No. 1 Tennessee 105, Notre Dame 70
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) _ Nikki McCray had 20 points and six rebounds, and top-ranked Tennessee overcame an early deficit to beat Notre Dame 105-70 Friday night to remain unbeaten.
Dana Johnson, Tiffany Woosley and Michelle Marciniak added 12 points apiece for the Lady Vols (11-0). Tootie Jones led the Fighting Irish (8-4) with 14 points.
Notre Dame led until Nikki Caldwell put up a 3-pointer to make it 19-18 with 7:58 to go in the first half, and the Lady Vols never trailed thereafter. Tennessee had a 36-29 halftime lead.
Tennessee kept up a steady attack in the second half, scoring 13 straight points make it 70-48 lead with 10 minutes to go. Notre Dame didn’t score in the last 2:48.