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Postgame Notes
Stanley Asumnu

Stanley Asumnu

Dec. 20, 2003

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Records
* Tennessee improves to 5-1, while Georgia State falls to 4-3
* Vols are now 5-0 at home this season
* Vols have won 52 of its last 55 non-conference games at Thompson-Boling Arena
* UT has an 82-16 mark at home since the 1997-98 season
* Second of Vols' four games in a 10-day period--all at home ... UT's 7 of first 8 games at home this season

Series Notebook
* Tennessee leads the all-time series 4-1 that dates back to 1977
* UT won the last meeting 70-52 (12/01/1996)
* All previous meetings were played in Knoxville ... GSU's only win in the series was a 52-50 decision in 1984
* Vols have a 8-4 all-time mark against schools that currently comprise the Atlantic Sun Conference

McFadgon Remains Hot From Field
* Scored 19 points today
* Connected on 7-of-14 from field, including 1-of-2 from three-point range
* Scored double figures in 5 of Vols' 6 games this season
* Scored 34 points last two games (17.0) , while shooting 59 percent from field (13-of-22 FGs/ 4-of-4 3-pointers)

Crump Scores 20
* Led Vols with 20 points today on 5-of-9 FG shooting
* Second 20-point game this season and second of career
* Connected on career-best 10 free throws (10-of-11) ... (previous: 9 vs. Nebraska, 12/13/03)
* Tallied double figures in 5 of the Vols' 6 games this season and 7 of last 9 dating back to last season
* Scored 9 of the Vols first 15 points in the game's first 5:04

Asumnu Sparks Vols
* Scored 6 of his 8 points today in the second half
* Made his first start of the season today ... It was his seventh career start for the Vols
* Scored Vols' first 6 points of the second half ... Had 2 steals, a blocked shot and two dunks in first 2:45

Vols Hot at FT Line
* Set single-game FT percentage record (.906) --30 or more attempts (previous: 90.3 vs. Georgia, 2/13/71)
* Connected on season-best 29 free throws (previous: 25 vs. Texas A&M, 12/02/03)
* Shot a season-best 90.6 percent from the line today (previous: .750--twice)
* Outscored GSU at the FT line 29-6
* GSU shot just 6-of-7 from the free throw line


 

 

Quickly...
* UT hit 57 percent from the field in the first half today ... Connected on 36-of-61 in first half last two games (.590)
* Georgia State's 38 first half points are the second-most for a UT opponent this season (Texas A&M had 44)
* Vols started second half on a 12-2 run in the first 4:32 of the second half
* GSU picked up its seventh foul of the second half with 11:56 remaining
* GSU's 11 three-pointers are an opponent season-high (previous: 8, twice-Tenn. State, Wofford)

Next Game
* Tennessee continues its four-game homestand vs. Tennessee Tech Monday in a 7:30 p.m. (EST) tipoff
* UT leads the series vs. TTU 18-1 ... The Vols won the last meeting 72-63 (Nov. 16, 2001)

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