Parker, Lady Vols execute down stretch to reach final
CLEVELAND -- As effortless as Tennessee's Candace Parker can make things look on the court sometimes, let's remember that getting to her first NCAA title game hasn't been easy for her.
She had an ACL injury in high school, then more knee problems before what would have been her freshman year in Knoxville, 2004-05. So she had to redshirt and watch as Tennessee went to the 2005 Final Four in Indianapolis, then lost a 16-point lead in the semifinals and fell to Michigan State by four points.
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