February 20, 20161st2nd3rd4thFinal
Lipscomb1816221975
Stetson1623231779
Stats at a GlanceLIPSTET
FG Percentage.446 (29-65) .456 (26-57)
3P FG Percentage.417 (10-24) .313 (5-16)
FT Percentage.636 (7-11) .786 (22-28)
Offensive Rebounds710
Defensive Rebounds2430
Total Rebounds3140
Turnovers912
Steals43
Bench Points3615
LeadersLIPSTET
PointsAshley Southern - 14
Loren Cagle - 14
SAUNDERS - 19
ReboundsAmber Fuqua - 6
Ashley Southern - 6
SAUNDERS - 9
AssistsLoren Cagle - 11
SAUNDERS - 5
StealsAlex Banks - 2
SAUNDERS - 2
BlocksAmber Fuqua - 1
Ashley Southern - 1
Alex Banks - 1
SAGERER - 1
BEY - 1
February 22, 20161st2nd3rd4thFinal
LIPSCOMB1010181452
FGCU2524162691
Stats at a GlanceLIPFGCU
FG Percentage.362 (21-58) .456 (31-68)
3P FG Percentage.208 (5-24) .410 (16-39)
FT Percentage.625 (5-8) .867 (13-15)
Offensive Rebounds713
Defensive Rebounds2730
Total Rebounds3443
Turnovers148
Steals58
Bench Points1242
LeadersLIPFGCU
PointsAshley Southern - 16
GRADINJAN - 18
ReboundsAshley Southern - 12
KNIGHT - 10
AssistsChandler Cooper - 3
Ashley Southern - 3
Loren Cagle - 3
DUNSON - 9
StealsChandler Cooper - 1
Amber Fuqua - 1
Kelli Smith - 1
Loren Cagle - 1
Alex Banks - 1
ATWATER - 2
MEADOR - 2
MCCASKILL - 2
BlocksMorgan Turner - 1
KNIGHT - 3
Women's hoops set for final regular season road trip
Friday, February 19, 2016
By Logan Butts
Women's hoops set for final regular season road trip

NASHVILLE – As the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament approaches, the Lipscomb (5-21, 2-9) women’s basketball team will make its final road trip of the season.

First, the Lady Bisons will take on Stetson (16-9, 7-4) in DeLand, Florida on Saturday at noon. Then on Monday, the Purple and Gold will match up with conference-leading FGCU (23-4, 11-0) on Monday in Fort Myers, Florida at 6 p.m

SCOUTING THE HATTERS:

  • Stetson enters the matchup coming off of a 74-56 win over NJIT.
  • Saunders is the Hatters’ leading scorer at 18.4 points per game. She also averages 5.3 rebounds per contest.
  • Breana Bey averages 11.3 points per contest as the only other player in double-figures.
  • This is the 27th meeting between Lipscomb and Stetson, with Stetson leading the series 19-7 including a 76-55 victory earlier this season in Nashville.

SCOUTING THE EAGLES:

  • FGCU comes into the matchup having won 16 consecutive games, with the most recent being a 56-44 win over USC Upstate.
  • Kaneisha Atwater leads the team in scoring at 14.0 points per game.
  • Whitney Knight averages 12.6 points, a team-high 6.1 rebounds, and 3.0 blocks.
  • The Eagles have won all 18 matchups with the Lady Bisons, including a 71-39 win previously in this season.

QUICK HITS:

  • 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 61st in the nation in points per game with a mark of 18.3. Her 9.3 rebounds per contest ranks third in the conference and 51st in the nation.
  • Cagle ranks 7th in the nation and first in the A-Sun in assists with a 7.1 per game mark.

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