FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 08, 2008
Women's basketball heads for Nashville this weekend
Feb. 8, 2008
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -
After winning the final two games of its recent homestand, the JU women's basketball team will look to win for the first time in the city of Nashville this weekend.
The Dolphins (18-4, 8-1), off to their best start in program history and conference play, will open the weekend against Lipscomb (6-17, 4-5) on Saturday at 5:15 p.m. ET at Allen Arena. The contest can be seen live on www.judolphins.com as part of ASun.TV.
JU trails the all-time series against Lipscomb, 6-2, but has split the last two season series. The Dolphins are also in search of their first win in Nashville.
Dolphins still streaking
The Dolphins are also 5-0 at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena after an 84-53 win over Gardner-Webb on Feb. 2
JU among best in A-Sun
JU leads the conference in scoring margin (+8.5), and turnover margin (+5.14).
The Dolphins also rank second in scoring (68.0 ppg), scoring defense (59.6), assists (14.82 apg), assist-to-turnover ratio (0.89) and 3-point field goal percentage defense (.285) and are third in field goal percentage (.414), field goal percentage defense (.392), blocks (4.18 bpg), steals (10.86 spg) and fourth in 3-point field goal percentage (.306) and 3-point field goals made (4.77 tpg) and fifth in offensive rebounds (13.95 rpg).
2007-08 WOMEN'S BASKETBALL