|January 22, 2019||1st||2nd||3rd||4th||Final|
|Stats at a Glance||LIP||FGCU|
|FG Percentage||.283 (15-53)||.500 (34-68)|
|3P FG Percentage||.185 (5-27)||.314 (11-35)|
|FT Percentage||.556 (5-9)||.600 (3-5)|
CLARK - 11
Ulel - 17
Washington - 1
FORT MYERS, Fla. – The Lipscomb women’s basketball team struggled on the road at FGCU on Tuesday night as the Eagles defeated the Lady Bisons 82-40 at Alico Arena.
Lipscomb (2-16, 0-5) got out to a slow start, while FGCU (14-4, 5-0) capitalized and never gave up the lead.
Freshman Jane Deason had another strong shooting night, tying for the team lead with 11 points on 4-6 shooting, including 3-5 from three-point range.
It was her sixth double-digit scoring output of the season, and second in the last three games.
Sophomore Taylor Clark also notched 11 points for her 12th double-figures game of the year and fourth in the last five matches.
Clark shot 5-10 from the floor and added two rebounds and two assists.
- Junior Lauren Rau led the team with a 3-4 clip from the free throw line. She also grabbed a team-best five rebounds, dished out a team-high three assist, and swiped two steals.
- Junior Carleigh short led Lipscomb with a career-best three steals, while Deason added two swipes.
- Deason notched Lipscomb’s only block in the loss.
- FGCU out-rebounded Lipscomb 36-29, and had 26 assists to Lipscomb’s 8.
- Lipscomb forced 18 turnover, but gave up a season-worst 29.
- 10 Lady Bisons played 10 or more minutes, led by 25 from Rau.
Lipscomb will have another game in Florida this weekend as they take on Stetson on Saturday. Tip is set for noon.