/4/89).  On the afternoon against UCLA, Tennessee shot 69.2 percent - the fourth-highest mark in program history.  UT’s season high shooting percentage going into the game was 49.2 percent against Pepperdine (11/13/11). The Ranked  UT’s six ranked opponents within its first 10 games of the 2011-12 campaign marks the most since playing five teams in the AP poll in the first eight games of the 2007-08 season. Conference Carousel  This season, the Lady Vols have faced a pair of teams from three different conferences -- the ACC, the Big 12, BIG EAST and Pac-12.  Against these power conferences, UT recorded a 5-3 record. Was Happy to be in Cali  Lady Vol starting center Vicki Baugh is excited to be in her home state of California.  The Sacramento native, who missed almost 21 months on the court due to ACL surgeries, will be making her first appearance in Los Angeles since her rookie season in 2007-08.  Baugh is finishing her UT eligibility in grad school. She will receive her Master’s in kinesiology in May. From BIG EAST Week to Pac 12 Week  Last week, the Lady Vols took on two teams from the BIG EAST facing #20/21-ranked DePaul (an 84-61 win on Dec. 11) and #11-ranked Rutgers on Dec. 13 (a 6761 win).  This week, Tennessee engages in Pac 12 Week facing UCLA (an 85-64 win) and at #4-ranked Stanford (a 9780 loss)on the road. One of the Days of Christmas  Somewhere in the Lady Vols version of the “Twelve Days of Christmas” there should be a verse of “Stanford Comes A’ Callin’.”  Over the last 20-plus years, Tennessee and Stanford have traditionally met in mid-December and typically served as a measuring stick for each other regardless of the outcome.  In December games against the Cardinal, UT leads the series 16-6. Summer Fun  Please excuse Glory Johnson, Shekinna Stricklen, Nnemkadi and Chiney Ogwumike if they are caught up in conversation and laughter before the game.  The foursome spent part of their summer as USA basketball teammates at the 2011 World University Games in Shenzhen, China.  Team USA posted a perfect 6-0 record.  The Red, White & Blue captured the gold medal with a 101-66 victory over Taiwan. Playing in Front of a Full House  The games versus both Stanford and UCLA were announced as advance sellouts.  Last season, UT played in front of capacity crowds at Louisville (22,124), Old Dominion (7,774), Baylor (10,569) and Auburn (7,536). Massengale Making Progress  Starting rookie point guard Ariel Massengale is making progress in recovering from a dislocated finger.  In the last couple of days, she has returned to the court to take some light reps.  The protective cast-like material was removed prior to the team traveling out west.  On Dec. 8, Jenny Moshak, University of Tennessee Associate Athletics Director for Sports Medicine, announced that Massengale had suffered a dislocated finger in practice and would possibly be out of the lineup for two to three weeks.  The week previously, the rookie from Bolingbrook, Ill., collected the first conference honors of her collegiate career as she was named SEC Women’s Basketball Freshman of the Week following her outstanding performance in UT’s wins over Middle Tennessee and (then) No. 20/21-ranked Texas.  On the season, Massengale is averaging 7.2 ppg and 5.8 apg for the No. 7/8-ranked Lady Vols. Missing Miss Massengale  In the three games with out Ariel Massengale, ball

security has been an issue.  Tennessee has committed 50 miscues in the last three games.  UT lost the ball an improved 15 times at UCLA. However, those 15 miscues led to 15 Bruin points.  Against #11-ranked Rutgers, UT had 16 turnovers (including three offensive fouls).  UT evenly spaced the miscues with eight in each half.  At the start of the game against DePaul, the Lady Vols certainly looked like they were very much missing freshman point guard Massengale.  In the first five minutes, all five starters lost the ball at least once for a total of six UT miscues.  Tennessee managed to settle down over the next 15 minutes of the half and lost the ball just seven times.  Despite shuffled line-ups in the second half, UT committed just six turnovers in the next 20 minutes. Taber is Clutch  Since suffering a bone bruise against Virginia on Nov. 20, junior Taber Spani has struggled a bit with her game.  In her last two contests, she looks like she is on the way back.  Against UCLA, she drilled 4-of-6 treys and was 5-for7 from the field for 14 points.  Following a couple of “not so Taber” performances, she was one of the second half sparks in the win over Rutgers.  Spani drilled a death ray trey with 1:53 left to give UT a comfortable 10-point lead, 64-54, to seal the comeback win.  The forward looked like her old self in the second half scoring 10 points and dishing three assists.  She logged 31 minutes on the night. Rutgers Backs Pat  The folks at Rutgers showed their support for UT coach Pat Summitt when the two teams met on Dec. 13.  The Rutgers players wore “We Back Pat” shooting shirts and RU athletics director Tim Pernetti presented UT a commemorative jersey for Summitt.  Rutgers sold the Pat Summitt Foundation bracelets on the concourse with the proceeds going to the Foundation fund. UT & Rutgers Hall of Famers  Both Tennessee and Rutgers can boast of Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame (Knoxville, Tenn.) and Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame (Springfield, Mass.) head coach inductees in Pat Head Summitt and C. Vivian Stringer.  Summitt joined the Women’s HoF when she was selected as a member of the inaugural class of 1999, while Stringer was a 2001 inductee.  In Fall 2009, Stringer earned her induction into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame while Summitt was a member of the Class of 2000.  Not only are the head coaches members of the WBHOF but UT also sports Lady Vol associate head coach Holly Warlick (inducted as a player in the Class of 2001 with Coach Stringer) and Lady Vol Basketball Director of Character Development, Daedra Charles-Furlow was a 2007 inductee. Garden Party  Tennessee’s appearance in Madison Square Garden, “the world’s most famous basketball arena,” marks the fourth time for the Lady Vols.  UT has a 3-0 record at MSG.  In all previous trips to the Garden, Rutgers has been the opponent each time.  Lady Vol All-American and Olympian Chamique Holdsclaw traveled to her hometown for her senior year in 1998-99. It marked UT’s first trip to The Garden.  The game was played before the largest crowd to ever see a women’s collegiate basketball game in the Garden, 15,735.  The trip was billed as the NYC homecoming for Holdsclaw who hailed from Astoria in Queens.  Second-ranked UT had little trouble with the No. 15/13-ranked Scarlet Knights winning 68-54 on Jan. 3, 1999.


TENNESSEE VS. ARKANSAS  JAN. 8, 2012  and Ball State (Mar. 7 & 22).  Tennessee suffered back-to-back losses three times in the 10 loss, 1996-97 NCAA Championship “Cinderella Season.”  Of the 201 all-time losses for Summitt’s UT teams, they have lost back-to-back-to-back games just twice.  In December 1984, the Lady Vols lost three consecutive games (all on the road) at #3-ranked Georgia, at #2-ranked Texas and at #7-ranked Louisiana Tech.  In February 1986, UT also lost three consecutive games at #8-ranked Ole Miss, #11-ranked Auburn and against #3-ranked Louisiana Tech. When Playing Number One  Tennessee is 14-29 all-time when playing the nation’s number one ranked team. The Lady Vols are 3-10 in Knoxville, an even 6-6 on the road and 5-13 on neutral courts.  UT is currently ranked number six in the AP poll. Tennessee is now 0-4 when trying to upset #1 from that position.  UT is currently ranked number seven in the USA Today/ESPN poll. Tennessee is now 0-2 when trying to upset #1 from that position. The Numbers Game  Prior to the game versus Baylor on Nov. 27, the last time Tennessee played the nation’s number one-ranked team was on Jan. 22, 2007 in Knoxville. The Lady Vols missed charity tosses down the stretch to lose 74-70 to top-ranked Duke after mounting a furious comeback rally.  The Blue Devils opened the game with a nightmarish 19-0 run-out, as the Lady Vols fell into a 21-point hole (28-7 at 9:23 in the first half) before rallying to narrow the halftime deficit to 11 points (38-27).  Free throw defense stymied Tennessee, as the Lady Vols connected on just 8-17 (.471) for the game. All-American Candace Parker managed just 1-7 from the free throw line. Good Neighbors  The 2011 meeting with Miami in the State Farm TipOff Classic marked the Lady Vols eighth appearance in the State Farm TipOff Classic and the fifth time to host the event. Tennessee now has a 6-2 record in TipOff games. Making a Claim  In the first TipOff in 1993, Lady Vol coach Pat Summitt picked up her 500th career victory.  In the TipOff in 1998, Purdue and Coach Carolyn Peck halted the Lady Vols school record 46game consecutive winning streak.  Tennessee’s last opening game home loss to start a season came against Louisiana Tech in the 1999 TipOff Classic, 69-64, as UT failed to convert free throws in the waning seconds.  In Tennessee’s most recent TipOff appearance in 2009 in Knoxville, the Lady Vols spoiled Brittney Griner’s first collegiate game with a 74-65 victory over the Lady Bears. Going into the Hall  Lady Vol Olympian and All-American Nikki McCray Pinson will be a member of the 2012 Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame Induction Class. Also being inducted are: Nancy Fahey (Coach), Pamela McGee (Player), Inge Nissen (Player), Robin Roberts (Contributor), and Dawn Staley (Player). McGee was introduced at the 2011 TipOff in Knoxville. Rookie Starts  A true rookie got a starting nod on the opening day of the 2011-12 season.  When Coach Pat Summitt started freshman Ariel Massengale against Pepperdine in the opening game of the 2011-12 season, it marked only the 14th time in her coaching career that a freshman started her very first game at Tennessee -- out of a total of 161 all-time Lady Vols who have played at UT.  The list of opening day rookie starters: Taber Spani, 2009, Glory Johnson and Shekinna Stricklen, 2008, Angie Bjorklund, 2007, Candace Parker, 2005, Shyra Ely 2001, Ashley Robinson 2000, Gwen Jackson 1999, Kyra Elzy 1996, Chamique Holdsclaw 1995, Tiffani Johnson

1994, Bridgette Gordon and Sheila Frost 1985. The Nod  With Ariel Massengale getting the opening day start against Pepperdine, she became the 61st rookie all-time to earn a starting assignment at UT. Last season, Meighan Simmons, a 5-9 point guard from Cibolo, Texas, became the 60th rookie all-time to earn a starting assignment at Tennessee.  The previous year, rookie Kamiko Williams (59th all-time) started against Arkansas while her classmate and fellow rookie Taber Spani, became the 13th frosh to start her very first game at UT and the 58th rookie overall.  In 2008-09, a record number of players – FIVE – were called on to start for the Lady Vols as rookies: Shekinna Stricklen (starter number 53), Glory Johnson (number 54), Briana Bass (55), Alicia Manning (56) and Kelley Cain (57) all earned starting assignments.  Angie Bjorklund became the 52nd all-time Lady Vol to start during her freshman season –she started in 30 of 38 games.   Previously, Cait McMahan earned a start at point guard versus Louisiana Tech during her freshman season.  Prior to Cait’s starting nod, then-redshirt freshman Candace Parker played and started in all 36 games her rookie season in 2005-06.  A season earlier, Tennessee coach Pat Summitt liked what she saw out of the 2004-05 rookie class as two players earned starting nods during the season. Nicky Anosike played in all 35 games with 25 starting assignments and Alexis Hornbuckle played in all 35 games with 21 starts.  This duo became the 48th and 49th rookies all-time to earn starting assignments at UT as rookies. Fourth Earliest Opener  The game against Pepperdine was the fourth earliest date the Lady Vols have ever opened the season. UT’s earliest opening game was during the 2002-03 season with first tip on Nov. 10, 2002, taking on #22/19-ranked Oklahoma and registering a 94-68 win.

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LADY VOL DOUBLE-DOUBLES  Freshmen (2 or more) Holdsclaw, Chamique 16 Frost, Sheila 11 Parker, Candace 10 Catchings, Tamika 9 Horton, Karla 7 Johnson, Tiffani 6 Johnson, Glory 5 Gordon, Bridgette 4 Morton, Karen 4 Anosike, Nicky 3 Ostrowski, Mary 3 Snow, Michelle 3 Cain, Kelley 2 Brewer, Alyssia 2 Stricklen, Shekinna 2 Ely, Shyra 2 Evans, Peggy 2 Groover, Debbie 2 Thompson, Pashen 2  Sophomores (2 or more) Parker, Candace 21 Holdsclaw, Chamique 16 Ostrowski, Mary 11 Groover, Debbie 10 Horton, Karla 10 Gordon, Bridgette 9 Catchings, Tamika 8 Ward, Vonda 8 Towns, Paula 6 Johnson, Glory 5 Ely, Shyra 5 Evans, Peggy 5 Haave, Tanya 5 Jackson, Gwen 5 Shekinna, Stricklen 4 Charles, Daedra 4 Ely, Cindy 4 Johnson, Dana 4 Baugh, Vicki 3 Cain, Kelley 3 Freeman, Valerie 3 Frost, Sheila 3 Manning, Alicia 3 Noble, Cindy 3 Randall, Semeka 3 Snow, Michelle 3 Brewer, Alyssia 2  Juniors (2 or more) Holdsclaw, Chamique 16 Parker, Candace 13 Charles, Daedra 13 Johnson, Glory 12 Noble, Cindy 11 Stricklen, Stricklen 11 Johnson, Dana 9 Johnson, Tiffani 9 Ostrowski, Mary 9 Catchings, Tamika 8 Ely, Shyra 8 Frost, Sheila 8 Haave, Tanya 8 McCray, Nikki 8 Thompson, Pashen 7 Jackson, Gwen 6 Groover, Debbie 5 Horton, Karla 5 Snow, Michelle 5 Ward, Vonda 5

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Brogdon, Cindy 5 Fluker, Tye’sha 3 Towns, Paula 3 Butts, Tasha 3 Kelley Cain 2  Seniors (2 or more) Collins, Shelia 14 Harrison, Lisa 14 Charles, Daedra 13 Ostrowski, Mary 12 Holdsclaw, Chamique 9 Johnson, Dana 9 Webb, Lisa 9 Frost, Sheila 8 Rankin, Jill 8 Catchings, Tamika 7 Ely, Shyra 7 Anosike, Nicky 6 Gordon, Bridgette 6 Jackson, Gwen 6 Noble, Cindy 6 Butts, Tasha 3 Fuller, Alex 3 Robinson, Ashley 2  Most in a career (5 or more) Holdsclaw, Chamique 57 Parker, Candace 45 Ostrowski, Mary 35 Catchings, Tamika 32 Charles, Daedra 30 Frost, Sheila 30 Ely, Shyra 22 Horton, Karla 22 Johnson, Glory 22 Gordon, Bridgette 21 Groover, Debbie 20 Johnson, Dana 20 Noble, Cindy 20 Jackson, Gwen 18 Harrison, Lisa 17 Johnson, Tiffani 17 Stricklen, Shekinna 17 Collins, Shelia 15 Ward, Vonda 15 Haave, Tanya 14 Thompson, Pashen 14 Snow, Michelle 13 Anosike, Nicky 11 Webb, Lisa 11 McCray, Nikki 10 Towns, Paula 10 Evans, Peggy 9 Rankin, Jill 8 Cain, Kelley 8 Randall, Semeka 7 Butts, Tasha 6 Brogdon, Cindy 5  Points and Assists DD Clower, Susan 1 Henry, Lea 1 Hornbuckle, Alexis 1 Marciniak, Michelle 1 Marsh, Dawn 1 McGhee, Carla 1 Simmons, Meighan 1 Stricklen, Shekinna 1 Warlick, Holly 1 Zolman, Shanna 1

LADY VOL BASKETBALL /// 2011-12 GAME NOTES

AMAZING LADY VOL STREAKS No. 46 25 24 22 22 20 20 19 18 18 18 17 16 16 16 16 15 15 15 14 14 13 12 12 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 10 10 10

ALL-TIME WINNING STREAKS Began Broken Mar. 15, 1997 vs. Grambling (H) 91-54 ............................ Nov. 15, 1998 vs. Purdue (A) 68-78 Dec. 19, 2010 vs. Stanford (H) 82-72 .......................Mar. 28, 2011 vs. Notre Dame (N) 59-73 Nov. 16, 1998 vs. St. Joseph’s (H) 108-63 ................................Feb. 21, 1999 vs. LSU (A) 69-72 Feb. 2, 1989 vs. South Carolina (H) 60-54 ........... Dec. 9, 1989 vs. Louisiana Tech (H) 58-59 Jan. 11, 1988 vs. Georgia Tech (A) 96-79 ..............Apr. 1, 1988 vs. Louisiana Tech (N) 59-68 Jan. 23, 2000 vs. Kentucky (A) 71-65 ......................... Apr. 2, 2000 vs. Connecticut (N) 52-71 Jan. 2, 1993 vs. Old Dominion (A) 68-60 ...........................Mar. 6, 1993 vs. Georgia (N) 72-73 Jan. 7, 2003 vs. Old Dominion (A) 91-63 ...................................Mar. 9, 2003 vs. LSU (N) 62-78 Nov. 20, 2005 vs. Stetson (H) 83-33 ........................................Jan. 23, 2006 vs. Duke (A) 53-75 Jan. 2, 2001 vs. Rutgers (N) 58-51...................................Mar. 3, 2001 vs. Vanderbilt (N) 74-77 Jan. 21,1992 vs. Florida Atlantic (H) 108-26Mar. 26, 1992 vs. Western Kentucky (N) 70-75 Jan. 20, 1994 vs. Virginia Tech (H) 88-51 ...........Mar. 24, 1994 vs. Louisiana Tech (N) 68-71 Jan. 24, 2010 vs. LSU (A) 55-43 ......................................... March 27, 2010 vs. Baylor (N) 62-77 Mar. 18, 2007 vs. Drake (N) 76-37 ............................. Dec. 22, 2007 vs. Stanford (A) 69-73 OT Nov. 20, 1994 vs. Louisiana Tech (N) 69-62 ............Jan. 16, 1995 vs. Connecticut (A) 66-77 Jan. 14, 1978 vs. Missouri (A) 101-83 ...........................Mar. 18, 1978 vs. Maryland (N) 69-75 Feb. 17, 2008 vs. Vanderbilt (A) 81-68..............................Nov. 17, 2008 vs. Virginia (H) 83-82 Jan. 28, 1980 vs. LSU (H) 96-73 ................................ Mar. 8, 1980 vs. Old Dominion (N) 67-68 Feb 2, 1981 vs. Southern California (H) 78-71.Mar. 29, 1981 vs. Louisiana Tech (N) 59-79 Nov. 21, 1993 vs. Ohio State (N) 80-45 .............................Jan. 17, 1994 vs. Rutgers (A) 77-87 Dec. 17, 1982 vs. LSU (A) 83-73 ............................. Feb. 14, 1983 vs. Old Dominion (A) 66-90 Jan. 21, 1995 vs. Mississippi State (H) 81-58...............Mar. 6, 1995 vs. Vanderbilt (N) 61-67 Jan. 2, 2008 vs. DePaul (A) 102-68.............................................Feb. 14, 2008 vs. LSU (H) 62-78 Dec. 9, 1990 vs. Maryland (H) 82-71 ..................................Jan. 19, 1991 vs. Auburn (A) 65-70 Jan. 25, 2007 vs. Vanderbilt (A) 67-57 ........................................Mar. 3, 2007 vs. LSU (N) 54-63 Dec. 5, 2006 vs. Tennessee-Martin (H) 85-29 ..................... Jan. 22, 2007 vs. Duke (H) 70-74 Dec. 30, 2003 vs. George Washington (A) 65-51 ... Feb. 5, 2004 vs. Connecticut (H) 81-67 Nov. 16, 2001 vs. Chattanooga (A) 97-57 .................Jan. 5, 2002 vs. Connecticut (H) 72-86 Nov. 18, 2000 vs. DePaul (H) 94-52 ..........................Dec. 30, 2000 vs. Connecticut (A) 76-81 Nov. 19, 1999 vs. Tennessee-Martin (H) 133-60 .....Jan. 8, 2000 vs. Connecticut (H) 67-74 Jan. 25, 1982 vs. South Carolina (A) 87-81 ..................Feb. 28, 1982 vs. Kentucky (A) 74-80 Nov. 25, 1988 vs. Illinois (N) 81-50 ....................................... Jan. 7, 1989 vs. Auburn (A) 59-67 Jan. 2, 2005 vs. Old Dominion (A) 68-58 .................................Feb. 10, 2005 vs. LSU (A) 58-68 Feb. 3, 1990 vs. Auburn (H) 76-65 ....................................... Mar. 5, 1990 vs. Auburn (N) 77-78 Feb. 8, 1985 vs. Florida State (A) 67-56 ..................... Mar. 22, 1985 vs. Mississippi (N) 60-63

No. 69 40 38 37 26 25 24 22 20 17 13 12 11 11 10 10 10 9

ALL-TIME HOME WINNING STREAKS Began Broken Feb. 2, 1991 vs. Tennessee Tech 94-67..............................Jan. 6, 1996 vs. Connecticut 53-59 Jan. 12, 1997 vs. Kentucky 84-61 ............................... Nov. 14, 1999 vs. Louisiana Tech 64-69 Feb. 22, 2009 vs. Mississippi State 82-68 .................................Nov. 27, 2011 vs. Baylor 67-76 Feb. 21, 1976 vs. Cumberland 90-42 ..........................Mar. 10, 1979 vs. Old Dominion 72-74 Jan. 10, 2000 vs. Arkansas 79-69 ........................................Jan. 5, 2002 vs. Connecticut 72-86 Jan. 14, 1988 vs. Old Dominion 91-68 ........................ Dec. 9, 1989 vs. Louisiana Tech 58-59 Feb. 16, 2002 vs. Vanderbilt 75-68 ...............................................Dec. 28, 2003 vs. Texas 60-70 Dec. 12, 2004 vs. DePaul 78-63 ...........................................................Feb. 9, 2006 vs. LSU 69-72 Jan. 2, 1990 vs. Illinois 84-57 ......................................................Jan. 28, 1991 vs. Georgia 74-81 Feb. 1, 2007 vs. South Carolina 72-36 ............................................ Feb. 14, 2008 vs. LSU 62-78 Jan. 11, 1996 vs. Old Dominion 69-47 ............................Dec. 8, 1996 vs. Georgia (OT) 93-94 Jan. 21, 1982 vs. Clemson 91-60 ........................Nov. 30, 1982 vs. Old Dominion (OT) 72-78 Jan. 28, 1980 vs. Louisiana State 97-73 ......................................... Jan. 3, 1981 vs. UCLA 62-65 Feb. 15, 1986 vs. Vanderbilt 94-81 ..................................... Jan. 31, 1987 vs. Mississippi 65-69 Jan. 10, 1981 vs. Illinois State 64-52 ....................Nov. 22, 1981 vs. Stephen F. Austin 74-80 Nov. 12, 2006 vs. Chattanooga 102-72........................................ Jan. 22, 2007 vs. Duke 70-74 Nov. 23, 2008 vs. Louisiana Tech 94-59 .......................................Feb. 16, 2009 vs. Duke 62-54 Feb. 2, 1987 vs. Georgia Tech 100-74 ............................................ Dec. 9, 1987 vs. Texas 78-97

No. 23 21 17 11 11

ALL-TIME AWAY WINNING STREAKS Began Broken Jan. 7, 2003 vs. Old Dominion 91-63...........................................Nov. 25, 2004 vs. Texas 59-74 Jan. 2, 2008 vs. DePaul 102-68 ....................................................... Dec. 14, 2008 at Texas 59-73 Jan. 7, 2001 vs. Arkansas 76-61 ..............................................Feb. 2, 2002 vs. Vanderbilt 59-76 Dec. 17, 2006 vs. Texas 67-46 ...............................................................Mar. 3, 2007 vs. LSU 54-63 Nov. 23, 1997 vs. UT-Martin 73-32 ........................................... Nov. 15, 1998 vs. Purdue 68-78


TENNESSEE VS. ARKANSAS ď‚Ą JAN. 8, 2012

2011-12 BESTS & WORSTS For Tennessee... Most points ..........................92 (vs. UM, 11/15/11) Least points .......................64 (vs. UVa, 11/20/11) Biggest lead .....53, 2nd half(vs. ODU, 12/28/11) Biggest deficit....19, 2nd half (vs. Stanford) 12/20/11) Biggest lead in a loss...........9, 1st half (vs. SU, 12/20/11) Biggest deficit in a win....6, 1st half (vs. UM, 11/15/11) Biggest halftime lead ...........34 (vs. UTC, 1/3/12) Biggest halftime deficit.....7 (vs. Stanford, 12/20/11) Most first-half points .............50* (vs. UTC, 1/3/12) Best first-half FG% .........76.0 (vs. UCLA, 12/17/11) Fewest first-half points ...29 (vs. UVa, 11/20/11) Worst first-half FG% ........25.0 (vs. BU, 11/27/11) Most second-half points .. 53 (vs. PU, 11/13/11) Best second-half FG%....63.0 (vs. UCLA, 12/17/11) Fewest second-half points......32(vs. Texas 12/4/11) Worst second-half FG% ....32.3 (vs. MT, 11/29/11)

For Opponents... Most points ...........................97 Stanford, 12/20/11) Least points ............................... 37 (ODU, 12/28/11) Biggest lead ....................... 19, 2nd half (Stanford, 11/20/11) Biggest deficit..............53, 2nd half (ODU, 12/28/11) Biggest lead in a loss .....6, 1st half (UM, 11/15/11) Biggest deficit in a win.........9, 1st half (SU, 12/20/11) Biggest halftime lead ..... 7 (Stanford, 12/20/11) Biggest halftime deficit ............34, (UTC, 1/3/12) Most first-half points .................. 48 (SU, 12/20/11) Best first-half FG% ........47.5, (Stanford, 12/20/11) Fewest first-half points ..............16 (UTC, 1/3/12) Worst first-half FG% ................ 20.7 (UTC, 1/3/12) Most second-half points ........ 49 (SU, 12/20/11) Best second-half FG% ............ 62.1 (SU, 12/20/11) Fewest second-half points ... 17 (ODU, 12/28/11) Worst second-half FG% .... 20.0 (MTSU, 11/29/11)

Tennessee This Season... Tennessee led in the first half of 14 games. Tennessee has trailed in the first half of 11 games. Tennessee led at halftime of 11 games. Tennessee has trailed at halftime of 1 game. Tennessee was tied at halftime of 2 games. Tennessee led in the second half of 12 games. Tennessee never trailed in the second half of 9 games. Tennessee led in rebounding in 11 games. Tennessee was outrebounded in 3 games. Tennessee never trailed in 2 games.

THE LAST TIME... Tennessee scored 100 points ................................................................Jan. 6, 2011 vs. Alabama (UT 110, UA 45) Tennessee scored 90 points.......................................................................Dec. 28, 2011 vs. ODU (UT 90, ODU 37) Tennessee scored 60 points or less ................................................Mar. 28, 2011 vs. Notre Dame (ND 73, UT 59) Tennessee scored 50 points or less ..................................................... Jan. 21, 2010 at Georgia (UGA 53, UT 50) Tennessee gave up 100 points ...............................................................Mar. 6, 1987 vs. Auburn (AU 102, UT 96) Tennessee gave up 90 points ................................................................Dec. 20, 2011 vs. Stanford (SU 97, UT 80 ) Tennessee gave up 60 points or less .............................................. Jan. 5, 2012 vs. Georgia (UT 80, Georgia 51) Tennessee gave up 50 points or less ............................................................Jan. 3, 2012 vs. UTC(UT90, UTC 47) Tennessee gave up 40 points or less ......................................................Dec. 28, 2011 vs. ODU (UT 90, ODU 37) A Lady Vol scored 30 points............................... Mar. 30, 2008 vs. Notre Dame, Candace Parker, 34, (UT 74, ND 64) A Lady Vol scored 40 points..................................... Mar. 3, 1985 vs. Mississippi, Shelia Collins, 40, (UT 79, UM 71) A Lady Vol scored 50 points................................. Nov. 13, 1976 vs. Kentucky, Patricia Roberts, 51, (UT 107, UK 53) An opp. player scored 30 points ................................Feb. 28, 2010, Bianca Thomas, Ole Miss, 34, (UT 75, OM 63) An opp. player scored 40 points ............................Dec. 20, 2011, Nnemka Ogumike, Stanford, 42, (SU 97, UT 80) An opposing player scored 50 points ....................................................................................................Never No Lady Vol scored in double figures......................................Mar. 29, 2002 vs. Connecticut (UCONN 79, UT 56) No opposing player scored in double figures..................................Mar. 19, 2011 vs. Stetson (UT 99, UM 34) A Lady Vol had 20 rebounds...................... Mar. 16, 1991 vs. SW Missouri St., Daedra Charles, 22, (UT 55, SWM 47) A Lady Vol had 25 rebounds......................................................................................................................Never An opposing player had 20 rebounds ............................Apr. 6, 2008 vs. LSU, Sylvia Fowles, 20, (UT 47, LSU 46) An opposing player had 25 rebounds ...................................................................................................Never A Lady Vol had 10 assists .................................... Jan. 6, 2011 vs. Alabama, Meighan Simmons, 11, (UT 110, UA 45) A Lady Vol had 15 assists ................................................ Mar. 6, 1988 vs. Georgia, Dawn Marsh, 18, (UT 82, UG 76) An opposing player had 10 assists ..................Nov. 27, 2010 vs. Georgetown, Rubylee Wright, 11, (GU 69, UT 58) An opposing player had 15 assists ..........................................................................................................Never A Lady Vol made 5+ three-pointers ......................... Dec. 4, 2011, vs. Texas, Shekinna Stricklen 5, (UT 73, Texas 57) A Lady Vol made 8 three-pointers ............................... Dec.1, 2010 vs. Lamar, Meighan Simmons, 8, (UT 99, LU 55) A Lady Vol made 10 three-pointers ........................................................................................................Never An opp. player made 5+ three-pointers........................Jan. 2, 2012, Camille Glymph, Auburn, 5, (UT 73, AU 52) An opp. player made 8 three-pointers .................Dec. 21, 1992, Molly Goodenbour, Stanford, 9, (UT 84, SU 79) An opposing player made 10 three-pointers ......................................................................................Never Tennessee shot 60 percent FG .......................................... Dec. 17, 2011 vs. UCLA, .692 (36-52), (UT 85, UCLA 64) Tennessee shot 55 percent FG ........................................March 19, 2011 vs. Stetson, .557 (39-70), (UT 99, SU 34) Tennessee shot 40 percent FG or lower .......................... Dec. 4, 2011 vs. Texas, .368 (25-68), (UT 73, Texas 57) Tennessee shot 30 percent FG or lower .......................... Nov. 27, 2011 vs Baylor, .293 (24-82), (BU 76, UT 67) Tennessee shot 25 percent FG or lower ...........................Dec. 14, 2010 at Baylor, .250 (18-72), (BU 65, UT 54) An opponent shot 60 percent FG ........................................Nov. 25, 2004, Texas, .604 (29-48), (UT 59, Texas 74) An opponent shot 55 percent FG .....................................Feb. 12, 2006, Vanderbilt, .566 (30-53), (UT 70, VU 67) An opponent shot 40 percent FG or lower .......................Jan. 5, 2012,Georgia, .349 (22-63), (UT 80, UGA 51) An opponent shot 30 percent FG or lower ......................Nov. 29, 2011, MTSU, .238 (15-63), (UT 82, MTSU 43 An opponent shot 20 percent FG or lower .....................Mar. 19, 2011, Stetson, .182 (12-66), (UT 99, SU 34) Tennessee won 20 games in a row ................................................ Dec.19, 2010-Mar. 28, 2011 25-game streak Tennessee won 15 games in a row ................................................ Dec.19, 2010-Mar. 28, 2011 25-game streak Tennessee won 10 games in a row ................................................ Dec.19, 2010-Mar. 28, 2011 25-game streak Tennessee lost 3 games in a row .......................................................Feb. 5, 1986-Feb. 10, 1986, 3-game streak Tennessee lost 5 games in a row ......................................................Jan. 28, 1970-Jan. 22, 1971, 5-game streak Tennessee won 60 home games in a row....................................... Feb. 2, 1991-Jan. 6, 1996, 69-game streak Tennessee won 50 home games in a row....................................... Feb. 2, 1991-Jan. 6, 1996, 69-game streak Tennessee won 40 home games in a row................................... Jan. 12, 1997-Nov. 14, 1999, 40-game streak Tennessee won 10 road games in a row ...................................... Jan. 2, 2008-Dec. 14, 2008, 19-game streak Tennessee won 15 road games in a row ......................................Jan. 23, 2000-Jan. 27, 2002, 26-game streak Tennessee won 20 road games in a row ......................................Jan. 23, 2000-Jan. 27, 2002, 26-game streak Tennessee won 25 road games in a row ......................................Jan. 23, 2000-Jan. 27, 2002, 26-game streak Tennessee lost 3 road games in a row .............................................. Jan. 24 1986-Feb. 5, 1986, 3-game streak Tennessee lost 5 road games in a row ........................................... Jan. 25, 2009-Feb. 26, 2009, 5-game streak ď š TOUGHEST PLACES TO PLAY

1. Thompson-Boling Arena Tennessee 341-20 (94.45%) 2. Gampel Arena Connecticut 268-17 (94.03%) 3. XL Center Connecticut 117-11 (91.40%) 4. Thomas Assembly Center Louisiana Tech 403-40 (90.97%) 5. Dahlberg Arena Montana 449-57 (88.73%)

6. Jon M. Huntsman Utah 428-64 (86.99%) 7. McGrath Arena DePaul 135-22 (84.98%) 8. Frank Erwin Center Texas 428-80 (84.25%) 9. Comcast Center Maryland 125-26 (82.78%) 10. Beard-Eaves Memorial Coliseum Auburn 354-79 (81.75%)

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TENNESSEE VS. ARKANSAS ď‚Ą JAN. 8, 2012 2011-12 LADY VOL HIGHS AND LOWS INDIVIDUAL Points ...................................................................27, Shekinna Stricklen vs. Stanford 12/20/11 Field Goals ...........................................................10, Shekinna Stricklen vs. Stanford 12/20/11 Field Goal Attempts .............................................. 22, Shekinna Stricklen vs. Baylor 11/27/11 Field Goal Percentage (min. 10 att.)....................................................................70.0 (7-10) ...............................................................................................Glory Johnson vs. Miami 11/15/11 3-Pt Field Goals ........................................................... 5, Shekinna Stricklen vs. Texas 12/4/11 3-Pt Field Goal Attempts ................................................10, Taber Spani at Virginia 11/20/11 3-Pt. Field Goal Percentage (min. 4 att.) ..............................................................75.0 (3-4) ................................................................................ Shekinna Stricklen vs. Pepperdine 11/13/11 Free Throws ................................................................10, Glory Johnson vs. Stanford 12/20/11 Free Throw Attempts .................................................. 13, Glory Johnson at Virginia 11/20/11 Free Throw Percentage (min. 4 att.)....................................................................100.0 (4-4) ...................................................................................................Vicki Baugh vs. Baylor 11/27/11 Offensive Rebounds .........................................................7, Alicia Manning vs. ODU 12/28/11 Defensive Rebounds ...................................................9, Alicia Manning vs. DePaul 12/11/11 Total Rebounds ...............................................................15, Alicia Manning vs. ODU 12/28/11 Assists .................................................................................9*, Cierra Burdick vs. ODU 12/28/11 Turnovers ....................................................................7, Ariel Massengale at Virginia 11/20/11 Blocks ............................................................................... 3*, Vicki Baugh vs. Rutgers 12/13/11 Steals ...................................................................................6, Alicia Manning vs ODU 12/28/11

INDIVIDUAL Points ........................................................................42, Nnemka Ogumike, Stanford 12/20/11 Field Goals ................................................................19, Nnemka Ogumike, Stanford 12/20/11 Field Goal Attempts ......................................................28, Riquna Williams, Miami 11/15/11 Field Goal Percentage (min. 10 att.)...............................................................................70.3 ..............................................................................(19-27), Nnemka Ogumike, Stanford 12/20/11 3-Pt Field Goals .................................................................5*, Camille Glymph, Auburn 1/2/12 3-Pt Field Goal Attempts ..................................................... 14, Kortni Jones, MTSU 11/29/11 3-Pt. Field Goal Percentage (min. 4 att.) .....66.7 (4-6), Ashleigh Fontenette, Texas 12/4/11 Free Throws ........................................................................ 14, Odyssey Sims, Baylor 11/27/11 Free Throw Attempts ........................................................ 15, Odyssey Sims, Baylor 11/27/11 Free Throw Percentage (min. 4 att.)....................................................................100.0 (5-5) .......................................................................................Riquna Williams, Pepperdine, 11/13/11 Offensive Rebounds ..................................................8, Nnemka Ogumike, Stanford 12/20/11 Defensive Rebounds .................................................9, Nnemka Ogumike, Stanford 12/20/11 Total Rebounds ........................................................17, Nnemka Ogumike, Stanford 12/20/11 Assists ................................................................................9*, Yvonne Anderson, Texas 12/4/11 Turnovers .............................................................................7*,Anna Martin, DePaul, 12/11/11 Blocks .................................................................................. 7, Brittney Griner, Baylor 11/27/11 Steals .....................................................................................5,Lexie Gerson, Virginia, 11/20/11

TEAM HIGH 92, Miami 37, ODU 82, Baylor 69.2, UCLA 11*, Texas 24, Baylor 62.5, Pepperdine 28, Auburn1 35, DePaul 90.3, Auburn1 56, Baylor 26, ODU 24, Virginia 10, Pepperdine 16, ODU 23, Pepperdine 16,623 Baylor 7,329 at Stanford

TEAM HIGH 97, Stanford 37, Stanford 71, Miami 53.6, Stanford 9, Stanford 28, DePaul 43.8, Auburn 22, Baylor 27, Pepperdine 91.7, Baylor 45, Miami 20, Stanford 25,Auburn 10, Baylor 13, Virginia 26*, Auburn

Points Field Goals Made Field Goals Attempted Field Goal Percentage 3-Point Field Goals Made 3-Point Field Goals Attempted 3-Point Field Goal Percentage Free Throws Made Free Throws Attempted Free Throw Percentage Rebounds Assists Turnovers Blocked Shots Steals Personal Fouls Home Attendance Away/Neutral Attendance

LOW 64, at Virginia 21*, at Auburn1 52, UCLA 29.3, Baylor 0, vs. DePaul 5, vs. DePaul 00.0 vs. DePaul 6, UCLA 10, UCLA 52.4, at Virginia 28, UCLA 9, vs. DePaul 9, Texas 1, Auburn1 5, Baylor 9, UCLA 11,754, UTC 2,025 at UCLA

* Indicates the most recent instance of a high/low that occurred more than one time during the season.

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2011-12 OPPONENT HIGHS AND LOWS

LADY VOL BASKETBALL /// 2011-12 GAME NOTES

Points Field Goals Made Field Goals Attempted Field Goal Percentage 3-Point Field Goals Made 3-Point Field Goals Attempted 3-Point Field Goal Percentage Free Throws Made Free Throws Attempted Free Throw Percentage Rebounds Assists Turnovers Blocked Shots Steals Personal Fouls

LOW 37, ODU 15*, ODU 51, Auburn1 23.8, MTSU 3*, UTC 12, Virginia 16.0, MTSU 3*, Georgia 6*, Georgia 50.0*, Georgia 28, UTC 5, MTSU 9*, Stanford 0*, UTC 3*, Georgia 10, Baylor

* Indicates the most recent instance of a high/low that occurred more than one time during the season.


2011-12 Lady Vol Basketball TENNESSEE Combined Team Statistics (as of Jan 05, 2012) All games RECORD: ALL GAMES CONFERENCE NON-CONFERENCE

OVERALL 11-3 2-0 9-3

HOME 7-1 1-0 6-1

AWAY 3-2 1-0 2-2

##

Player

gp-gs

Total 3-Point min avg fg-fga fg% 3fg-fga 3fg%

F-Throw ft-fta ft%

40 25 13 10 05 21 15 11 20 01 04

STRICKLEN, Shekinna JOHNSON, Glory SPANI, Taber SIMMONS, Meighan MASSENGALE, Ariel BAUGH, Vicki MANNING, Alicia BURDICK, Cierra HARRISON, Isabelle BASS, Briana WILLIAMS, Kamiko Team Total.......... Opponents......

14-14 14-14 10-10 14-9 11-10 13-9 14-4 14-0 14-0 9-0 2-0

461 410 298 378 292 273 262 185 156 85 25

31-41 61-88 9-13 28-40 11-17 33-43 11-14 18-25 22-30 9-10 2-2

14 14

2825 2825

TEAM STATISTICS SCORING Points per game Scoring margin FIELD GOALS-ATT Field goal pct 3 POINT FG-ATT 3-point FG pct 3-pt FG made per game FREE THROWS-ATT Free throw pct F-Throws made per game REBOUNDS Rebounds per game Rebounding margin ASSISTS Assists per game TURNOVERS Turnovers per game Turnover margin Assist/turnover ratio STEALS Steals per game BLOCKS Blocks per game ATTENDANCE Home games-Avg/Game Neutral site-Avg/Game Score by Periods TENNESSEE Opponents

1st 2nd 556 554 410 427

32.9 29.3 29.8 27.0 26.5 21.0 18.7 13.2 11.1 9.4 12.5

UT 1116 79.7 +19.1 393-894 .440 95-244 .389 6.8 235-323 .728 16.8 652 46.6 +11.1 218 15.6 216 15.4 +0.9 1.0 125 8.9 66 4.7 107131 8-13391 OT 6 11

79-183 69-118 43-96 53-155 35-79 38-65 28-67 20-47 18-57 9-20 1-7

.432 .585 .448 .342 .443 .585 .418 .426 .316 .450 .143

25-68 0-0 24-50 22-69 15-31 1-1 1-3 1-5 0-1 6-15 0-1

393-894 .440 95-244 318-883 .360 72-267 OPP 848 60.6 318-883 .360 72-267 .270 5.1 140-196 .714 10.0 496 35.4 168 12.0 229 16.4 0.7 94 6.7 50 3.6 31927 5-5288 1-5486 Totals 1116 848

.368 .000 .480 .319 .484

Rebounds def tot avg

34 58 92 55 78 133 12 25 37 7 29 36 8 21 29 1.000 36 61 97 .333 25 45 70 .200 9 21 30 .000 25 30 55 .400 1 5 6 .000 1.000 5 0 5 37 25 62 .389 235-323 .728 254 398 652 .270 140-196 .714 197 299 496

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Date 11/13/11 11/15/11 11/20/11 11/27/11 11/29/11 12/04/11 12/11/11 12/13/11 12/17/11 12/20/11 12/28/11 01/01/12 01/03/12 01/05/12

.756 .693 .692 .700 .647 .767 .786 .720 .733 .900

off

NEUTRAL 1-0 0-0 1-0

6.6 9.5 3.7 2.6 2.6 7.5 5.0 2.1 3.9 0.7 2.5

pf dq

31 34 12 19 23 29 15 18 19 3 1

46.6 204 35.4 260

Opponent PEPPERDINE #7/7 MIAMI at Virginia #1/1 BAYLOR MIDDLE TENNESSEE #21/22 TEXAS vs #20/21 DePaul at #11/11 Rutgers at UCLA at #4/4 Stanford OLD DOMINION at Auburn CHATTANOOGA #16/15 GEORGIA

* = Conference game & = Maggie Dixon Classic (New York, N.Y.)

pts

avg

30 8 24 214 30 13 20 199 20 4 4 119 32 7 12 156 22 0 18 96 30 14 10 110 14 1 23 68 16 8 5 59 13 11 4 58 8 0 2 33 1 0 3 4

15.3 14.2 11.9 11.1 8.7 8.5 4.9 4.2 4.1 3.7 2.0

1 218 216 66 125 1116 - 168 229 50 94 848

79.7 60.6

0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

a

25 16 21 26 54 19 24 17 3 7 6

W W Lot L W W W W W L W W W W

to blk stl

Score 89-57 92-76 64-69 67-76 82-43 73-57 84-61 67-61 85-64 80-97 90-37 73-52 90-47 80-51

Att. 12147 12151 6450 16623 11861 13465 5486 6368 2025 7329 15409 4269 11754 13721


2011-12 Lady Vol Basketball TENNESSEE Points-Rebounds-Assists (as of Jan 07, 2012) All games

Opponent

Date

Score

PEPPERDINE #7/7 MIAMI at Virginia #1/1 BAYLOR MIDDLE TENNESSEE #21/22 TEXAS vs #20/21 DePaul at #11/11 Rutgers at UCLA at #4/4 Stanford OLD DOMINION at Auburn CHATTANOOGA #16/15 GEORGIA

11/13/11 11/15/11 11/20/11 11/27/11 11/29/11 12/04/11 12/11/11 12/13/11 12/17/11 12/20/11 12/28/11 01/01/12 01/03/12 01/05/12

89-57 92-76 64-69 67-76 82-43 73-57 84-61 67-61 85-64 80-97 90-37 73-52 90-47 80-51

Opponent

Date

Score

PEPPERDINE #7/7 MIAMI at Virginia #1/1 BAYLOR MIDDLE TENNESSEE #21/22 TEXAS vs #20/21 DePaul at #11/11 Rutgers at UCLA at #4/4 Stanford OLD DOMINION at Auburn CHATTANOOGA #16/15 GEORGIA

11/13/11 11/15/11 11/20/11 11/27/11 11/29/11 12/04/11 12/11/11 12/13/11 12/17/11 12/20/11 12/28/11 01/01/12 01/03/12 01/05/12

89-57 92-76 64-69 67-76 82-43 73-57 84-61 67-61 85-64 80-97 90-37 73-52 90-47 80-51

W W L L W W W W W L W W W W

W W L L W W W W W L W W W W

01

04

BASS,BRIAN

WILLIAMS,K

10-0-0 DNP 0-0-0 DNP 4-2-3 0-0-0 0-1-1 DNP 1-0-0 DNP 9-0-2 DNP 9-3-1 0-0-0

DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP 2-3-4 2-2-2

05

10

MASSENGALE SIMMONS,ME

2-3-5 11-4-9 2-4-7 4-1-4 14-4-5 10-3-5 DNP DNP DNP 0-1-1 11-1-5 4-4-2 19-1-2 19-3-9

13-3-1 18-4-3 3-1-0 2-3-3 5-1-2 10-1-1 9-3-2 13-6-1 18-4-3 13-2-4 12-0-1 20-4-2 10-2-2 10-2-1

20

21

25

40

HARRISON,I

BAUGH,VICK

JOHNSON,GL

STRICKLEN,

5-8-0 4-2-0 6-7-0 0-7-1 7-9-0 1-4-0 6-2-0 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0 10-3-1 2-2-0 13-8-1 4-1-0

8-7-3 6-4-3 DNP 17-10-3 2-3-0 17-11-2 6-0-0 6-7-3 14-12-2 2-3-0 11-12-2 4-9-0 9-9-1 8-10-0

17-13-0 16-9-0 15-5-3 9-11-2 9-9-2 11-10-1 16-9-0 9-6-1 17-5-2 18-6-0 16-11-1 14-13-2 10-13-2 22-13-0

13-6-2 15-7-1 16-14-1 25-12-1 12-5-0 20-8-3 12-9-3 22-9-2 11-1-1 27-3-2 8-4-0 17-1-3 4-5-3 12-8-3

11

13

15

BURDICK,CI

SPANI,TABE

MANNING,AL

7-1-2 0-0-0 0-1-1 0-0-0 14-10-0 0-3-3 15-2-0 0-1-0 4-0-0 2-0-0 4-5-9 2-2-0 8-3-2 3-2-0

11-4-5 20-5-3 22-3-0 10-2-0 8-4-2 4-5-1 8-4-1 13-5-3 14-0-4 9-5-2 DNP DNP DNP DNP

3-6-2 2-0-0 0-3-1 0-1-1 7-5-1 0-0-0 12-12-2 4-6-1 6-3-4 9-4-2 9-15-5 10-5-3 6-5-1 0-5-1


2011-12 Lady Vol Basketball TENNESSEE Combined Team Statistics (as of Jan 06, 2012) Conference games RECORD: ALL GAMES CONFERENCE NON-CONFERENCE

OVERALL 2-0 2-0 0-0 Total

##

Player

25 JOHNSON, Glory 10 SIMMONS, Meighan 40 STRICKLEN, Shekinn 05 MASSENGALE, Ariel 21 BAUGH, Vicki 15 MANNING, Alicia 20 HARRISON, Isabelle 11 BURDICK, Cierra 04 WILLIAMS, Kamiko 01 BASS, Briana

Team Total.......... Opponents...... TEAM STATISTICS SCORING Points per game Scoring margin FIELD GOALS-ATT Field goal pct 3 POINT FG-ATT 3-point FG pct 3-pt FG made per game FREE THROWS-ATT Free throw pct F-Throws made per game REBOUNDS Rebounds per game Rebounding margin ASSISTS Assists per game TURNOVERS Turnovers per game Turnover margin Assist/turnover ratio STEALS Steals per game BLOCKS Blocks per game ATTENDANCE Home games-Avg/Game Neutral site-Avg/Game Score by Periods TENNESSEE Opponents

gp-gs

min

avg fg-fga

2-2 2-2 2-2 2-2 2-0 2-2 2-0 2-0 1-0 1-0

64 66 72 71 36 45 12 22 9 3

32.0 13-20 33.0 9-26 36.0 10-33 35.5 9-17 18.0 2-7 22.5 3-10 6.0 2-8 11.0 1-5 9.0 0-5 3.0 0-0

2 2

400

49-131 41-114

400

UT 153 76.5 +25.0 49-131 .374 7-29 .241 3.5 48-59 .814 24.0 101 50.5 +19.0 28 14.0 29 14.5 +4.0 1.0 18 9.0 2 1.0 13721 1-13721 -

1st 2nd Totals 67 86 153 56 47 103

HOME 1-0 1-0 0-0 3-Point

fg% 3fg-fga

AWAY 1-0 1-0 0-0

F-Throw

Rebounds

ft-fta

ft%

off

def

0-0 3-12 2-12 2-4 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-0

.000 10-16 .250 9-10 .167 7-8 .500 3-4 .000 8-8 .000 4-4 .000 2-3 .000 3-4 .000 2-2 .000 0-0

.625 .900 .875 .750

.374 7-29 .360 11-37

.241 48-59 .297 10-18

.814 .556

10 1 3 3 5 5 1 3 2 0 9 42 18

16 26 13.0 5 6 3.0 6 9 4.5 4 7 3.5 14 19 9.5 5 10 5.0 2 3 1.5 1 4 2.0 0 2 2.0 0 0 0.0 6 15 59 101 50.5 45 63 31.5

.650 .346 .303 .529 .286 .300 .250 .200 .000 .000

OPP 103 51.5 41-114 .360 11-37 .297 5.5 10-18 .556 5.0 63 31.5 20 10.0 37 18.5 0.5 10 5.0 15 7.5 4269 1-4269 0-0

3fg%

NEUTRAL 0-0 0-0 0-0

* *

Date 01/01/12 01/05/12

1.000 1.000

.667 .750 1.000

.000

tot

avg

Opponent at Auburn #16/15 GEORGIA

* = Conference game & = Maggie Dixon Classic (New York, N.Y.)

pf dq

a

4 3 2 4 4 2 2 2 0 0

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

2 3 6 11 0 4 0 0 2 0

23 47

0 -

28 20

W W

to blk stl

pts

avg

6 5 2 3 6 3 2 2 0 0

36 30 29 23 12 10 6 5 2 0

18.0 15.0 14.5 11.5 6.0 5.0 3.0 2.5 2.0 0.0

29 2 18 153 37 15 10 103

76.5 51.5

1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0

Score 73-52 80-51

5 1 6 1 1 2 0 1 1 0

Att. 4269 13721


2011-12 Lady Vol Basketball TENNESSEE Combined Team Statistics (as of Jan 07, 2012) since Stanford loss RECORD: ALL GAMES CONFERENCE NON-CONFERENCE

OVERALL 4-0 2-0 2-0 Total

gp-gs

min

04 WILLIAMS, Kamiko

4-4 4-4 4-4 4-4 4-0 4-0 4-4 3-0 4-0 2-0

110 115 110 117 78 46 95 39 65 25

Team Total.......... Opponents......

4 4

800

##

Player

25 JOHNSON, Glory 05 MASSENGALE, Ariel 10 SIMMONS, Meighan 40 STRICKLEN, Shekinn 21 BAUGH, Vicki 20 HARRISON, Isabelle 15 MANNING, Alicia 01 BASS, Briana 11 BURDICK, Cierra

TEAM STATISTICS SCORING Points per game Scoring margin FIELD GOALS-ATT Field goal pct 3 POINT FG-ATT 3-point FG pct 3-pt FG made per game FREE THROWS-ATT Free throw pct F-Throws made per game REBOUNDS Rebounds per game Rebounding margin ASSISTS Assists per game TURNOVERS Turnovers per game Turnover margin Assist/turnover ratio STEALS Steals per game BLOCKS Blocks per game ATTENDANCE Home games-Avg/Game Neutral site-Avg/Game Score by Periods TENNESSEE Opponents

3-Point

avg fg-fga

27.5 28.8 27.5 29.3 19.5 11.5 23.8 13.0 16.3 12.5

800

UT 333 83.2 +36.5 120-278 .432 22-66 .333 5.5 71-90 .789 17.8 210 52.5 +21.8 73 18.3 53 13.3 +6.0 1.4 44 11.0 16 4.0 40884 3-13628 -

1st 2nd Totals 167 166 333 92 95 187

HOME 3-0 1-0 2-0 F-Throw ft%

0-0 9-11 7-25 2-17 0-0 0-0 0-0 4-9 0-3 0-1

.000 16-23 .818 6-9 .280 9-10 .118 9-10 .000 12-16 .000 5-7 .000 7-7 .444 2-2 .000 3-4 .000 2-2

.696 .667 .900 .900 .750 .714

120-278 .432 22-66 73-229 .319 18-70

.333 71-90 .257 23-36

.789 .639

.575 .655 .340 .319 .526 .444 .360 .462 .389 .143

OPP 187 46.8 73-229 .319 18-70 .257 4.5 23-36 .639 5.8 123 30.8 39 9.8 77 19.3 0.5 20 5.0 17 4.3 4269 1-4269 0-0

3fg%

* *

Date 12/28/11 01/01/12 01/03/12 01/05/12

NEUTRAL 0-0 0-0 0-0

Rebounds

ft-fta

23-40 19-29 18-53 15-47 10-19 12-27 9-25 6-13 7-18 1-7

fg% 3fg-fga

AWAY 1-0 1-0 0-0

1.000 1.000

.750 1.000

off

tot

avg

to blk stl

pts

avg

20 30 50 3 6 9 3 5 8 7 11 18 13 27 40 7 7 14 13 17 30 1 2 3 7 5 12 5 0 5 14 7 21 93 117 210 47 76 123

def

12.5 2.3 2.0 4.5 10.0 3.5 7.5 1.0 3.0 2.5

4 6 7 6 8 3 3 1 6 1

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

5 18 6 9 3 2 10 3 11 6

9 7 7 5 10 3 5 0 6 1

62 53 52 41 32 29 25 18 17 4

15.5 13.3 13.0 10.3 8.0 7.3 6.3 6.0 4.3 2.0

52.5 30.8

45 75

0 -

73 39

53 16 44 333 77 17 20 187

83.2 46.8

Opponent OLD DOMINION at Auburn CHATTANOOGA #16/15 GEORGIA

* = Conference game & = Maggie Dixon Classic (New York, N.Y.)

pf dq

a

W W W W

4 0 2 1 5 2 0 0 2 0

Score 90-37 73-52 90-47 80-51

8 7 2 8 3 1 9 1 2 3

Att. 15409 4269 11754 13721


1

SENIOR

BRIANA BASS

5-2 /// Guard Indianapolis, Ind. (North Central H.S.)

 BY THE NUMBERS

In SEC Play

2011-12 SEASON HIGHS

Versus Non-Conference Opponents

Points Rebounds Assists Steals Blocks Field Goals 3-Pointers Free Throws Minutes

10 3 3 1 0 3 3 4 19

• Came off the bench to see three minutes of action against #15/16 Georgia (1/5)

Pepperdine, 11/13/11 Chattanooga, 1/3/12 MTSU, 11/29/11 Old Dominion, 12/28/11* Chattanooga, 1/3/12* Chattanooga, 1/3/12 Pepperdine, 11/13/11 Old Dominion, 12/28/11

CAREER HIGHS Points Rebounds Assists Steals Blocks Field Goals 3-Pointers Free Throws Minutes

14 6 8 4 0 4 3 6 37

Duke, 2/16/09 Texas, 12/14/08 DePaul 11/30/08 Middle Tennessee 12/11/08 Old Dominion, 12/30/09 Chattanooga, 1/3/12* Duke, 2/16/09 Old Dominion, 12/18/08

SEC HIGHS

• Put up nine points on a 3-5 showing from beyond the arc in 17 minutes of action against Chattanooga (1/3) • Tallied nine points against Old Dominion (12/28) on 3-8 shooting, seeing a season-high 19 minutes • Came off the bench for the final minute of the UCLA game (12/17), making a trip to the free throw line and hitting one of two shots from the stripe • Saw eight minutes against DePaul (12/11), dishing out an assist and picking up a defensive board • Came off the bench to see two minutes of action against Texas (12/4) • Saw a season-high 16 minutes off the bench versus the Middle Tennessee (11/29), tallying four points • Came up with two rebounds and three assists, also season highs, in the contest • Saw seven minutes of action against Virginia (11/20); went 0-1 from the floor (a three-point attempt) and committed two turnovers. • Scored 10 points off the bench against Pepperdine (11/13) where she was perfect from the floor (2-2 three point attempts) and perfect from the line (4-4 free throw attempts)

Points 7 Arkansas, 1/22/09 Rebounds 3 Kentucky, 2/19/09 Assists 4 Alabama, 2/12/09 Exhibition Performance Steals 1 Florida, 1/13/11* • Saw 15 minutes of action against Carson-Newman Blocks 0 (11/1) Field Goals 2 Alabama, 3/5/09 • Picked up a defensive rebound in the win 3-Pointers 1 Georgia, 3/5/11* Free Throws 4 Arkansas, 1/22/09 • Played 17 minutes against Union (11/8), taking two Minutes 29 Florida, 2/8/09 looks from behind the arc, but missing both shots *indicates most recent occurrenceTENNESSEE Individual Game-by-Game (as

All games

#01 BASS, Briana

2011-12 SEASON STATISTICS O p p o n en t

P E P P E R D IN E at V irg in ia M ID D L E T E N N E S S E E TEXAS vs D eP a u l at U C L A O LD D O M IN IO N CHATTANOOGA #16/15 G E O R G IA T otals G am e s p la ye d : 9 M inutes/g a m e : 9 .4 P oints/g a m e : 3 .7 F G P ct: 4 5 .0 3F G P ct: 4 0 .0 F T P ct: 9 0 .0

D ate

11/13/ 11/20/ 11/29/ 12/04/ 12/11/ 12/17/ 12/28/ 01/03/ 01/05/

of Jan 05, 2012)

gs

0

m in

12 7 16 2 8 1 19 17 3 85

To tal 3-Po in ters Free th ro w s fg -fg a p c t 3fg -fg a p c t ft-fta pct

2-2 0-1 1-4 0-0 0-0 0-0 3-8 3-5 0-0 9-20

1.0 0 .0 0 .2 5 .0 0 .0 0 .0 0 .3 7 .6 0 .0 0 .4 5

2 -2 0 -1 0 -3 0 -0 0 -0 0 -0 1 -4 3 -5 0 -0 6 -1 5

1 .0 0 .0 0 .0 0 .0 0 .0 0 .0 0 .2 5 .6 0 .0 0 .4 0

4 -4 0 -0 2 -2 0 -0 0 -0 1 -2 2 -2 0 -0 0 -0 9 -1 0

1 .0 0 .0 0 1 .0 0 .0 0 .0 0 .5 0 1 .0 0 .0 0 .0 0 .9 0

o ff

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1

R eb o u n d s d ef to t av g

0 0 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 5

R e b o u n d s/g a m e : 0.7 A ssists/gam e: 0.8 T u rn o ve rs/g a m e : 0.9 A ssist/turnover ra tio : 0.9 S te a ls/g a m e : 0.2 #04 W IL L IA M S, K am ik o

0 0 2 0 1 0 0 3 0 6

0.0 0.0 0.7 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.8 0.7 0.7

pf

2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3

a t/o b lk s tl

0 0 3 0 1 0 2 1 0 7

2 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 8

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2

p ts av g

10 0 4 0 0 1 9 9 0 33

10.0 5.0 4.7 3.5 2.8 2.5 3.4 4.1 3.7 3.7


RS SENIOR

VICKI BAUGH

6-4 /// Forward Sacramento, Calif. (Sacramento H.S.)

21

In SEC Play

 BY THE NUMBERS

in eight minutes • Contributed two points and three boards in her limited floor time • Posted first double-double since the 2008-09 season with a career-high 17 points and 10 rebounds against J#1 anBaylor 05, (11/27) 2012) • Knocked down first career three pointer against BayA ll g am es lor with 44 seconds left in the contest • Scored six points and pulled down 4 boards in the Versus Non-Conference Opponents #20 H A R R ISO N , Is ab elle • Tied a season best with two steals against Chattanoo- start against #7 Miami (11/16) • Saw 19 minutes of action and went 3-4 from the floor ga (1/3), adding to her nine-point, nine-board night To tal 3-Po in ters Free th ro w s R eb o u n d s • Came off the bench to record a double-double in the contest fg -fg a Old pDominion c t 3fg -fg(12/28), a p c tputting ft-ftaup 11p points c t o ff • Made d ef the to start t avagainst g p f Pepperdine a t/o b lk(11/13) s tl after p ts makav g against ing only one start in all of 2010-11 (Vanderbilt) 0-1 . 0 0 0 -0 . 0 0 5 -6 . 8 3 1 7 8 8.0 1 0 2 1 1 5 5.0 and 12 rebounds in the win 19 1-4 herself . 2 5 in foul 0 -1 trouble . 0 0again2against -2 1#4 .0 0Stan- 1 • Scored 1 eight 2 points 5.0 and 0 tallied 0 1 seven 1 rebounds 0 4 in4.5 • Found 2-4 5 0 played 0 -0 only 16 . 0 0minutes 2 -3 in the. 6start 6 3 minutes 4 of7action 5.7against 2 the 0 Waves 3 2 0 6 5.0 ford (12/20) .and bal0-6 . 0three 0 rebounds, 0 -0 . 0two 0 points 0 -0 and a. 0steal 0 in 4 • Contributed 3 7 three 6.0 blocks 2 1and1three0 assists 0 in 0the 3.8 • Contributed anced performance her time on the floor

• Went a perfect 2-2 from the floor and 4-4 from the line to tally eight points against Georgia (1/5); also pulled down 10 boards in the win 2011-12 SEASON HIGHS • Saw 16 minutes off the bench against Auburn (1/1); Points 17 Texas, 12/4/11* had a poor but emanaged TEN N ESSEE In dshooting iv id u alperformance G am e-b (0-5), y -G am (as o f Rebounds 12 Old Dominion, 12/28/11 to pull down nine boards in the win

Assists Steals Blocks Field Goals 3-Pointers Free Throws O p p o n en t Minutes

3 2 3 8 1 4 35

Rutgers, 12/13/11* Chattanooga, 1/3/12* Rutgers, 12/13/11* Texas, 12/4/11 Baylor, 11/27/11 DePaul, 12/11/11* ate g s m in Texas, D 12/4/11

P E P P E R D IN E 11/13/ 13 M IA M I 11/15/ 9 CAREER HIGHS at V irg in ia 11/20/ 19 Points 17 Texas, 12/4/11* BRebounds A Y LO R 11/27/ 16 Louisiana Tech, 11/26/0716 Assists 1/20/08 M ID D L E T E N4 N E S SVanderbilt, E E 11/29/ 19 4 Kentucky, 2/3/08 TSteals EXAS 12/04/ 14 Blocks Texas, 12/11/ 12/14/08 vs D e P a u l 4 11 Field Goals Texas, 12/4/11 at R utg e rs 8 12/13/ 2 3-Pointers 1 Baylor, 11/27/11 at U C L A 12/17/ 4 Free Throws 5 Vanderbilt, 1/20/08 at S tan fo rd 12/20/ 3 Minutes 35 Texas, 12/4/11 O LD D O M IN IO N 12/28/ 14 at A ubu rn 01-015 SEC HIGHS CPoints H A T T A N O O12 G A Ole Miss, 01/03/ 20 2/24/11* Rebounds 2/3/08 #16/1 5 G E O R10 G IA Kentucky, 01/05/ 7 4 Vanderbilt, 1/20/08 TAssists otals 0 156 Steals

4

Kentucky, 2/3/08

GBlocks am e s p la ye3 d : 1 4 Georgia, 2/21/11* Field Goals 4 Ole Miss, 2/24/11* M3-Pointers inutes/g a m e0 : 1 1 .1 PFree oints/g a m e :5 4 .1 Vanderbilt, 1/20/08 Throws FMinutes G P ct: 3 1 .6 25 Kentucky, 2/3/08 * indicates 3F G P ct: most 0 .0 recent high F T P ct: 7 3 .3

2-8

.2 5

P E P P E R D IN E M IA M I B A Y LO R M ID D L E T E N N E S S E E TEXAS vs D eP a u l at R utg e rs at U C L A at S tan fo rd O LD D O M IN IO N at A ub u rn CHATTANOOGA #16/15 G E O R G IA T otals G am e s p la ye d : 1 3 M inutes/g a m e : 2 1 .0 P oints/g a m e : 8 .5 F G P ct: 5 8 .5 3F G P ct: 1 0 0 .0

D ate

11/13/ 11/15/ 11/27/ 11/29/ 12/04/ 12/11/ 12/13/ 12/17/ 12/20/ 12/28/ 01-0101/03/ 01/05/

.0 0

3 -4

.7 5

4

5

9 6.6

2

R eb o u n d s d ef to t av g

pf

0

2

1

1

7 4.4

a t/o b lk s tl

p ts av g

B lo cks/g a m e : 0.8

#21 B A U G H , Vic k i

2011-12 SEASON STATISTICS O p p o n en t

0 -0

• Put 0-4up her.sixth 0 0 career 0 -0 double-double . 0 0 1 -2 (and .third 5 0 of 3 1 4 6.2 3 0 0 2 0 1 3.8 2011-12) UCLA (12/17) 1-2 against . 5 0 the0 -0 . 0 0 with 4 -614 points . 6 6 and 1 Exhibition 1 2 Performance 5.6 4 0 0 1 0 6 4.1 a1 double-double 12 0-0 boards -- .a0season high . 0 0 0 0 -0 0 -0 .0 0 1 • Posted 0 5.0 0 0 against 1 0 Carson-Newman 0 0 3.6 10 points and 14 boards in 21 minutes • Tied 0-0 her season . 0 0 high 0 -0 totals. 0for 0 assists 0 -0 and . 0blocks, 0 0 (11/1), 0 tallying 0 4.4 1 0 0 1 1 0 3.2 of action coming 0-1 up with . 0 0 three 0 -0 of each . 0 0against 0 -0 # 11 .Rutgers 00 0 1 1 4.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.9 (12/13); contributed seven points, including a 4-5 per- • Added an assist and a block in the rounded perfor5-7 . 7 1 0 -0 . 0 0 0 -0 .0 0 3 mance 0 3 4.0 0 1 1 0 1 10 3.5 formance from the charity stripe in the contest 1-4 . 2 5 0 -0 . 0 0 0 -0 .0 0 1 1 2 3.8 1 0 2 0 0 2 3.4 • Picked up two early fouls against# 20/21 DePaul • Missed the second exhibition game against Union to 5-12 . 4 1 0 -0 . 0 0 3 -4 . 7 5 3 5 8 4.2 1 1 0 2 0 13 4.2 attend class (12/11) and went on to see only 12 minutes in the start 1 1 3.9 1 0 0 0 0 4 4.1 1-4 . 2six 5 points 0 -0 and a .block 0 0 in2the -3 effort, . 6going 6 0 • Contributed 18-57 3 1 and 0 -14-5 from . 0 the 0 2line 2 -3 0 . 7 3 2 5 3 0 5 5 3.9 1 9 3 1 3 11 4 58 4.1 1-1 from the.floor • Tied a season high with 17 points against #21/22 TexR e bfield o u ngoals d s/g a m e : 3.9 as (12/4), hitting a career-best eight A ssists/gam e: 0.2 • Tacked on 11 rebounds to record her second doubledouble of 2011-12 T u rn o ve rs/g a m e : 0.9 • Earned her fourth start of the Aseason against MTSU ssist/turnover ra tio : 0.2 (11/29), but found herself in foul S trouble with fouls te a ls/g a mfour e : 0.3

gs

* * * * * * * * *

9

m in

19 19 32 8 35 12 28 26 16 23 16 19 20 273

To tal 3-Po in ters Free th ro w s fg -fg a p c t 3fg -fg a p c t ft-fta pct

3-3 3-4 6-11 0-2 8-10 1-1 1-4 6-9 0-2 5-8 0-5 3-4 2-2 38-65

1.0 0 .7 5 .5 4 .0 0 .8 0 1.00 .2 5 .6 6 .0 0 .6 2 .0 0 .7 5 1.00 .5 8

0 -0 0 -0 1 -1 0 -0 0 -0 0 -0 0 -0 0 -0 0 -0 0 -0 0 -0 0 -0 0 -0 1 -1

. 0 0 2 -2 . 0 0 0 -0 1 .0 0 4 -4 . 0 0 2 -2 . 0 0 1 -2 . 0 0 4 -5 . 0 0 4 -5 . 0 0 2 -3 . 0 0 2 -4 . 0 0 1 -4 . 0 0 4 -4 . 0 0 3 -4 . 0 0 4 -4 1 .0 0 3 3 -4 3

1 .0 0 .0 0 1 .0 0 1 .0 0 .5 0 .8 0 .8 0 .6 6 .5 0 .2 5 1 .0 0 .7 5 1 .0 0 .7 6

o ff

4 1 3 2 5 0 5 1 2 5 3 3 2 36

3 3 7 1 6 0 2 11 1 7 6 6 8 61

R e b o u n d s/g a m e : 7.5 A ssists/gam e: 1.5 T u rn o ve rs/g a m e : 2.3 A ssist/turnover ra tio : 0.6 S te a ls/g a m e : 0.8

7 4 10 3 11 0 7 12 3 12 9 9 10 97

7.0 4 3 2 3 2 8 5.5 3 3 3 0 0 6 7.0 2 3 1 1 1 17 6.0 4 0 4 0 0 2 7.0 0 2 2 0 1 17 5.8 2 0 2 1 0 6 6.0 1 3 2 3 1 6 6.8 1 2 3 0 1 14 6.3 4 0 1 1 1 2 6.9 1 2 2 2 0 11 7.1 2 0 4 1 1 4 7.3 3 1 2 2 2 9 7.5 2 0 2 0 0 8 7.5 2 9 1 9 3 0 14 10 110

8.0 7.0 10.3 8.3 10.0 9.3 8.9 9.5 8.7 8.9 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5


11

FRESHMAN

CIERRA BURDICK 6-2 /// Forward Charlotte, N.C. (Butler H.S.)

In SEC Play

 BY THE NUMBERS 2011-12 SEASON/CAREER HIGHS Points Rebounds Assists Steals Blocks Field Goals 3-Pointers Free Throws OMinutes p p o n en t

15 10 9 1 3 5 1 7 26

tallied seven rebounds in 16 minutes of action against the Waves

• Recorded three points and two rebounds against Georgia (1/5) • Came off the bench to see 13 minutes of action against Auburn (1/1); scored two points, pulled down two boards and recorded a steal for UT

Exhibition Performance

• Scored 15 points in her first action as a Lady Vol

against Carson-Newman (11/1), going 4-9 from the DePaul, 12/11/11 TEN N ESSEE In d iv id u al G am e-b y -G am e (as o f J an 05, 2012) MTSU, 11/29/11 floor and 7-9 from the line in the first exhibition A ll g am es Old Dominion, 12/28/11 • Added seven boards and five assists in the effort Versus Non-Conference Opponents Auburn, 1/1/12* • Put up nine points against Union in the second exhi• CPut up eight points in 19 minutes against ChattaMTSU, 11/29/11 bition matchup (11/8) #10 SIM M O N S, M eig h an nooga (1/3), pulling down three boards on the night MTSU, 11/29/11 • Was 4-7 from the floor with three assists in the win • Came off the bench against Old Dominion (12/28) MTSU, 11/29/11 To tal 3-Po in ters Free th ro w s R eb o u n d s to tie a UT season high with nine helpers; added five DePaul, 12/11/11 ate g s m in boards, fg -fg a a block p c t and 3fgher -fg afirst career p c t steal ft-ftain thepwin c t o ff d ef to t av g p f a t/o b lk s tl p ts av g MTSU,D11/29/11

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20 36 21 16 21 18 20 40 39 37 20 37 24 29 378

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• 4-9 Saw eight . 4 4minutes 2 -4 of action . 5 0 against 3 -4 #4 Stanford .7 5 0 3 (12/20), 5-11 hitting . 4 5 two3free -5 throws . 6 0for the 5 -6Lady Vols .8 3 0 4 • Played against .UCLA 1-7 11 .minutes 1 4 1 -5 2 0 (12/17), 0 -0 contribut.0 0 0 1 ing four points contest.. 0 0 1-12 . 0 8 on 2-4 0 -3shooting . 0 0in the0 -0 2 1 • Came of. 7action 0-7 in off . 0 the 0 bench 0 -2 to see . 0 0nine minutes 5 -7 1 0 1 against Rutgers (12/13) where she came up with a de3-11 . 2 7 3 -7 . 4 2 1 -2 .5 0 0 1 fensive rebound and a block in the win 4-7 . 5 7 0 -0 . 0 0 1 -2 .5 0 1 2 • Saw 24 minutes off the bench against #20/21 DePaul 4-12 scoring . 3 3 a 3career-high -8 . 3 715 points 2 -6 with . 3 3three 1 5 (12/11), 8-14and two . 5 7rebounds 2 -5 on the . 4 0day 0 -0 .0 0 0 4 steals 4 1 bench 1 -5 to see . 2 011 minutes 2 -3 6 0 2 • 5-12 Came off . the of. 6action 5-13 #21/22 . 3 8 Texas, 2 -7 where. 2she 8 pulled 0 -0 down . 0 0three 0 0 against 6-15 boards . 4 0 and 1 -5dished. 2out 0 a career-high 7 -8 . 8 7three 1 3 defensive 4-14 in the. 2win 8 2 -6 . 3 3 0 -0 .0 0 2 0 assists • 3-11 Saw a career-high -7minutes . 2 8of action 2 -2 off the 1 .0bench 0 0 2 . 2 7 226 versus Middle 53-155 . 3 4Tennessee 2 2 -6 9 (11/29); . 3 1 collected 2 8 -4 0 her. 7first 0 ca- 7 2 9 reer double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds, going 5-6 from the floor in the contest R e b o u n d s/g a m e : 2.6 • Against Virginia, (11/20), recorded a defensive reA ssists/gam e: 1.9 bound and dished out an assistT uinrn10 minutes of aco ve rs/g a m e : 2.3 tion off the bench A ssist/turnover ra tio : 0.8 • Saw first action as a Lady Vol against Pepperdine S te a ls/g a m e : 0.9 (11/13), clocking 16 minutes; scored seven points and

P E P P E R D IN E M IA M I at V irg in ia B A Y LO R M ID D LE T E N N E S S E E TEXAS vs D eP a u l at R utge rs at U C LA at S tanfo rd O LD D O M IN IO N at A ubu rn CHATTANOOGA #16/15 G E O R G IA T otals G am es p la ye d : 1 4 M inutes/g a m e : 1 3 .2 P oints/g a m e : 4 .2 F G P ct: 4 2 .6

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#11 B U R D IC K , C ierra

2011-12 SEASON STATISTICS O p p o n en t

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FRESHMAN

ISABELLE HARRISON 6-3 /// Forward/Center Nashville, Tenn. (Hillsboro H.S.)

 BY THE NUMBERS 2011-12 SEASON/CAREER HIGHS Points Rebounds Assists Steals Blocks Field Goals 3-Pointers Free Throws Minutes

13 9 1 1 2 5 0 5 20

Chattanooga, 1/3/12 MTSU, 11/29/11 Chattanooga, 1/3/12* UCLA, 12/17/11* Chattanooga, 1/3/12* Chattanooga, 1/3/12*

In SEC Play

• Saw seven minutes against Georgia (1/5), scoring four points with one rebound • Recorded five minutes against Auburn (1/1), putting up two points and pulling down two rebounds in the win.

from the Hurricanes; scored four points and pulled down two boards and a block in nine minutes • Saw first action as a Lady Vol against Pepperdine (11/13), clocking 13 minutes off the bench • Pulled down eight boards in the winning effort, seven of them off the defensive glass; scored five points for UT, making five of six shots from the charity stripe

Versus Non-Conference Opponents

Exhibition Performance

• Came off the bench against Chattanooga (1/3) to • Pulled down eight rebounds in her first action as a Lady Vol in 19 minutes versus Carson-Newman (11/1) have a career night with 13 points against the Lady • Added five blocks and five points in the effort Mocs; tied her career best with five field goals • Posted a double-digit scoring performance against • Recorded a career-high 10 points against ODU Pepperdine, 11/13/11 Union, dropping 11 on the Lady Bulldogs (11/8) (12/28) on a career-best five field goals in 14 minutes Chattanooga, 1/3/12 • Was 3-3 from the floor and tacked on four boards and • Came up with a rebound in three minutes off the four steals in the win bench against #4 Stanford (12/20) • Saw four minutes of action against UCLA (12/17), SEC HIGHS Of Note coming up with a block and a steal in the win Points 2 Auburn, 1/1/12 • Started attending classes at UT in June which en• Saw two minutes against#11 Rutgers (12/13); came Rebounds 2 Auburn, 1/1/12 abled her to play in the Pilot Rocky Top League, where up with an offensive rebound in her time on the floor Assists • Came in off the bench to see 11 minutes of action she got summer experience playing with and against Steals former and current Lady Vols against #20/21 DePaul (12/11); finished with six points, Blocks • She also benefitted from a summer’s worth of work two boards and a block for the Lady Vols in the win Field Goals 1 Auburn, 1/1/12 • Saw 14 minutes of action off the bench against with strength and conditioning coach Heather Mason 3-Pointers #21/22 Texas (12/4), contributing four rebounds in the Free Throws contest; tacked on two blocks in the game Minutes 5 Auburn, 1/1/12 • Tied a career high with 19 minutes of action against * indicates most recent high Middle Tennessee (11/29); tallied career highs in both points and rebounds with seven and nine respectively • Came off the bench to collect seven rebounds in 16 minutes of action against the Lady Bears • Tacked on her first career assist in the effort • Saw 19 minutes of action off the bench versus Virginia (11/20), pulling down seven boards • Went 2-4 from the floor and 2-5 from the line, chipping in six total points and added two blocks • Came offInthe Miami and o f J an 05, 2012) TEN N ESSEE d ivbench id u alagainst G am#7e-b y -G (11/15) am e (as was attributed with sparking the Lady Vols’ pull away A ll g am es

#20 H A R R ISO N , Is ab elle

2011-12 SEASON STATISTICS O p p o n en t

P E P P E R D IN E M IA M I at V irgin ia B A Y LO R M ID D L E T E N N E S S E E TEXAS vs D eP au l at R utg e rs at U C L A at S tanfo rd O LD D O M IN IO N at A ubu rn CHATTANOOGA #16/15 G E O R G IA T otals

G am es p layed : 1 4 M inutes/ga m e: 1 1 .1 P oints/g a m e: 4.1 F G P ct: 3 1 .6

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8 2 7 7 9 4 2 1 0 1 3 2 8 1 55

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SENIOR

25

GLORY JOHNSON 6-3 /// Forward Knoxville, Tenn. (The Webb School)

In SEC Play

a season-high three steals; recovered from free throw woes to go 5-6 (.833) from the charity stripe in the win • Against #1 Baylor (11/27), fell a point shy of her second double-double of the season, recording nine points and 11 boards against the Lady Bears; added 2011-12 SEASON HIGHS two assists, two blocks and a steal in the rounded perPoints: 22 Georgia, 1/5/12 formance Rebounds: 13 Georgia, 1/5/12* • Went 5-6 from the floor against Virginia (11/20), conAssists: 3 Virginia, 11/20/11 tributing 15 total points; added six rebounds, three asSteals: 3 Chattanooga, 1/3/12* sists and a block in the losing effort Blocks: 2 Chattanooga, 1/3/12 • Against #7 Miami (11/15), fell one rebound shy of her Field Goals: 8 Georgia, 1/5/12 second-consecutive double-double, putting up 16 Versus Non-Conference Opponents points and nine boards in the contest; went 7-10 from 3-Pointers: 0 • Eclipsed the 1,300-point mark with 10 points, 13 the floor and tacked on two steals and a block in the Free Throws: 10 Stanford, 12/20/11 rebounds against Chattanooga (1/3); recorded third- winning effort. Minutes: 39 Virginia, 11/20/11 consecutive double-double against the Lady Mocs • Recorded her 24th career double-double against • Led UT in scoring against Old Dominion (12/28) with Pepperdine (11/13), dropping 17 points and 13 boards CAREER HIGHS 16 points on a 6-12 effort from the floor; put up a dou- in the contest ; was named Player of the Game four her Points: 25 Florida, 3/4/11 double-digit dazzle. ble-double with 11 boards on the night Rebounds: 18 Mississippi State, 1/23/11* • Put up a season-high 18 points against #4 Stanford Assists: 7 Mississippi State, 1/23/11 (12/20) on 4-5 shooting and a season-best 10 free Exhibition Performance Steals: 5 Texas, 12/12/10 throws; also contributed six rebounds, two steals and • Had eight points and six boards in 17 minutes against Blocks: 4 Mississippi State, 1/23/11 Carson-Newman two blocks against the Cardinal Field Goals: 10 Middle Tennessee, 11/25/09 • Tallied 17 points in 38 minutes at UCLA (12/17), tying • Posted her second double-digit scoring effort of the 3-Pointers: 1 Auburn, 1/28/10 a season high with seven made field goals (7-9); came exhibition slate against Union, dropping 17 on the Free Throws: 11 Florida, 3/4/11 Lady Bulldogs (11/8). up with her second block of the season in the win Minutes: 40 Georgia, 1/21/10 • Scored nine points against #11 Rutgers (12/13), tying • Was 7-11 from the floor with six boards and three assists in the win. her season best with five free throws (5-6) SEC HIGHS • Contributed six rebounds -- three offensive and three Preseason Accolades defensive -- in the win Points: 25 Florida, 3/4/11 • Led Tennessee in scoring versus #20/21 DePaul • Named to the 2011-12 Preseason All-SEC First Team Rebounds: 18 Mississippi State, 1/23/11 (12/11), dropping 16 points on the Blue Demons on • Recognized as one of 30 nominees for the Lowe’s SeAssists: 7 Mississippi State, 1/23/11 6-13 shooting; pulled down nine rebounds and came nior CLASS Award. Steals: 3 LSU, 1/2/11 • Named to the Naismith Trophy Preseason Watch List, up with two steals in the contest Blocks: 4 Mississippi State, 1/23/11 • Put up the 25th double-double of her career against given to the game’s top player for the year Field Goals: 8 Georgia, 1/5/12* #21/22 Texas, contributing 11 points and 10 boards 3/Pointers: 1 Auburn, 1/28/10 • Righted the ship from the free throw line, hitting 5-6 Free Throws: 11 Florida, 3/4/11 shots from the charity stripe Minutes: 40 Georgia, 1/21/10 • Recorded many in 25 TEN N ESSEE In dnine iv idpoints u al Gand amase-b y -Grebounds am e (as o f J an 05, 2012) *Indicates most recent high minutes against Middle Tennessee tacking on A ll g am(11/29), es

 BY THE NUMBERS

• Put up her fourth-consecutive double-double against Georgia (1/5) with a season-high 22 points and 13 rebounds • Against Auburn (1/1), used a 5-9 shooting effort to record her second-consecutive double-double with 14 points and 13 rebounds in the win • Named SEC Player of the Week for her performances against Old Dominion and Auburn

#25 J O H N SO N , G lo ry

2011-12 SEASON STATISTICS O p p o n en t

P E P P E R D IN E M IA M I at V irg in ia B A Y LO R M ID D L E T E N N E S S E E TEXAS vs D eP a u l at R utg e rs at U C L A at S tan fo rd O LD D O M IN IO N at A ub u rn CHATTANOOGA #16/1 5 G E O R G IA T otals G am e s p la ye d : 1 4 M inutes/g a m e : 2 9 .3 P oints/g a m e : 1 4 .2 F G P ct: 5 8 .5

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7-11 7-10 5-6 3-8 2-3 3-9 6-13 2-4 7-9 4-5 6-12 5-9 4-8 8-11 69-118

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15

SENIOR

ALICIA MANNING 6-1 /// Forward Woodstock, Ga. (Etowah H.S.)

In SEC Play

 BY THE NUMBERS

• Came up with five rebounds in the start against Georgia (1/5) • Racked up 10 points and five boards in the start against Auburn (1/1); also dished out three assists and came up with two steals in the winning effort

2011-12 SEASON HIGHS Points Rebounds Assists Steals Blocks Field Goals 3-Pointers Free Throws Minutes

12 15 5 6 1 6 0 1 32

Old Dominion, 12/28/11* DePaul, 12/11/11

Points

22 South Carolina, 2/17/11 D ate 12/28/11 g s m in 15 Old Dominion, PAssists E P P E R D IN 7 E 11/13/ 27 Dayton, 3/22/10 * Steals 6 Old Dominion, M IA M I 11/15/ 12/28/11 * 39 Blocks San Francisco, at V irg in ia 2 11/20/ 11/15/08 * 42 Goals 8 South Carolina, 2/17/11 BField A Y LO R 11/27/ * 31 3-Pointers 3 South Carolina, 2/17/11* M ID D L E T E N N E S SAlabama, E E 11/29/ * 18 Free Throws 9 1/6/11 TMinutes EXAS 12/04/ * 26 34 Dayton, 3/22/10*

O p p o n en t Rebounds

Steals

3

Exhibition Performance

• Scored 12 points against Carson-Newman (11/1), going 5-9 from the floor and 2-2 from the line in the first exhibition contest • Added six boards and three steals in the effort. • Posted her second double-digit scoring effort of the J exhibition an 05, 2012) slate against Union, dropping 17 on the • Made her first start of 2011-12 against A ll g am es ODU (12/28), Lady Bulldogs (11/8) setting a career mark in rebounds with 15; fell one • Was 7-11 from the floor with six boards and three aspoint shy of the double-double and dished out five sists in the win #13 SPA N I, Tab er assists in the rounded effort • Came off the bench to see 27 minutes against #4 To tal(12/20), tying 3-Po ina ters ro w s out R eb o u n d s Stanford season Free high, th dishing fg -fg a p c t contributed 3fg -fg a p c t points ft-fta and four p c t re-o ff d ef to t av g p f a t/o b lk s tl p ts av g two assists; also nine 4-11 against . 3 6 the 3Cardinal -5 . 6 0 0 -1 .0 0 1 3 4 4.0 0 5 3 2 2 11 11.0 bounds • 7-14 Went a perfect . 5 0 3-3 4 -8 from .the 5 0 floor 2 -3against. 6UCLA 6 1 4 5 4.5 1 3 2 0 1 20 15.5 (12/17) 8-17 and .doubled 4 7 4 -1her 0 previous . 4 0 season 2 -2 high 1 .0 0with 1 2 3 4.0 2 0 2 1 0 22 17.7 four assists in. 3the 4-12 3 win 2 -5 . 4 0 0 -1 .0 0 0 2 2 3.5 3 0 1 0 0 10 15.8 • Came 2-4 off the . 5 0bench 2 -3to play. 23 6 6 minutes 2 -2 against 1 .0 0#11 0 4 4 3.6 1 2 2 0 1 8 14.2 Rutgers to the glass, 1-4 (12/13); . 2 5 went 1 -2 . 5 0 pulling 1 -2 down . 5three 0 3 2 5 3.8 1 1 1 1 0 4 12.5 offensive 4-9 and. 4three 4 defensive 0 -3 .boards. 0 0 0 -0 .0 0 1 3 4 3.9 0 1 3 0 0 8 11.9 • Was named AutoZone Player of the Game against 5-12 . 4 1 3 -5 . 6 0 0 -0 .0 0 3 2 5 4.0 2 3 1 0 0 13 12.0 #20/21 DePaul (12/11) for her 12 point, 12 rebound 5-7 . 7 1 4 -6 . 6 6 0 -0 .0 0 0 0 0 3.6 1 4 3 0 0 14 12.2 performance off the bench -- both totals were season 3-6also came . 5 0 up 1with -3 a season . 3 3 high 2 -2 1 .0 0and 2 3 5 3.7 1 2 2 0 0 9 11.9 highs; four steals 43-96 . 4 4 2 4 -5 0 . 4 8 9 -1 3 . 6 9 1 2 2 5 3 7 3.7 1 2 2 1 2 0 4 4 119 11.9 dished out two assists in 32 minutes on the floor • Against Middle Tennessee (11/29), scored a seasone b o ufive n d s/g a m e : 3.7 high seven points and came upRwith rebounds, A ssists/gam e: 2.1 seeing 23 minutes; also set a season high, coming up with three steals in the contest T u rn o ve rs/g a m e : 2.0 • Made the most of ten minutesAofssist/turnover action against Virra tio : 1.1 ginia (11/20), contributing threeSboards, assist and te a ls/gana m e : 0.4 a steal B lo cks/g a m e : 0.4

DePaul, 12/11/11 Old Dominion, 12/28/11 Old Dominion, 12/28/11 Versus Non-Conference Opponents Old Dominion, 12/28/11 • Scored six points and pulled down five boards MTSU, 11/29/11 In d iv id u al(1/3) G am e-b y -G am e (as o f against Chattanooga DePaul, 12/11/11 TEN N ESSEE

CAREER HIGHS

vs D eP a u l at R utg e rs SEC HIGHS at UCLA Points 22 at S tan fo rd 14 Rebounds 6 TAssists otals

• Grabbed six rebounds in 19 minutes against Pepperdine (11/13): two offensive and four defensive

12/11/ * 30 12/13/ * 31 * 29 South 12/17/ Carolina, 2/17/11 12/20/ 25 Ole Miss, 3/5/10 * Florida, 2/14/10 10 298 LSU, 2/27/11*

GBlocks am e s p la ye1 d : 1 0 South Carolina, 2/17/11* Field Goals 8 South Carolina, 2/17/11 M3-Pointers inutes/g a m e3 : 2 9 .8 South Carolina, 2/17/11* PFree oints/g a m e :9 1 1 .9 Alabama, 1/6/11 Throws FMinutes G P ct: 4 4 .8 34 Ole Miss 2/11/10* 3F G P ct:most 4 8 .0 * indicates recent occurrence F T P ct: 6 9 .2

#15 M A N N IN G , A lic ia

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FRESHMAN

ARIEL MASSENGALE 5-6 /// Point Guard Bolingbrook, Ill. (Bolingbrook H.S.)

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SOPHOMORE

MEIGHAN SIMMONS 5-9 /// Guard Cibolo, Texas (Byron P. Steele II H.S.)

In SEC Play

 BY THE NUMBERS 2011-12 SEASON HIGHS Points Rebounds Assists Steals Blocks Field Goals 3-Pointers Free Throws Minutes

20 6 4 2 2 8 3 7 40

Auburn, 1/1/12 Rutgers, 12/13/11 Stanford, 12/20/11 DePaul, 12/11/11* Chattanooga, 1/3/12 UCLA, 12/17/11* Rutgers, 12/13/11* Auburn, 1/1/12 Rutgers, 12/13/11

Versus Non-Conference Opponents

• Against Chattanooga (1/3), recorded 10 points and two boards; tied a career high with two blocks in the win over the Lady Mocs • Put up 12 points on 5-13 shooting in the start against Old Dominion (12/28) • Against #4 Stanford (12/20), tallied13 points on 5-12 shooting in the start; also contributed a season-high CAREER HIGHS four assists and two boards in the effort Points 28 Lamar, 12/1/10 • Led UT in scoring versus UCLA (12.17), tying her seaRebounds 8 Louisville, 11/12/10 son high with 18 points on 8-14 scoring in the win Assists 11 Alabama, 1/6/11 • Dished out three assists in addition to a block and a Steals 3 Chattanooga, 11/15/10 steal against the Bruins Blocks 2 Chattanooga, 1/3/12* • Tied a season high with three treys against# 11 Field Goals 10 Lamar, 12/1/10* Rutgers (12/13) en route to a 13-point performance; 3-Pointers 8 Lamar, 12/1/10 pulled down a season-high six rebounds (five defenFree Throws 8 Baylor, 12/14/10 sive), playing all 40 minutes in the win Minutes 40 Ohio State, 3/26/11* • Got her first starting nod of 2011-12 against #20/21 DePaul (12/11), replacing the injured Massengale; SEC HIGHS went 4-7 from the floor, totaling nine points while Points 20 Auburn, 1/1/12 contributing two assists and three boards Rebounds 5 South Carolina, 2/17/11* • Tied a season high against #21/22 Texas (12/4), hitAssists 11 Alabama, 1/6/11 ting three shots from behind the arc en route to a Steals 1 Kentucky, 3/6/11* 10-point performance against the Longhorns; dished Blocks 1 Vanderbilt, 2/13/11* out an assist and came up with two steals Field Goals 8 Ole Miss, 1/9/11 • Went 0-7 from the floor in 21 minutes of action 3-Pointers 4 Vanderbilt, 1/15/11* against Middle Tennessee (11/29), but contributed Free Throws 7 Auburn, 1/1/12 five points from the free throw line in the contest; Minutes 37 Auburn, 1/1/12 came up In with a pair TEN N ESSEE d iv id uof alassists G amand e-baypair -G of amsteals e (as o f *indicates most recent occurrence • Came off the bench to see 16 minutes of action

A ll g am es

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Exhibition Performance

• Was one of six Lady Vols in double-digit scoring against Carson-Newman (11/1); tallied 14 points and was 6-8 from the charity stripe • Logged a team-high 24 minutes in the contest. • Posted her second double-digit scoring effort of the exhibition slate against Union, dropping 10 on the Lady Bulldogs (11/8)

Preseason Accolades

• Named to the 2011-12 Preseason All-SEC First Team • Named to the Naismith Trophy Preseason Watch List

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#10 SIM M O N S, M eig h an

2011-12 SEASON STATISTICS O p p o n en t

against #1 Baylor (11/27); went 1-12 from the floor, but picked up three boards, three assists and two steals in the contest • Came off the bench to see 21 minutes of action versus Virginia (11/20), where she knocked down a threepointer and added a rebound and a block in her time on the floor • Clocked 36 minutes off the bench against #7 Miami (11/15); went 3-5 from behind the arc and tallied a total of 18 points with in four rebounds and three assists • Broke into double digit scoring with 13 points against Pepperdine (11/13); tacked on three rebounds and an assist in 20 minutes off the bench

• Put up 10 points on a 3-11 shooting performance against Georgia (1/5) • Led UT in scoring against Auburn (1/1) with 20 points -- a season and SEC high mark; was named AutoZone Player of the Game for her performance in the win

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JUNIOR

TABER SPANI

6-1 /// Forward/Guard Lee’s Summit, Mo. (Homeschooled)

Versus Non-Conference Opponents

 BY THE NUMBERS

• Used 3-6 shooting against #4 Stanford (12/20) to tally nine points in the start; came up with five rebounds and dished out two assists against the Cardinal • Logged 29 minutes in the start against UCLA (12/17), 2011-12 SEASON HIGHS putting up 14 points and tying her season high for Points 22 Virginia, 11/20/11 treys, hitting 4-6; distributed the ball, tallying four Rebounds 5 Rutgers, 12/13/11* helpers in the win Assists 5 Pepperdine, 11/13/11 • Against #11 Rutgers (12/13). went 3-5 from behind Steals 2 Pepperdine, 11/13/11 the arc, totaling 13 points; tied a season high with five Blocks 2 Pepperdine, 11/13/11 rebounds in the contest Field Goals 8 Virginia, 11/20/11 • Went 4-9 from the floor against #20/21 DePaul 3-Pointers 4 UCLA, 12/17/11* Free Throws 4 Pepperdine, 11/13/11 (12/11), tallying eight points in 30 minutes of action; Minutes 42 Virginia, 11/20/11 tacked on four rebounds and an assist in the win • Tied her season-high rebound total against #21/22 CAREER HIGHS Texas (12/4), pulling down five boards; came up with an assist and a block to go with her four-point outing Points 22 Virginia, 11/20/11* Rebounds 12 ETSU, 12/22/10 • Versus Middle Tennessee (11/29), went 2-3 from beAssists 5 Pepperdine, 11/13/11* hind the arc and 2-2 from the charity stripe to contribSteals 2 Pepperdine, 11/13/11* ute eight points; came up with four boards and two Blocks 2 Pepperdine, 11/13/11* assists against the Blue Raiders Field Goals 8 Virginia, 11/20/11 • Played 31 minutes agains #1 Baylor (11/27), chipping 3-Pointers 4 Virginia, 11/20/11* in 10 points and two rebounds against the Lady Bears Free Throws 7 Alabama, 1/6/11 • Tied a career high with 22 points against Virginia Minutes 42 Virginia, 11/20/11 (11/20), going 8-17 from the floor, hitting four from long range; added two rebounds and a block in a SEC HIGHS career-high 42 minutes of action Points 18 Arkansas, 1/30/11* • Put up a team-high 20 points against #7 Miami Rebounds 6 Georgia, 3/5/11* (11/15) dropping four of eight shots from behind the Assists 5 Alabama, 1/6/11 arc; contributed five boards and three assists in 39 Steals 2 Auburn, 1/23/11* minutes Blocks 2 Vanderbilt, 3/6/10 • Was productive on both sides of the ball against PepField Goals 7 Mississippi St., 1/27/11* perdine (11/13), notching 11 points, five assists and 3-Pointers 3 Arkansas, 1/20/11* Free Throws 7 Alabama, 1/6/11 four rebounds; tacked on two blocks and two steals in Minutes 39 Arkansas 1/30/11 TEN N ESSEE the winning In deffort iv id u al G am e-b y -G am e (as o f *indicates most recent occurrence

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• Started both games of the exhibition slate for the Lady Vols; slotted at guard against Carson-Newman and at forward against Union • Recorded 13 points versus Carson-Newman (11/1), going 4-11 from the floor and 4-7 from the line Contributed seven rebounds, two assists and two steals in the exhibition opener • Led Tennessee in scoring against Union (11/8), sinking seven of 10 trey attempts and totaling 25 total points • Contributed four steals and four assists in the winning effort

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2011-12 SEASON STATISTICS O p p o n en t

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SENIOR

SHEKINNA STRICKLEN 6-2 /// Guard Morrilton, Ark. (Morrilton H.S.)

In SEC Play

 BY THE NUMBERS

• Led the team in scoring against #1 Baylor (11/27) with her headlining double-double performance; contributed 25 points and 12 boards on the night • Added two blocks and an assist to her stellar scoring and rebounding effort • Recorded a double-double against Virginia (11/20), 16 points and a team-high 14 rebounds; Jcontributing an 05, 2012) snagged two steals and dished out an assist in a caA ll g am es reer-high 43 minutes • Made her 105th consecutive start and played 30 Versus Non-Conference Opponents #25against JOHN SO N , G lo(1/3), ry going minutes against #7 Miami (11/15), scoring 15 points; • Had a sub-par night Chattanooga pulled down seven boards and tacked on a steal and 2-7 from the floor for four points; tied a season-best an assist in the effort tal assists in3-Po in ters Free th ro w s eb o uthe n d sstart against Pepperdine (11/13) and broke with To three the win •RMade fg -fg a double-digit p c t 3fg -fg a pfor c ttheft-fta p c2011t o ff into d efdouble to t digit av g scoring p f awith t/o 13b lkpoints s tl against p ts av g • Missed scoring first time in the 127-11 against Old in 27 . 6 3Dominion 0 -0 (12/28), . 0 0 tallying 3 -3 8 points 1 .0 0 on 5 Waves; 8 tacked 1 3 1 3on .0 six 3rebounds 0 2 and0 two0 assists 17 17.0 3-7 shooting;. 7pulled in the win 7-10 0 0down -0 four . 0 boards 0 2 -5 .4 0 5 minutes 4 of9action 1 1 .0 in the 4 win 0 0 1 2 16 16.5 • Set 5-6a career . 8high 3 with 0 -0 27 points . 0 0 against 5 -1 3 #4 Stanford .3 8 4 2 6 9.3 4 3 1 2 1 15 16.0 Exhibition Performance (12/20), tying a career high with 10 field goals; played 3-8minutes . 3of 7 the0contest -0 . 0 0 she 3 -4dished .out 7 5 two 5 • Scored 6 12 1 1points 9.8 against 3 2Carson-Newman 2 2 1 (11/1), 9 14.3 goall 40 where 2-3 and came . 6 6 up0with -0 two .steals 0 0 5 -6 .8 3 3 ing 5-9 6 from 9 the 9.6floor2and22-2 from 2 1the line 3 in 9the13.2 first assists 3-9 UCLA . 3 3(12/17), 0 -0 kept .her 0 0 double-digit 5 -6 .scoring 83 2 exhibition 8 1 0contest 9.7 3 1 3 0 0 11 12.8 • Against streak 6-13alive, . 4contributing 6 0 -0 11. 0points 0 4despite -5 .missing 80 6 • Added 3 six9boards 9.6 and 2 three 0 steals 3 in 0 the2 effort. 16 13.3 the portion 2-4 of the . 5 0first 0half -0 due to . 0 0illness; 5 -6went 5-6 . 8 3from 3 • Posted 3 her 6 second 9.1 double-digit 4 1 5 scoring 0 0 effort9 of 12.8 exhibition slate against Union, dropping 17 on the the floor in the win over the Bruins 7-9 . 7 7 0 -0 . 0 0 3 -5 .6 0 1 4 5 8.7 2 2 0 1 1 17 13.2 • Put up 22 points on #11 Rutgers (12/13) on 8-18 scor- Lady Bulldogs (11/8) . 8 0 fell 0 -0a rebound . 0 0 shy 1 0of-1a2double-dou.8 3 1 • Was57-11 6from8.4 3 with 0 six 3 boards 2 2and18 13.7 the floor three asing4-5 in 40- minutes; 6-12 . 5 0 nine 0 -0rebounds . 0 0 in the 4 -5winning . 8 effort 0 5 sists 6in the1 1win8.6 0 1 2 1 0 16 13.9 ble, pulling down and5-9 tied a season . 5 5 high 0 -0with three . 0 0 steals 4 -5 .8 0 6 7 1 3 9.0 3 2 4 0 3 14 13.9 • Entered against 4-8 double . 5 0 digit 0 -0 scoring . 0 0again2 -2 1 .0#20/21 0 5 Preseason 8 1 3 Accolades 9.3 0 2 1 2 3 10 13.6 DePaul (12/11), putting up 12 points; went a perfect • Stricklen was named to the 2011-12 Preseason All. 7 2 0 -0 . 0 0 6 -1 1 . 5 4 4 9 1 3 9.6 1 tabbed 0 2the league’s 1 2 preseason 22 14.2 8-11 SEC First Team and was 6-6 from the line and tallied eight rebounds and a sea69-118 three . 5 8assists 0 -0in the win . 0 0 6 1 -8 8 . 6 9 5 5 player 7 9 of1 3the 4 year 9.6 3 4 1 6 3 0 13 20 199 14.2 son-high • Scored a team-high 20 points against #21/22 Texas • Recognized by the AP with preseason All-America (12/4) on a season-best five treys;Ralso highs e b oset u nseason d s/g a m e : 9.6laurels, being named to the first team in assists and blocks, coming up Awith three of each ssists/gam e: 1.1 • Named to the Naismith Trophy Preseason Watch List • Versus Middle Tennessee (11/29), recorded her fifth T u rn o ve rs/g a m e : 2.1 double-digit scoring effort in only the fifth game of A ssist/turnover ra tio : 0.5 the season, putting up 12 points; added five boards, te a ls/g a m e : 1.4 two blocks and two steals in the Swin

• Against Georgia (1/5), rode 5-15 shooting to collect 12 points in addition to pulling down eight rebounds; tied a season high with three assists 2011-12 SEASON HIGHS • Scored 17 points in 36 minutes against Auburn (1/1), Points 27 Stanford, 12/20/11 TEN N ESSEE includingIn a perfect from theam charity stripe; d iv id u5-5 alshowing G am e-b y -G e (as of Rebounds 14 Virginia, 11/20/11 tied season highs in steals and assists with three each

Assists Steals Blocks Field Goals 3-Pointers Free Throws O p p o n en t Minutes

3 3 3 10 5 6 43

Georgia, 1/5/12* Auburn, 1/1/12* Texas, 12/4/11 Stanford, 12/20/11 Texas, 12/4/11 DePaul, 12/11/11 D ate Virginia, 11/20/11g s

Steals Blocks

4 3

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m in

P E P P E R D IN E 11/13/ * 27 M IA M I 11/15/ * 27 CAREER HIGHS at V irg in ia 27 Stanford, 11/20/ 39 Points 12/20/11* BRebounds A Y LO R * 28 16 South 11/27/ Carolina, 1/20/11 Assists 1/3/10* M ID D L E T E N12 N E S SOklahoma, E E 11/29/ 25 5 Oklahoma, 2/2/09** TSteals EXAS 12/04/ 27 Blocks Marquette, 3/21/11 vs D e P a u l 5 12/11/ * 29 Field Goals 10 Stanford, 12/20/11* at R utg e rs 6 12/13/ * 27 3-Pointers Arkansas, 1/30/11 at UC LA 12/17/ 38 Free Throws 11 Rutgers, 12/13/09 * at S tan fo rd 43 Virginia, 12/20/ 33 Minutes 11/20/11 * O LD D O M IN IO N 12/28/ * 26 at A ubu rn 01-01- * 32 SEC HIGHS CPoints H A T T A N O O26 G A Arkansas, 01/03/ 20 1/30/11** Rebounds Carolina, 1/20/11 #16/15 G E O R16 G IA South 01/05/ * 32 8 Ole Miss, 2/11/1014 410 TAssists otals

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B lo cks/g a m e : 0.9

#40 STR IC K L EN , Sh ek in n a

2011-12 SEASON STATISTICS O p p o n en t

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* 27 * 30 * 43 * 39 * 21 * 37 * 34 * 40 * 33 * 40 * 24 * 36 * 21 * 36 14 461

To tal 3-Po in ters Free th ro w s fg -fg a p c t 3fg -fg a p c t ft-fta pct

5-13 6-13 7-15 9-22 5-7 6-14 3-11 8-18 5-6 10-17 3-7 5-18 2-7 5-15 79-183

. 3 8 3 -4 . 4 6 2 -4 . 4 6 0 -6 . 4 0 4 -9 . 7 1 2 -2 . 4 2 5 -9 . 2 7 0 -2 . 4 4 3 -5 . 8 3 1 -2 . 5 8 3 -8 . 4 2 0 -3 . 2 7 2 -9 . 2 8 0 -2 . 3 3 0 -3 . 4 3 2 5 -6 8

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5 5 8 6 3 5 8 6 0 2 2 0 3 6 59

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6 7 14 12 5 8 9 9 1 3 4 1 5 8 92

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JUNIOR

KAMIKO WILLIAMS 5-11 /// Guard Clarksville, Tenn. (Northeast H.S.)

In SEC Play

 BY THE NUMBERS

• Saw her second action of 2011-12 against Georgia (1/5/11), recording two points, two rebounds and two assists in nine minutes

2011-12 SEASON HIGHS Points 2 Rebounds 3 Assists 4 Steals 2 Blocks Field Goals 1 3-Pointers Free Throws 2 Minutes 16

4

Georgia, 1/5/12* Chattanooga, 1/3/12 Chattanooga, 1/3/12 Chattanooga, 1/3/12

Versus Non-Conference Opponents

• Made her first appearance of 2011-12 against Chattanooga (1/3) after rehabbing from ACL surgery this summer; dished out a team-high four assists in her debut

Chattanooga, 1/3/12

TENNESSEE Individual Game-by-Game (as of Jan 05, 2012) All games

Georgia, 1/5/12 Chattanooga, 1/3/12

#01 BASS, Briana

CAREER HIGHS Points 17 South Carolina, 1/31/10 Rebounds 9 Alabama, 1/6/11 6 Old Dominion, OAssists p p o n en t D ate 12/30/09 g s m in San Francisco, 12/22/09 PSteals E P P E R D IN E4 11/13/ 12 Blocks 4 Ole Miss, 1/9/11* at V irg in ia 11/20/ 7 Field Goals 7 Kentucky, 2/7/11* M3-Pointers ID D L E T E N2 N E S SVanderbilt, E E 11/29/ 1/15/11* 16 TFree E X AThrows S 12/04/ 2 6 Virginia, 11/18/10 Minutes 12/12/10 vs D eP a u l 37 Texas,12/11/ 8

at U C L A 12/17/ 1 OSEC LD DHIGHS O M IN IO N 12/28/ 19 Carolina, 1/31/10 17 CPoints H A T T A N O O17 G A South01/03/ Rebounds 1/6/11 #16/15 G E O R9 G IA Alabama, 01/05/ 3 Assists 5 Auburn, 1/28/10 T otals 0 85

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01/03/ 01/05/

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#04 W IL L IA M S, K am ik o

2011-12 SEASON STATISTICS D ate

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R eb o u n d s d ef to t av g

R e b o u n d s/g a m e : 0.7 A ssists/gam e: 0.8 T u rn o ve rs/g a m e : 0.9 A ssist/turnover ra tio : 0.9 S te a ls/g a m e : 0.2

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GAME 1

GAME 2

Official Basketball Box Score -- Game Totals -- Final Statistics MIAMI vs TENNESSEE

Official Basketball Box Score -- Game Totals -- Final Statistics PEPPERDINE vs TENNESSEE 11/13/11 4:05 p.m. at Thompson-Boling Arena, Knoxville, Tenn.

#3 UT vs. Pepperdine // Nov. 13, 2011

Tenn, #311/15/11 UT 6:03 vs.p.m. #7at Thompson-Boling Miami // Arena, Nov.Knoxville, 15, 2011 MIAMI 76 • 1-1

PEPPERDINE 57 • 0-1 ## 15 20 05 23 32 01 02 04 11 12 22 24 25

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

Player

BARNETT, Skye f 2-3 McNORTON, Jade c 0-1 JACKSON, Jazmine g 6-14 MENTON, Katie g 2-10 BELL, Lauren g 2-9 MAYBERRY, Robie 2-9 LANSBACH, Dori 0-0 BAUGHN, Grace Leah 0-1 SHOUSHTARI, Ea 0-1 PATRICK, Kelsey 0-6 COONEY-WILLIAMS,Sh 2-8 SHEALY, T'Keyah 0-2 EMERSON, Tessa 3-3 Team Totals 19-67

FG % 1st Half: 8-31 3FG % 1st Half: 0-7 FT % 1st Half: 5-11

25.8% 0.0% 45.5%

0-0 0-0 0-0 0-5 2-5 2-4 0-0 0-0 0-1 0-2 0-3 0-0 0-0

4-20

TP

3-4 0-0 5-11 2-3 2-4 1-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-2 1-1

2 3 5 0 0 1 1 3 2 3 5 1 1 1 2 3 0 2 2 3 2 3 5 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 2 2 4 2 1 5 6 2 1 0 1 5 1 0 1 15-27 14 20 34 25

2nd half: 11-36 30.6% 2nd half: 4-13 30.8% 2nd half: 10-16 62.5%

7 0 17 6 8 7 0 0 0 0 4 1 7

A TO Blk Stl

0 0 2 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0

3 0 2 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 1 57 10 16

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0

1 0 1 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0

Min

13 11 34 26 36 21 1 3 9 9 16 12 9

9 200

Game: 19-67 28.4% Game: 4-20 20.0% Game: 15-27 55.6%

Deadball Rebounds 7

TENNESSEE 89 • 1-0 ## 25 40 21 05 13 01 10 11 15 20

Player

JOHNSON, Glory STRICKLEN, Shekinna BAUGH, Vicki MASSENGALE, Ariel SPANI, Taber BASS, Briana SIMMONS, Meighan BURDICK, Cierra MANNING, Alicia HARRISON, Isabelle Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 11-26 42.3% 3FG % 1st Half: 2-6 33.3% FT % 1st Half: 12-18 66.7%

32 34 01 03 42 10 12 23 33 40 50

f f c g g

7-11 5-13 3-3 1-3 4-11 2-2 4-9 2-3 1-3 0-1

0-0 3-4 0-0 0-1 3-5 2-2 2-4 0-0 0-0 0-0

TP

5 8 13 3 1 5 6 4 4 3 7 4 0 3 3 2 1 3 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 3 3 0 1 1 3 2 4 6 1 1 7 8 1 1 2 3 29-59 10-16 21-29 15 39 54 23

2nd half: 18-33 54.5% 2nd half: 8-10 80.0% 2nd half: 9-11 81.8%

17 13 8 2 11 10 13 7 3 5

A TO Blk Stl

0 2 3 5 5 0 1 2 2 0

2 1 2 1 3 2 2 4 3 2

0 1 3 0 2 0 1 2 0 1

89 20 22 10

0 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 1 1

Min

27 27 19 20 27 12 20 16 19 13

8 200

Game: 29-59 49.2% Game: 10-16 62.5% Game: 21-29 72.4%

Deadball Rebounds 3

1st

21 36

2nd

36 53

Last FG - PEP 2nd-03:35, UT 2nd-01:35. Largest lead - PEP None, UT by 35 2nd-11:02.

Total

57 89

STROMAN, Morgan BULLOCK, Sylvia WILLIAMS, Riquna YDERSTORM, Stefanie JOHNSON, Shenise WOODS, Michelle SAUNDERS, Krystal WILLIAMS, Shanel MCGUIRE, Suriya WILSON, Shawnice BROWN, Maria Team Totals

40 21 05 13 10 11 15 20

Player

JOHNSON, Glory STRICKLEN, Shekinna BAUGH, Vicki MASSENGALE, Ariel SPANI, Taber SIMMONS, Meighan BURDICK, Cierra MANNING, Alicia HARRISON, Isabelle Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 16-36 3FG % 1st Half: 7-13 FT % 1st Half: 3-4

In Paint 24 28

Off T/O 18 16

2nd Fast Chance Break 7 2 7 20

Bench 19 38

3-4 0-0 8-28 2-6 8-19 0-0 1-3 0-0 1-1 2-5 4-5

0-0 0-0 3-12 2-5 1-5 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0

29-71

6-23

PF

TP

2 1 3 3 0 1 1 3 1 3 4 4 0 2 2 1 6 3 9 4 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 7 11 0 1 2 3 3 3 6 9 12-14 19 26 45 21

2nd half: 14-34 41.2% 2nd half: 0-9 0.0% 2nd half: 6-8 75.0%

5-5 0-0 5-5 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 2-3 0-1 0-0

11 0 24 6 17 0 2 0 4 4 8

A TO Blk Stl

0 0 6 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 0

Min

1 1 3 6 4 2 0 0 0 1 3

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

1 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0

76 12 21

0

7 200

Game: 29-71 40.8% Game: 6-23 26.1% Game: 12-14 85.7%

18 14 33 20 38 6 12 3 12 27 17

Deadball Rebounds 0

44.4% 53.8% 75.0%

f f c g g

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot

7-10 6-13 3-4 3-11 7-14 5-11 0-0 1-2 1-4

0-0 2-4 0-0 2-4 4-8 3-5 0-0 0-0 0-1

PF

TP

5 4 9 4 2 5 7 3 1 3 4 3 1 3 4 3 1 4 5 1 0 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 0 2 1 3 33-69 11-22 15-20 13 25 38 15

2nd half: 17-33 51.5% 2nd half: 4-9 44.4% 2nd half: 12-16 75.0%

2-5 1-1 0-0 3-3 2-3 5-6 0-0 0-0 2-2

16 15 6 11 20 18 0 2 4

A TO Blk Stl

0 1 3 9 3 3 0 0 0

Min

0 0 3 5 2 2 0 0 1

1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1

2 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0

92 19 13

2

6 200

Game: 33-69 47.8% Game: 11-22 50.0% Game: 15-20 75.0%

27 30 19 31 39 36 2 7 9

Deadball Rebounds 2

Officials: Tina Napier, Bryan Enterline, Felicia Grinter Technical fouls: MIAMI-None. TENNESSEE-None. Attendance: 12151 Score by periods MIAMI TENNESSEE

Points PEP UT

40.5% 42.9% 100.0

f f g g g

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot

TENNESSEE 92 • 2-0

25

3-3 0-2 2-2 0-0 0-1 4-4 3-4 3-5 1-2 5-6

Player

FG % 1st Half: 15-37 3FG % 1st Half: 6-14 FT % 1st Half: 6-6

##

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

Officials: Beverly Roberts, Brian Hall, Bruce Morris Technical fouls: PEPPERDINE-None. TENNESSEE-None. Attendance: 12147 PU #25 fouls out @ 2:28/2 Score by periods PEPPERDINE TENNESSEE

##

1st

42 42

2nd

34 50

Total

76 92

Last FG - UM 2nd-00:22, UT 2nd-00:32. Largest lead - UM by 6 1st-18:08, UT by 19 2nd-00:32.

Points UM UT

In Paint 30 34

Off T/O 13 23

2nd Fast Chance Break 15 13 12 19

Bench 18 24

Score tied - 2 times. Lead changed - 4 times.

Score tied - 0 times. Lead changed - 0 times.

KNOXVILLE -- It took over two minutes for the first shot to finally fall. Pepperdine never led, but kept within two baskets until an 8-0 run capped by Meighan Simmons’ jumper with 10:32 left in the first half gave Tennessee a 20-9 lead. Summitt played her entire bench in the first half, including freshmen Cierra Burdick and Isabelle Harrison, and the Tennessee reserves scored 20 points.

KNOXVILLE - Junior Taber Spani hit a game-high four three-pointers, but none bigger than the one she drained from the top of the key as the shot clock expired with 6:36 remaining in the game. The swish ignited an 11-0 Tennessee run and ultimately helped lift the No. 3 Tennessee women’s basketball team (2-0) to a 92-76 victory over No. 7 Miami (1-1) on Tuesday evening at Thompson-Boling Arena.

Glory Johnson led the Lady Vols with 17 points and 13 rebounds. Shekinna Stricklen and Simmons each had 13 points, Taber Spani contributed 11 points and Briana Bass had 10.

The pair of top ten teams were tied, 42-42, at halftime before Tennessee scored the second half’s first nine points and 18 of the first 22 to take a 60-46 lead.

Pepperdine’s tough defense came at a cost. The Waves had 14 personal fouls in the first half, though the Lady Vols were uncharacteristically sloppy at the charity stripe, making just two of six foul shots before halftime.

But the Hurricanes came storming back, eventually getting as close as 73-68. That’s when Spani saved her best for her last shot.

Still, it forced Rousseau to go deep into her bench, which was responsible for just four points in the first half and 19 total. Jazmine Jackson had 17 points for the Waves, who shot 28.4 percent to the Lady Vols’ 49.2 percent shooting. Tennessee outrebounded Pepperdine 54-34, but couldn’t turn them into points. The Lady Vols gained control of the game with their 20 fast-break points and by sinking eight of their 10 3-point baskets in the second half. Summitt gave a starting nod to point guard Ariel Massengale, making her just the 14th Lady Vol to start her very first career game. The coach was so convinced of Massengale’s talent and frustrated by a lack of a bona fide point guard last season that she dubbed Massengale a starter back in March. Massengale sat for more than 13 minutes in the first half after picking up two fouls and finished with just one field goal, but had five assists to just one turnover and came up with two steals and three rebounds in 20 minutes.

After her three-pointer, the Lady Vols forced a shot clock violation on the other end, and freshman Isabelle Harrison scored her first points of the evening off of on an offensive rebound. Tennessee went on to score 19 of the game’s final 27 points to notch its second win in as many tries this season. After Miami’s Riquna Williams went off for 17 first-half points, UT limited her to just seven in the second. Although she finished with a game-high 24 points, the Lady Vols made her use 28 shot attempts to get there. Tennessee had five players in double-figures. Joining Spani were Meighan Simmons (18), Johnson (16), Shekinna Stricklen (15) and Ariel Massengale (11). Johnson also chipped in a team-high nine rebounds, while Massengale led the game with the second-highest assist total by a UT freshman all-time with nine. In the first half, it was the Hurricanes that got off to a strong start. After Baugh scored the game’s opening bucket on a layup, Miami went on a 10-2 run for its largest lead of the contest, 10-4. The Hurricanes made four of their first six three-point attempts, and led until a try from Simmons put the Lady Vols back ahead, 18-16, with 13:41 left in the first half. After UM’s Stefanie Yderstorm responded with a three-pointer of her own complemented by a Krystal Saunders layup, the Lady Vols scored eight consecutive points to take a 26-21 lead with 10:21 left in the first half and would not trail again. UT matched its biggest lead of the first 20 minutes, 38-31, on a jumper from Spani, who led the team with 13 first-half points. UM closed the first half with an 11-4 run to tie the score, 42-42.


GAME 3

GAME 4

Official Basketball Box Score -- Game Totals -- Final Statistics UT vs Virginia 11/20/11 2:00 PM at Charlottesville, Va. (JPJA)

Official Basketball Box Score -- Game Totals -- Final Statistics BAYLOR vs UT 11/27/11 2:02 p.m. at Thompson-Boling Arena, Knoxville, Tenn.

#3 UT at Virginia // Nov. 20, 2011

#6/7 UT vs. #1 Baylor // Nov. 27, 2011

UT 64 • 2-1 ## 25 40 05 10 13 01 11 15 20

Player

JOHNSON, Glory STRICKLEN, Shekinna MASSENGALE, Ariel SIMMONS, Meighan SPANI, Taber BASS, Briana BURDICK, Cierra MANNING, Alicia HARRISON, Isabelle Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 9-24 3FG % 1st Half: 3-9 FT % 1st Half: 8-15

37.5% 33.3% 53.3%

f f g g g

BAYLOR 76 • 6-0

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

5-6 7-15 1-6 1-7 8-17 0-1 0-2 0-1 2-4

24-59

0-0 0-6 0-2 1-5 4-10 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 5-24

TP

5-13 2-3 0-0 0-0 2-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 2-3

4 1 5 4 6 8 14 3 1 3 4 5 0 1 1 2 1 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 3 3 0 3 4 7 2 3 3 6 11-21 18 26 44 19

2nd half: 13-29 44.8% 2nd half: 0-10 0.0% 2nd half: 3-6 50.0%

OT: OT: OT:

2-6 2-5 0-0

33.3% 40.0% 0.0%

15 16 2 3 22 0 0 0 6

A TO Blk Stl

3 1 7 0 0 0 1 1 0

1 4 7 4 2 2 1 0 3

64 13 24

2 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 7

Game: 24-59 40.7% Game: 5-24 20.8% Game: 11-21 52.4%

1 2 4 0 0 0 0 1 0

Min

39 43 34 21 42 7 10 10 19

8 225 Deadball Rebounds 2

Virginia 69 • 4-0 ## 50 04 01 15 23 14 21 30

Player

Chelsea Shine Simone Egwu China Crosby Ariana Moorer Ataira Franklin Lexie Gerson Jazmin Pitts Telia McCall Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 11-34 32.4% 3FG % 1st Half: 3-7 42.9% FT % 1st Half: 4-5 80.0%

10 42 00 01 03 20 32

f c g g g

7-15 0-2 3-8 3-16 5-10 4-6 2-3 1-2

0-1 0-0 1-3 0-4 0-2 2-2 0-0 0-0

25-62

3-12

3 6 9 0 1 1 2 2 1 4 5 2 3 7 10 2 3 1 4 3 0 3 3 4 0 1 1 5 0 0 0 1 2 2 4 16-22 13 25 38 19

2nd half: 12-23 52.2% 2nd half: 0-4 0.0% 2nd half: 5-7 71.4%

4-6 0-0 6-7 4-6 2-3 0-0 0-0 0-0

OT: OT: OT:

2-5 0-1 7-10

40.0% 0.0% 70.0%

18 0 13 10 12 10 4 2

A TO Blk Stl

2 0 4 2 2 1 0 1

0 4 4 3 2 1 1 0

69 12 15

1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0

Min

0 45 1 15 2 39 3 402 28 5 35 0 10 0 13

2 13 225

Game: 25-62 40.3% Game: 3-12 25.0% Game: 16-22 72.7%

Deadball Rebounds 4

1st

29 29

2nd

29 29

OT

6 11

Total

Williams, Destiny Griner, Brittney Sims, Odyssey Hayden, Kimetria Madden, Jordan Condrey, Terran Pope, Brooklyn Team Totals

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

f 1-5 c 11-19 g 4-15 g 2-6 g 4-7 2-4 1-4

25-60

0-0 0-0 1-6 2-4 1-3 0-2 0-0

0-0 4-4 14-15 2-2 2-3 0-0 0-0

4-15

22-24

2nd half: 15-31 48.4% 2nd half: 3-9 33.3% 2nd half: 12-13 92.3%

1 5 6 2 2 4 6 3 3 5 8 1 0 1 1 1 0 7 7 1 0 4 4 0 1 4 5 2 2 3 5 9 33 42 10

TP

2 26 23 8 11 4 2

A TO Blk Stl

0 0 9 2 3 1 2

76 17

1 2 3 2 1 0 0

Min

0 7 0 0 3 0 0

1 30 0 402 36 0 25 2 38 0 18 0 13

9 10

5 200

Game: 25-60 41.7% Game: 4-15 26.7% Game: 22-24 91.7%

Deadball Rebounds 0

UT 67 • 2-2

25

TP

Player

FG % 1st Half: 10-29 34.5% 3FG % 1st Half: 1-6 16.7% FT % 1st Half: 10-11 90.9%

##

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

Officials: Joe Cunningham, Lawson Newton, Jennifer Rezac Technical fouls: UT-None. Virginia-None. Attendance: 6450 UVa: Pitts fouled out at 8:15 (II) Tenn: Massengale fouled out at 00:27.6 (OT) Score by periods UT Virginia

##

40 21 05 13 10 11 15 20

Player

JOHNSON, Glory STRICKLEN, Shekinna BAUGH, Vicki MASSENGALE, Ariel SPANI, Taber SIMMONS, Meighan BURDICK, Cierra MANNING, Alicia HARRISON, Isabelle Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 11-44 25.0% 3FG % 1st Half: 4-9 44.4% FT % 1st Half: 7-8 87.5%

f f c g g

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

3-8 9-22 6-11 1-10 4-12 1-12 0-0 0-1 0-6

0-0 4-9 1-1 1-6 2-5 0-3 0-0 0-0 0-0

24-82

8-24

5 6 6 6 3 7 0 1 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 4 3 8 1 11-15 28 28

2nd half: 13-38 34.2% 2nd half: 4-15 26.7% 2nd half: 4-7 57.1%

3-4 3-4 4-4 1-2 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0

11 3 12 4 10 2 1 4 2 3 3 1 0 0 1 1 7 2 9 56 20

Game: 24-82 29.3% Game: 8-24 33.3% Game: 11-15 73.3%

TP

9 25 17 4 10 2 0 0 0

A TO Blk Stl

2 1 3 4 0 3 0 1 1

Min

2 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 1

2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

1 0 1 0 0 2 0 1 0

28 39 32 31 31 16 3 4 16

67 15 11

5

5 200 Deadball Rebounds 1

Officials: Lisa Mattingly, Cameron Inouye, Amy Bonner Technical fouls: BAYLOR-None. UT-None. Attendance: 16623 CORRECTED BOX SCORE Score by periods BAYLOR UT

1st

31 33

2nd

45 34

Total

76 67

64 69

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Chelsea Shine scored 18 points, including a key basket in overtime, and Virginia stunned turnover-prone No. 3 Tennessee 69-64 on Sunday. The Cavaliers (4-0) came into the game allowing just over 42 points a game under first-year coach Joanne Boyle, and dictated the pace against a Lady Vols team averaging 90.5 points.

KNOXVILLE - The No. 6 Lady Vols led for much of the second half, but No. 1 Baylor took the lead late in the second half and went on to a 76-67 win before an electric crowd at Thompson-Boling Arena. The contest was the first “WE BACK PAT” game as the Pat Summitt Foundation was launched at halftime and $150,000 was presented to the Alzheimer’s Tennessee and the UT Medical Center with money raised from sales of “WE BACK PAT” shirts.

Taber Spani led the Lady Vols (2-1) with 22 points, including a 3-pointer 59 seconds into overtime that gave Tennessee a 61-58 lead, but the Cavaliers scored the next 11 points, the crowd at John Paul Jones Arena getting more excited with each basket.

Baylor All-American Brittney Griner scored 17 of her game-high 26 in the second half to lead the Bears’ comeback as they moved to 6-0. UT’s All-American Shekinna Stricklen led the Lady Vols with 25 points and 12 rebounds. Vicki Baugh also had 17 points and 10 rebounds.

China Crosby had 13 points and Ataira Franklin 12 for Virginia, which beat Tennessee for just the third time in 16 games. Lexie Gerson and Ariana Moorer each scored 10. Shekinna Stricklen had 16 and Glory Johnson 15 for the Lady Vols, who missed 10 of 21 free throws.

With the loss, the Lady Vols’ 38-game home win streak comes to an end as Tennessee falls to 2-2 overall. The last time UT started a season 2-2 was the 1990-91 season. That year, Tennessee went on to win its third NCAA Championship with a 30-5 record.

In the overtime, after Spani’s 3-pointer, Moorer hit a pair of free throws, and then a foul-line jumper, one of only three baskets she made in 16 tries. Shine followed a turnover the Tennessee with a short baseline jumper, and Crosby hit 3 of 4 free throws to make it 67-61.

Odyssey Sims (23 points) knocked down a 3-pointer with 7:20 left in regulation to give Baylor the lead it would never relinquish, 56-53. Glory Johnson (9 points, 11 rebounds) swooped in for a layup with 6:40 left to bring UT back within one at 56-55, but that was as close as it would be the rest of the way.

The Lady Vols never had an answer, and each time they failed to score and Virginia came away with the ball, the crowd of 6,450 at John Paul Jones Arena got louder and more excited.

Tennessee continued to pressure in the final minutes, but missed several shots as the Lady Vols shot just 29.3 percent in the game.

Stricklen had a chance to give the Lady Vols the lead near the end of regulation when she was fouled while scoring, but she missed the free throw, one of 10 misses in 21 tries for Tennessee. The Lady Vols also had 24 turnovers that the Cavaliers turned into 27 points.

Johnson made a pair of free throws with 2:02 left to bring UT back within four at 65-61. Griner answered with another lay-in with just two seconds left on the shot clock to give the Bears a 67-61 lead with 1:32 left in the game.

Crosby broke a 56-all tie with 36.6 seconds to go in regulation, hitting a desperate shot from the baseline with the shot clock running down. After a timeout, Spani calmly swished a 12-footer from the left baseline with 22.8 seconds to go, pulling Tennessee even again.

Baugh (17 points, 11 rebounds) and Stricklen both bombed a 3-pointers in the final 44 seconds, but it wasn’t enough as the Bears posted the win to drop the Lady Vols to 2-2.

Moorer’s last chance drive in regulation was cleanly blocked just before the buzzer. The Cavaliers tightened their defense and Tennessee continued to be sloppy early in the second half as Virginia opened the half on a 14-6 run. The Cavaliers led by as many as nine and by 47-40 when the Lady Vols began asserting themselves on the offensive glass and rallied. Tennessee scored eight straight points, taking its first lead since the first half, but Shine scored inside and Crosby’s three-point play boosted the Cavaliers’ edge back to 52-48. The Lady Vols pulled even three times, but only led once thereafter. Virginia used a 12-2 run to take a 24-20 lead in a sloppy first half. The Lady Vols turned the ball over at least seven times in the drought, and went almost 5 minutes without scoring. Spani, who hit the floor hard at one point and went back to the locker room, led Tennessee with 12 points in the half, and Gerson led the Cavaliers with eight.

The Lady Vols grabbed 55 rebounds, outboarding the Bears, 55-42, their most since the NCAA First Round win over Stetson last season, when they had 63. Taber Spani’s lay-up with 8:50 left, gave the Lady Vols a 53-50. Spani missed the ensuing free throw as part of an and-one as Baylor quickly answered. Griner converted a 3-point play seconds later to tie the game at 53 all. Baylor answered with a 7-0 run to come back within one points at 39-38 before Baugh layed one home for a 41-38 UT edge with 16 minutes left in the game. Baylor took a short-lived lead at 42-41 on a Griner lay-up with 15 minutes left in the second half. Spani regained the edge with a layup just 16 seconds later. The Lady Vols had a 17-2 run bridging the halves to build a lead of 39-31 with 17:39 left in the second half. Stricklen scored on a putback forcing Baylor to call timeout as UT took a sevenpoint lead (38-31) just 1:27 into the second half. Stricklen had eight of UT’s points in the spurt as the Lady Vols bounced back from a 29-22 deficit with four minutes left in the first half. Tennessee led 33-31 at intermission as Spani canned a 3-pointer with 42 seconds left in the half. Stricklen had 19 points and seven rebounds in the first 20 minutes while Brittney Griner was limited to nine points and just three rebounds. The Lady Vols dominated the glass in the first half, holding a 34-19 advantage. That included 18 offensive rebounds as UT shot just 25 percent.


GAME 5

GAME 6

Official Basketball Box Score -- Game Totals -- Final Statistics MIDDLE TENNESSEE vs TENNESSEE 11/29/11 7:04 p.m. at Thompson-Boling Arena, Knoxville, Tenn.

Official Basketball Box Score -- Game Totals -- Final Statistics TEXAS vs TENNESSEE 12/04/11 2:05 p.m. at Thompson-Boling Arena, Knoxville, Tenn.

MIDDLE TENNESSEE 43 • 4-3

TEXAS 57 • 5-2

#8 UT vs. Middle Tennessee // Nov. 29, 2011

## 13 21 05 24 52 01 11 14 23 34 42 44

Player

ELIE,Icelyn ROWE,Ebony CASON,Shanice JONES,Kortni LEONARD,Laken BRINKLEY,Janay AJANAKU,Jamila RAYNOR,Dymon MARCH,Lauren MYERS,Stephanie STEWART,KeKe MCFADDEN,Molly Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 8-28 3FG % 1st Half: 2-12 FT % 1st Half: 6-6

28.6% 16.7% 100.0

f f g g g

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

1-7 5-8 1-9 6-25 1-4 0-1 0-2 0-0 1-6 0-0 0-1 0-0

0-0 0-0 0-3 3-14 1-4 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-3 0-0 0-0 0-0

4-4 0-3 2-2 1-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 2-2 0-0

15-63

4-25

9-13

2nd half: 2nd half: 2nd half:

7-35 2-13 3-7

20.0% 15.4% 42.9%

TP

4 1 5 3 5 3 8 2 1 4 5 5 1 4 5 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 1 2 1 0 1 15 15 30 24

6 10 4 16 3 0 0 0 2 0 2 0

43

#8 UT vs. #21/22 Texas // Dec. 4, 2011

A TO Blk Stl

0 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

2 3 5 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 5 22

Min

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0

1 1 4 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0

2

9 200

Game: 15-63 23.8% Game: 4-25 16.0% Game: 9-13 69.2%

22 39 35 38 20 8 3 1 15 1 13 5

Deadball Rebounds 2

TENNESSEE 82 • 3-2 ## 25 40 21 05 13 01 10 11 15 20

Player

JOHNSON, Glory STRICKLEN, Shekinna BAUGH, Vicki MASSENGALE, Ariel SPANI, Taber BASS, Briana SIMMONS, Meighan BURDICK, Cierra MANNING, Alicia HARRISON, Isabelle Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 16-27 59.3% 3FG % 1st Half: 6-9 66.7% FT % 1st Half: 10-10 100.0

22 45 12 24 33 03 11 21 25 44

f f c g g

2-3 5-7 0-2 6-9 2-4 1-4 0-7 5-6 3-8 2-8

0-0 2-2 0-0 1-3 2-3 0-3 0-2 1-1 0-0 0-0

26-58

6-14

3 6 9 2 2 3 5 1 2 1 3 4 2 2 4 0 0 4 4 1 0 2 2 0 0 1 1 1 2 8 10 2 2 3 5 2 4 5 9 2 1 0 1 24-29 18 35 53 15

2nd half: 10-31 32.3% 2nd half: 0-5 0.0% 2nd half: 14-19 73.7%

5-6 0-0 2-2 1-1 2-2 2-2 5-7 3-4 1-1 3-4

9 12 2 14 8 4 5 14 7 7

A TO Blk Stl

2 0 0 5 2 3 2 0 1 0

2 2 4 0 2 3 2 2 2 2

82 15 21

1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 1

3 2 0 2 1 1 2 0 3 1

Min

25 21 8 23 18 16 21 26 23 19

8 15 200

Game: 26-58 44.8% Game: 6-14 42.9% Game: 24-29 82.8%

Deadball Rebounds 4

1st

24 48

2nd

19 34

Total

43 82

Last FG - MT 2nd-01:36, UT 2nd-01:26. Largest lead - MT by 3 1st-17:46, UT by 39 2nd-00:45.

Points MT UT

GAYLE, Ashley REED, Cokie ANDERSON, Yvonne FUSSELL, Chassidy FONTENETTE, Ashleigh ENEMKPALI, Nneka BASS, Chelsea PEOPLES, Cassie MAJOR, Ronisha HARTUNG, Anne Marie Team Totals

40 21 05 13 01 10 11 15 20

Player

JOHNSON, Glory STRICKLEN, Shekinna BAUGH, Vicki MASSENGALE, Ariel SPANI, Taber BASS, Briana SIMMONS, Meighan BURDICK, Cierra MANNING, Alicia HARRISON, Isabelle Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 15-38 39.5% 3FG % 1st Half: 7-13 53.8% FT % 1st Half: 4-8 50.0%

Off T/O 11 18

2nd Fast Chance Break 12 0 18 10

2-3 2-9 1-9 5-12 8-19 1-1 2-3 0-1 0-0 1-2

0-0 0-0 0-2 1-6 4-6 0-0 2-3 0-1 0-0 0-0

0-0 0-0 0-0 3-3 2-4 0-0 1-1 0-0 0-2 0-0

22-59

7-18

6-10

2nd half: 11-27 40.7% 2nd half: 1-5 20.0% 2nd half: 2-5 40.0%

1 5 6 4 3 2 5 3 2 2 4 1 1 2 3 2 1 6 7 0 0 3 3 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 2 2 2 4 6 11 27 38 16

TP

4 4 2 14 22 2 7 0 0 2

A TO Blk Stl

0 0 9 1 3 0 0 2 0 0

Min

6 2 2 2 2 0 0 0 1 1

6 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0

0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0

57 15 16

8

4 200

Game: 22-59 37.3% Game: 7-18 38.9% Game: 6-10 60.0%

34 20 34 36 33 14 11 6 2 10

Deadball Rebounds 1

f f c g g

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

3-9 6-14 8-10 4-10 1-4 0-0 3-11 0-6 0-0 0-4

0-0 5-9 0-0 2-3 1-2 0-0 3-7 0-0 0-0 0-0

2 8 10 3 3 5 8 2 5 6 11 0 0 3 3 2 3 2 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 3 1 4 3 4 0 4 25-68 11-21 12-20 20 29 49 14

2nd half: 10-30 33.3% 2nd half: 4-8 50.0% 2nd half: 8-12 66.7%

5-6 3-4 1-2 0-2 1-2 0-0 1-2 0-0 0-0 1-2

Game: 25-68 36.8% Game: 11-21 52.4% Game: 12-20 60.0%

TP

11 20 17 10 4 0 10 0 0 1

A TO Blk Stl

Min

1 3 2 5 1 0 1 3 0 0

3 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 2

0 3 1 2 0 0 2 0 1 0

27 37 35 27 26 2 18 11 3 14

73 16

9

4

9 200 Deadball Rebounds 4

Officials: Dee Kantner, Denise Brooks, Laura Morris Technical fouls: TEXAS-None. TENNESSEE-None. Attendance: 13465 Score by periods TEXAS TENNESSEE

In Paint 18 28

f c g g g

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

TENNESSEE 73 • 4-2

25

TP

Player

FG % 1st Half: 11-32 34.4% 3FG % 1st Half: 6-13 46.2% FT % 1st Half: 4-5 80.0%

##

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

Officials: Mark Zentz, Jesse Dickerson, Charlie Hust Technical fouls: MIDDLE TENNESSEE-BRINKLEY,Janay. TENNESSEE-BAUGH, Vicki; HARRISON, Isabelle. Attendance: 11861 Score by periods MIDDLE TENNESSEE TENNESSEE

##

1st

32 41

2nd

25 32

Total

57 73

Bench 4 37

Score tied - 1 time. Lead changed - 1 time.

KNOXVILLE - A pair of freshmen, Cierra Burdick and Ariel Massengale, each scored a career-high 14 points and keyed a pair of first-half runs as the No. 8 Tennessee women’s basketball team defeated in-state rival Middle Tennessee, 82-43, Tuesday evening at Thompson-Boling Arena. Massengale logged just 23 minutes, but led the Lady Vols in both scoring for the first time in her career, tying Burdick. Massengale has led Tennessee (3-2) in assists in all five games to open her collegiate career, and had zero turnovers for the first time Tuesday night. Massengale, and UT’s other four starters, had a light night after controlling the action throughout the game’s entirety. Johnson played a starter-high 25 minutes and tallied nine points and nine rebounds. Despite the Lady Vols’ largest win this season of 39 points, UT matched its least amount of double-figure scorers this season with two. Senior preseason All-American Shekinna Stricklen also chipped in 12 points.

KNOXVILLE — Clutch three-point shooting and powerful rebounding lifted #8 Tennessee to a 73-57 victory over #21/22 Texas on Sunday afternoon. From three-point range Tennessee shot 52.4 percent, making 11-of-21 while being led by Shekinna Stricklen (20 points) and Meighan Simmons (10 points), who combined to make 8-of-16 from behind the arc. Stricklen was a career-high 5-of-9 from three-point land. The Lady Vols (4-2) outrebounded the Longhorns (5-2), 49-38, led by Vicki Baugh’s 11 boards. Baugh (17 points) and Glory Johnson (11 points and 10 rebounds) both posted doubledoubles. Ariel Massengale also scored in double-figures with 10 points while handling out five assists. The Longhorns were led by Ashleigh Fontenette and Chassidy Fussell, who tallied 22 and 14 points, respectively.

Over the first 10 minutes of the second half, Tennessee extended its 48-24 halftime lead to a 62-30 margin and the Lady Vols never looked back.

Stricklen’s fifth three-pointer of the game was the final dagger as it put Tennessee up 64-53 with 6:15 to play on a trey as the shot clock was winding down.

UT limited the Blue Raiders (4-3) to 19 points in the second half. Middle Tennessee was led by a game-high 16 points from Kortni Jones. Ebony Rowe also had 10 points for MTSU.

The Lady Vols held Texas scoreless for 6:20 late in the game as the Lady Vols went on a 10-0 run while forcing the Longhorns into five turnovers during the spurt. Texas ended the drought on Fontenette’s jumper with 2:40 left in the game, as the Longhorns had fallen behind by 16.

In the first half, Middle Tennessee jumped out to a 5-2 lead before the Lady Vols scored 20 of the game’s next 22 points to take a 22-7 lead at the 11:47 mark, setting the tone for the rest of the game. During that stretch, Massengale played a role in 14 of UT’s 20 points, contributing nine points and assisting on a pair of baskets. The freshman standout also had one of her two steals in the run. She had already matched her career high with 11 points by halftime.

Down by as many as 14 early in the second, the Longhorns cut the deficit to six at 59-53 on a three-pointer by Chelsea Bass with 8:50 left in the second half. That would be Texas’ final points for more than six minutes. The Lady Vols answered as Johnson scored on a lay-up to start a run of 10 consecutive points. Tennessee forced Texas into a 30-second shot clock violation with 6:41 left in regulation with furious defensive pressure.

The Blue Raiders responded with an 11-5 run to bring their deficit back within single digits at 27-18 with 7:08 left.

The Lady Vols picked up their shooting early in the second half and began to pull away, taking a 52-38 lead on a Baugh lay-up with 15:31 left in the game.

UT reinforced its dominance, scoring 21 of the opening stanza’s final 27 points, to take a 48-24 halftime lead. Burdick scored all seven of her first-half points in the run as the Lady Vols’ 24-point advantage at intermission was their largest of the season.

Tennessee led 41-32 at halftime thanks to some strong shooting from three-point range as UT knocked down 7-of-13 (54 percent) from beyond the arc in the first 20 minutes. The Big Orange was led by Simmons, who was 3-of-5 with 10 first-half points. Baugh added 11 points in the first half along with five rebounds as the Lady Vols held a 29-18 rebounding edge at intermission. UT expanded a 27-26 lead with 5:19 left to as big as 11 (38-27) with 1:28 left in the first half. Texas had drawn within one on a three-pointer by Fontenette before the Lady Vols went on an 11-1 spurt. The Lady Vols return to action next Sunday at Madison Square Garden in New York as Tennessee takes on #22 DePaul in the Maggie Dixon Classic. Tip-off is set for 1:30 p.m. and will be televised on ESPNU.


GAME 7

GAME 8

Official Basketball Box Score -- Game Totals -- Final Statistics DePaul vs TENNESSEE 12/11/11 1pm at Madison Square Garden, New York, NY

Official Basketball Box Score -- Game Totals -- Final Statistics TENNESSEE vs Rutgers 12/13/11 7 p.m. at Piscataway, N.J. - The RAC

#7 UT vs. #20/21 DePaul // Dec. 11, 2011

#6 UT vs. #11 Rutgers // Dec. 13, 2011

DePaul 61 ## 24 51 05 12 20 21 25 31 33

Player

HAMPTON, KEISHA HARRY, KATHERINE MARTIN, ANNA HRYNKO, BRITTANY REYNOLDS, KELSEY ROGOWSKI, MEGAN GABRIEL, KARIMA PENNY, JASMINE MULCHRONE, MAUREE Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 10-37 27.0% 3FG % 1st Half: 4-15 26.7% FT % 1st Half: 5-8 62.5%

f f g g g

TENNESSEE 67 • 6-2

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

5-13 2-7 4-14 2-13 0-4 1-4 0-1 6-7 1-5

2-4 0-0 1-4 2-9 0-2 1-4 0-0 0-0 1-5

21-68

7-28

TP

2-3 3-4 1-2 2-2 0-0 0-1 0-0 4-6 0-0

2 4 6 5 5 2 7 5 1 3 4 3 2 5 7 4 1 0 1 3 2 2 4 0 0 1 1 1 3 1 4 3 1 3 4 2 3 1 4 12-18 20 22 42 26

2nd half: 11-31 35.5% 2nd half: 3-13 23.1% 2nd half: 7-10 70.0%

14 7 10 8 0 3 0 16 3

A TO Blk Stl

0 1 6 0 1 0 0 0 2

3 4 7 6 2 0 0 1 0 1 61 10 24

Min

0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

1 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 2

1

8 200

Game: 21-68 30.9% Game: 7-28 25.0% Game: 12-18 66.7%

23 30 30 35 20 11 3 25 23

Deadball Rebounds 2,1

TENNESSEE 84 ## 21 25 40 10 13 01 11 15 20

Player

BAUGH, Vicki JOHNSON, Glory STRICKLEN, Shekinna SIMMONS, Meighan SPANI, Taber BASS, Briana BURDICK, Cierra MANNING, Alicia HARRISON, Isabelle Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 16-32 50.0% 3FG % 1st Half: 0-2 0.0% FT % 1st Half: 9-12 75.0%

f f f g g

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

1-1 6-13 3-11 4-7 4-9 0-0 4-6 6-12 1-2

0-0 0-0 0-2 0-0 0-3 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0

29-61

0-5

0 0 0 2 6 3 9 2 1 8 9 0 1 2 3 2 1 3 4 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 2 2 3 9 12 4 1 1 2 4 1 3 4 26-35 14 32 46 16

A TO Blk Stl

6 16 12 9 8 0 15 12 6

0 0 3 2 1 1 0 2 0

2 3 3 4 3 1 1 2 0

84

9 19

1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1

0 2 2 2 0 0 3 4 0

Min

12 29 34 20 30 8 24 32 11

3 13 200

Game: 29-61 47.5% Game: 0-5 0.0% Game: 26-35 74.3%

Deadball Rebounds 3

1st

29 41

2nd

32 43

Total

61 84

Last FG - DPU 2nd-00:19, UT 2nd-00:43. Largest lead - DPU by 4 1st-16:35, UT by 25 2nd-00:43.

25 10 13 40 11 15 20

Player

BAUGH, Vicki JOHNSON, Glory SIMMONS, Meighan SPANI, Taber STRICKLEN, Shekinna BURDICK, Cierra MANNING, Alicia HARRISON, Isabelle Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 9-29 3FG % 1st Half: 4-11 FT % 1st Half: 11-13

f f g g g

31.0% 36.4% 84.6%

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

1-4 2-4 4-12 5-12 8-18 0-2 1-3 0-0

0-0 0-0 3-8 3-5 3-5 0-0 0-0 0-0

21-55

9-18

TP

5 2 7 1 3 3 6 4 1 5 6 2 3 2 5 2 3 6 9 1 0 1 1 0 3 3 6 2 1 0 1 0 0 4 4 16-25 19 26 45 12

2nd half: 12-26 46.2% 2nd half: 5-7 71.4% 2nd half: 5-12 41.7%

4-5 5-6 2-6 0-0 3-5 0-0 2-3 0-0

6 9 13 13 22 0 4 0

A TO Blk Stl

3 1 1 3 2 0 1 0

Min

2 5 3 1 3 0 1 1

3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0

1 28 0 27 0 40 0 31 3 400 9 1 23 0 2

67 11 16

5

5 200

Game: 21-55 38.2% Game: 9-18 50.0% Game: 16-25 64.0%

Deadball Rebounds 1,1

Rutgers 61 • 9-2

24 25 34 01 11 03 15 20 22 44

Player

SYKES, April CANTY, Briyona OLIVER, Monique RUSHDAN, Khadijah SPEED, Nikki WHEELER, Erica DAVIS, Syessence EVANS, Christa RICHARDSON, Shakena LANEY, Betnijah Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 12-33 3FG % 1st Half: 1-6 FT % 1st Half: 3-4

36.4% 16.7% 75.0%

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

f 12-23 f 0-3 f 2-4 g 7-16 g 0-3 3-9 0-0 2-3 0-0 1-6

3-10 0-0 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-5 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-1

0-1 0-0 1-1 2-4 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-2

27-67

3-17

4-8

2nd half: 15-34 44.1% 2nd half: 2-11 18.2% 2nd half: 1-4 25.0%

TP

3 4 7 3 3 4 7 4 3 3 6 2 2 3 5 4 0 3 3 1 1 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 3 2 1 1 2 16 22 38 19

27 0 5 16 0 6 0 4 0 3

A TO Blk Stl

Min

1 3 1 4 1 2 0 0 0 1

1 0 0 2 2 3 0 0 1 0

1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

1 2 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0

61 13

9

1

8 200

Game: 27-67 40.3% Game: 3-17 17.6% Game: 4-8 50.0%

38 28 24 38 14 24 0+ 16 2 16

Deadball Rebounds 1,1

Officials: Dennis DeMayo, May Forsberg, Susan Blauch Technical fouls: TENNESSEE-None. Rutgers-None. Attendance: 6368

Officials: Denise Brooks, Mark Zentz, Bryan Enterline Technical fouls: DePaul-None. TENNESSEE-None. Attendance: 5486 Maggie Dixon Classic Score by periods DePaul TENNESSEE

21

##

TP

4-5 4-5 6-6 1-2 0-0 0-0 7-10 0-1 4-6

2nd half: 13-29 44.8% 2nd half: 0-3 0.0% 2nd half: 17-23 73.9%

##

Points DPU UT

In Paint 18 50

Off T/O 13 23

2nd Fast Chance Break 16 0 16 6

Bench 22 33

Score tied - 2 times. Lead changed - 4 times.

Score by periods TENNESSEE Rutgers

1st

33 28

2nd

34 33

Total

67 61

Last FG - UT 2nd-01:53, RU 2nd-00:08. Largest lead - UT by 13 1st-06:53, RU by 5 2nd-15:38.

Points UT RU

In Paint 18 38

Off T/O 9 12

2nd Fast Chance Break 18 10 12 10

Bench 4 13

Score tied - 2 times. Lead changed - 6 times.

NEW YORK - Glory Johnson scored 16 points and Cierra Burdick added 15 to help No. 7 Tennessee beat No. 20 DePaul 84-61 on Sunday in the Maggie Dixon Classic at Madison Square Garden.

PISCATAWAY, N.J. - The sixth-ranked Tennessee women’s basketball team used a pivotal 13-0 run late in the second half to propel the Lady Vols to a 67-61 victory over No. 11 Rutgers on Tuesday evening at the Louis Brown Athletic Center.

Shekinna Stricklen added 12 points while Alicia Manning had season-highs of 12 points and 12 rebounds for the Lady Vols (5-2), who saw their 12-point halftime lead cut to 41-37 before using an 15-4 run to take control. Stricklen had six points during the burst.

The sixth-ranked Lady Vols lost all of a 13-point lead and found themselves down by three before taking control with a late run to seal their 67-61 victory over the Scarlet Knights. Sophomore guard Meighan Simmons hit two clutch 3-pointers during the game-changing spurt.

Her layup made it 56-43 with 11:19 left and DePaul (8-2) couldn’t get within single digits the rest of the way. Tennessee coach Pat Summitt was honored during No. 1 Baylor’s 73-59 victory over St. John’s with the Maggie Dixon Courage award. Summitt announced in August that she had been diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s. Both the Lady Bears and Red Storm came out of their timeouts to applaud the winningest coach in college basketball. Jasmine Penny scored 16 points and Keisha Hampton added 14 for DePaul. It was the second time Tennessee played in the Classic named for the former Army women’s coach. The Lady Vols beat Rutgers two years ago. The Scarlet Knights had played in all four of the previous Garden events. Army hosted Ohio State at West Point the first year. The 28-year-old Dixon died April 6, 2006, of arrhythmia, probably caused by an enlarged heart. Her death came three weeks after she finished her first season as Army coach. She won the admiration of the academy and all of college basketball for leading Army to its first NCAA berth, where the Cadets lost in the first round to Summitt’s Lady Vols. Tennessee was playing its first game without freshman point guard Ariel Massengale. She had started every game averaging 7.2 points and 5.8 assists. She injured a finger on her left hand while diving for a loose ball at the end of practice on Thursday and will be sidelined for a few weeks.

Trailing 54-51 with 8:33 left, Tennessee (6-2) scored 13 straight points, holding Rutgers without a point for nearly 8 minutes. Vicki Baugh started the burst with a layup and Simmons hit consecutive 3-pointers to give the Lady Vols a 61-54 lead. Taber Spani hit another 3 with 1:52 left to seal the victory. The game featured two Hall of Fame coaches with Pat Summitt and C. Vivian Stringer of Rutgers. The long-time friends have combined for nearly 1,950 victories during their illustrious careers. They stand first and third on the women’s basketball all-time victory list. Summitt received a warm standing ovation from the crowd before the game and shared a long embrace with Stringer. Rutgers players wore warmup shirts that said “We Back Pat” in honor of Summitt’s battle with Alzeheimer’s. The school also presented Tennessee with a collage of Stringer’s favorite photos with Summitt and a commemorative jersey at the half. Tennessee held Rutgers scoreless over a 7:55 span as April Sykes connected from downtown with 38 seconds left. As the Lady Vols squandered free throw opportunities, the Scarlet Knights made things interesting, coming as close as 65-61 before a pair of free throws from Shekinna Stricklen sealed the victory for UT. The Lady Vols got off to a quick start behind Stricklen. The senior preseason All-American had 10 straight points for Tennessee during one stretch. Her jumper with 5:48 left in the half gave the Lady Vols a 33-20 lead. That would be their last points before the half as Rutgers turned up its defensive pressure, scoring the final eight points before the break, including four by Sykes. Rutgers continued the run to start the second half scoring 11 of the first 14 points. Sykes’ layup 2 1/2 minutes in gave Rutgers its first lead of the game at 37-36. Khadijah Rushdan’s basket moments later capped the 19-3 burst. Neither team could pull away. Rutgers built a 54-51 lead on consecutive scores by Rushdan and a layup by Sykes with 8:33 left. That would be the Scarlet Knights’ final points until Sykes hit a 3-pointer with 35.9 seconds left that made it 64-57. Rutgers would get within four on Monique’s Oliver’s lay-in with 12.6 seconds left. Rushdan finished with 16 points. Spani and Simmons each had 13 points for Tennessee.


GAME 9

GAME 10

Official Basketball Box Score -- Game Totals -- Final Statistics TENNESSEE vs UCLA 12/17/11 2:00 p.m. at Wooden Center (Los Angeles, Calif.)

Official Basketball Box Score -- Game Totals -- Final Statistics TENNESSEE vs Stanford 12/20/11 7:00 pm at Stanford, Calif. (Maples Pavilion)

TENNESSEE 85 • 7-2

TENNESSEE 80 • 7-3

#6 UT vs. UCLA // Dec. 17, 2011

## 21 25 10 13 40 01 11 15 20

Player

BAUGH, Vicki JOHNSON, Glory SIMMONS, Meighan SPANI, Taber STRICKLEN, Shekinna BASS, Briana BURDICK, Cierra MANNING, Alicia HARRISON, Isabelle Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 19-25 76.0% 3FG % 1st Half: 6-9 66.7% FT % 1st Half: 1-1 100.0

f f g g g

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

6-9 7-9 8-14 5-7 5-6 0-0 2-4 3-3 0-0

0-0 0-0 2-5 4-6 1-2 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-0

2-3 3-5 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-2 0-0 0-0 0-0

36-52

7-14

6-10

2nd half: 17-27 63.0% 2nd half: 1-5 20.0% 2nd half: 5-9 55.6%

1 11 12 1 4 5 0 4 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 1 2 3 4 24 28

#6 UT vs. #4 Stanford // Dec. 20, 2011

TP

A TO Blk Stl

2 2 3 4 1 0 0 4 0

Min

1 2 0 1 3 0 1 0 1

14 17 18 14 11 1 4 6 0

3 0 3 3 3 0 2 1 0

0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1

1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 1

9

85 16 15

3

6 200

Game: 36-52 69.2% Game: 7-14 50.0% Game: 6-10 60.0%

26 38 39 29 33 1 11 19 4

Deadball Rebounds 4

11 20 01 05 35 00 10 23 34

Player

Nyingifa, Atonye Gardner, Rhema Lemberger, Thea Williams, Mariah Gardner, Rebekah Faulk, Moriah Swain, Kacy Walker, Markel Costa, Corinne Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 15-34 44.1% 3FG % 1st Half: 4-7 57.1% FT % 1st Half: 0-0 0.0%

f f g g g

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

4-9 1-4 5-12 0-4 9-18 1-5 2-4 3-11 0-1

0-0 0-0 1-6 0-1 5-9 0-1 0-0 1-1 0-0

2-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-2 0-0 0-0 4-4 0-0

25-68

7-18

7-8

2nd half: 10-34 29.4% 2nd half: 3-11 27.3% 2nd half: 7-8 87.5%

3 0 3 3 1 4 0 0 0 3 1 4 1 2 3 1 1 2 0 2 2 7 1 8 0 0 0 1 4 5 19 12 31

TP

A TO Blk Stl

1 0 6 3 1 0 0 4 0

Min

0 1 0 2 3 0 0 3 0

10 2 11 0 24 2 4 11 0

2 0 4 1 2 1 0 1 0

1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0 1 2 1 1 0 0 2 0

9

64 15 11

2

7 200

Game: 25-68 36.8% Game: 7-18 38.9% Game: 7-8 87.5%

27 12 39 29 37 9 10 31 6

Deadball Rebounds 1

Officials: Michael Price, Brenda Pantoja, Cathi Cornell Technical fouls: TENNESSEE-None. UCLA-None. Attendance: 2025 Score by periods TENNESSEE UCLA

25 40 21 10 13 05 11 15 20

Player

JOHNSON, Glory STRICKLEN, Shekinna BAUGH, Vicki SIMMONS, Meighan SPANI, Taber MASSENGALE, Ariel BURDICK, Cierra MANNING, Alicia HARRISON, Isabelle Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 16-26 3FG % 1st Half: 3-8 FT % 1st Half: 6-8

61.5% 37.5% 75.0%

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot

f 4-5 f 10-17 c 0-2 g 5-12 g 3-6 0-1 0-0 4-9 0-1

26-53

0-0 3-8 0-0 1-5 1-3 0-1 0-0 1-3 0-0

6-20

10-12 4-6 2-4 2-3 2-2 0-0 2-2 0-0 0-0

PF

TP

1 5 6 3 1 2 3 4 2 1 3 4 0 2 2 0 2 3 5 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 2 4 1 0 1 1 1 2 2 4 22-29 11 18 29 16

2nd half: 10-27 37.0% 2nd half: 3-12 25.0% 2nd half: 16-21 76.2%

18 27 2 13 9 0 2 9 0

A TO Blk Stl

0 2 0 4 2 1 0 2 0

Min

3 3 1 4 2 0 0 0 0

2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

2 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0

80 11 13

3

6 200

Game: 26-53 49.1% Game: 6-20 30.0% Game: 22-29 75.9%

33 40 16 37 25 11 8 27 3

Deadball Rebounds 2

Stanford 97 • 8-1

UCLA 64 • 5-4 ##

##

1st

45 34

2nd

40 30

Last FG - UT 2nd-00:32, UCLA 2nd-01:40. Largest lead - UT by 23 2nd-09:38, UCLA None.

Total

85 64

Points UT UCLA

In Paint 36 16

Off T/O 14 15

2nd Fast Chance Break 4 12 17 0

## 04 13 30 15 31 21 25 33 41 42 44

Player

Greenfield, Taylor Ogwumike, Chiney Ogwumike, Nnemkadi La Rocque, Lindy Kokenis, Toni James, Sara Payne, Erica Orrange, Amber Samuelson, Bonnie Boothe, Sarah Tinkle, Joslyn Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 19-40 3FG % 1st Half: 5-12 FT % 1st Half: 5-5

47.5% 41.7% 100.0

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot

f 2-3 f 6-12 f 19-27 g 1-4 g 8-18 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-4 0-0 0-1

2-3 0-0 0-0 1-4 5-10 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-3 0-0 0-1

37-69

9-21

PF

TP

1 1 2 1 2 3 5 4 8 9 17 3 0 1 1 4 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 4 5 14-16 14 21 35 16

2nd half: 18-29 62.1% 2nd half: 4-9 44.4% 2nd half: 9-11 81.8%

0-0 2-2 4-4 0-0 5-6 1-2 0-0 0-0 2-2 0-0 0-0

6 14 42 3 26 1 0 0 5 0 0

A TO Blk Stl

4 1 3 4 4 0 0 3 0 0 1

97 20

0 2 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 9

Min

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 4

1 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

7

4 200

Game: 37-69 53.6% Game: 9-21 42.9% Game: 14-16 87.5%

25 30 39 25 38 1 1 8 11 6 16

Deadball Rebounds 2

Officials: Lisa Jones, Marianne Karp, Robert Scofield Technical fouls: TENNESSEE-HARRISON, Isabelle. Stanford-None. Attendance: 7329 Bench 11 17

Score tied - 0 times. Lead changed - 0 times.

LOS ANGELES - Meighan Simmons scored 18 points, Glory Johnson added 17 and No. 6 Tennessee made 18 of its first 20 shots in beating UCLA 85-64 on Saturday. Vicki Baugh had 14 points and 12 rebounds, Taber Spani added 14 points and Shekinna Stricklen scored 11 for the Lady Vols, who shot 36 of 52 (69.6 percent) from the floor -- not far off the school record of 72.1 percent against Old Dominion on Jan. 4, 1989.

Score by periods TENNESSEE Stanford

1st

41 48

2nd

39 49

Total

80 97

Last FG - UT 2nd-00:05, STAN 2nd-01:27. Largest lead - UT by 9 1st-13:21, STAN by 19 2nd-02:06.

Points UT STAN

In Paint 18 40

Off T/O 13 14

2nd Fast Chance Break 10 4 14 4

Bench 11 6

Score tied - 4 times. Lead changed - 1 time.

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) - Nnemkadi Ogwumike scored a career-high 42 points and dazzled in what might have been the most meaningful home game of her senior season, and No. 4 Stanford beat sixth-ranked Tennessee 97-80 on Tuesday night in one of women’s basketballs best rivalries. The Cardinal extended their school-record home winning streak to 68 games at Maples Pavilion, where a sellout crowd of 7,329 waved red “We Back Pat” rally towels in support of Hall of Fame Lady Vols coach Pat Summitt, who revealed in August she has early onset Alzheimer’s.

Rebekah Gardner scored 15 of her career-high 24 points in the first half for UCLA (5-4), and Thea Lemberger and Markel Walker added 11 points each for the Bruins.

Shekinna Stricklen scored a career-high 27 points to lead the Lady Vols, who had their five-game winning streak snapped.

The win was the fourth straight for the Lady Vols (7-2) and their 18th in 19 meetings alltime against UCLA. It also raised Lady Vols coach Pat Summitt’s career record to 1,078-201.

Glory Johnson added 18 points, six rebounds, two blocks and two steals and Meighan Simmons scored 13 for Tennessee on a night Ogwumike put on a show for national television.

The 59-year-old Hall of Famer, in her 38th season at Tennessee, is the only coach in NCAA men’s and women’s basketball history to reach 1,000 wins.

Ogwumike’s basket that hit the rim and bounced in with 10:59 left gave the Cardinal their first double-digit lead of the game at 65-55 - and they only built on that the rest of the way. Ogwumike’s two free throws with 3:49 left topped her previous best outing of 38 points on April 4, 2010, against Oklahoma.

The Lady Vols never trailed, making their first eight shots, including three 3-pointers, for a 19-8 lead. The Bruins went on a 10-3 run to draw within four points before Tennessee had a 21-9 burst to make it 43-27. The Lady Vols then missed five of six shots, leaving them shooting 19 of 25 (76 percent) and with a 45-34 lead at halftime. Tennessee outscored the Bruins 9-2 to begin the second half for a 54-36 lead. UCLA wasn’t closer than 13 points after that. A layup by Baugh with 7:29 remaining made it 74-52, with Tennessee shooting 32 of 43 (74.4 percent) from the field at that stage. There were only four fouls called and just one free throw in the first half, and 17 fouls and 18 free throws in the game. Tennessee played its third straight game without starting point guard Ariel Massengale, who dislocated her left middle finger during practice earlier this month.

Her sophomore sister, Chiney, added 14 points as the Cardinal shot 53.6 percent. Tennessee shot a sizzling 61.5 percent in the first half to stay within 48-41 at the break before going a cool 37 percent in the second half to finish at 49.1 percent. The Cardinal, riding a streak of four straight Final Fours without a championship, haven’t lost on their home floor at raucous Maples Pavilion since falling to Florida State in the second round of the NCAA tournament on March 19, 2007. Stanford has beaten Tennessee three times during that span - also a 73-69 win on Dec. 22, 2007, and a 67-52 victory on Dec. 19, 2009. There also was that monumental 71-59 victory last Dec. 30 that snapped top-ranked Connecticut’s record 90-game winning streak. Summitt walked onto the court a few minutes before tipoff to a rousing standing ovation from the sellout crowd. Fellow Hall of Famer VanDerveer was shown on the main elevated center-court scoreboard offering her support to Summitt while acknowleding how much Stanford cherishes the rivalry and regular non-conference meetings with the Lady Vols. VanDerveer said Stanford’s program “is behind her 100 percent.” Summitt was not yet on the court with her team to see the presentation. “Pat, we love you, we care about you and we wish you the very best in your battle with Alzheimer’s,” said the video with VanDerveer, who walked to the opposite bench to greet Summitt. They posed for a few photos together. The Cardinal began the game 3 for 13 to 6 of 8 for Tennessee, which jumped out to a 10-3 lead in the opening 2:50. The Lady Vols were whistled for a technical foul at the 11:18 mark of the first half for having six players on the court. Stanford converted both free throws to cut Tennessee’s lead to 16-15. Tennessee freshman guard Ariel Massengale, who had missed last three games nursing a dislocated middle finger on her left hand that required minor surgery, entered the game for the first time with 10:45 left. The Lady Vols beat DePaul and won at both Rutgers and UCLA without her. Massengale practiced Monday in the Bay Area.


GAME 11

#7/8 UT vs. Old Dominion // Dec. 28, 2011

KNOXVILLE - Behind double-doubles from seniors Vicki Baugh and Glory Johnson, the seventhranked Tennessee women’s basketball team topped Old Dominion, 90-37, Wednesday evening at Thompson-Boling Arena. The Lady Vols spent their practices since last week’s 17-point loss at No. 4 Stanford focused on regaining the defensive excellence that coach Pat Summitt expects of them. The result was a near perfect effort in a 90-37 win over Old Dominion on Wednesday night. “Tonight, it was about Tennessee,” associate head coach Holly Warlick said. “It was about what was across our chest. We focused on getting better. I think what we did today was indicative of how hard we’ve practiced on the defensive end.” Warlick estimated the team had spent all of two minutes total working on offense during practices on Monday and Tuesday. The coaches and players used the rest of the time to work on rebounding, pass deflections and preventing transition baskets -- all things that haunted them in the 97-80 loss to the Cardinal on Dec. 20. The Lady Vols (8-3) outrebounded the Lady Monarchs 54-32, limited them to 25 percent shooting, forced 23 turnovers and gave up just one basket on the fastbreak. Tennessee now has won 16 straight and 31 of the last 32 against the Lady Monarchs, whose 37 points was the lowest total scored by either team in the 45-game annual series. Tennessee appeared a bit rusty on the offensive end early against Old Dominion (3-10), which scored the first two baskets of the game. The Lady Monarchs were leading 8-7 when Alicia Manning hit a jumper with 16:14 in the first half that launched a 14-2 run to give the Lady Vols control of the game. Ariel Massengale, who hadn’t started a game since dislocating her left middle finger in practice Dec. 8, hit back-to-back 3s in the span of 28 seconds during the stretch. “I was really happy with our play at the very beginning because Tennessee is such a big place to play and it’s really big-time,” Old Dominion guard Jackie Cook said. “I was really proud of how we stepped up and played from the very start. We just couldn’t finish.” Tennessee took a commanding 50-20 halftime lead against Old Dominion by shooting 50 percent from the field and hitting 6 of 12 from 3. The Lady Vols turned the ball over just twice and posted 15 assists before the break. Their improved defense led to balanced offense, with Johnson logging 16 points and 11 rebounds. Baugh had 11 points and 12 rebounds. Meighan Simmons added 12 points, Massengale scored 11, Isabelle Harrison had 10 and Alicia Manning grabbed 15 rebounds. “I like a game like this because we’re working on ourselves,” Johnson said. `We’re working on ourselves as a team and we’re trying to get better and work on our defense. We have so many things that we have to work on outside of the big games. We only have so much time.” Cook led Old Dominion with 13 points, as the Lady Vols managed to frustrate Old Dominion’s top player, Tia Lewis. Lewis entered the game averaging 18.1 points and 9.7 rebounds but finished with eight points, eight rebounds and four fouls. By the end of the game, Tennessee had scored 46 and had 26 points off turnovers. Old Dominion only scored eight points inside and had just a single point off the Lady Vols’ 11 giveaways.

GAME 12

#7/8 UT at Auburn // Jan. 1, 2012

AUBURN, Ala. - The seventh-ranked Tennessee women’s basketball team opened the new year and SEC play with a 73-52 win against Auburn on Sunday afternoon at Auburn Arena, marking UT’s 34th consecutive SEC win dating back to the 2009-10 season. The Lady Vols won going away in a game when their shots weren’t falling. Hounding Auburn into mistakes helped. Meighan Simmons scored 20 points and the Lady Vols (No. 8 ESPN/USA Today, No. 7 AP) closed on a big run. Tennessee (9-3, 1-0 SEC) came into the game last in the league in scoring defense, giving up 63.5 points a game, but forced 25 turnovers and had 12 steals. It was more than enough to earn the Lady Vols a 34th-consecutive SEC win. The Lady Vols closed the game on a 19-6 run to turn a tight contest into a blowout and win for the 27th time in the last 30 meetings with the Tigers (8-6, 0-1). Shekinna Stricklen added 17 points for Tennessee but was disgusted with her 5-of-18 shooting performance. Glory Johnson had 14 points and 13 rebounds and Alicia Manning scored 10 points. Simmons had 13 in the second half. Camille Glymph led Auburn with 21 points, making 5 of 10 from 3-point range. The Lady Vols struggled from the field, shooting just 32 percent (21 of 65) after coming in as the SEC’s second-best shooting team. However, they gave Auburn troubles on the boards and with a trapping defense that often forced the Tigers into hurried shots with the shot clock ticking down. Tennessee also dominated in rebounding 49-31. The Lady Vols turned a 31-29 halftime lead into a 14-point cushion midway through the second half. Johnson also boiled down the essence of Summitt’s halftime message. “Basically, if we don’t get it together, we’re walking home,” she said. “And it’s a long walk. I figured this isn’t the way Tennessee plays. We know how to play and we’re not playing to our standards. When we’re not rebounding and settling for good shots instead of great shots, that’s what happens.” Auburn managed to cut the 14-point deficit in half with Glymph hitting back-to-back 3s to make it 53-46 with 8 minutes to play. Then, Tennessee hit 7 of 8 free throws over the next 3 minutes to spark a 9-0 run and all but put the game away. The Lady Vols went 28 of 31 from the line to help overcome the poor shooting night.


GAME 13

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Official Basketball Box Score -- Game Totals -- Final Statistics Chattanooga vs TENNESSEE 01/03/12 7:05 p.m. at Knoxville, Tenn., Thompson-Boling Arena

Official Basketball Box Score -- Game Totals -- Final Statistics #16/15 Georgia vs TENNESSEE 01/05/12 7:05 p.m. at Knoxville, Tenn., Thompson-Boling Arena

#6/7 UT vs. Chattanooga // Jan. 3, 2011

#6/7 UT vs. #16/15 Georgia // Jan. 3, 2011

Chattanooga 47 • 8-4 ## 25 31 03 05 22 02 11 12 21 32 34

Player

HOOD, Whitney HALL, Taylor CHRISTOPHER, Kayla TOWNSEND, Tenisha LAMBERT, Kylie SOUTHERN, Ashley TOWNS, Ka'Vonne DOWNES, Meghan BLACK, Alex FREEMAN, Kayla DUPREE, Faith Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 6-29 3FG % 1st Half: 0-8 FT % 1st Half: 4-4

20.7% 0.0% 100.0

f f g g g

#16/15 Georgia 51 • 12-3, 1-1 SEC

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

4-7 1-7 1-9 1-5 2-7 0-2 0-3 1-5 0-1 0-0 7-10

0-0 0-1 0-4 1-5 1-4 0-0 0-1 0-1 0-0 0-0 1-1

17-56

3-17

TP

2-2 2-2 0-0 0-0 3-4 0-0 1-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 2-2

2 1 3 4 1 3 4 0 1 2 3 2 0 3 3 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 2 4 3 7 10-12 10 18 28 13

2nd half: 11-27 40.7% 2nd half: 3-9 33.3% 2nd half: 6-8 75.0%

10 4 2 3 8 0 1 2 0 0 17

A TO Blk Stl

1 0 6 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 1

0 1 2 1 4 0 2 1 2 1 1 2 47 11 17

Min

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0 1 1 0 1 0 1 3 0 0 0

0

7 200

Game: 17-56 30.4% Game: 3-17 17.6% Game: 10-12 83.3%

17 21 33 28 31 4 15 16 12 5 18

Deadball Rebounds 0

TENNESSEE 90 • 10-3 ## 15 25 40 05 10 01 04 11 20 21

Player

MANNING, Alicia JOHNSON, Glory STRICKLEN, Shekinna MASSENGALE, Ariel SIMMONS, Meighan BASS, Briana WILLIAMS, Kamiko BURDICK, Cierra HARRISON, Isabelle BAUGH, Vicki Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 18-32 56.3% 3FG % 1st Half: 4-8 50.0% FT % 1st Half: 10-12 83.3%

f f f g g

0-0 0-0 0-2 4-4 2-6 3-5 0-1 0-2 0-0 0-0

34-72

9-20

TP

1 4 5 1 5 8 13 0 2 3 5 2 0 1 1 1 2 0 2 1 1 2 3 1 3 0 3 1 2 1 3 1 3 5 8 1 3 6 9 3 2 1 3 13-17 24 31 55 12

2nd half: 16-40 40.0% 2nd half: 5-12 41.7% 2nd half: 3-5 60.0%

2-2 2-2 0-0 3-5 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 3-4 3-4

6 10 4 19 10 9 2 8 13 9

A TO Blk Stl

1 2 3 2 2 1 4 2 1 1

2 1 2 4 0 0 1 1 0 2

90 19 13

0 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 2 2

1 3 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 2

Min

21 20 21 23 24 17 16 19 20 19

9 10 200

Game: 34-72 47.2% Game: 9-20 45.0% Game: 13-17 76.5%

Deadball Rebounds 0

Officials: Billy Smith, Angel Stanton, Carla Fountain Technical fouls: Chattanooga-None. TENNESSEE-None. Attendance: 11754 Score by periods Chattanooga TENNESSEE

1st

16 50

2nd

31 40

Total

47 90

Last FG - UTC 2nd-00:14, UT 2nd-00:23. Largest lead - UTC by 2 1st-19:22, UT by 46 2nd-00:23.

Points UTC UT

12 01 03 10 11 04 15 23 31

In Paint 12 30

Off T/O 6 19

2nd Fast Chance Break 9 0 30 6

Bench 20 41

Player

HASSELL,Jasmine MILLER,Khaalidah ARMSTRONG,Anne Mari JAMES,Jasmine MITCHELL,Meredith BENNETT,Danielle DONALD,Krista WILLIS,Tamika FORD,Erika Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 11-31 35.5% 3FG % 1st Half: 3-10 30.0% FT % 1st Half: 2-4 50.0%

f g g g g

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

4-7 1-8 4-7 3-12 6-16 1-5 1-3 1-1 1-4

0-0 1-6 1-2 0-2 1-5 1-4 0-0 0-0 0-2

0-0 0-0 0-0 2-4 1-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0

22-63

4-21

3-6

2nd half: 11-32 34.4% 2nd half: 1-11 9.1% 2nd half: 1-2 50.0%

TP

2 0 2 4 0 2 2 2 1 4 5 2 0 3 3 2 3 4 7 3 0 2 2 3 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 2 0 3 3 1 1 3 4 9 23 32 21

A TO Blk Stl

Min

8 3 9 8 14 3 2 2 2

0 1 3 1 2 0 0 0 0

2 0 1 2 3 3 1 0 0

0 0 2 0 1 1 0 2 0

0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0

51

7 12

6

3 200

Game: 22-63 34.9% Game: 4-21 19.0% Game: 3-6 50.0%

24 25 24 34 38 9 16 17 13

Deadball Rebounds 2

TENNESSEE 80 • 11-3, 2-0 SEC ##

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

2-5 4-8 2-7 6-6 4-14 3-5 1-2 4-9 5-12 3-4

##

15 25 40 05 10 01 04 11 20 21

Player

MANNING, Alicia JOHNSON, Glory STRICKLEN, Shekinna MASSENGALE, Ariel SIMMONS, Meighan BASS, Briana WILLIAMS, Kamiko BURDICK, Cierra HARRISON, Isabelle BAUGH, Vicki Team Totals

FG % 1st Half: 14-27 51.9% 3FG % 1st Half: 3-6 50.0% FT % 1st Half: 5-6 83.3%

f f f g g

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

0-4 8-11 5-15 8-12 3-11 0-0 0-5 1-2 1-4 2-2

0-0 0-0 0-3 2-3 2-7 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0

28-66

4-13

0-0 6-11 2-3 1-1 2-2 0-0 2-2 1-2 2-3 4-4

2 3 5 4 9 13 2 6 8 2 1 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 2 0 2 0 1 1 2 8 10 3 3 6 20-28 19 33 52

2nd half: 14-39 35.9% 2nd half: 1-7 14.3% 2nd half: 15-22 68.2%

TP

A TO Blk Stl

1 0 3 9 1 0 2 0 0 0

Min

0 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 1 2

0 22 12 19 10 0 2 3 4 8

2 2 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 2

0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0

9

80 16 11

1

6 200

Game: 28-66 42.4% Game: 4-13 30.8% Game: 20-28 71.4%

20 32 36 35 29 3 9 9 7 20

Deadball Rebounds 4

Officials: Tina Napier, Mary Day, Bob Trammell Technical fouls: #16/15 Georgia-None. TENNESSEE-None. Attendance: 13721 Score by periods #16/15 Georgia TENNESSEE

1st

27 36

2nd

24 44

Total

51 80

Last FG - GA 2nd-00:56, UT 2nd-00:18. Largest lead - GA by 2 1st-19:09, UT by 31 2nd-02:25.

Points GA UT

In Paint 12 42

Off T/O 4 9

2nd Fast Chance Break 6 2 20 12

Bench 9 17

Score tied - 1 time. Lead changed - 1 time.

Score tied - 2 times. Lead changed - 1 time.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - The #6/7 Lady Vols used a 30-0 run in the first half to run away with a 90-47 victory over Chattanooga on Tuesday night at Thompson-Boling Arena. Tennessee moved to 10-3 with the easy win in its final home non-conference game this season. The Lady Vols will play their third game in five nights on Thursday as Georgia comes to Knoxville for a 7 p.m., tip-off on CSS.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - #6/7 Tennessee pulled away from #16/15 Georgia with a 32-9 run in the second half before 13,721 fans to post a 80-51 victory at Thompson-Boling Arena on Thursday night. Glory Johnson posted a double-double to lead four players in double-figures. For Johnson, her 22-point, 13-rebound effort was her fourth straight double-double I and sixth this season. The freshman Ariel Massengale nearly notched her first-career double-double as she tied her careerhighs with 19 points and 9 assists.

Freshman Ariel Massengale (19 points) and Isabelle Harrison (13 points) each scored career-highs in the win as four Lady Vols scored in double-figures. Glory Johnson tallied a double-double with 10 points and a game-high 13 rebounds. Meighan Simmons also scored 10 points.

The Lady Vols improved to 11-3 overall and 2-0 in the SEC with its fourth win a row. Georgia suffered just its third loss to stand at 12-3 and 1-1 in the league. The loss ended the Lady Bulldogs four-game win streak.

For Johnson, it was her third straight double-double and sixth of the season.

Tennessee dominated the glass, holding a 52-32 edge on the boards led by Johnson. Vicki Baugh also hauled down 10 to go along with eight points. The Lady Vols’ defense was stellar in holding Georgia to just 34.9 percent from the floor including 4-of-21 from 3-point range.

The Lady Vols outrebounded the Lady Mocs, 55-28, while shooting 47.2 percent from the floor. Chattanooga was limited to just 30.4 percent for the game including 20.7 (6-of-29) in the first half. The game marked the return of junior guard Kamiko Williams, who missed the first 12 games recovering from a torn ACL. Williams played 16 minutes and had two points, four assists, two steals and three rebounds. The Lady Mocs (8-4) were led by former Lady Vol Faith Dupree, who had 17 points on 7-of10 shooting. Tennessee led 10-8 with 16:34 left in the first half before that 30-0 run, which made it 40-8 with 5:48 left in the half on a jumper by Cierra Burdick.

Meighan Simmons scored in double-figures for the seventh game in a row with 10. Shekinna Stricklen tallied 12 for her 12th game of the year with 10 or more. Tennessee went on a 24-6 run midway through the second half to take 68-42 lead with 7:16 left on Johnson’s 3-point play. The run expanded to 32-9 on a Cierra Burdick putback with a little more than two minutes left in the game, making it 76-45. The Lady Vols continued to pull away as Johnson converted a fastbreak 3-point play to give UT a 51-36 lead with 13 minutes left in the game. Simmons’ 3-pointer with 11:45 left made it a 17-point bulge at 57-40. Two beautiful fastbreak give-and-gos between Stricklen and Johnson in the final minute gave Tennessee a 36-27 lead at intermission. Massengale had 15 points in the first half to lead all scorers as the Lady Vols shot 52 percent. Down by as many as 11, Georgia cut the deficit to five on a 3-pointer by Meredith Mitchell with 2:05 left in the first half causing the Lady Vols to call timeout. Massengale continued her assault on the hoop with a putback lay-up with 3:51 left in the first half as Tennessee took a 30-20 lead. Vicki Baugh’s first basket of the game with 5:41 left in the first half put the Lady Vols up 28-19. Tennessee opened the game strong, taking a 20-11 lead in the first 8:13 as Massengale made her first four shots including two 3-pointers. The Lady Vols return to the hardwood on Sunday as Tennessee travels to Arkansas for a 3:30 p.m., match-up that will air on ESPNU and can be heard on the Lady Vol Network.


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