January 24, 20191st2nd3rd4thFinal
TSU Lady Tigers106161547
Austin Peay237222274
Stats at a GlanceTSUAPSU
FG Percentage.328 (20-61) .481 (26-54)
3P FG Percentage.250 (2-8) .304 (7-23)
FT Percentage.500 (5-10) .789 (15-19)
Offensive Rebounds138
Defensive Rebounds2132
Total Rebounds3440
Turnovers2213
Steals810
Bench Points1826
LeadersTSUAPSU
PointsWOOTEN - 14
GREGORY - 23
ReboundsYOUNG - 8
GREGORY - 11
AssistsBANNER - 2
FERBY - 4
StealsBANNER - 2
SIMS - 2
FERBY - 6
BlocksBRONER - 1
GREGORY - 1
TSU Offense Struggles in Loss to Austin Peay
Thursday, January 24, 2019
TSU Offense Struggles in Loss to Austin Peay

FINAL BOX

Final Score: Tennessee State 47 – Austin Peay 74
Records: TSU (1-18, 1-6 OVC) – APSU (9-9, 4-3 OVC)
Venue: Dunn Center
Location: Clarksville, Tenn.

Clarksville, Tenn. --- The Tennessee State University women’s basketball team fell to Austin Peay, 74-47, Thursday night in the Dunn Center.

Tennessee State got off to a slow start and struggled to find its offensive rhythm the entire night.

Tia Wooten led TSU in scoring with 14 points but was the only Lady Tiger to reach double-digits. Jazmine Young recorded a career-high eight rebounds in the game.

 INSIDE THE NUMBERS

  • TSU Leaders
    • Points: Tia Wooten – 14
    • Rebounds: Jazmine Young – 8
    • Assists: Terrysha Banner - 2
    • Steals: Asia Sims and Terrysha Banner – 2
  • TSU shot 32.8 percent from the field (20-of-61) and 50.0 percent from the free-throw line (5-of-10).

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • The scored was tied 9-9 when Austin Peay used an 8-0 run to capture a 17-9 lead.
  • TSU used a timeout to halt the run but Austin Peay buried back-to-back three-pointers and made the score, 23-9.
  • A free-throw by Jasmine Broner ended TSU’s scoring drought to make the score, 23-10, in favor of APSU at the end of the first quarter.
  • TSU held Austin Peay to only two points through the first five minutes of the second quarter but the Lady Tigers couldn’t take advantage of the drought.
  • Neither team had a particularly strong quarter but APSU outscored TSU 7-6 in the period.
  • In the third frame, the teams traded buckets until the Govs used a 6-0 spurt to stretch their advantage to, 44-26.
  • After being outscored, 22-16, in the quarter, the score was, 52-32, heading into the final stanza.
  • TSU finished the game by outscoring APSU, 11-5, to close the gap to the final score.

GAME NOTES

  • Tia Wooten scored in double-digits for the 12th time this season.
  • TSU dropped its third straight to Austin Peay.

UP NEXT

  • TSU will head to Kentucky to face Murray State on Saturday, Jan. 26.

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