KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — The Vols traveled out to Arizona for a top ten matchup that came down to the wire.
With near identical percentages from the field, it was the Wildcats who were able maintain a lead the entirety of the second half, coming away with a 75-70 victory.
Zakai Zeigler had a game-high 21 points, Olivier Khamhoua followed with 16 for the Vols.
Tennessee went 29.6% from beyond the arc, nearly 10% better than the Wildcatss.
Fouls called on the Vols seemed to be a deciding factor in Arizona’s victory, the Wildcats connecting on 24 of 27 free throws.