|October 29, 2016||1st||2nd||3rd||Final|
FURLIN - 1
POWERS - 1
PATTERSON - 3
ADORNO-DeJESUS - 16
SMITH - 1
HUESTON - 1
RUNGE - 1
Eastern Illinois (5-21, 2-9) vs TENNESSEE STATE (13-14, 4-7)
Saturday, Oct. 29 | 2 p.m. CT
Kean Hall | NASHVILLE, Tenn.
OPENING SERVE: The Tennessee State volleyball team will host Eastern Illinois in a conference match on Saturday Oct. 29 in Kean Hall at 2.pm. This will be the two teams only time competing against each other this season.
LAST TIME OUT: TSU (13-14, 4-7) defeated rival Belmont in a five set battle in Kean Hall on Tuesday. Chloe Watson led the way with 13 kills and 11 digs on the night. Freshman Payten Clark Pitched in 11 kills of her own. Samantha Beltran contributed 41 assists and 16 digs for the Tigers. Along with Watson and Beltran Cherlie Adorno-DeJesus and Puamana Danielson were stout defensively digging up 18 and 16 attacks each.
SCOUTING EASTERN ILLINOIS: Eastern Illinois loss in three sets in their last match against SIUE. The Panthers have only one win in its last seven matches. EIU is led offensively by Maria Brown with 223 kills on the season. Lindsey Powers leads the team with 313 digs while Abby Knight paces the team with 93 total blocks.
ALL TIME VERSUS EASTERN ILLINOIS: The Tigers have an overall record of 9-24 against EIU. Last time the Tigers and Panthers played Tennessee State defeated Eastern Illinois last season 3-1.
UP NEXT: The Tigers will travel to Cookeville, Tenn.to take on Tennessee Tech on Friday Nov.4 at 7 p.m.