SCOUTING THE BUCCANEERS
East Tennessee State enters Saturday’s contest with a 1-8 record after defeating Appalachian State 95-64 on Thursday. Erica Haynes-Overton is the only ETSU player averaging double-figures in scoring this season with 19.8 points per game.
As a team, the Buccaneers are shooting 40.8 percent from the field and 24.6 percent from beyond the 3-point line, leading to 64.8 points per game. ETSU allows opponents to score 79.0 points per game on 46.2 percent from the field and 43.8 percent from beyond the 3-point line.
ETSU has been a balanced rebounding team this season, trailing in the rebounding margin by just 0.3 at 37.8-37.5. Sadasia Tipps leads the Bucs with 5.4 rebounds per game, while Brittney Snowden pulls down 5.1.
Fans can hear the contest at East Tennessee State live via the home for Women’s Basketball Radio, UHCougars.com/wbbradio. Live stats will be made available courtesy of Stat Broadcast, and the official Twitter account of Houston Women’s Basketball, @UHCougarWBB, will offer updates throughout the game.