|4-0 (0-0 CAA)||Friday, Nov. 29 | 8:30 PM
Germain Arena (Estero Fla.)
|2-2 (0-0 Pac 12)|
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Where: Germain Arena, Estero, Fla. (capacity: 8,284)
Tickets: General admission tickets are $62.50 good for all six women’s sessions. Single session general admission tickets are $20+arena seat fee. Purchase tickets here.
Parking: $5 to $10. Germain Arena Parking Policies available here.
Local Radio: WHBG 1360 AM (Harrisonburg, Va.)
JMU Audio: MadiZONE HD SportsNet, presented by the JMU Alumni Association, on JMUSports.com (free)
LAST MATCH-UP (vs. UCLA)
Dec. 16, 1991 – JMU Convocation Center, Harrisonburg, Va. JMU 78, UCLA 72
UCLA SCOUTING REPORT
• The Bruins have faced a challenging schedule early this season, but hold a 2-2 record. Their wins came over Pepperdine and No. 10 Oklahoma with losses to No. 17 Nebraska and No. 12 North Carolina.
• UCLA has three players averaging double figures led by Atonye Nyingifa scoring 20.5 points per game. Nirra Fields adds 17.5 points per contest while Thea Lemberger (17.3 ppg) is also in double figures in scoring.
• Opponents are outscoring the Bruins by seven points per game with UCLA shooting 37 percent from the field. The Bruins have a +2.5 rebounding margin this year.
The Dukes are 2-0 all-time against UCLA, winning matchups with the Bruins in 1990 and 1991.
• Joining JMU and UCLA in the three-day tournament are teams from Middle Tennessee State, Southeastern Louisiana, North Carolina State, Wright State, Mississippi State and Grand Canyon University.
JMU FAST BREAK
• The Dukes venture outside the Commonwealth of Virginia for the first time this season as they travel to Naples, Fla., for three games.
• Sophomore guard Precious Hall (Tallahassee, Fla./Maclay School) is the reigning CAA Player of the Week after averaging 19 points, four frebounds, 3.5 assists and a steal per game in two contests.
• Madison had five players reach double figures in Sunday’s win over Alcorn State led by Hall with 17. Sophomore forward Destiny Jones (Miramar, Fla./Archbishop McCarthy) chipped in a career-best 12 points that was matched by junior forward Toia Giggetts (Norfolk, Va./Lake Taylor). Junior center Crystal Ross (Philadelphia, Pa./Smyrna (Del.)) just missed her career-high with 11 points while senior guard Kirby Burkholder (Bridgewater, Va./Turner Ashby) added 11.
• JMU outscored Alcorn State 52-10 in points in the paint and 36-7 in points off turnovers.
The Dukes are 5-2 all-time against the other six teams in this weekend’s tournament with wins over Mississippi State (1-0), Grand Canyon (1-0), Southeastern Louisiana (1-0), North Carolina State (1-1) and Middle Tennessee State (1-1). Madison has never faced Wright State.