|November 13, 2018||1st||2nd||Final|
|Stats at a Glance||LR||TSUMBB|
|FG Percentage||.569 (33-58)||.393 (24-61)|
|3P FG Percentage||.267 (4-15)||.343 (12-35)|
|FT Percentage||.684 (13-19)||.500 (7-14)|
McKNIGHT - 1
FITZPATRICK-DORSEY - 1
TENNESSEE STATE MEN’S BASKETBALL (0-1)
vs. LITTLE ROCK (1-0)
Date: Tuesday, Nov. 13
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Gentry Center – Nashville, Tenn.
Game Notes: TSU || Little Rock
Live Video: ESPN+ || Joe Leadingham on the call
TSU Radio: 102.1 The Ville | | Greg Pogue and Albert Dawson on the call
Live Stats: Statbroadcast.com
Social Media Updates: Twitter || #BigBlueRising
OPENING TIP: The Tennessee State men’s basketball team hosts Little Rock on Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 7 p.m. at the Gentry Center. The game marks the first home game of the season and the start of a busy week that includes three home games. TSU will also host Carver on Thursday, Nov. 15, at 6 p.m. and Fisk on Saturday, Nov. 17, at 7 p.m.
LAST TIME OUT: Despite 26 points from Donte Fitzpatrick-Dorsey, TSU fell by an 86-79 final score in the Nov. 10 season opener at Lipscomb. In what was the first game in Brian “Penny” Collins’ TSU head coaching career, Kamar McKnight scored a career-high 19 points to go with 10 points from Jalen Duke.
ALL-TIME SERIES: TSU is 1-0 in the all-time series with Little Rock, defeating the Trojans 62-60 on Dec. 5, 1992 in Springfield, Mo. Carlos Rogers, who began his collegiate career at Little Rock, led the Tigers to a victory over his former team. Rogers ended up being a first-round pick in the 1994 NBA draft.
ABOUT LITTLE ROCK: The Trojans are 1-0 on the season after defeating NCAA Division II opponent Southeastern Oklahoma State, 101-92, in the season opener. Former NBA player and Head Coach Darrell Walker is in his first season at the helm for Little Rock.
TSU AT THE GENTRY CENTER: Tennessee State men’s basketball is 269-179 (.600) at the Gentry Center since the facility opened prior to the start of the 1980-81 season. Over the last three seasons, TSU is 27-13 (.675) in home games.
UP NEXT: TSU hosts Carver on Thursday, Nov. 15 at 6 p.m.