|October 27, 2017||1st||2nd||3rd||4th||Final|
ROKEY - 14
LOHMEIER - 14
|October 28, 2017||1st||2nd||3rd||4th||Final|
JOHNSON - 5
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Eastern Kentucky | LIVE STATS
MATCH INFORMATION: Tennessee State continues conference play in Morehead, Kentucky, as Big Blue takes on the Morehead State Eagles Friday, Oct. 27 at 6 p.m. Earlier this season, the Tigers beat the Eagles in four and is looking to repeat in order to break its current five-game losing streak.
TSU will end the week at Eastern Kentucky Saturday, Oct. 28 at 1 p.m.
LAST TIME OUT: The Tigers took a break from conference play to take on the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders Wednesday evening, where they lost in three (28-26, 25-19, 25-21). Curstyn Wilson served the 30th ace of her career and Katora Roberts put up a .571 attack percentage – the highest of the match and her career.
SERIES INFORMATION: After a win earlier this season, the Tigers are 13-47 in the all-time series against Morehead State. Since 2004, the Tigers have only pulled out three wins against the Eagles in Wetherby Gym.
Against Eastern Kentucky, the Tigers are 11-53 after a loss earlier this season, and are 5-7 at EKU since 2005. 2010 was the last TSU win in Richmond.
ABOUT MOREHEAD STATE: The Eagles, ranked 10th in the conference, are coming off of a 0-2 weekend after losing 3-0 to SEMO and 3-1 to UT Martin. Freshman outside hitter Lauren Rokey leads Morehead State with 3.11 kills per set and is ranked seventh in the conference. Libero Daniel McCarson, leader of the Eagle defense, is ranked 10th in the league in digs per set and third in service aces.
ABOUT EKU: The Colonels are 7-3 in conference play after a 0-2 weekend against SIUE and EIU. Celina Sanks, Nikki Drost and Cassie Knutson will pace the offense with a combined 645 kills this season. Libero Chloe Rojas posts 4.01 digs per set. Kaylin Johnson is always on the block, recording 70 for the season.
UP NEXT: Volleyball will host crosstown rivals on October 31 at 6 p.m. in Kean Hall. Aristocrat of Bands will be in attendance, and the team will be giving out candy.