February 01, 20181st2nd3rd4thFinal
Upstate1412213178
Lipscomb2322262697
Stats at a GlanceUPSTLIP
FG Percentage.351 (27-77) .487 (37-76)
3P FG Percentage.273 (9-33) .529 (9-17)
FT Percentage.682 (15-22) .778 (14-18)
Offensive Rebounds1514
Defensive Rebounds2536
Total Rebounds4050
Turnovers1216
Steals65
Bench Points4357
LeadersUPSTLIP
PointsDAVIS - 15
MANOS - 20
ReboundsPOPPLEWELL - 10
POTTS - 11
AssistsSWAIN - 12
RAU - 7
StealsKUZMINA - 2
SWAIN - 2
JONES - 2
CAGLE - 2
BlocksPOPPLEWELL - 2
JONES - 2
KMEC - 2
February 03, 20181st2nd3rd4thFinal
NJIT1917101258
Lipscomb1618122066
Stats at a GlanceNJITLIP
FG Percentage.355 (22-62) .393 (22-56)
3P FG Percentage.333 (6-18) .294 (5-17)
FT Percentage.727 (8-11) .680 (17-25)
Offensive Rebounds1210
Defensive Rebounds2629
Total Rebounds3839
Turnovers1613
Steals411
Bench Points2514
LeadersNJITLIP
PointsLEWIS - 14
CAGLE - 22
ReboundsTORRES - 9
CAGLE - 13
AssistsTORRES - 7
CAGLE - 6
StealsTORRES - 2
POTTS - 3
CAGLE - 3
RAU - 3
BlocksLEWIS - 1
TUNSTALL - 1
TORRES - 1
LIBBY - 1
Women's basketball returns home for pair of ASUN outings
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
By Logan Butts
Women's basketball returns home for pair of ASUN outings

NEWARK, N.J. – The Lipscomb women’s basketball team returns home this week for a pair of matchups against USC Upstate and NJIT.  

The game between the Lady Bisons (7-14, 3-3) and the Spartans (7-14, 2-4) is set to tip off at 6:30 p.m. in Allen Arena on Thursday, while the contest against the Highlanders (3-18, 1-5) will take place at noon on Saturday.

You can follow along with live stats and live streaming for both games at the links provided.

 

SCOUTING THE SPARTANS:

  • This is the 21st time the two programs have faced off in the Division I era. Upstate owns a 16-4 series lead.
  • USC Upstate’s last outing was a 65-61 win over Kennesaw State at home.
  • Tamera Thorpe leads the Spartans with 11.7 points per game.
  • Upstate is 1-2 in the last three road ASUN games.

SCOUTING THE HIGHLANDERS:

  • This is the sixth time the two programs have faced off in the Division I era. NJIT owns a 3-2 series lead.
  • NJIT will take on Kennesaw State on Thursday before the game with the Lady Bisons.
  • Tatianna Torres leads the Highlanders with 12.0 points per game.
  • Lipscomb defeated NJIT 74-58 in New Jersey earlier this season.

 

QUICK HITS:

  • Senior Loren Cagle was named to the preseason watch list for the Nancy Lieberman Award for the second season in a row. The award is handed out each season to the best point guard in the nation. She was one of 20 student-athletes to earn the recognition and one of only two players from a mid-major program to make the list in consecutive seasons.
  • Cagle earned the first ASUN Player of the Week of the season and the first for the women’s basketball program since 2015 after a stat sheet-filling opening weekend performance. She has since won two more ASUN Player of the Week awards to give her a program-best three on the year. She also scored a career-high 31 points in a 73-69 win at North Florida.
  • Redshirt-freshman Emily Kmec has notched three or more three-pointers 10 times this season. She scored a career-high 19 points in the loss to Butler, including a 5-8 mark from deep.
  • In a win over Alabama A&M, Taylor Clark earned the program’s first ASUN Freshman of the Year award by scoring 18 points on 6-8 shooting. She scored a career-high 21 points in a loss to Stetson.
  • Senior Loshaveon Jones notched her first career double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds in the win over NJIT. She has grabbed double-digit rebounds in consecutive games.