Postgame Notes

Jan. 20, 2004

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* Tennessee falls to 10-4 (2-3), while Kentucky improves to 12-2 (3-1)
* Vols are now 9-1 at home (2-1 SEC) this season
* UT has an 86-17 mark at home since the 1997-98 season ... UT is 38-14 vs. SEC at home since 1999-2000
* Tonight's attendance: 17,990 is a season-high for the Vols and largest since last year's win over Florida (18,870)

Series Notebook
* Kentucky leads the all-time series 133-62 that dates back to 1910
* UK leads series 46-43 in games played in Knoxville ... UK has won the last four in series
* Last five meetings in Knoxville have been decided by eight points or less
* UK now leads 6-5 in overtime games vs. Vols
* UT's 62 wins in the series are almost double of any other school in SEC vs. UK (Vanderbilt has 36)
* UT's last win in the series came in Knoxville (76-74/ot) at Thompson-Boling Arena

McFadgon Scores Career High 33
* Scored 33 points tonight breaking previous mark of 31 set twice this season vs. Wofford and
* McFadgon's 33 points are the most for an SEC player this season
* Connecting on 8-of-17 from the field and 13-of-13 at free throw line
* Sixth game of 20 points or more this season ... 11th game of scoring double-figures
* Entered the game as the SEC's leading scorer averaging 18.1 ppg
* Recorded 17 of the Vols' first 21 points of the game (5-of-6 FGs/4-of-5 treys) ... Scored 19 points in first half
* Has hit 32 consecutive FTs ... Had a streak of 27 in a row earlier this year
* Entered game leading the SEC in FT shooting (.937)

Crump Records Double-Double
* Tallied 14 points and grabbed 13 rebounds tonight
* Fourth double-double of the season and seventh of career (first vs. Kentucky)
* His 13 rebounds tonight are a career-high (previous: 11--three times, last vs. UNC-Asheville, 12/30/03)
* Tallied double figures in 13 of the Vols' 14 games this season and 39th time in his career



Watson Makes it Count
* Scored Vols last four points in regulation on a field goal and two free throws
* Watson's two free throws with :23 remaining gave UT a 64-61 lead
* Minutes were limited tonight due to foul trouble
* Scored all 6 points in second half

Wingate Records Career-Highs
* Scored career-high 8 points tonight (previous: 6--two times, last vs. Georgia State, 12/20/03)
* Wingate's 6 rebounds tonight were a career-high (previous: 4--three times, last vs. The Citadel, 12/17/03)
* Scored all 8 points in the second half, keying the Vols' rally to take their first lead
* Hit two free throws with 7:37 remaining to give Vols their first lead of game (52-51)
* Made first career start tonight

Houston on ESPN's SEC Silver Anniversary Team
* Tennessee's Allan Houston was one of five players announced tonight at halftime on the network's SEC's Silver Anniversary team
* Others named to the team were: F-Chuck Person (Auburn), F- Jamal Mashburn, C-Shaquille O'Neal (LSU), G- Chris Jackson (LSU)
* Houston is the Vols' all-time leading scorer with 2,801 points

* Vols are 1-2 vs. ranked opponents this season ... UT has won four of last seven games vs. ranked opponents
* First overtime game of season for Vols ... Last OT game was an 81-76 loss at Georgia last season
* UK began the game on a 10-0 run ... UT's first basket (McFadgon 3-pointer) came at 16:37 mark of first half
* Vols trailed by as many as 16 points in the first half
* UK outrebounded the Vols 47-35 ... Vols 2-3 this season when being outrebounded

Next Game
* Tennessee hosts Louisville Sunday in 7 p.m. (EST) tipoff ... ESPN will televise the game nationally



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