LSU comes up just short to Tennessee, 64-63

LSU Women’s Basketball

LSU comes up just short to Tennessee, 64-63
LSU point guard Khayla Pointer (3) (Source: Gus Stark/Gus Stark / LSU Athletics)

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - It was a close game the entire way when the LSU women’s basketball team hosted Tennessee in the PMAC on Sunday, Jan. 10, and the home team came up just short.

LSU (4-6, 2-2 SEC) fell 64-63 to Tennessee (8-1, 2-0 SEC).

Khayla Pointer scored 25 points in her second-straight game to lead LSU. She also had five assists. She is now in the top 10 on the LSU career assists list, sitting at No. 9 with 387. She jumped Latasha Dorsey (384; 1996-99) and Marie Ferdinand (384; 1997-01).

Tiara Young added 11 points for the Lady Tigers.

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The Lady Tigers will next host Texas A&M on Thursday, Jan. 14, at 6 p.m. The game can be watched on SEC Network+.

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