Wednesday, February 04, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 4, 2009) - After having its 10-game conference winning streak come to an end last Saturday at North Florida, the ETSU women's basketball team looks to regroup and bounce back Thursday night when they host Stetson in Atlantic Sun Conference action. Game time is set for 7 p.m. inside
Returning home to
ETSU (12-8, 10-2) also looks to keep its half-game grip on the league lead, as
Junior TaRonda Wiles (
Stetson (8-14, 5-8) snapped its five-game losing streak with a 63-46 victory over Lipscomb on Saturday afternoon inside the
The Lady Bucs have won all five games since joining the Atlantic Sun and lead the all-time series, 5-1. Despite going 0-for-13 from beyond the arc and shooting a frigid 32.4 percent from the field, ETSU still managed to eek out a one-point win over the Hatters, 53-52, last month in DeLand, Fla. Siarre Evans (Griffin, Ga.) posted one of her 10 double-doubles this season against Stetson (13 points/14 rebounds), while junior post Latisha Belcher (Martinsville, Va.) scored a game high 18 points for the Lady Bucs. As a team, ETSU scored 18 points off turnovers and posted 16 second chance points (16 offensive rebounds).
Reserved seat tickets for Lady Buccaneer Basketball games are $5 for adults and $3 for children 17 and under. ETSU students are admitted to games free of charge with a valid ETSU ID.
Tickets are available on game days at the center gate on the upper concourse, and can be purchased in advance by calling the ETSU Ticket Office at 423-439-3878 or online at ETSUBucs.com. Tickets can also be picked up in person at the ETSU Ticket Office in the
Fans unable to make the trip to
For more information on Lady Buccaneer basketball, visit www.ETSUBucs.com.
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