|3-0 (0-0 CAA)||Sunday, Nov. 24 | 7:00 PM
JMU Convocation Center
|1-3 (0-0 SWAC)|
|Game Notes||Live Stats
MadiZONE HD SportsNet
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. *Bring two non-perishable food items for free admission.*
Parking: General parking is free and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please see the gameday 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)
This is the first meeting between the teams
ALCORN SCOUTING REPORT
• The Braves are 1-3 on the season, picking up a win at home against Nebraska-Omaha while dropping games at Central Arkansas, Colorado and Illinois.
• Alcorn St. is grabbing an average of 33.5 rebounds per outing compared to its opponents snaring 42.8 boards per game.
• Junior guard Tierro Frost is the team’s leading scorer, pouring in 15.8 points per game on 34.5-percent shooting. Freshman forward Angelica Wilson-Reid is the top rebounder with 30, averaging 7.5 per contest.
• The Braves are shooting 21.4-percent from the field and 13.3-percent from 3-point range, making six of their 45 attempts.
JMU FAST BREAK
• The Dukes return home after a two-game road trip that included wins over Liberty and Richmond. JMU opened the season at the Convocation Center with a 63-46 win over Virginia.
• Madison holds a +17.7 edge in rebounding this season. It is averaging 21 offensive rebounds per game this season while only allowing 28 total offensive boards in three games.
• Senior guard Kirby Burkholder (Bridgewater, Va./Turner Ashby) has three double-doubles this season for JMU, scoring at least 20 points and grabbing a minimum of 10 rebounds in all three contests.
• Sophomore guard Angela Mickens (Staunton, Va./Robert E. Lee) leads the team in minutes played with 103.She is averaging a team-high 34.3 minutes off the bench for the Dukes.
• Mickens was one of four JMU players to score in double figures in Thursday’s win at Richmond. She dropped in 11 while sophomore guard Precious Hall (Tallahassee, Fla./Maclay School) had a game-high 21. Burkholder added 20 and junior forward Toia Giggetts (Norfolk, Va./Lake Taylor) had 10.