Ariel Massengale scored a career-high 20 points to help No. 4 Tennessee beat No. 12 North Carolina 81-65 on Monday night, a strong performance in which the Lady Vols led by double figures most of the game.
Meighan Simmons scored 24 points and Cierra Burdick had a double-double Thursday night as No. 11 Tennessee trounced Auburn, 83-61, to remain in sole possession of first place in the Southeastern Conference.
Bashaara Graves scored 18 points and grabbed 12 rebounds Sunday, and fellow Tennessee forward Cierra Burdick added 16 points as the No. 20 Lady Volunteers beat No. 22 Georgia Tech 71-54 to spoil the Yellow Jackets' debut in McCamish Pavilion.
Glory Johnson scored 16 points and Cierra Burdick added 15 to help Tennessee (No. 8 ESPN/USA Today, No. 7 AP) beat DePaul (No. 21 ESPN/USA Today, No. 20 AP) 84-61 on Sunday in the Maggie Dixon Classic at Madison Square Garden.