After her stellar play against Vanderbilt on Sunday, Tennessee’s Lauren Avant estimated that she received at least 100 text messages.
The well-wishers ran the gamut.
Never thought I’d think of Tennessee’s Kamiko Williams as altruistic but the thought crossed my mind when talking to the Lady Vol about her makeshift role as a point guard.
“I think it takes a lot of pressure off Strick,” said Williams, referring to teammate Shekinna Stricklen, who used to be UT’s starting point guard. “She doesn’t have to bring the ball down the court.”
There’s obviously a difference of RPI opinion regarding the Tennessee women’s basketball team.
The Lady Vols shot up to No. 2 in the NCAA rankings after last Sunday’s 72-53 victory over Arkansas. The rankings were last updated on Monday.
As of Saturday, collegerpi.com had them at No. 5.