Lady Vols notch comeback victory at Arkansas

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The Lady Vols notched a comeback win on the road Sunday.

No. 7 Tennessee overcame a fourth-quarter deficit to notch a 70-63 Southeastern Conference victory over Arkansas at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville, Arkansas.

The Razorbacks (10-4, 0-1 SEC) trailed, 35-34, at halftime and rallied to take a 48-45 lead by the end of the third quarter.

Tennessee (13-1, 2-0 SEC) would outscore Arkansas, 25-15, over the final 10 minutes.

The Lady Vols had five players post double figures in the scoring column.

Tamari Key led Tennessee with 17 points. She also finished with seven rebounds and five blocks.

Alexus Dye recorded a double-double as she scored 13 points and had 10 rebounds.

Jordan, who missed Tennessee’s last two games due to a non-COVID-19 related illness, returned to UT’s lineup against the Razorbacks. She had 12 points, seven rebounds and five assists. Keyen Green had 11 points.

Rae Burrell, who suffered a knee injury in the Lady Vols’ season opener against Southern Illinois returned, scoring two points in limited action. She was 1-for-2 from the floor.

Arkansas’ Amber Ramirez led all scorers with 26 points.