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Lady Bucs' run for third straight A-Sun tournament title begins Wednesday afternoon
Tuesday, March 02, 2010
ETSU, Stetson kick off General Shale Brick Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament Wednesday at noon
The Lady Bucs wrapped up the regular season conference title with their 79-70 victory over
With that win, ETSU finished the regular season with its fourth straight 20-win season (20-8) and set a new record with 18 conference victories. The Lady Bucs also bring a seven-game winning streak into the conference tournament and have won 16 of their last 17 games overall.
As a team, ETSU brings a high-flying offensive attack into
Meanwhile, Stetson is coming off an 88-72 loss at USC Upstate on Saturday and has dropped six of its last seven games. The Hatters are led by junior guard Tierra Brown - who is averaging 10.3 points and 3.3 assists per game this season. As a team, Stetson is scoring 55.2 points per game, but allowing 67.2 a contest (-12.0 scoring margin).
The Lady Bucs lead the all-time series, 9-1, with the lone loss coming in 1995. ETSU knocked off Stetson by 19, 78-59, back on Jan. 14 in Johnson City, but the Lady Bucs had to hang on for a 57-55 win in DeLand on Feb. 6.
Fans unable to make the trip to
The Atlantic Sun Conference is also broadcasting all quarterfinal games free on ASun.TV and live stats will be available as well.
For A-Sun basketball tournament headquarters, visit www.AtlanticSun.org.
For more information on Lady Buccaneer basketball, visit www.ETSUBucs.com.