Tennessee-Old Dominion Postgame Notes

Dec. 30, 2009

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• Tonight's starters: junior Angie Bjorklund, sophomores Kelley Cain, Alicia Manning and Shekinna Stricklen, and freshman Taber Spani
• Five Lady Vols scored in double figures: Bjorklund (19), Brewer (16), Johnson (15), Bass (11) and Williams (11)
• Johnson recorded her eighth career double double with 15 points and 10 rebounds
• UT opened the game on an 11-0 run to the 15:10 mark
• The Lady Vols used a 15-2 run over 4:50 to build a 36-15 lead with 7:07 left in the first half
• Tennessee did not trail in the first half for the second time this season
• Tennessee led at the half for the ninth time this season; in those games UT is 9-0
• The 57 first half points are the most the Lady Vols have scored in the opening stanza since posting 59 against Chattanooga on Nov. 12, 2006
• Tennessee scored 80 points for the fifth time this season; in those games UT is 5-0
• Tennessee scored 90 points for the third time this season; in those games UT is 3-0
• It is the 48th time UT has scored 100 points at home and the 70th time overall
• It is the first time since Jan. 2, 2008, that the Lady Vols have scored 100 points
• Tennessee led on the boards, 39-29. It is the 11th time this season UT has led on the glass
• The Lady Vols shot 67.2 percent from the floor, the seventh best shooting night ever for UT
• The Lady Vols made a three-pointer for the 385th consecutive game
• Tonight's attendance was 12,503
• The Lady Vols open the 2010 calendar year and finish the non-conference portion of their schedule when the #14/15 Oklahoma Sooners come to Thompson-Boling Arena. Tip-off is set for 7 p.m. with ESPN2 carrying the game to a national TV audience.

The win tonight...
• Gives the Lady Vols a 34-9 record against Old Dominion
• Gives the Lady Vols a 16-3 mark in Knoxville against the Lady Monarchs and a 13-0 record at Thompson-Boling Arena
• Extends UT's home winning streak to 15 in the series; the last time ODU won in Knoxville was 11/30/82
• Extends UT's winning streak to 14 games against ODU; the last time the Lady Monarchs won was 1/7/97
• Gives the Lady Vols a 38-9 record against the Colonial Athletic Association
• Gives the Lady Vols a 6-0 record at home this season
• Gives the Lady Vols a 464-45 home record under Summitt
• Gives the Lady Vols a 313-20 record at Thompson-Boling Arena
• Head Coach Pat Summitt's career record now stands at 1,016-194 (.840) all time

Sophomore Briana Bass:
Scored a season high 11 points, her fourth career double digit scoring game

Sophomore Alyssia Brewer:
Finished with 16 points and six rebounds
Notched her 11th career double digit scoring contest

Sophomore Kelley Cain:
Had tonight's first basket - a layup on an Alicia Manning assist at the 19:17 mark of the first half

Sophomore Glory Johnson:
Finished with 15 points and 10 rebounds
Posted her eighth career double-double
Tallied her 25th career double digit scoring effort
Named Lady Vol Player of the Game

Sophomore Alicia Manning:
Made her second start of the season

Sophomore Shekinna Stricklen:
Left the game at the 17:05 mark of the first half after landing on her knee, tested fine but did not return to the game

Junior Angie Bjorklund:
Finished with a game high 19 points
Posted her 41st career double digit scoring game
Is in third place in the UT annals with 168 career three pointers made; Kara Lawson is second with 256





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