Junior guard A’Torri Shine (1) and the Grambling State Tigers will play a noon game Saturday at Arizona State. Shine leads the Tigers 19.3 points per game and is second in team rebounding with 6.0 boards per contest. GSU stands at 0-3 with road losses at DePaul, Marquette and Missouri State while Arizona State is 8-2.
Louisiana Tech will embark on its longest road weekend in non-conference as they travel to the state of Kentucky to face Murray State at 3 p.m. today at Cutchin Field.
The Lady Techsters will then make the trek to Arkansas State to take on the Red Wolves at 1 p.m. Sunday at ASU Soccer Park.
“It is another long road trip which we arranged to challenge the team both physically and mentally,” head coach Kevin Sherry said. “We hope the experience will help the team grow accustomed to such hardships and, therefore, be better prepared for those long road trips in league play.”