Rennia Davis scored 24 points to break out of her personal slump Sunday and the Lady Vols defeated LSU 74-65 to snap a six-game losing streak.
Notre Dame had to erase a second-half deficit Thursday before winning 77-62 over Tennessee, the Lady Vols’ sixth consecutive loss.
Malica Monk hit a jumper with 3.6 seconds left to lift the Arkansas women’s basketball team to an 80-76 win over Tennessee — the Lady Vols’ fifth straight loss, their longest skid in nearly half a century.
Caliya Robinson had 16 points, six rebounds, five assists and two of her six blocks in a critical last-minute possession for Georgia, and the Bulldogs held off No. 13 Tennessee 66-62 on Sunday.
Missouri beat No. 10 Tennessee 66-64 on Sunday for its fifth consecutive victory and the women’s program’s first ever at Thompson-Boling Arena.
ETSU trailed Tennessee by just eight points with four minutes to go in the third quarter before the No. 9 Lady Vols pulled away for an 80-61 win at Thompson-Boling Arena on Friday night.
Tennessee has gone 153-54 with three regional final appearances in Holly Warlick’s six seasons, though the Lady Vols have lost in the second round of the NCAA tournament the past two years.
Sixth-seeded Oregon State defeated third-seeded Tennessee 66-59 in the second round Sunday at Thompson-Boling Arena, where the Lady Vols had been 57-0 in NCAA tournament games.
Freshman Rennia Davis scored 18 points and grabbed 11 rebounds in her NCAA debut, and No. 3 seed Tennessee set postseason offensive records in a 100-60 first-round victory over No. 14 Liberty on Friday at Thompson-Boling Arena.
A’ja Wilson and South Carolina beat Tennessee 73-62 in the quarterfinals on Friday in Nashville to stay in the hunt for a fourth straight SEC title.
Tennessee closed out the regular season Sunday with a 65-46 victory over South Carolina, which again was without star center A’ja Wilson.
Sophie Cunningham scored 12 of her 32 points in the fourth quarter for Missouri, which handed Tennessee its second straight loss.
Mercedes Russell reached a milestone and was on the verge of another Sunday in No. 11 Tennessee’s 62-46 win over No. 18 Georgia.
No. 12 Tennessee pulled away in the fourth quarter to defeat Vanderbilt 74-64 on Sunday.
Chloe Jackson scored 21 points and the LSU women’s basketball team took control in the third quarter to beat No. 10 Tennessee 70-59 on Sunday.