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Women's Basketball at Eureka Preview

Photo credit: Anthony LaRocca
Photo credit: Anthony LaRocca

ST. LOUIS, Mo.—The Fontbonne University women's basketball team hits the road this weekend for an outing against Eureka. Tip-off at 1 p.m.

Fontbonne (10-12; 6-7 SLIAC) at Eureka (11-10; 5-7 SLIAC)

When: February 9th, 2019

Where: Eureka, Ill.

Time: 1 p.m.

All-Time Series: Eureka leads 14-13

Last Meeting: Fontbonne def. Eureka 97-81 (1/9/19)

 

A Look At The Griffins

  • Fontbonne inched closer to the .500 mark in conference play after posting a dominant 73-38 win over Blackburn.
  • In the victory, the team came away with a season-high 23 steals. Paige Black and Sarah Schraut finished with 15 points each.
  • On the season, they're scoring 69.8 points per game and shooting 40.4 percent from the floor.
  • Defensively, they continue to get it done as they're ranked 20th nationally with 12.7 steals per game.
  • Individually, Rylee Stafford continues to pace the offense with her 14.5 point per game average.
  • Raven Venegas is putting up 12.4 points on a team-high 56.9 field goal percentage, while Black and Schraut are averaging 9.1 and 8.5 points per game.

 

A Look At The Eureka Red Devils

  • After falling in two straight, the Red Devils have rattled off wins over Blackburn, Webster, and Principia most recently.
  • On the year, the Red Devils are averaging 71.5 points per game.
  • Samanatha Sarnes nets a team-high 12.4 points per game.
  • Ashley Harfst is scoring 11.7 points per game and connects on 84.9 percent of her attempts from the free throw line.
  • Both Josie Morgan and Olivia Walls are scoring 10.7 per game.

 

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