Mama said there’ll be days like this

Maria M. Cornelius2MCsports

That headline, which I wrote, could be talking about the last two Lady Vols games or ’rona finally sinking its fangs in me after I avoided the coronavirus for three …

Déjà vu Thursday: UConn returns to TBA  

Betty BeanFeature

Way back during the before times of women’s college basketball, the winner of the UConn/Tennessee regular season matchup became the odds-on favorite to win it all in March. It was …

Tennessee overcomes short roster with big size

Maria M. Cornelius2MCsports

Tennessee women’s basketball got what it needed most Tuesday night in a win, but the roster remains shorthanded for a variety of reasons. The season hasn’t started the way the …

Battle 4 Atlantis offers early brawl ball for teams

Maria M. Cornelius2MCsports

NASSAU, Bahamas – This week’s women’s basketball column comes from Paradise Island, where Tennessee departed with two losses – though better established its willingness to take punches – and this …

Cronan honored with SEC Slive award

Jay FitzOur Town Leaders

Joan Cronan will be honored with the Michael L. Slive Distinguished Service Award for her contributions to women’s athletics in the Southeastern Conference.
Cronan will be honored during the SEC Legends …

‘We will get better because we have to’

Maria M. Cornelius2MCsports

The Tennessee women’s basketball program has started 1-2, and fans are taking it well. Scratch that sarcasm. Some fans are in full throttle, and it’s only mid-November. After Monday’s loss …