WVU women to host Tennessee in Big 12/SEC Challenge

WOAY – West Virginia women’s basketball will host Tennessee next season as part of the Big 12/SEC Women’s Basketball Challenge.

The Mountaineers are 3-1 all-time in the women’s basketball challenge, including a win last season over Mississippi State. Tennessee won the most recent meeting against WVU, 67-49 in 2007.

Wyoming East graduate Emily Saunders will be entering her sophomore with the Lady Vols in 2020-21. The 2019 WOAY Girls Basketball Player of the Year appeared in 10 games for Tennessee this past season, and was a four-time Class AA All-State First Team selection with the Lady Warriors.

Additional matchups for the women’s challenge are listed below. Matchups and dates for the men’s challenge have not been confirmed.

2020 Big 12/SEC Women’s Challenge matchups

Tennessee @ West Virginia
Baylor @ Arkansas
South Carolina @ Iowa State
Kansas @ Ole Miss
Kentucky @ Kansas State
Oklahoma @ Georgia
Alabama @ Oklahoma State
TCU @ Missouri
Texas A&M @ Texas
Texas Tech @ Vanderbilt