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Lady Vols pound paint in win over LSU

Kelley Cain vs. LSU

BATON ROUGE - Three starters were saddled on the bench with two fouls in the first half - two of them were scoreless for the game - Tennessee didn't hit a three-pointer for the first time since 1999 and Kelley Cain spent timeouts on the floor getting treatment so she could go back, but with the post play of Cain and Glory Johnson, the Lady Vols dominated the paint and prevailed 73-65 over LSU.

It was the league opener for both Tennessee (13-2, 1-0) and LSU (10-5, 0-1), and it unfolded Sunday afternoon at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center in front of 4,478 boisterous fans - a decent number scattered about in orange - like a typical Lady Vols-Lady Tigers matchup in that it was a game of momentum shifts and very physical at all spots on the court. "Absolutely," LSU forward LaSondra... Recommended Stories