Samford scored 32 points off TSU turnovers.
The game got off to a relatively slow start as the score was only 6-5 at the first media timeout. With the game tied 15-15 Samford outscored
TSU cut the deficit down to six (32-26) early in the second half but SU re-upped its lead to double-digits on a three-pointer by Chika Okoli. The Lady Tigers moved to within single-digits once again at the 14:27 mark but another 3-point bucket by Okoli would put the Bulldogs back on top by 11 (40-29).
Samford maintained a double-digit lead over the next 14 minutes and led by as many as 18 points.
Tiffany Jackson led TSU with 21 points and 11 rebounds for her third double-double of the season. Oby Okafor tallied 18 points while Kendra Appling added 12. Chika Okoli (17), Savannah Hill (15) and Monica Maxwell all scored in double figures for Samford.