For the match, Blum tallied her fourth double-double of the season, knocking out 14 kills and recording a season-high 13 blocks in the four-game victory over Mississippi State, 25-30, 30-19, 30-27, 30-24. She also led the squad with a .433 hitting percentage (14-1-30) on the night.
Two days later, Blum celebrated her 22nd birthday by totaling team highs in kills (19) and a hitting percentage (.548), in addition to tying freshman Leah Hinkey with a squad-high six blocks, as the Orange and White defeated the Rebels in four games, 30-24, 30-27, 27-30, 30-22.
The Lady Vols close out a season-long, four-match home stand with a pair of contests next week. First on the slate is Kentucky (14-8, 7-7 SEC), who heads to Knoxville for a 7 p.m. showdown on Wednesday night.
Tennessee will play again on Friday when Alabama (14-9, 9-5) travels to Stokely Athletics Center for a 7 p.m. match-up. UT will be looking to exact revenge as it fell to both teams on the road earlier this season.