Jan. 16, 2013
- #9/9 Tennessee (13-3/4-0 SEC) and Auburn (13-4/2-2 SEC) will meet for the 47th time, facing off Thursday night at 8:05 p.m. Central time (9:05 Eastern) in a game televised live on CSS and available on ESPN3.
- UT is coming off a thrilling, 78-75 overtime victory on the road at Florida on Sunday that kept the Lady Vols unbeaten in league play.
- The Tigers had a tough game on the road Sunday at No. 20/21 Texas A&M, losing by a score of 78-56 in College Station.
- The Lady Vols enter Thursday night's contest on a six-game winning streak, defeating Davidson, #NR/RV Rutgers, #18/15 South Carolina, #10/11 Georgia, Missouri and Florida during that spree.
- Auburn is 2-2 in SEC action, winning home games vs. #23/RV Arkansas (50-47) and Ole Miss (76-52), but falling on the road to Missouri (82-76) and #20/21 Texas A&M (78-56).
- Auburn is 9-0 at home this season, while Tennessee is 5-2 in road games.