Lady Vols knock off No. 10 Stanford 59-51

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Diamond DeShields scored 15 points and Tennessee beat No. 10 Stanford 59-51 on Sunday to snap the Cardinal’s six-game winning streak.

Tennessee (6-4) erased an early 11-point deficit and earned its first victory over a major-conference opponent this season.

The Lady Volunteers dropped their first four games against major-conference teams with losses to Penn State, Virginia Tech, No. 3 Baylor and No. 16 Texas. Only the Baylor game was at home.

Jordan Reynolds added 14 points, Mercedes Russell had 11 points and 13 rebounds, and Jaime Nared had 10 points for Tennessee.

Erica McCall and Karlie Samuelson each scored 13 points for Stanford (8-2). Brittany McPhee added 11.

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