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ETSU610211249
Tennessee1918302087
Stats at a GlanceETSUUT
FG Percentage.247 (19-77) .462 (30-65)
3P FG Percentage.182 (4-22) .261 (6-23)
FT Percentage.583 (7-12) .677 (21-31)
Offensive Rebounds2120
Defensive Rebounds1839
Total Rebounds3959
Turnovers2124
Steals1212
Bench Points2233
LeadersETSUUT
PointsSherer - 13
Russell - 20
ReboundsTEAM - 6
Nared - 13
AssistsCraig - 5
Westbrook - 6
StealsDean - 3
Davis - 3
BlocksTipps - 1
Kushkituah - 3
Green - 3
Bucs hit the road to take on No. 14 Tennessee on Sunday
Bucs hit the road to take on No. 14 Tennessee on Sunday
Saturday, November 11, 2017

This will be the 18th matchup between the Bucs and the Lady Vols

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 11, 2017) – The Bucs hit the road for the first time this season when they square off against No. 14 Tennessee Lady Vols on Sunday inside the Thompson-Boling Arena.

Sunday, Nov. 12 | 2:00 p.m.

No. 14 Tennessee (0-0, 0-0 SEC)

vs. ETSU (1-0, 0-0 SoCon)

 Scouting the Buccaneers

ETSU had an impressive 87-77 win over Cincinnati for their season opener on Friday night. It was the first time the Bucs beat the Bearcats in program history. Tianna Tarter (Johnson City, Tenn.) recorded her 12th career double-double finishing with 14 points and 11 assists. Junior Raven Dean (Charlotte, N.C.) had the team high of 19 points, including three 3-pointers. Freshman Erica Haynes-Overton (Nashville, Tenn.) had an impressive outing in her first collegiate start. The rookie went 7-9 from the free throw line and finished with 16 points. Newcomer Britney Snowden (Pensacola, Fla.) also helped the Bucs finishing with ten points and six rebounds.

Three-Point Shooting

Last game against Cincinnati, the Bucs out-shot the Bearcats in three-point shooting 11-4. Shy Copney (Johnson City, Tenn.) had five of ETSU's three-point shots, along with Raven Dean who had three.

Never Say Never

With the Lady Vols coming in ranked 14th in the AP poll, the Bucs will have the opportunity to defeat a nationally ranked opponent for the first time in school history. The last time ETSU faced a ranked opponent was last year when the Bucs hosted Tennessee, who was ranked 13th at the time.

Scouting the Lady Vols

Tennessee comes into Sunday’s contest ranked 14th in the latest AP poll. The Lady Vols had an exhibition game with a 121-76 win over Carson-Newman. They return Mercedes Russell and Jaime Nared who are key starters. Meme Jackson, Kortney Dunbar, and Kamera Harris are three other Lady Vols that will return to the program. Tennessee adds five newcomers including four freshmen and one junior.

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