FRIDAY, JANUARY 31, 2014
WBB Prepares for Battle with the Spartans

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THE GAME

With another Veterans Memorial Arena victory last night, the Jacksonville University women’s basketball team puts their perfect home court record on the line against USC Upstate on Saturday, Feb. 1. The contest is scheduled for 1 p.m.

Facing off for the 12th time, JU holds a slight 6-5 all-time series tip over the Spartans. The teams last met on Feb. 25, 2013 and the Dolphins used a 25-4 run in the final 10 minutes to claim a 73-54 victory. Sophomore guard Queen Alford scored her career-high with 25 points in the game.

JU LAST OUTING: PICTURE PERFECT AT HOME

A 73-56 win over East Tennessee State on Thursday evening allowed the Fins to remain perfect at home and improve to 9-10 overall and 6-2 in the Atlantic Sun. Freshman guard Sherranda Reddick led three other double-digit scorers with 14 points.

FIN FACTS

• JU has a record of 4-1 when scoring between 70-80 points
• The team shot 44.1 percent (26-of-59)  from the floor and improved to 6-1 when knocking in between 40-50 percent from the field
• The Dolphins have won all of their games when leading at halftime

THE OPPONENT

The Spartans (10-9, 5-3) are currently riding a four-game winning streak. They defeated North Florida last night by a score of 62-51 and Brittany Clency scored a career-high 20 points in the contest. Averaging 10.0 PPG the sophomore guard closely trails the Spartans scoring leader sophomore center Brittany Starling who pulls in 10.7 PPG.

  JU USC Upstate
SCORING  1252   1208  
   Points per game  65.9   63.6 
FIELD GOALS-ATT  450-1134  453-1217  
   Field goal pct  .397  .372 
3 POINT FG-ATT  54-190  71-275  
   3-point FG pct  .284   .258
   3-pt FG made per game  2.8   3.7
FREE THROWS-ATT  298-437  231-356
   Free throw pct  .682  .649 
   F-Throws made per game  15.7  12.2
REBOUNDS  788  768 
   Rebounds per game  41.5  40.4  
ASSISTS  210  217
   Assists per game  11.1  11.4 
TURNOVERS  381  307 
   Turnovers per game  20.1  16.2
   Assist/turnover ratio  0.6  0.8
STEALS  208  152
   Steals per game  10.9  8.0 
BLOCKS  40   56
   Blocks per game  2.1   2.9
WINNING STREAK  4