Angie Bjorklund hit a 3-pointer with 6 seconds left to give Tennessee coach Pat Summitt her 999th victory and help the Lady Vols (No. 15 ESPN/USA Today, No. 13 AP) narrowly avoid a big upset with a 60-59 win over Mississippi on Thursday night.
Glory Johnson scored 16 points and Tennessee (No. 9 ESPN/USA Today, No. 7 AP) compensated for a poor-shooting, turnover-filled night by dominating the glass Tuesday to hold on for a 71-59 victory over George Washington.