The Eagles are coming off a 73-52 loss to Austin Peay on Saturday. The Eagles (8-7, 2-1 OVC) are led in scoring by Chynna Bozeman (14.9 ppg) and Tiffany Hamilton (12.6 ppg). Brittany Pittman pulls down a league second-best 9.7 boards per game.
Immediately following the women's game, the Tigers (4-9, 2-1) will continue their homestand against the Eagles of Morehead State at the Gentry Center. The Tigers are 3-2 on home court and are coming off a conference 69-63 win over Eastern Kentucky.
This is the 49th meeting between the teams with Morehead leading the series, 26-22. The last time both teams met TSU defeated the Eagles (6-8, 3-0) in the 2008 OVC Tournament, 68-61.
The Tigers are led in scoring by Gerald Robinson (18.5 ppg) and Jerrell Houston (14.1 ppg).
The Eagles are undefeated in OVC play and are off an OVC win against last season's conference champions, Austin Peay, 84-74.
MSU is led by the balance front-court scoring of by Kenneth Faried (13.4 ppg), Leon Buchanan (12.5 ppg), and Maze Stallworth (12.4 ppg).