Knoxville, Tenn. (WVLT)-- Rennia Davis scored 18 points, Evina Westbrook added 16 and Kasiyanha Kushkituah had 13 as No. 11 Tennessee rallied from a 12-point fourth-quarter deficit before winning 73-69 in overtime over UAB on Saturday.
Now 5-0, Tennessee wins the Junkanoo Division of the Junkanoo Jam, and Davis was named the tournament MVP.
Tied at 65 with 31 seconds left in regulation, Westbrook dribbled down the clock, drove the lane and passed it to the corner for a 3-pointer that was off the mark. Meme Jackson grabbed the offensive rebound, but her last-second shot didn't hit the rim at the buzzer sounded.
Kushkitauh gave the Lady Vols their first lead since the first half at 70-67 with a 3-point play with 46.2 seconds left in overtime.
Up Next: Tennessee will travel to Stillwater, Okla., to face Oklahoma State in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge at 4 p.m. ET next Saturday. The game will be carried on FS1, UT's first linear TV broadcast of the season.
Second-Half Sophomores: Davis, Westbrook and Kushkituah combined for 33 of UT's 44 second -alf points after scoring just 14 in the first half. Additionally, Davis hit three fourth-quarter threes, while Kushkituah pulled down 11 boards in the second half.