|February 15, 2020||1st||2nd||3rd||4th||Final|
|Stats at a Glance||FGCU||LIP|
|FG Percentage||.433 (26-60)||.400 (16-40)|
|3P FG Percentage||.415 (17-41)||.250 (6-24)|
|FT Percentage||.692 (9-13)||.875 (7-8)|
Tyra Cox - 1
Ashli O'Neal - 1
Tytionia Adderly - 1
|February 17, 2020||1st||2nd||3rd||4th||Final|
|Stats at a Glance||NJIT||LIP|
|FG Percentage||.511 (24-47)||.418 (23-55)|
|3P FG Percentage||.476 (10-21)||.400 (12-30)|
|FT Percentage||.500 (8-16)||.588 (10-17)|
Danielle Tunstall - 1
NASHVILLE - The Lipscomb women’s basketball team is back home for a pair of ASUN matchups this week as they are set to face FGCU and NJIT.
Saturday is a busy day in Allen Arena. The Lady Bisons will tip off against FGCU at 1:30 p.m. as part of a doubleheader with the men’s team. There will be a giveaway at 3 p.m. with the first 1,000 fans receiving the 2020 Star Wars Day t-shirt.
The 9th-annual adoption rally will take place during the men’s game. And it will also be Bisons fans first chance to see Lipscomb athletics brand new logo up close and personal. Under Armour gear featuring the new logo will be for sale at the game.
On Monday night, the Lady Bisons will face off against NJIT at 6:30 p.m.
SCOUTING THE EAGLES:
- FGCU is 24-2 on the season, including 11-0 in the ASUN, and currently ranks 23 in the latest Coaches Poll.
- In their first matchup this season, the Lady Bisons fell 82-56 in Fort Myers, Florida.
- Keri Giles-Jewett leads the Eagles in both scoring at 16.9 points per game.
- Davion Wingate (14.5) and Nasrin Ulel (14.2) also score in double-figures.
SCOUTING THE HIGHLANDERS:
- NJIT is 4-19 on the season, including 1-9 in ASUN. However, they beat UNF on Monday at home 60-56.
- Earlier this season in Newark, New Jersey, Lipscomb came away with a 65-57 win.
- Danielle Tunstall leads the Highlanders in points and rebounds per game at 13.0 and 8.9, respectively.
- Kenna Squier adds 11.0 points per contest.
- Lipscomb is 13th in the nation with a stellar 77.5 free throw percentage. 10 Lady Bisons are shooting at least 67 percent from the field.
- In their last outing, Lipscomb fell at UNA Stetson 91-58. They are now 5-19 and 2-9 in ASUN play.
- Freshman Jalyn Holcomb leads the team in scoring with 13.7 points per game, and has scored in double-figures in 19 games. Her three ASUN Freshman of the Week awards are tied for tops in the conference.
- Junior Taylor Clark is the only Lady Bison to win the ASUN Player of the Week award so far this season. She is second on the team in both points (13.4) and rebounds (5.3) per game. Her three doubles-doubles are the top mark on the team.
- Freshman Casey Collier has earned one ASUN Freshman of the Week award. The point guard fills up the stat sheet with 9.3 points, 5.1 rebounds, and a team-high 2.8 assists.
- Seniors Emily Kmec and Carleigh Short and Holcomb are the only Lady Bisons to start every game.
- Nine Lady Bisons are averaging over 20 minutes of action per game, led by Holcomb’s 33.5 minutes clip.
- Kmec has a team-high 19 blocks on the season, while Holcomb leads the team with 28 steals.