SEC Tournament: Kellie Harper recaps Lady Vols’ win versus LSU

Tennessee (23-10, 13-3 SEC) defeated LSU (28-2, 15-1 SEC), 69-67, in the SEC Tournament semifinals Saturday at Bon Secours Arena in Greenville, South Carolina.

Tennessee’s 17-point comeback versus LSU is the largest of the Kellie Harper era.

The Lady Vols’ previous largest deficit during Harper’s tenure was 16 points against South Carolina on Feb. 18, 2020.

Senior Rickea Jackson was Tennessee’s (23-10, 13-3 SEC) leading scorer, recording 26 points and 10 rebounds versus LSU.

The Lady Vols will face No. 1 South Carolina in the SEC championship game Sunday at 3 p.m. EST. The contest will be broadcast on ESPN.

PHOTOS: Kellie Harper through the years

Following Tennessee’s win in the semifinals, Lady Vols’ head coach Kellie Harper met with media. Harper’s media availability can be watched below.

Story originally appeared on Vols Wire