Tennessee-South Carolina Postgame Notes

Jan. 31, 2010

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• Today's starters: juniors Angie Bjorklund and Sydney Smallbone, sophomores Kelley Cain, Glory Johnson and Shekinna Stricklen
• Three Lady Vols scored in double figures: Williams (17), Brewer (13) and Cain (10)
• South Carolina opened the game on a 13-0 run to the 15:55 mark
• Tennessee went on a 14-4 run from the 14:30 mark of the first to the 6:10 point to pull within two, 21-19
• Tennessee trailed at the half for the fourth time this season; in those games, UT is 3-1
• UT's never led in the first half; it's largest deficit was 13 (13-0) at 16:12
• Tennessee did not get its first lead until the 7:53 mark on a Brewer jumper in the paint
• Bjorklund hit a jumper as the shot clock ran down with 27 seconds left to give UT a 58-55 lead
• Manning tipped an inbounds pass with 20 seconds left and Williams made a pair of free throws to provide the final margin
• Tennessee led on the boards, 37-31. It is the 20th time this season UT has led on the glass
• Tennessee's bench outscored South Carolina's 32-6
• The Lady Vols made a three-pointer for the 394th consecutive game
• Today's attendance was 7,123
• The Lady Vols will host the Arkansas Razorbacks on Thursday, Feb. 4, at Thompson-Boling Arena. Game time is set for 7 p.m. with Fox Sports Net carrying the action.

The win today...
• Extends UT's winning streak to 38 games against South Carolina, dating to Jan. 23, 1980
• Gives the Lady Vols a 42-2 all-time record against South Carolina
• Gives the Lady Vols a 17-1 mark against the Gamecocks in Columbia
• Gives the Lady Vols a 415-66 record all-time against teams from the SEC
• Gives the Lady Vols a 281-40 mark in SEC Conference games
• Gives the Lady Vols an 17-2 record in TV games this season
• Gives the Lady Vols a 156-35 mark against SEC foes on the road under Summitt
• Gives the Lady Vols a 7-2 record on the road this season
• Head Coach Pat Summitt's career record now stands at 1,024-195 (.840) all time



Freshman Taber Spani:
Did not play while dealing with turf toe

Freshman Kamiko Williams:
Posted a career-high 17 points
Finished with her third career double digit scoring game
Named Lady Vol Player of the Game

Sophomore Alyssia Brewer:
Had the first UT bucket - a jumper in the paint at the 15:55 mark of the first half
Finished with 13 points, four rebounds and two assists
Posted her 15th career double digit scoring game

Sophomore Kelley Cain:
Tallied 10 points, four blocks and four rebounds
Passed Abby Conklin for ninth in the UT record books with four blocks today; she now has 106
Tallied her 20th career double digit scoring game

Sophomore Glory Johnson:
Scored only two points, but hauled in nine boards and dished out two assists

Sophomore Shekinna Stricklen:
Was scoreless at the half and finished with nine points

Junior Angie Bjorklund:
Finished with seven points, four steals and three rebounds
Is 29 points from 1,000 career points
Is in third place in the UT annals with 196 career three pointers made; Kara Lawson is second with 256
Is in eighth place in the UT single season record books with 66 threes on the year; in a tie for sixth with 68 triples is Bjorklund's freshman season and Shanna Zolman's 68 as a junior

Junior Sydney Smallbone:
Made her eighth career start and second of the season



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