A kill from Candace Saleaumua started what would be a closely played first set. The score remained close as neither team was able to build a substantial lead. With the score tied 26-26, two costly TSU errors gave
The second set saw
The Tigers fell behind 3-0 early in the third set but battled back to tie the score 4-4 following a Racer attack error. Both teams traded the lead over the next several points. With the score knotted 23-23, a Racer kill coupled with a Tiger attack error pushed MSU to the slight 25-23 set three win.
Freshman Terakka Walker led the Tigers with 12 kills in addition to 13 digs for a double-double. Yamari Padilla-Collazo and Candace Saleaumua also registered 13 digs while Heather Sanders posted 10.
The Tigers return to action on Friday, Nov. 7 when they host Austin Peay. Match time is slated for 7 p.m. in Kean Hall.