February 19, 20191st2nd3rd4thFinal
FGCU1726211680
Lipscomb15491846
Stats at a GlanceFGCULIP
FG Percentage.377 (26-69) .319 (15-47)
3P FG Percentage.306 (15-49) .318 (7-22)
FT Percentage.542 (13-24) .750 (9-12)
Offensive Rebounds179
Defensive Rebounds2433
Total Rebounds4142
Turnovers725
Steals113
Bench Points3823
LeadersFGCULIP
PointsWashington - 17
DEASON - 7
HAMMAKER - 7
ReboundsPhills - 9
GRILLON - 8
AssistsJewett-Giles - 4
Adderly - 4
SHORT - 3
StealsZderadicka - 3
MORROW - 1
RAU - 1
HAMMAKER - 1
BlocksWashington - 4
ROSENBAUM - 1
Women's basketball falls to FGCU after moving arenas
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
By Logan Butts
Women's basketball falls to FGCU after moving arenas

NASHVILLE – The Lipscomb women’s basketball team fell against the ASUN’s top-ranked FGCU Eagles on Tuesday night 80-43.  

The Lady Bisons (3-23, 1-12) and FGCU (22-4, 13-0) were forced to play across town in Belmont’s Curb Event Center due to a power outage on Lipscomb’s campus.

After a strong first frame where the Purple and Gold traded blows with the Eagles, the Lady Bisons were unable to keep pace with the dominant FGCU squad for the remaining three quarters.

Freshman Jane Deason and redshirt-junior Anna Hammaker tied for the team lead with seven points apiece. Deason also notched six rebounds.

Gabi Grillon grabbed a team and career-high eight rebounds.

As a team, Lipscomb won the rebounding battle 42-41.

Destiny Washington and Nasrin Ulel paced the Eagles with 17 and 15 points, respectively.

 

BISON TIDBITS:                                                                                 

  • Junior Carleigh Short led the team with three assists.
  • 10 different Lady Bisons scored in the loss.
  • Freshman Taylor Hammack collected six points and four rebounds
  • FGCU had20 assists to Lipscomb’s 10.
  • All 11 Lady Bisons played 10 or more minutes, led by 24 minutes from junior Lauren Rau.

 

UP NEXT:

Lipscomb will have a week off before a home meeting with NJIT on February 27 at 6:30 p.m.