No. 5 Tennessee Tops No. 20 UCLA Women, 83-60
Nov. 16, 2006
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -Candace Parker scored 22 points, Sidney Spencer added 15 and fifth-ranked Tennessee pulled away from No. 20 UCLA in the second half to win 83-60 on Thursday night.
The Lady Vols (2-0) began the second half with a 10-0 run that increased their lead to 52-32 with 16:17 left. Parker scored twice inside during the spurt.
UCLA (1-1), which dropped to 1-15 all-time against Tennessee, shot the ball well most of the game but could not overcome 26 turnovers.
Noelle Quinn, who led the Bruins in scoring last year, had 20 points. She scored 13 in the first half and was held without a field goal after halftime until the 5:49 mark. By that time the Lady Vols were already ahead by 27.