The Tennessee Lady Vols beat Georgia by a score of 80-60 on Senior Day in front of 12.446 fans — the second-largest crowd of the season.
Diamond DeShields led all scores with 22 points on 9-of-18 shooting. Tea Cooper added 21.
Bashaara Graves recorded the 29th double-double of her career, scoring 12 points and grabbing ten rebounds.
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“Great effort. We stayed focused. We didn’t let up. I’m really proud of all these kids and the time they’ve put in,” Holly Warlick said after the win.
“I coach a team that I know we still have a lot left in us. Our focus now is the SEC tournament.”
With the win, Tennessee earns the No. 7 seed in the SEC Tournament and will face No. 10 seed Arkansas on Thursday at 6:00 p.m. ET. Should they win that game, the Lady Vols would face No. 2 seed Texas A&M on Friday at 6:00 p.m.
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