November 19, 20141st2ndFinal
Lipscomb233154
UAB333972
Stats at a GlanceLIPUAB
FG Percentage.323 (21-65) .489 (23-47)
3P FG Percentage.235 (4-17) .318 (7-22)
FT Percentage.800 (8-10) .704 (19-27)
Offensive Rebounds135
Defensive Rebounds2333
Total Rebounds3638
Turnovers1212
Steals63
Bench Points1312
LeadersLIPUAB
PointsSOUTHERN - 17
SMITH - 31
ReboundsSOUTHERN - 9
DUFELMEIER - 12
AssistsSOUTHERN - 3
DRAYTON - 3
BLACK - 3
StealsBLISS - 3
BLACK - 1
SMITH - 1
WEBB - 1
BlocksSOUTHERN - 2
SMITH - 2
Women's hoops hits the road for midweek tilt with UAB
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Women's hoops hits the road for midweek tilt with UAB

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Looking to add another win to its 1-1 record this season, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team travels to UAB on Wednesday for the first road game of the season.

The Purple and Gold dropped a 79-66 result to Wright State Sunday afternoon in Allen Arena. Danay Fothergill led the team in scoring collecting 19 points while Ashley Southern picked up eight rebounds.

The Blazers enter Wednesday’s game 0-1 after falling to Florida State this past Friday 92-62. Dy’Man Webb scored 13 points for the Blazers and Brittany Winborne secured nine rebounds.

The game will be broadcasted on Blazer Vision. Fans will also be able to follow the action via live stats.

Tipoff is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m.

Quick Hits:

  • Wednesday’s game will be the third-ever meeting between the Lady Bisons and the Blazers. UAB leads the series 2-0. 
  • Senior Sara Bliss tied her career high in points (22) last week against Georgia Southern. She also set a new career high for field goals made with nine.
  • During the battle with Wright State, Bliss set career highs with 11 free throws made and 12 free throws attempted.
  • Two Lady Bisons will make the trip to their home state for Wednesday’s game. Redshirt junior forward Ashley Southern hails from Tuscumbia, Alabama while freshman forward Riley Northway calls Somerville, Alabama home.
  • The Purple and Gold sport a field goal percentage of .403 and a free throw percentage of .714. Lipscomb is 48-for-119 from the field and has sunk 35 of 49 free throws attempted.