Game Preview: Converse vs. Cobras
Game Date: February 25, 2011
Tip-off Scheduled for 5:30 p.m.
Live Webcast: http://coker.nmtvsports.com
Live Stats: www.cokercobras.com
HARTSVILLE, S.C. – The Coker Cobras women’s basketball team will take on Converse College in their final home game of the season on Friday. Originally scheduled for Feb. 10, the Cobras and Valkyries had to cancel due to Converse having travel difficulties.
Coker at St. Andrews: 69-68 (W)
Pfeiffer at Coker: 41-69 (L)
Coker at Erskine: 43-58 (L)
Home: 2-7, 2-6
Road: 1-12, 1-8
Neutral: 0-2, 0-1
2010-11 vs. Converse: 0-1 (61-64 on Jan. 8)
PPG: Jasmine Alston (11.5)
RPG: Jasmine Alston (6.9)
Assists: Megan Thomas (68)
Steals: Megan Thomas (46)
FG%: Maija Castren (46.5)
FT%: Jasmine Alston (69.4)
The Cobras recently snapped an 11 game winless streak with a 69-68 win over St. Andrews just a week ago. This week they have come up short in both of their games, losing first to Pfeiffer (41-69) on Tuesday and then to Erskine (43-58) last night. Tonight will mark the second game of three games in three days for the Coker women. Tomorrow they will take to the court yet again for their third game in as many days when they travel to Lees-McRae for their final regular season game.
Home: 3-9, 3-7
Away: 1-12, 1-8
2010-11 vs. Coker: 1-0 (64-61 on Jan. 8)
PPG: Katy Vaughan (10.9)
RPG: Morgan Sacharski (7.7)
Assists: Morgan Sacharski (62)
Steals: Brandy Williams (61)
FG%: Samira Gillcrese (43.8)
FT%: Brandy Williams (73.9)
In their last meeting the Valkryies hung on for a 64-61 win at Converse. Last year the Coker and Converse split their season series with each team winning on their home court. Converse has lost their last five straight including their most recent defeat to Barton (79-51) on Tuesday.
Tip-off is scheduled for 5:30 pm at the Timberlake-Lawton Gymnasium in Hartsville, S.C.