No. 10 Tennessee squares off against App State

Appalachian State (4-1) vs. No. 10 Tennessee (2-0)

Thompson-Boling Arena, Knoxville, Tennessee; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: No. 10 Tennessee hosts Appalachian State in an early season matchup. Both programs won in their last game. Tennessee earned a 65-56 home win over Cincinnati on Saturday, while Appalachian State won 61-57 at Charlotte on Friday.

SAVVY SENIORS: Appalachian State’s Adrian Delph, Michael Almonacy and James Lewis Jr. have collectively scored 37 percent of all Mountaineers scoring this season.ACCURATE ADRIAN: Delph has connected on 46.2 percent of the 26 3-pointers he’s attempted and has made 8 of 18 over the last three games. He’s also converted 100 percent of his foul shots this season.

TOUGH DEFENSE: Tennessee has held opposing teams to 51.5 points per game this season, the fifth-lowest figure among all Division I teams.

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