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Ariel Massengale's hot second half lifts the Lady Vols over Stanford, 59-40

Updated 17 hours, 21 minutes ago

After three straight seasons losing to Stanford before Christmas, the Lady Volunteers head coach and players can go into the holidays with a cheerful spirit.

Senior point guard Ariel Massengale hit all four of her threes in the second half and scored a game-high 18 points in No. 11 Tennessee's 59-40 win at home over No. 7 Stanford on Saturday afternoon.

"Our losing streak coming into the game against Stanford motivated our kids to play hard," third-year head coach Holly Warlick said, who improved to 17-12 against top-25 competition. "Massengale told me before the game that she was tired ...

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Notebook: Defense, Graves' fast start propel Lady Vols past Stanford

Updated 17 hours, 33 minutes ago

As the game turned: The Tennessee Lady Volunteers came out clicking on all cylinders against No. 7 Stanford, jumping out to an early 8-0 lead. The Cardinal quickly answered, though, cutting the lead to one.

Then junior Bashaara Graves got her hand in the passing lane, and deflected a Stanford pass. She didn't stop there, as she dove on the floor to corral the loose ball, and kicked it up ahead to Ariel Massengale for an easy layup.

"(Graves) is a blue collar worker for us, and she leads by example," head coach Holly Warlick said. "And I think ...

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Sorority Village Almost Done

Wed Feb 22, 2012 03:00 a.m.

It won’t be long until the massive project across Alcoa Highway is complete and UT adds another beautiful piece of architecture to the campus.
    
With the first houses expected to be completed in August, the termed Sorority Village will ...

Sports

Softball splits rainy weekend

Wed Feb 22, 2012 03:00 a.m.

The No. 7 Tennessee softball team won one game in weekend tournament action after rain canceled the majority of the games.
    
“It was unfortunate to have three of our games rained out,” co-head coach Karen Weekly said. “We should have ...

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Letter to the Editor

Columnist uses hypocritical language

Wed Feb 22, 2012 03:00 a.m.

 I agree with the underlying point of Emily DeLanzo’s article “Disney love creates false fantasies.” Disney, throughout its almost century-long reign in animation, has crafted ideas of life that glorify feudalism, espouse the objectification and idealization of women’s ...