Tigers Take on UT Martin and Southeast Missiouri
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Tigers Take on UT Martin and Southeast Missiouri

TENNESSEE STATE at UT MARTIN
Friday, Oct. 14 | 6 p.m.
Martin, Tenn.

TENNESSEE STATE at SOUTHEAST MISSOURI
Saturday, Oct. 15 | 2 pm.
Cape Girardeau, Mo.

 

GAME NOTES: Tennessee State
LIVE STATS: UT MARTIN | SEMO
SOCIAL MEDIA: @TnStateVB
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OPENING SERVE: The Tennessee State volleyball team will hit the road this weekend where they will take on OVC members UT Martin and Southeast Missouri.

LAST TIME OUT: For the third time this season Tennessee State defeated Alabama A&M in three sets. TSU would put together a total team effort in the win with 10 players contributing in the match. No particular player stood out as the team worked cohesively for the win.

SCOUTING UT MARTIN:  The Skyhawks have a 5-16 record overall and are 1-5 in conference play. UT Martin lost their last match against Tennessee Tech by a 3-1 score. Senior Libero Collen Larson registered her 1,000th dig in the match against Tech. Larson is the defensive leader for the team. Offensively Jemima Idemudia paces Martin with 200 kills.

SCOUTING SEMO: SEMO dropped both matches last week falling to both UT Martin and Jacksonville State. Krissa Gearring leads the team with 318 kills so far this season. Jade Moritmer has the most digs for the Redhawks with 339. SEMO has a 2-18 record this season.

ALL TIME VS OPPONENTS: In the all-time series versus UT Martin the Tigers are 14-33. TSU has an overall record of 5-42 against SEMO.

UP NEXT: The Tigers will resume conference play on Friday October 21 against Murray State at 6 p.m.

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