October 07, 20161st2nd3rdFinal
Tennessee State2018230
Eastern Kentucky2525253
TSUTeam StatsEKU
.178Hitting Pct..307
37Kills50
16Errors11
118Total Attacks127
36Assists45
1Aces3
51Digs47
7.0Blocks6.0
TSULeadersEKU
PIERSON - 12
KillsDROST - 14
BELTRAN - 30
AssistsFERRAGONIO - 19
WATSON - 1
AcesSANKS - 1
KNUTSON - 1
MAXWELL - 1
PATTERSON - 16
DigsDROST - 11
WATSON - 4
ROBERTS - 4
BlocksKOONS - 4
October 08, 20161st2nd3rd4th5thFinal
Tennessee State20272522153
Morehead State25252025122
TSUTeam StatsMOR
.200Hitting Pct..145
58Kills57
29Errors33
145Total Attacks166
55Assists54
5Aces8
62Digs51
14.5Blocks12.0
TSULeadersMOR
WATSON - 14
KillsJEWELL - 19
DANIELSON - 25
AssistsNICHOL - 45
PATTERSON - 3
AcesNICHOL - 2
MCCARSON - 2
CECIL - 2
ADORNO-DeJESUS - 18
DigsMCCARSON - 14
CLARK - 10
BlocksFELLA - 6
Tigers Head to Kentucky for Weekend Matches
Thursday, October 6, 2016
Tigers Head to Kentucky for Weekend Matches

TENNESSEE STATE (10-9, 2-2) at EASTERN KENTUCKY (6-10, 1-3)
Friday, Oct. 7 | 6 p.m. CT (7 p.m. ET)
Richmond, KY

TENNESSEE STATE at MOREHEAD STATE
Saturday, Oct. 8 | 1 p.m. CT (2 p.m. ET)
Morehead, KY

GAME NOTES: Tennessee State
LIVE STATS: EKU : Morehead State

SOCIAL MEDIA: @TnStateVB |  #BigBlueRising

OPENING SERVE: The Tennessee State volleyball team will travel to Kentucky this weekend to play conference foes Eastern Kentucky and Morehead State.

LAST TIME OUT: TSU would win in four sets over mid-state rival MTSU. Arijana Anderson was the team leader in kills registering 14 on the night; followed by Chloe Watson with nine. Cherlie Adorno-DeJesus would account for 14 digs on the night, while Taylor Patterson added 10 of her own. The Tigers beat MTSU for only the second time in school history.

SCOUTING EKU: So far this season EKU is 6-10 with a conference record of 1-3. Celina Sanks leads the team with 184 kills on the season. Mallory Maxwell leads the team in digs with 287. Maxwell has received player of the week awards in the OVC this year.

SCOUTING MOREHEAD: Morehead State currently stands at 2-2 in the OVC with an overall record of 6-11. Pre-season All-OVC selection Meredith Jewell leads the team with 223 kills so far this season. Defensively, Danielle McCarson is the leader with 270 digs.

ALL TIME VS OPPONENTS: In the all-time series versus EKU the Tigers are 11-50. Against Morehead State the Tigers have a record of 10-47 all time.

UP NEXT: The Tigers will travel to Huntsville on October 11 for a match against Alabama A&M. This will be the third time the two teams have met this season. TSU has won both matches.

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