Tennessee rides Parker into SEC title gameMar 9, 2008 - 5:55 AM NASHVILLE, Tennessee (Ticker) -- Candace Parker scored 25 points and had four blocked shots to lead No. 3 Tennessee to a 63-48 victory over No. 22 Vanderbilt on Saturday in the Southeastern Conference tournament semifinals.
Alexis Hornbuckle added 14 points for the Lady Vols (29-2), who will face regular-season champion Louisiana State in the SEC title game on Sunday.
When the teams met in Knoxville during the regular season, LSU erased an early 21-2 deficit and beat Tennessee going away, 78-62.
Jennifer Risper had 14 points and nine rebounds for Vanderbilt (22-8), which shot a dreadful 2-of-17 from 3-point range.
- SEC TOURNAMENT
AT NASHVILLE TN
NCAA WOMENS BB SEC TOURNAMENT
FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
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VANDERBILT (22) 28 20 48
TENNESSEE (3) 37 26 63 FINAL
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