Recap - Tennessee Defeats South Carolina 66-61
Jarnell Stokes scored 20 points and chipped in with 10 rebounds for Tennessee on Sunday, leading them to a 66-61 victory over South Carolina at Colonial Life Arena.
Tennessee was a 2-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Trae Golden had 16 points for Tennessee and Skylar McBee chipped in with 8 points. Josh Richardson had 5 assists for them, while Jarnell Stokes was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
South Carolina got 18 points from Michael Carrera in a losing cause and another 17 points from Brian Richardson. Bruce Ellington contributed 5 assists for them, while Michael Carrera had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Tennessee were victorious, as the score was 32-29 at the break.
Tennessee won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-30.