KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – John Fulkerson scored a career-high 18 points to go with 10 rebounds in a 73-48 rout over Ole Miss on Tuesday night at Thompson-Boling Arena.
Fulkerson was one of four to score in double figures for Tennessee. Jordan Bowden and Josiah-Jordan James each scored 11 points while Olivier Nkamhoua added 10 points.
Uros Plavsic scored four points in his home debut.
Tennessee shot 49 percent from the field (24-for-49), scoring 24 points off the bench and 18 assists. The Vols also scored 15 points off Ole Miss’ 10 turnovers. Tennessee only had eight turnovers in the game.
Tennessee (12-6, 4-2 SEC) travels to No. 3 Kansas Saturday at 4 p.m. The game will air on ESPN.