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Game Notes • Tennessee vs. Georgia • Feb. 21, 2011 At Home... Is averaging UT-bests of 15.5 ppg and 3.3 apg in 13 wins at Thompson-Boling Arena. Highlights... Leads Tennessee in scoring and ranks fourth in the SEC at 14.3 ppg...Started her career with 13 straight double-figure games - only Chamique Holdsclaw began her UT career with more consecutive 10-point contests (14 in 95-96)...Set a Lady Vol single-game record with eight threes (in 15 attempts) and scored a season-high 28 points vs. Lamar on Dec. 1...Set a Lady Vol freshman record with 11 assists on Jan. 6 against Alabama...Became 10th Lady Vol ever to record a pointsassists double double, scoring 15 points along with 11 dimes versus the Crimson Tide...Three-time SEC Freshman of the Week, most recently earned the award on Feb. 10 after she was clutch at No. 15/18 Kentucky and at Vanderbilt...Also captured the honor on Dec. 20, following a week that saw her average 22.5 ppg as UT split against a pair of top-three teams, No. 3/2 Stanford and No. 2/3 Baylor...Named FOW on Dec. 6, as well...Has started every game since exploding for 22 points and eight boards off the bench in the season opener at Louisville...Nicknamed Speedy...Shattered the 25-year-old San Antonio Metro Area career scoring record and was ranked as the No. 24 prospect in the Class of 2010 by ESPN HoopGurlz...Captured Co-Most Valuable Player honors at the 2010 McDonald’s All-American game after scoring a game-high 21 points in just 14 minutes off the bench. SEC Notes... Despite her scoring averaged dropping to 11.6 ppg in 13 SEC contests, Simmons is shooting a coldblooded 92.3 percent from the line (24-26) in conference play...Has made 19 straight free throws, dating back to Jan. 6 versus Alabama...Made two clutch charity tosses with UT up just two points with 14.5 seconds left at Kentucky on Feb. 7...Finished with 15 points, but had nine turnovers versus the Wildcats...Scored 17 points to go along with five boards and four assists versus South Carolina on Feb. 17...Scored nine points, including a clutch three-pointer that put UT ahead 44-42 with 5:54 left in the come-from-behind victory at Vanderbilt on Feb. 13...She also made a steal and a layup to seal the win over the Commodores...Was held scoreless for the first time in her collegiate career at Arkansas on Jan. 30, going 0-for-6 from the field...Exploded for 16 second-half points on 5-of-9 shooting versus South Carolina on Jan. 20...Scored 17 points on 6-of-18 shooting versus Vanderbilt on Jan. 15...Scored 18 points, including 16 in the second half, on 8-of-10 shooting versus Ole Miss on Jan. 9...Set a Lady Vol freshman record with 11 assists, including nine in the first half, against Alabama on Jan. 6...Added 15 points for her first career double-double...Scored nine points on 2-of-5 shooting in SEC debut at LSU on Jan. 2.

MEIGHAN SIMMONS Guard • 5-9 • Guard Cibolo, Texas Byron P. Steele II H.S. Tip-Offs Simmons is the only freshman in the country who was named to the Naismith Award’s midseason Top-30 list. The Naismith Award is given to the nation’s top player. The Atlanta Tip-Off Club announced the list on Monday.

SIMMONS’ 2010-11 SEASON AND CAREER HIGHS Points: ...................... 28 vs. Lamar (12-1-10) Rebounds: .............8 at Louisville (11-12-10) Assists: ................... 11 vs. Alabama (1-6-11) Steals: ............ 3 vs. Chattanooga (11-15-10) Blocks: .................. 1 at Vanderbilt (2-13-11)* Field Goals: ............. 10 vs. Lamar (12-1-10)* 3-Pointers: .................. 8 vs. Lamar (12-1-10) Free Throws: .............. 8 at Baylor (12-14-10) Minutes: ............... 37 vs. Stanford (12-19-10) *indicates most recent high SIMMONS’ SEC HIGHS Points: ..................... 18 vs. Ole Miss (1-9-11) Rebounds: .................4 at Auburn (1-23-11)* Assists: ................... 11 vs. Alabama (1-6-11) Steals: ..........1 vs. South Carolina (2-17-11)* Blocks: .................. 1 at Vanderbilt (2-13-11)* Field Goals: ............... 8 vs. Ole Miss (1-9-11) 3-Pointers: ............4 vs. Vanderbilt (1-15-11)* Free Throws: . 5 at South Carolina (1-20-11)* Minutes: ............... 34 vs. Vanderbilt (1-15-11) *indicates most recent high

Non-Conference Notes... Started her career with 13 consecutive double-figure games...Two-time SEC Freshman of the Week (Dec. 20 and Dec. 6)...Set Lady Vol single-game record with eight threes versus Lamar on Dec. 19...Simmons scored a season-high 28 points on 10-of-18 shooting and added a season-high five assists against the Lady Cardinals...Starting at point guard for the first time, she scored or assisted on six of UT’s first seven buckets and Tennessee raced out to a 12-0 lead...Scored 23 points on 7-18 shooting (3-6 on 3s) in a season-high 37 minutes versus Stanford on Dec. 19...She sent the game to overtime with an ice-in-the-veins three-pointer to knot the game at 70-70 with 48 seconds left in regulation...Scored 22 points on 6-of-21 shooting, making 8-of-9 free throws, at Baylor on Dec. 14... Scored 18 points at Texas on Dec. 12...Named to the Paradise Jam All-Tournament team after leading Tennessee with 13.0 ppg in three games versus Missouri, Georgia Tech and Georgetown at the three-day tournament from Nov. 25-27...Scored 11 points, including three treys, in UT’s game-opening 19-0 run versus Chattanooga on Nov. 15... Finished with a game-high 26 points on 10-of-16 shooting (5-of-8 threes) versus the Lady Mocs...Sparked Tennessee’s seasonopening win over Louisville on Nov. 12 at the Cardinals’ brand new sold out KFC Yum! Center with 22 points (9-of-20) and eight boards in 31 minutes off the bench in her fearless collegiate debut. 2010-11 GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS Opponent Louisville CHATTANOOGA VIRGINIA ARIZONA STATE Missouri* Georgia Tech* Georgetown* LAMAR Old Dominion Texas Baylor STANFORD ETSU RUTGERS Louisiana State ALABAMA OLE MISS Florida VANDERBILT South Carolina Auburn MISSISSIPPI STATE Arkansas Kentucky FLORIDA Vanderbilt SOUTH CAROLINA

Date 11/12/10 11/15/10 11/18/10 11/21/10 11/25/10 11/26/10 11/27/10 12/1/10 12/5/10 12/12/10 12/14/10 12/19/10 12/22/10 12/30/10 1/2/11 1/6/11 1/9/11 1/13/11 1/15/11 1/20/11 1/23/11 1/27/11 1/30/11 2/7/11 2/10/11 2/13/11 2/17/11

Min 31 17 25 14 26 23 33 26 26 34 35 37 25 13 19 22 24 20 34 33 24 32 19 27 21 30 29

GS * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *

FG-A 9-20 10-16 5-12 4-10 5-8 4-10 4-12 10-18 5-13 7-18 6-21 7-18 4-8 3-6 2-5 6-14 8-10 5-15 6-18 5-11 1-8 5-17 0-6 5-7 1-6 4-11 6-13

3FG-A 2-7 5-8 0-3 0-2 1-2 2-7 1-7 8-15 1-5 2-8 2-9 3-6 2-4 1-2 0-2 2-6 2-4 4-7 4-14 1-1 1-4 2-9 0-4 1-3 0-2 1-4 1-2

FT-A 2-4 1-3 2-4 2-4 3-4 4-6 2-4 0-0 3-4 2-2 8-9 6-6 3-4 0-0 5-6 1-2 0-0 0-0 1-1 5-5 2-2 0-0 0-0 4-4 2-2 0-0 4-4

Rebs O-D-T 6-2-8 0-2-2 2-2-4 1-0-1 0-2-2 0-0-0 1-4-5 0-2-2 1-1-2 1-2-3 2-3-5 2-5-7 0-0-0 0-2-2 0-0-0 0-1-1 1-3-4 2-2-4 1-1-2 0-3-3 0-4-4 2-3-5 0-2-2 0-4-4 0-0-0 0-1-1 0-5-5

PF 2 2 3 5 3 2 2 3 1 1 3 2 0 3 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 2 1 2 1 2 3

A 3 4 2 0 3 0 4 5 4 1 0 2 2 1 1 11 3 1 3 4 3 4 3 4 3 3 4

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

Blk 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0

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

Pts 22 26 12 10 14 14 11 28 14 18 22 23 13 7 9 15 18 14 17 16 5 12 0 15 4 9 17

* at the Paradise Jam in the U.S. Virgin Islands

CAREER TOTALS FOR MEIGHAN SIMMONS YEAR 2010-11 TOTAL

GP GS MIN-AVG FG FGA 27 26 699-25.9 137 331 27 26 699-25.9 137 331

PCT .414 .414

3FG 3FGA PCT FT 49 147 .333 62 49 147 .333 62

FTA PCT OFF DEF TOT-AVG PF-FO 80 .775 22 56 78-2.9 53-1 80 .775 22 56 78-2.9 53-1

AST TO BLK STL PTS-AVG 78 78 5 19 385-14.3 78 78 5 19 385-14.3

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