Tennessee Defeats Virginia 87-52 - Recap
Tennessee cruised to victory on Monday, running Virginia out of the gym and running up an 87-52 score at Thompson-Boling Arena.
Tennessee was a 3-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Jordan McRae had 21 points for Tennessee and Jarnell Stokes chipped in with 20 points. Jordan McRae had 5 assists for them, while Derek Reese was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Virginia got a 11-point performance from Justin Anderson, who was supported by 10 points from Mike Tobey. Justin Anderson had 2 assists in a losing cause for Virginia, while Akil Mitchell grabbed 9 rebounds.
Tennessee led at halftime, 48-26.
The rebound battle favored Tennessee as they grabbed 35 boards, while Virginia only had 33.