No. 10 Tennessee edges Missouri

By The Sports Network
February 23, 2014 - 5:09pm

Columbia, MO ( - Meighan Simmons scored 20 points as No. 10
Tennessee took a 56-50 victory over Missouri in an SEC battle on Sunday.

Bashaara Graves had 11 points for the Lady Volunteers (22-5, 11-3 SEC), who have won two straight since a loss to Kentucky last Sunday.

Brianna Kulas had 22 points and six rebounds for the Tigers (16-11, 5-9), who had a two-game winning streak stopped. Morgan Eye finished with 15 points and five rebounds.

Trailing by six points, a free throw from Eye and layup by Kulas cut Missouri's deficit to three, 50-47, with 1:22 to play.

After a field goal miss and free throw miss from Tennessee, Missouri got the ball back with 51.1 seco