Lady Vols defeat Texas A&M on senior night

Tennessee (17-10, 10-5 SEC) defeated Texas A&M (18-10, 6-9 SEC), 75-66, on Thursday at Food City Center.

Thursday’s contest was senior night for the Lady Vols.

Rickea Jackson led Tennessee in scoring with 27 points. She also recorded six rebounds, three assists and two steals.

Jewel Spear recorded 16 points, five rebounds, three assists and one steal for the Lady Vols.

Tennessee entered Thursday’s game in fourth place of the Southeastern Conference standings. The Lady Vols are trying to secure a top-four seed in next week’s SEC Tournament in Greenville, South Carolina.

Tennessee will conclude regular-season play at South Carolina on Sunday. Tipoff is slated for noon EST and will be televised by ESPN.

Story originally appeared on Vols Wire