February 07, 20181st2nd3rd4thFinal
Lipscomb817182164
USC Upstate1721182480
Stats at a GlanceLIPUPST
FG Percentage.353 (24-68) .466 (27-58)
3P FG Percentage.278 (5-18) .370 (10-27)
FT Percentage.917 (11-12) .727 (16-22)
Offensive Rebounds1813
Defensive Rebounds2227
Total Rebounds4040
Turnovers1617
Steals1110
Bench Points2821
LeadersLIPUPST
PointsCAGLE - 22
THORPE - 19
ReboundsCOTTON - 8
DAVIS - 16
AssistsCAGLE - 9
SWAIN - 6
StealsCAGLE - 4
DELVA - 4
BlocksCOTTON - 1
DELVA - 1
PARKHURST - 1
POPPLEWELL - 1
Women's basketball set for midweek match with USC Upstate
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
By Logan Butts
Women's basketball set for midweek match with USC Upstate

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Lipscomb women’s basketball team will be headed to South Carolina for a midweek match against USC Upstate on Wednesday.

The game between the Lady Bisons (9-14, 5-3) and the Spartans (8-15, 3-5) is set to tip off at 6:00 p.m. in the G.B. Hodge Center.  

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

 

SCOUTING THE SPARTANS:

  • This is the 22nd time the two programs have faced off in the Division I era. Upstate owns a 16-5 series lead.
  • USC Upstate’s last outing was a 70-64 win over Kennesaw State on the road.
  • Tamera Thorpe leads the Spartans with 12.2 points per game.
  • Lipscomb defeated USC Upstate at home 97-78 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 three more ASUN Player of the Week awards to give her a program-best four 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.