Tennessee takes out Tar Heels in semifinal Premium Story

Alexis Hornbuckle (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
Alexis Hornbuckle (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
By Maria M. Cornelius

Date: Apr 2, 2007

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Pat Summitt has preached for three decades that defense and rebounding can win basketball games when the shots aren’t falling. The Lady Vols set a Final Four semifinal record for lowest-shooting percentage but prevailed over North Carolina, 56-50, on Sunday night and earned the right to play for the program’s seventh national championship.

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