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A Prince of an effort on defense

J.P. Prince swats away Evan Turner as Tennessee moves on to first Elite Eight

Originally Published: March 26, 2010
By Pat Forde | ESPN.com

ST. LOUIS -- With about a minute left in the game, a gasping J.P. Prince stood unsteadily in front of the Tennessee bench and asked his coach to call a timeout.

Bruce Pearl declined.

After spending much of the night guarding the national Player of the Year, Ohio State's brilliant Evan Turner, Prince was pooped. He put his hands on his head, then bent over and put them on his knees. Tennessee, nursing a two-point lead, would have to go this offensive possession 4-on-5.

"I ...

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