|December 13, 2015||1st||2nd||3rd||4th||Final|
Tennessee State Lady Tigers
|Stats at a Glance||LIP||TSU|
|FG Percentage||.362 (21-58)||.435 (27-62)|
|3P FG Percentage||.348 (8-23)||.318 (7-22)|
|FT Percentage||.750 (15-20)||.889 (16-18)|
JOHNSON - 9
LAWRENCE - 4
NASHVILLE – The Lipscomb (3-8) women’s basketball team will be playing its fifth game in nine days as it takes on fellow Nashville school Tennessee State University (4-4) on Sunday at 3 p.m.
This is the 12th matchup between the two teams in the Division I era. TSU leads the series 9-2, and won the most recent outing 73-55.
SCOUTING THE LADY TIGERS:
- TSU enters the matchup coming off of a 82-54 loss to Mississippi State. I’mani Davis paced the Tigers with 14 points.
- Jayda Johnson is the Lady Tigers’ leading scorer at 13.6 points per contest to go along with 6.7 rebounds.
- I’mani Davis earns 12.7 points and 6.4 rebounds per game, while Brianna Lawrence notches 10.6 points and a team-high 6.9 rebounds.
- In their most recent outing, the Lady Bisons lost to Ball State 72-60 at home. Senior Ashley Southern led the way 23 points, five rebounds, three assists, two blocks, and two steals. Sophomore Loren Cagle also notched 17 points to go along with five assists and two steals.
- In the first game of the season, Lipscomb lost to Loyola (MD) 57-52 at home. In the loss, Southern set a program NCAA-era record for rebounds in a single game with 20. She also added 15 points.
- For her performance in the opening week, Southern was named the Co-Atlantic Sun Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for the second time in her career. She was also named the A-Sun Player of the Week after the second week of action.
- Southern is ranked first in the A-Sun and 17th in the nation in points per game with a mark of 21.3. Her 10.7 rebounds per contest ranks second in the conference and 22nd in the nation.
- Cagle ranks fourth in the nation and first in the A-Sun in assists with a 8.1 per game mark.
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