EKU Women’s Basketball Hits The Road To Take On SoCon Foe Chattanooga On Friday Afternoon


EKU Women’s Basketball Hits The Road To Take On SoCon Foe Chattanooga On Friday Afternoon

RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University’s women’s basketball team hits the road to take on Chattanooga out of the SoCon on Friday afternoon.
 
Tip-off is scheduled for 4 p.m.
 
You can follow along with the game on live stats or watch the action live on ESPN+.
 
INSIDE THE SERIES
– This will be the fourth all-time meeting between the two teams.
 
– Eastern leads the all-time series between the two teams, 2-1
 
– The Colonels defeated the Mocs last year, 71-65, in Richmond.  
 
THE COLONELS
–  Eastern comes in at 2-2 (2-0 OVC), after defeating in-state rival Morehead State, 74-59, Monday night in Richmond.  
 
–  Alice Recanati posted her best game as a Colonel, posting 17 points, nine rebounds, and five assists in the win against in-state rival Morehead State.
 
–  Jayla Johnson in just her second game at Eastern chipped in 16 points, five rebounds, and two steals against in-state rival Morehead State.
 
–  The Colonels moved to 2-0 in conference play for the first time since the 2016-17 season.
 
 
SCOUTING THE OPPONENT
–  Chattanooga comes into the contest, 2-3, after knocking off Austin Peay, 65-64, in Clarksville on Tuesday.
 
–  Eboni Williams lead the way for the Mocs posting a team-best 14 points, six rebounds, and four blocks in the win against Austin Peay.  
 
–  Chattanooga had four players record double-digit points in the road win against Austin Peay on Tuesday.
 
–  The Mocs rank 16th in the country in blocks per game.   
 
UP NEXT
Eastern Kentucky wraps up the non-conference portion of its schedule next Tuesday, when the Colonels travel to Big Ten foe Northwestern. Tip-off is scheduled for 2 p.m.
 



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