The Lady Vols recorded a much-needed win over their in-state rival on Tuesday.
Tennessee lost its second straight series since being named the No. 2 team in the nation two weeks ago.
Tennessee logged its 22nd straight win as it swept yet another tournament.
Tennessee cruised to its 16th straight win after sweeping its first in-conference opponent of the season over the weekend.
Tennessee softball went a perfect 6-0 in the Mary Nutter Classic over the weekend to improve to 16-1 on the season.
Tennessee hits the road once again to participate in the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic starting on Thursday.