Postgame Notes

Nov. 21, 2003

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* Tennessee moves to 1-0, while Wofford falls to 0-1
* Vols have won 48 of its last 51 non-conference games at Thompson-Boling Arena
* UT head coach Buzz Peterson is now 4-0 vs. Wofford (1-0 at UT and 3-0 while coach at Appalachian State)

Series Notebook
* Tennessee leads the all-time series 6-0, including a 5-0 mark in games played in Knoxville
* UT won the last meeting by a 92-63 count at Thompson-Boling Arena (Dec. 7, 1997)
* Vols improve to a 77-12 mark against schools that currently comprise the Southern Conference
* UT's last loss to a SC member was a 55-49 setback to College of Charleston in the first round of the 1996 NIT

Season Openers
* UT has a 17-2 mark in last 19 season openers, including a five-game winning streak
* Only season opening losses were to No. 18 Arizona (73-72) Albuquerque in 1998 and ETSU (87-79) at Knoxville in 1992
* UT's last loss in a season-opener was to Arizona (73-72) in 1998

Home Openers
* UT has a 36-2 mark in last 39 home openers dating back to the 1966-67 campaign (first season at Stokely Athletics Center)
* Vols have won their last 12 home openers dating back to the start of the 1993-94 campaign.
* Tennessee defeated Gardner-Webb 71-69 in last season's home opener

McFadgon Scores 31 in UT Debut
* Scored 31 points in UT debut, connecting on 10-of-15 from the field (3-of-5 treys) and 8-of-10 at FT line
* His 31 points are the most in a UT debut since Bernard King scored 42 against Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 1974
* Scored 12 of UT's first 18 points on 4-of-4 FGs (2-2 from three-point range) and 2-0f-2 at FT line
* Tallied 17 points by halftime on 6-of-9 shooting from the field, including 3-of-5 from long range
* McFadgon's highest scoring output in two years at Memphis was a 22-point effort vs. Temple (Dec. 20, 2001)



Crump Records Double-Double
* Scored 11 points (5-7 FGs) and pulled game-high 11 rebounds
* Fourth career double-double
* Equaled career-high with 11 rebounds ... Third time he has pulled down 11 boards in a game (last: at Vanderbilt, 2003)
* Scored 7 points in second half

Hendrix Scores Double Figures in UT Debut
* A transfer from Clemson, scored 12 points and pulled down 9 rebounds in UT debut
* Connected on 5-of-11 from the field
* Scored 8 first half points to help Vols build 37-31 halftime advantage

Watson Gives It Up
* Scored 11 points and dished out game-high 8 assists
* Eight assists tonight just missed career-high of 9 set last year against Georgia
* 11th time in UT career that he has dished out 7 or more assists in a game

* Vols led 37-31 at halftime
* Tennessee outrebounded Wofford 44-29
* Vols connected on 72 percent from the field in the second half (13-of-18) and 89.5 percent (17-of-19) from FT line
* UT recorded 6 blocked shots, led by Crump's three swats

Next Game
* Tennessee plays host to Tennessee State Friday, Nov. 28 in a 7:30 p.m. (EST) tipoff
* UT leads the series against TSU 2-0 ... Last meeting: 91-69 (Nov. 15, 1998 at Thompson-Boling Arena)



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