Lady Tigers set for Alabama State on Saturday

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Lady Tigers of Texas Southern University begin their final road trip of the regular season Saturday when they visit Alabama State. Tipoff is scheduled for 3 p.m.
A Texas Southern win Saturday would give the Lady Tigers a split of their season series with Alabama State. The Lady Hornets prevailed 58-51 in Houston last month.
Game 26
Texas Southern Lady Tigers at Alabama State
Saturday, March 2 • 3 p.m. • Montgomery, Ala. • Dunn-Oliver AcaDome
Watch | Listen (KTSU 90.9 FM)
The Lady Tigers (12-13, 8-6 SWAC) are locked in a three-way tie for fifth place in the Southwestern Athletic Conference standings with Alabama A&M and Jackson State. The trio of teams trail Grambling State and Alabama State by a single game.
Niya Mitchell leads the Lady Tigers into Saturday’s contest at Alabama State. The 5-foot-10 forward from Bay City, Texas, averages a double-double with 14.0 points and a SWAC-leading 10.6 rebounds per contest.
Alabama State (10-15, 9-5 SWAC) is led by 5-foot-9 forward Ayana Emmanuel. She leads the Lady Hornets with 13.8 points and 4.2 rebounds per game.
Both the men’s and women’s games Saturday will be streamed live on .



TigerFans was established in 1997 and expanded to the web in 2012 to serve the Texas Southern University Tigers Athletics Fans. We cover all things TSU including TSU Football, Basketball, Baseball, Softball, Volleyball, Bowling, & Track & Field.