February 13, 20161st2nd3rd4thFinal
Stats at a GlanceUNFLIP
FG Percentage.444 (24-54) .475 (28-59)
3P FG Percentage.304 (7-23) .444 (12-27)
FT Percentage.800 (16-20) .833 (10-12)
Offensive Rebounds68
Defensive Rebounds2225
Total Rebounds2833
Bench Points2129
PointsKIEFER - 18
Ashley Southern - 17
ReboundsRUMPH - 9
Ashley Southern - 9
Loren Cagle - 9
AssistsSHEPHERD - 6
Kelli Smith - 7
Chandler Cooper - 2
BlocksMECKUS - 1
Kennedy Potts - 1
Ashley Southern - 1
Women's hoops to take on North Florida
Friday, February 12, 2016
By Logan Butts
Women's hoops to take on North Florida

NASHVILLE – After earning its first Atlantic Sun win of the season earlier in the week, the Lipscomb (4-20, 1-8) women’s basketball team will be back on the court in Allen Arena on Saturday afternoon to take on North Florida (6-18, 2-7).

The two teams have met 20 times in the Division I era with the Ospreys leading the series 16-4. Earlier this season, Lipscomb fell at North Florida 78-70. Sophomore Riley Northway led the Lady Bisons in scoring with 20 points, while Sierra Shepherd paced UNF with 20 points.


  • UNF enters the matchup coming off of a 67-56 loss to Stetson.
  • Claire Ioannidis leads the Ospreys in scoring at 15.0 points.
  • Shepherd averages 12.3 points per contest as the only other player in double-figures.
  • Kadesia Johnson leads the team in rebounding at 7.6 per game.


  • Lipscomb enters the matchup having defeated NJIT 63-49 at home to end a 17-game losing streak. Senior Ashley Southern returned to the lineup to score 18 points and nine rebounds. Sophomore Loren Cagle added 10 points, seven rebounds, and nine assists.
  • In the first game of the season, Lipscomb lost to Loyola (MD) 57-52 at home. In the loss, Southern set a program NCAA-era record for rebounds in a single game with 20. She also added 15 points.
  • For her performance in the opening week, Southern was named the Co-Atlantic Sun Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for the second time in her career. She was also named the A-Sun Player of the Week after the second week of action.
  • Southern is ranked second in the A-Sun and 45th in the nation in points per game with a mark of 28.9. Her 9.8 rebounds per contest ranks second in the conference and 34th in the nation.
  • Cagle ranks 6th in the nation and first in the A-Sun in assists with a 7.1 per game mark.


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