Desperate for a win after dropping five straight matches, the VolleyVols snatched their first victory since Nov. 4 against LSU on Sunday.
Tennessee nearly pulled off a miraculous comeback against Texas A&M on Wednesday evening, but eventually fell to the Aggies, 3-1.
The VolleyVols lost their fourth match in a row, dropping three straight sets to Arkansas on Sunday.
Tennessee had opportunities in the first two sets, but the Aggies ended up sending the Vols home with a straight-set defeat on Sunday.
After beating Alabama on the road Friday, the VolleyVols overcame a quick turnaround and swept Auburn on Sunday.
Tennessee was looking to split the season series with Mississippi State, but lost 3-0 on the road to the Bulldogs.