Women?s Basketball Returns Home to Battle USC Upstate
The Lady Eagles (2-5, 0-1 SoCon) look to bounce back after a three-game skid, narrowly falling in the Southern Conference opener to the Wildcats, 62-56, in a recent clash at Davidson, N.C. (Nov. 29). Junior guard Ashley Melson (
USC Upstate enters Saturday’s match-up with a 2-4 record after recently suffering a 92-54 loss to North Carolina A&T on the road (Nov. 28).
The two schools have met only twice before as
Leading the Lady Eagles is senior guard Shawnda Atwood (
USC Spartanburg is paced by Courtney Hawkins with 14.2 points and 2.2 steals per game, followed by Oceana Jackson with 12.8 points.
Head coach Rusty Cram is in his 12th year at the helm with a 169-156 overall and school record. USC Upstate’s Tammy George is in her third year leading the Spartans and fifth year overall. She claims a 29-35 school record and an overall 72-56 slate.
Fans can watch or listen to the webcast via Eagle Vision at www.GeorgiaSouthernEagles.com. Georgia Southern Radio Network’s Ryan Chambers will take care of play-by-play duties on Eagle 102.9 FM, WPMX Statesboro.
The first 200 fans to the game will receive a free slice of pizza, courtesy of Domino’s.
- Category: Women's Basketball
- Published on Friday, 30 November 2007 00:17