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Women's Basketball vs. Rhodes Preview

Photo credit: Ann Schmerbauch
Photo credit: Ann Schmerbauch

ST. LOUIS, Mo.—The Fontbonne University women's basketball team will have its home opener on Saturday afternoon against Rhodes College. Tip-off at 1 p.m.

Rhodes (1-2) vs. Fontbonne (1-2)

When: November 23rd, 2019

Where: DSAC

Time: 1 p.m.

A Look At The Griffins

  • After picking up its first win on the year over St. Louis College of Pharmacy, the Griffins dropped its next two outings against Carthage (71-64) and Wisconsin-Platteville (78-29).
  • On the year, they're averaging 55.3 points per game on a 32.7 field goal percentage.
  • Raven Venegas leads the offense averaging 11.0 points per game on a 55.2 field goal percentage.
  • Haley Buscher has come off the bench averaging 8.5 points per game, while Mallory Proffer is third on the team in scoring at 8.0 points per game.

 

A Look At The Rhodes College Lynx

  • Prior to its game against the Griffins, the Lynx will take on No. 24-ranked WashU on Friday afternoon.
  • The Lynx have dropped its last two contests against Austin College (89-79) and Dominican (76-75) in overtime.
  • On the season, they're putting up 74.6 points on a 41.2 field goal percentage.
  • Alyssa Owens averages a team-high 17.7 points on a 51.7 field goal and a 50.0 3-point percentage.
  • Kiera Downey appeared in one game thus far and put up 12 points, while Alexys Mathangani and Alli Mayeux are both averaging 11.7 and 11.0 points, respectively.

 

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