Tennessee had their best run in the 1st Quarter with 2:05 on the clock. They came into the game 5-0 against the Tigers.
Arike Ogunbowale had a strong offensive performance for Notre Dame, leading the way with 27 points and eight rebounds.
Balanced Attack: Tennessee had five players score in double figures at Notre Dame, marking the sixth time this season they've had five players score ten or more points. Meme Jackson led Tennessee's team in scoring with 18 points, while shooting 88.9% from the field (making 8 of 9 attempts).
In the fourth quarter Tennessee was unable to slow Notre Dame, as the Irish dominated on both ends en route to outscore the Lady Vols, 34-10. Forward Jessica Shepard scored six points in the quarter on 3-for-3 shooting to help swing momentum back to Notre Dame.
Tennessee's biggest lead was 37-14 with 7:03 remaining in the second quarter.
Josh Okogie led Georgia Tech (10-9, 3-3) with 18 points, while Ben Lammers and Abdoulaye Gueye each had 12.
A last-second shot from Gibbs nearly fell, but Clemson took a 33-30 lead heading into the break.
Gonzaga 73, St. Mary's 65: Jill Barta scored 19 points to lead the Bulldogs (14-4, 7-0 WCC) past the host Gaels (12-6, 5-2).
Tennessee wasn't as effective in turning points into turnovers - 15 points from turnovers, compared to Notre Dame's 28.
The Irish finally got rolling hitting four of their next five shots including Farrell's first basket which came via the three-point line. He averaged 21.4 points and 10.4 rebounds per game.
"I am so proud of this team right now because of the fight", Notre Dame head coach Muffet McGraw said.
WCC: Elijah Bryant scored 29 points and Yoeli Childs added 15 points and 10 rebounds as host BYU (16-4, 5-2) won 82-67 over Loyola Marymount (6-12, 1-6).
Tennessee: Hosts No. 3 Mississippi State on Sunday. Notre Dame was also a flawless 12-for-12 from the free throw line. Mitchell poured in 12 points and tied his career-high with seven boards, while also dishing out five assists.
Purdue collected 17 assists on 22 made field goals.
After starting 7-of-7 from the field, Clemson finished the half 11-of-24 (45.8 percent) behind 14 points from DeVoe.
Farrell connected on an off-balance three-pointer which Geben followed with a jumper to cut the Tigers lead to 47-46 with 9:58 left. Tennessee had a significant 12-point lead at halftime, 39-27.
Rachel Edmundson had 18 points for Truman (10-5, 5-3). UT's Russell and Davis recorded six points apiece to guide their team to a 17-point lead going into the second quarter.
Kenny Carpenter scored 23 points for Cleveland State (5-15, 2-5), which took the lead for good on Jamarcus Hairston's layup with 22 seconds to go.
Chimezie Metu and Bennie Boatwright had 18 points each and Jordan McLaughlin scored USC's final eight points - six on free throws in the final 38 seconds - in a 75-70 win at Oregon.
Notes: Clemson moves to 16-3 overall and 5-2 in ACC play ...
Jake Velky scored 23 for Truman (10-6, 5-2).