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Lipscomb1310131349
Middle Tenn.1720171670
Stats at a GlanceLIPMTSU
FG Percentage.339 (19-56) .404 (23-57)
3P FG Percentage.238 (5-21) .385 (10-26)
FT Percentage.667 (6-9) .700 (14-20)
Offensive Rebounds412
Defensive Rebounds2436
Total Rebounds2848
Turnovers1012
Steals56
Bench Points109
LeadersLIPMTSU
PointsCLARK - 15
Taylor Sutton - 20
ReboundsCLARK - 6
COLLIER - 6
Charity Savage - 13
AssistsHOLCOMB - 2
Anastasia Hayes - 5
StealsSHORT - 3
Anastasia Hayes - 2
Courtney Whitson - 2
BlocksKMEC - 1
CLARK - 1
Charity Savage - 3
Women's hoops staying in-state for road outing vs Middle Tennessee
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
By Logan Butts
Women's hoops staying in-state for road outing vs Middle Tennessee

NASHVILLE - The Lipscomb women’s basketball team is making the short trip down to Murfreesboro on Wednesday as the Lady Bisons will be facing Middle Tennessee at 11 a.m. for a morning matchup at the Murphy Center. 

 

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SCOUTING THE RAIDERS:

  • Middle Tennessee is 5-3 on the season heading into the meeting. At the Gulf Coast Showcase over the weekend, the Blue Raiders defeated Auburn but lost to Gonzaga and Arizona State. 
  • This is the fourth meeting in the Division I era for the two programs. The two teams last met in 2017, a 72-48 MT win in Murfreesboro. 
  • Anastasia Hayes leads the Blue Raiders in scoring so far this season at 17.0 points per contest.
  • Taylor Sutton and Aislynn Hayes add 13.6 and 12.1 points per game, while Charity Savage notches 9.1 points and 11.1 rebounds. 

 

HERD NOTES: 

  • Lipscomb is third in the nation with a stellar .815 free throw percentage.
  • On Sunday, the Lady Bisons fell to Eastern Illinois at home 66-56. 
  • Jalyn Holcomb won the ASUN Freshman of the Week for her 27-point outing against Rider.
  • Casey Collier won the previous ASUN Freshman of the Week after scoring 17 points to lead Lipscomb to a 71-69 win in its home opener vs Northern Kentucky. 
  • Carleigh Short scored 13 and hit the game-tying bucket with 12.8 seconds left against NKU. Despite missing much of the game due to foul trouble, Dorie Harrison hit the game-winning free throws with under two seconds left. 
  • The Lady Bisons opened the 2019-20 season an 82-60 loss at Dayton last week. Newcomers scored 51 of Lipscomb’s 60 points. 
  • Holcomb leads the team with 14.4 points and 2.4 assists per contest.
  • Harrison adds 10.2 points and leads the team with 6.3 rebounds per game.
  • Collier scores 9.0 points and is second with 5.1 rebounds per game.