Tennessee-Florida Postgame Notes

Feb. 14, 2010

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• Today's starters: junior Angie Bjorklund, sophomores Kelley Cain, Glory Johnson, Alicia Manning and Shekinna Stricklen
• Four Lady Vols scored in double figures: Bjorklund (24), Cain (19), Stricklen (12) and Manning (11)
• Tennessee used a 10-0 run over 4:10 to break a 21-all tie and take a 31-21 lead with 2:06 remaining in the first half
• UT's largest lead of the first half was 10 (31-21) at 2:06; it's largest deficit was two (8-6) at 17:06
• Tennessee led at the half for the 18th time this season; in those games UT is 18-0
• The Lady Vols opened the second half on a 21-5 run to the 11:47 mark
• Tennessee scored 80 points for the eighth time this season; in those games, UT is 8-0
• Tennessee outscored Florida 49-16 in the second half
• The 16 points are the fewest UT has allowed in the second half this season
• Tennessee tied Florida's SEC opponent record of 12 blocks
• Tennessee tied the second best single game mark for team blocks with 12; it is the fourth time UT has blocked 12 shots all-time
• Tennessee led on the boards, 42-39. It is the 24th time this season UT has led on the glass
• Tennessee outscored Florida 42-20 in the paint; UT earned a 20-12 advantage in second chance points over UF
• The Lady Vols made a three-pointer for the 398th consecutive game
• Today's attendance was 16,269; it is the second largest home crowd of the year, trailing only the Jan. 17 match-up with Vanderbilt (16,645)
• The Lady Vols make their final road trip of the 2010 regular season when they head to Tuscaloosa to face the Alabama Crimson Tide on Thursday, February 18. Tip-off is set for 8 p.m. CT (9 p.m. ET) with CSS carrying the action. The game will also be the Crimson Tide's home game as a part of the WBCA Pink Zone.

The win today...
• Extends UT's home winning streak to 14 games
• Gives the Lady Vols the season sweep of the Gators; UF is the third SEC school UT has swept this season (South Carolina & Vanderbilt)
• Gives the Lady Vols a 40-3 mark all-time against Florida; UF is the sixth SEC school UT has at least 40 wins against
• Gives the Lady Vols a 18-1 mark against the Gators in Knoxville
• Gives the Lady Vols a 419-66 record all-time against teams from the SEC
• Gives the Lady Vols a 285-40 mark in SEC Conference games
• Gives the Lady Vols an 21-2 record in TV games this season
• Gives the Lady Vols a 187-13 mark in SEC home games under Summitt
• Gives the Lady Vols an 12-0 record at home this season
• Gives the Lady Vols an 12-4 mark all-time on Valentine's Day, including an 8-1 record at home
• Head Coach Pat Summitt's career record now stands at 1,028-195 (.840) all time

Sophomore Kelley Cain:
Tied her career high with 19 points, added eight rebounds and seven blocks
Posted her 23rd career double digit scoring contest
Blocked seven shots, one shy of the school record of eight
Is in eighth place in the UT record books with 128 career blocks; Teresa Geter is seventh with 135
Passed Sheila Frost for fifth in the UT single season record books; Cain has 79 blocks on the season

Sophomore Alicia Manning:
Scored 11 points, grabbed nine boards and tallied six assists
Finished with her fourth career double digit scoring game, second this season and second consecutive

Sophomore Shekinna Stricklen:
Had the first basket of the game - a driving layup at the 19:47 mark
Scored 12 points, grabbed six boards and added four assists
Finished with her 37th career double digit scoring game, including 22 of her last 30 games

Junior Angie Bjorklund:
Tallied her 50th career double digit scoring game, including 23 of her last 29 games
Scored at least 20 points for the 11th time in her career
Made four three pointers for the 20th time in her career
Made six three pointers, one shy of the school record of seven
She now has 1,034 career points
Is in third place in the UT annals with 211 career three pointers made; Kara Lawson is second with 256
Moves into second place in the UT single season record with 81 threes on the year; she began the day in fifth; Shanna Zolman is first with 103
Named Lady Vol Player of the Game





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