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Lady Vols getting game ready
Tennessee also is getting closer to being at full strength with a roster of 10 available players. Freshman point guard Ariel Massengale remains limited – no contact allowed under the program's concussion protocol – but she was able to participate in some drills Monday. "We'll be very happy when 10 are completely cleared," Assistant Coach Dean Lockwood said after Monday's practice. In Massengale's absence, senior Briana Bass and sophomore Meighan Simmons have gotten a lot of repetitions in practice at the point guard spot. Massengale is the heir apparent at the position, but she is a first-year player and will need assistance to get acclimated to the college game. "It's good for other people to get those reps," Lockwood said. "I can carry that argument so far. Then, you'd really...
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