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Lady Vols get to work on defense

Defensive drills at practice Tuesday

The Lady Vols returned to the practice court Tuesday to work specifically on transition defense – an issue all season and an especially glaring weakness to open the game against South Carolina – and to get freshman Kamiko Williams some additional repetitions with the first team.

The guard will make her first career start Thursday against Arkansas (7 p.m. Eastern, FSN), a decision by Coach Pat Summitt that Kamiko Williams learned about Tuesday. "I was quite surprised," Williams said. "I figured I would have to prove myself a little more, but I am just going to take this opportunity, embrace it, take on the new leadership role and challenges that come forth and do my part... Recommended Stories

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