Brewer Leads No. 4 Tennessee Past Ole Miss In SEC Tourney
March 5, 2010
DULUTH, Ga. (AP) -Alyssia Brewer scored 21 points, Alicia Manning had 14 points with a career-high 14 rebounds, and No. 4 Tennessee beat Mississippi 76-51 in the second round of the Southeastern Conference tournament on Friday.
The Lady Volunteers (28-2) have won 12 straight overall and 17 consecutive in the SEC round.
Bianca Thomas scored 15 points for Ole Miss (17-14), which has dropped two of three and nine of 12 overall. The Rebels have lost 20 straight and 28 of 30 to Tennessee.
Angie Bjorklund added 16 points and five assists for Tennessee, which led by as many 32 points.
Ole Miss' Kayla Melson, the SEC assists leader, was helped off the floor with 12:29 left in the game after injuring her right ankle. She finished with 14 points and three assists. The Rebels dropped to 1-10 when the junior guard has less than five assists.