LADY TIGERS CLAIM CONSOLATION GAME OF MEMPHIS TOURNAMENT
MEMPHIS --- Tennessee State claimed the consolation game of the University of Memphis Lady Tiger Classic by defeating Mercer University 79-65 Saturday evening. Lady Tigers LaToya Clay and Kisha Stewart each scored 17 points for the Lady Tigers as they earned the victory to move to 1-2 on the young season. Clay was named to the All-Classic team for her performance. The Lady Tigers were defeated by host Memphis in the opening round Friday night. Memphis claimed the title in the championship game, rallying for a win over Michigan State. TSU will have its home opener Wednesday night at 6 p.m. against Southern Illinois in the Gentry Center.