January 15, 20221st2nd3rd4thFinal
Chattanooga2013211266
ETSU41720546
Stats at a GlanceUTCETSU
FG Percentage.509 (28-55) .333 (19-57)
3P FG Percentage.385 (5-13) .269 (7-26)
FT Percentage.625 (5-8) .250 (1-4)
Offensive Rebounds75
Defensive Rebounds3521
Total Rebounds4226
Turnovers1210
Steals77
Bench Points1515
LeadersUTCETSU
PointsPugh - 18
Moore - 13
ReboundsCornelius - 11
Davis - 9
AssistsOlafsdottir - 5
Porter - 5
Thompson - 4
StealsJarrells - 3
Vananda - 4
BlocksCornelius - 6
Hooks - 2
Carrington - 2
Bucs look to Mercer on Monday after dropping SoCon opener against Chattanooga
Bucs look to Mercer on Monday after dropping SoCon opener against Chattanooga
Saturday, January 15, 2022

 

Johnson City, Tenn. (Jan. 15, 2022) – Playing their first game of 2022, the ETSU’s women’s basketball team were looking to open SoCon play on a positive note after their 23-day break.

The Mocs opened the first quarter scoring four points unprovoked, then ten straight after a two-pointer by Amaya Adams (Kansas City, Mo.). The Mocs would lead the quarter 20-4, with the Bucs scoring only two more points. After a strong second quarter for the Bucs went into the half with 21 points and scored 20 more in the third, they were held to only five points in the final quarter of play.

Chattanooga shot 50.9 percent from the field (28-55) and held the Bucs to 33.3 percent (19-57) earning the Mocs 35 defensive rebounds in the game. The Mocs averaged over 60 percent in free-throws made (5-8) and averaged 42 rebounds as a unit.

Courtney Moore (Gainesville, Fla.) led the Bucs with 13 points, while Jakhyia Davis (Knoxville, Tenn.) led the team in rebounds with nine. As a unit, the Bucs averaged 25 percent in free-throws made (1-4), 26 rebounds, 13 assists, and 26.9 percent in 3 points made (7-26).

With the loss, ETSU moves 1-13 on the season and 0-1 in conference play. This is the Bucs eleventh straight loss, resulting in the longest losing streak since the 2011-12 season.

ETSU returns to action on the road at Mercer on Jan. 17, tip-off is set for 5:00 p.m. inside Hawkins Arena.

For more information on ETSU’s women’s basketball, visit ETSUBucs.com and click on the women’s basketball tab.