February 27, 20191st2nd3rd4thFinal
NJIT1218172269
Lipscomb1310131753
Stats at a GlanceNJITLIP
FG Percentage.404 (19-47) .309 (17-55)
3P FG Percentage.353 (6-17) .276 (8-29)
FT Percentage.714 (25-35) .786 (11-14)
Offensive Rebounds59
Defensive Rebounds2827
Total Rebounds3336
Turnovers1524
Steals73
Bench Points613
LeadersNJITLIP
PointsGUARINO - 23
CLARK - 13
ReboundsTUNSTALL - 7
BAJIC - 7
HAMMAKER - 8
AssistsLIBBY - 3
SHORT - 3
HAMMAKER - 3
StealsALLEN - 3
SHORT - 1
MORROW - 1
ROSENBAUM - 1
BlocksTUNSTALL - 2
BAJIC - 2
KMEC - 1
SHORT - 1
Women's basketball to host NJIT for midweek matchup
Monday, February 25, 2019
By Logan Butts
Women's basketball to host NJIT for midweek matchup

NASHVILLE – The Lipscomb women’s basketball team is back on the court for the first time in a week on Wednesday as NJIT is set to visit Allen Arena.

The Lady Bisons (3-23, 1-12) will be facing the Highlanders (5-21, 2-11) at 6:30 p.m.

Live stats and live streaming will be available at the links provided.

 

SCOUTING THE HIGHLANDERS:

  • This is the eighth time the two teams have met in the Division I Era. NJIT holds a 4-3 series lead.
  • Earlier this season, the Highlanders won 80-67 in Newark.
  • Kelly Guarino paces the team with 12.7 points per game, while Danielle Tunstall adds 11.2 points per contest.
  • NJIT has lost 10 games in a row heading into Tuesday’s meeting.

 

HERD NOTES:

  • In their last outing, Lipscomb fell 80-46 to FGCU. The game was played at Belmont’s Curb Event Center after a power outage at Allen Arena.
  • The Lady Bisons earned their first ASUN win of the season last Saturday, taking down Jacksonville 61-58 to end a 19-game losing streak. Junior Carleigh Short was named the ASUN Player of the Week after scoring a career-high 22 points, and Kailey Rosenbaum earned her second ASUN Freshman of the Week honor thanks to 16 points and seven rebounds.
  • Junior Lauren Rau poured in a career-high 27 points, 18 of which came in the fourth quarter, in a loss to at NJIT. Both figures were season-highs for any Lady Bison.
  • Freshman Keely Morrow scored a career-high 22 points on 7-14 shooting (4-6 from three) and a perfect 4-4 from the free throw line.
  • Rosenbaum was named ASUN Freshman of the Week for the first time after notching a team-high 10 points in a loss to Morehead State.
  • Lipscomb is second in the ASUN with a .714 free throw shooting percentage. Rau (81-98), Morrow (48-61), and Clark (40-56) lead the way. Rau is second in the conference.
  • Sophomore Taylor Clark has scored in double-figures 14 of the 20 games she has played so far this season. She leads the team in scoring with an 10.8 mark.
  • In a 62-58 win over Alabama A&M, redshirt-sophomore Emily Kmec made her season debut with a team-high 17 points on 5-13 shooting from three-point range.
  • Anna Hammaker led Lipscomb with a season-high 17 points in a 97-61 loss at Murray State. Hammaker sat out last season after transferring in from the Big 12’s Kansas State.
  • Deason notched the only double-double on the season so far for a Lady Bison with 16 points and 10 rebound in a loss to UT Martin. She also poured in a career-high 20 points in a loss to Stetson.