Graham Hays espnW.com
Getting ready for No. 3 Tennessee against No. 6 Oregon State in Knoxville. Despite that gap in seeding, this is No. 12 hosting No. 13 in the most recent AP Top 25. There is also some interesting geography at play. Three of the best players for the Lady Vols are from Oregon, while Oregon State's best player is from Germany. The No. 1 recruit in the nation five years ago, Mercedes Russell said she would still have picked Tennessee, but it would have been a much tougher choice if Oregon State then was the elite program it became since.