JMU Women's Basketball
Game 11- Dec. 18
|8-2 (0-0 CAA)||Wednesday, Dec. 18 | 7 PM
JMU Convocation Center (Harrisonburg, Va.)
|8-2 (0-0 SEC)|
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Where: JMU Convocation Center, Harrisonburg, Va. (capacity: 7,156)
Tickets: General admission tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for seniors and youth. Purchase tickets here. Fans can also get a free general admission ticket to the game if they bring a new, unwrapped toy to donate to Toys for Tots. Toys may be brought the day of the game to receive your ticket, or you may get your ticket ahead of time by bringing your toys to the Convocation Center Athletics Ticket Office during business hours.
Parking: General parking is free and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please see the game day parking map for more details.
> Local Radio: WHBG 1360 AM (Harrisonburg, Va.)
> JMU Audio/Video: MadiZONE HD SportsNet, presented by the JMU Alumni Association, on JMUSports.com (free)
> Vanderbilt Audio: 560 AM (Nashville, Tenn.)
Dec. 2, 2001 – Nashville, Tenn. – Vanderbilt 90, JMU 44
VANDERBILT SCOUTING REPORT
• The Commodores are 8-2 on the season and have won five straight games. They have not been defeated since traveling to Duke on Nov. 21, picking up wins over Dayton, Elon, Wisconsin, East Tennessee State and Hartford during that stretch.
• This is only the third road game of the season this year for Vanderbilt which is 1-1 as the visiting team while going 6-1 at home.
• Senior guard Christina Foggie is one of 50 players named to the Naismith Trophy Watch List. She leads the SEC in scoring at 18.9 points per game and ranks among the conference leaders in field goal percentage and 3-point percentage.
• Vanderbilt is averaging 38.3 rebounds per game and holds a +6.8 rebounding margin against its opponents. Heather Bowe is the team’s top rebounder as she averages 5.2 per outing.
• The Commodores average 80.8 points per game and are shooting 49.1 percent from the field. That number includes a 43.3 percent mark from 3-point range.
JMU FAST BREAK
• The Dukes are 8-2 on the season and have won three straight after sweeping a pair of games against Prairie View A&M and St. John’s at last weekend’s Chartwells Holiday Classic.
• Senior guard Kirby Burkholder (Bridgewater, Va./Turner Ashby) was named the tournament MVP and CAA co-Player of the Week after averaging 17 points and 6.5 rebounds per game. She leads JMU in both scoring (18.1 points per game) and rebounding (8.1 per game).
• Redshirt-junior center Lauren Okafor (Hamden, Conn./Hopkins School (Providence) joined Bukrholder on the All-Tournament team after recording her first career double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds in the win over Prairie View A&M.
• JMU held St. John’s to 13 points in the first half on Sunday. It was the fewest points a JMU opponent has scored since holding Maine to 10 points in the second half of an 88-34 win on Dec. 28, 2012.
• Madison recorded 12 blocks in Sunday’s win over the Red Storm including a career-high six from redshirt-sophomore guard Jazmon Gwathmey (Bealeton, Va./Liberty) and a career-best-tying five by Okafor.