NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Another event-filled week is on deck for Tennessee State This Week in TSU Athletics. Competing this week are men's and women's basketball, men's and women's track and field and softball.
TSU hosts a basketball doubleheader versus Tennessee Tech at the Gentry Center on Wednesday for Academic Night where student-athletes will be recognized for their work in the classroom. The women's game is set for 5:30 p.m. with the men to follow at 7:30 p.m. Both the men’s and women’s teams will then travel to Richmond, Ky. on Saturday, Feb. 13, for a road test at Eastern Kentucky. The men’s game will be first at 1 p.m. and the women’s game is set for 4 p.m.
Softball season is here with TSU opening the 2016 campaign in Hammond, La. for the Southeastern Louisiana Lion Classic. On day one on Feb. 12, the Tigers square off with Mississippi Valley State at 3:30 p.m. followed by Southeastern Louisiana at 5:30 p.m. The softball action continues on Saturday, Feb. 13 with games versus Buffalo at 10 a.m. and Nicholls State at noon. The tournament concludes on Feb. 14 with the Tigers playing a single game against Southeastern Louisiana.
The TSU track and field teams will also compete this week at the Samford Invitational in Birmingham, Ala. on Feb. 12-13.
|Wednesday, Feb. 10|
|5:30 p.m.||Women's Basketball||vs. Tennessee Tech - HOME (Gentry Center) - Academic Night | LIVE STATS | VIDEO | RADIO|
|7:30 p.m.||Men's Basketball||vs. Tennessee Tech - HOME (Gentry Center) - Academic Night | LIVE STATS | VIDEO | RADIO|
|Friday, Feb. 12|
|3:30 p.m.||Softball||vs. Mississippi Valley State - Hammond, La.|
|5:30 p.m.||Softball||at Southeastern Louisiana - Hammond, La.|
|8 p.m.||Track and Field||Samford Invitational - Birmingham, Ala.|
|Saturday, Feb. 13|
|8 a.m.||University Showcase||Guest: Clinton Grey | RADIO|
|9 a.m.||Track and Field||Samford Invitational - Birmingham, Ala.|
|10 a.m.||Softball||vs. Buffalo - Hammond, La.|
|12 p.m.||Softball||vs. Nicholls State - Hammond, La.|
|1 p.m.||Men's Basketball||at Eastern Kentucky - Richmond, Ky. | LIVE STATS | VIDEO | RADIO|
|4 p.m.||Women's Basketball||at Eastern Kentucky - Richmond, Ky. | LIVE STATS | VIDEO | RADIO|
|4 p.m.||Men's Tennis||at Vanderbilt - Nashville, Tenn.|
|Sunday, Feb. 14|
|9 a.m.||Coaches Show||TSU Basketball Coaches Show Featuring Dana Ford and Larry Joe Inman | RADIO|
|11 a.m.||Softball||at Southeastern Louisiana - Hammond, La.|