November 11, 20161st2nd3rd4th5thFinal
Morehead State20192525122
Tennessee State25252322153
MORTeam StatsTSU
.199Hitting Pct..258
62Kills64
29Errors25
166Total Attacks151
61Assists57
5Aces3
54Digs56
15.0Blocks15.5
MORLeadersTSU
JEWELL - 22
KillsWATSON - 22
NICHOL - 54
AssistsBELTRAN - 34
NICHOL - 2
JEWELL - 2
AcesPIERSON - 2
JEWELL - 18
DigsADORNO-DeJESUS - 16
FELLA - 7
REYNOLDS - 7
BlocksPIERSON - 9
November 12, 20161st2nd3rd4thFinal
Eastern Kentucky252025253
Tennessee State222518221
EKUTeam StatsTSU
.221Hitting Pct..182
55Kills43
24Errors21
140Total Attacks121
53Assists34
12Aces2
50Digs52
6.0Blocks11.5
EKULeadersTSU
SANKS - 18
KillsWATSON - 11
ANDERSON - 11
WOODY - 53
AssistsBELTRAN - 19
KNUTSON - 5
AcesBELTRAN - 1
DANIELSON - 1
MAXWELL - 17
DigsPATTERSON - 13
KOONS - 5
BlocksANDERSON - 6
CLARK - 6
Volleyball Hosts Last Two Home Matches Including Senior Day
Thursday, November 10, 2016
Volleyball Hosts Last Two Home Matches Including Senior Day

MOREHEAD STATE(11-17, 7-7) at TENNESSEE STATE(16-14, 7-7)
Friday, Nov.11 | 6 p.m. 
Nashville, Tenn.

EASTERN KENTUCKY at TENNESSEE STATE(SENIOR DAY)
Saturday, Nov.12 | 12 p.m. 
Nashville, Tenn.

GAME NOTES: TENNESSEE STATE
LIVE STATS:
MSU | EKU
SOCIAL MEDIA: | @TnStateVB #BigBlueRising

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

LAST TIME OUT: TSU would win in four sets over Jacksonville State the last time the Tigers stepped on the court. Taylor Patterson paced the team with 15 kills in the match. Chloe Watson (13), Arijana Anderson (12) and Payten Clark (11) all reached double digit kills in the game. Alexis Johnson and Julia Pierson were one kill shy of double digits with 9 apiece. Defensively Cherlie Adorno-DeJesus recorded 23 digs while Samantha Beltran added 14. Beltran also recorded 39 assists for her 5th double-double of the season.

SCOUTING MOREHEAD:  Maddie Fella gives Morehead State some momentum coming into the match against the Tigers after garnering the OVC Defensive Player of the Week award. Merideth Jewell leads the 11-17 Eagles with 391 kills. On the defensive side Danielle McCarson is the team leader with 443 digs.

SCOUTING EKU: Eastern Kentucky has an overall record of 13-13 on the season and an 8-6 record in conference. Nikki Drost leads the Colonel offense with 306 kills on the season. Mallory Maxwell paces the team with 474 digs and averages 4.65 digs per set which is fourth best in the conference.

ALL TIME VS OPPONENTS: The Tigers have an overall record of 11-47 against Morhead State after winning a five set thriller earlier this season. The Tigers have a career record of 11-51 against EKU. TSU dropped a match in three to the Colonels a few weeks ago.

UP NEXT: The Tigers will begin tournament play in the conference beginning on Thursday Nov. 17th the time and the place are yet to be determined.

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