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Jacksonville (4-18, 2-9 A-Sun)
Lipscomb (11-12, 6-5 A-Sun)
1/30/2012 | Nashville, TN - (Allen Arena) | Attendance: 2424
Monday, January 30, 2012
Bison on the Air
Lipscomb will go for the season sweep of Jacksonville Monday in Allen Arena at 6:30 p.m. A win for the Bison gives Lipscomb 100 wins in the 11-year-old Allen Arena.
Lipscomb is led by senior sharp shooter Jordan Burgason who leads the nation in 3-point percentage (52.8) and threes per game (3.9). Burgason is second in the A-Sun in scoring at 16.8 points per game.
Freshman Zavion Williams averages 9.4 points and 3.1 assist for Lipscomb. Center Justin Glenn has blossomed in his senior year to average 8.6 points and 7.3 rebounds.
Jacksonville leads the series 11-8 while Lipscomb has wone six of nine meetings in Allen Arena. On Jan. 2 Lipscomb opened the second half on a 15-2 run and held Jacksonville to one field goal over the first nine minutes of the second period en route to a 77-71 victory in Jacksonville.
Saturday evening Lipscomb lost 71-59 to North Florida after a strong opening half by the Osprey. North Florida led 45-24 at halftime. Burgason had a team-high 19 points while Glenn led Lipscomb with nine rebounds.