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#16 Lady Tigers pull off 80-77 upset over #5 Tennessee

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Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:27 PM by Brian Holland
Source: WBRZ Sports 2

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Topics: LSU, Lady Tigers, women, basketball, Lady Vols, Tennessee, SEC

KNOXVILLE, Tn. - The LSU Lady Tigers pulled off the 80-77 upset win over fifth-ranked Tennessee Thursday night.

The game was the SEC opener for both schools.

The win is the first for the program over the Lady Vols under former Tennessee player, and now LSU women's head coach, Nikki Caldwell.

Danielle Ballard led the scoring for the Lady Tigers with 25 points on the night.

LSU will return to the state for a matchup at Tulane Sunday.

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