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Women's Basketball at Webster Preview

Photo credit: Tony LaRocca
Photo credit: Tony LaRocca

ST. LOUIS, Mo.—The Fontbonne University women's basketball team returns to conference play on Saturday as they'll look to stay unbeaten when they square off against rival Webster. Tip-off at 1 p.m.

Fontbonne (4-6; 3-0 SLIAC) at Webster (4-6; 2-1 SLIAC)

When: January 4th, 2020

Location: St. Louis, Mo.

Time: 1 p.m.

Live Video: HERE

Live Stats: HERE

Last Meeting: Webster def. Fontbonne 72-42 (1/19/19)

A Look At The Griffins

  • Fontbonne closed out the 2019 year with a tough 65-62 loss against Central on December 30th.
  • Kourtney White led the floor with her first double-double totaling 20 points and 12 boards on 8-of-13 shooting. Rylee Stafford was the other player in double-figures with 16.
  • On the year, they're averaging 63.0 points on a 38.8 field goal percentage.
  • Stafford paces the offense with a team-high 12.8 season average, while Raven Venegas averages 11.0 points and shoots a team-high 51.5 percent from the floor.
  • In conference play, the Griffins have been dominant on both ends of the floor averaging 71.3 points and shooting 46.1 percent from the field. Defensively, they're holding opponents to a mere 52.7 points and a 33.1 field goal percentage.
  • Stafford is rolling through conference foes with a 22.0 point per game average, shooting 47.7 percent from the floor, and 39.3 percent from beyond-the-arc.
  • Raven Venegas is connecting on a team-high 63.6 percent of her shots in three games and averaging 11.3 points per game.

A Look At The Webster Gorloks

  • The Gorloks are coming off an 0-2 stint trip to California where they fell 74-59 against Whittier and 66-65 against Pomona-Pitzer.
  • Through 10 games thus far, the Gorloks are putting up 68.2 points, shooting 42.8 percent from the floor, and 34.1 percent from downtown. Defensively, they're forcing 23.0 turnovers per game.
  • Individually, Addison Beussink leads the offense with a team-high 15.1 points and 7.1 rebounds per game.
  • Naomi Johnson averages 11.9 points on a 49.3 field goal percentage. Julie Baudendistel and Jaysea Morgan are both averaging 9.5 points per contest.

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