Techsters Looking to Bounce Back Against Utah State


Posted Oct 5, 2007 15:36:54

Techsters Looking to Bounce Back Against Utah State

LOGAN, Utah -- The Louisiana Tech Lady Techster (6-14; 1-6 WAC) will remain on the road Saturday, Oct. 6, and will play the Utah State Aggies (8-8; 5-2 WAC) in Western Athletic Conference Action.

Tech most recently lost in three games to San Jose State after beating Boise State in a five-game match last Saturday. Thursday, The Techsters started strong in game one scoring 27 points but would lose the remaining two games of the match by scores of 25-30 and 18-30.

Senior Shannon Phillips finished the night with 15 kills and 13 digs for another double-double, while sophomore Sam Crowder finished the night involved in 3.0 total blocks. Senior Jill Walker ended the night with 27 assists.

The Techsters and Utah State have already played once this season when the Aggies defeated the Techsters 27-30, 27-30 and 15-30. Tech was led by seniors Kristen Fairbanks and Shannon Phillips who finished with 11 and 10 kills, respectively.

Tip off is set for 8 p.m.