Lady Vols Beat Second Straight Top 10 Opponent With Victory Over Oregon St
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Center Isabelle Harrison had 20 points and 12 rebounds, and No. 8 Tennessee beat No. 10 Oregon State 74-63 on Sunday.
Freshman Alexa Middleton added 12 points off the bench as the Lady Vols handed the Beavers (10-1) their first loss.
Tennessee (10-2) has now defeated two straight top-10 opponents. The Lady Vols beat Stanford 59-40 on Dec. 20.
Sydney Wiese led Oregon State with 19 points on 6-for-17 shooting. Ali Gibson added 14.
Middleton scored six consecutive points midway through the second half, and her jumper from the top of the key with 8:10 to play gave the Lady Vols a 56-52 lead.
Tennessee maintained its cushion at the foul line, though the Lady Vols made just 22 of 34 free throws.
Oregon State failed to score in the final 1:47.
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