Lady Vols non-conference basketball schedule set The Tennessee women's basketball non-conference schedule is set Posted: Wed PM, Jun 05, The Tennessee women's basketball non-conference schedule is set, and the Lady Vols, will face three opponents that finished among the top six nationally in the final AP Poll.
Head coach Kellie Harper's first year at the helm of the Big Orange women will be highlighted by road contests at No. Tip times and television network assignments will be available at a later date when the information has been approved for release.
UT is ranked No.
Tennessee begins the campaign on Oct. Carson-Newman before Harper makes her official Big Orange debut on the road vs.
The Lady Vols will play their regular season home opener on Nov. It will mark their fifth meeting during that month, but their first non-January regular-season match-up since UT hosts Tennessee State on Nov.
December home tilts include Air Force on Dec. A home contest vs.
Conference play will be underway already when Tennessee pays its first visit to Connecticut since Jan. The Lady Vols and Huskies will do battle for the 23rd time, with UConn holding a all-time advantage but UT riding a three-game series winning streak.
The Lady Vols return two starters and six letterwinners for Returning starters include junior forward Rennia Davis Also back are redshirt senior forward Lou Brown three-year letterwinner and graduate transfer from Washington State who sat out last season with a knee injury , junior center Kasiyahna Kushkituah 4.
Kushkituah has 11 starts to her credit and likely would have had more if not for an early season injury that kept her out of several games and hampered her mobility. Tennessee welcomes five new players to the program in Tennessee boasts the No.
The Southeastern Conference portion of Tennessee's schedule is expected to be released in late-August, but SEC foes should be shared in the near future.