Ladyjacks Game Notes: vs. Northwestern St.


Sophomore forward Tierany Henderson and the Ladyjacks host NSU Saturday at 4 p.m.

March 1, 2013

NSU (11-15, 6-9) at SFA (11-15, 6-9)- Game 27 Notes

Northwestern State at Stephen F. Austin
Saturday, Mar. 2, 2013 • 4:00 p.m. (CST)
William R. Johnson Coliseum (7,203)
Radio: Q107.7 FM; www.q1077.com
TV: None
Live Stats/Video Stream: www.sfajacks.com
Social Media: twitter.com/SFA_WBB

The Last Meeting
SFA57
Northwestern State50
January 26, 2013
Natchitoches, LA
Ladyjacks Beat NSU In Overtime
Sophomore forward Daylyn Harris scored a career-high 21 points and Stephen F. Austin outscored Northwestern State 9-2 in overtime to help the Ladyjacks win their third consecutive game in a 57-50 victory over the Lady Demons Saturday at Prather Coliseum.

Ladyjacks
Record: 11-15, 6-9
Last 5/Streak: 2-3/L-1
Head Coach: Brandon Schneider
Career: 352-115 (15th season)
At SFA: 46-43 (3rd season)
SID: Kenny Bybee
E-Mail: bybeeka@sfasu.edu
Web: www.sfajacks.com

Lady Demons
Record: 11-15, 6-9
Last 5/Streak: 3-2/W-2
Head Coaches: Brooke Stoehr/Scott Stoehr  
Career: 11-15 (1st season)
At NSU: 11-15 (1st season)
SID: Matthew Fowler
E-Mail: fowlerm@nsula.edu
Web: www.nsudemons.com

FOR STARTERS: SFA (11-15, 6-9) ends the regular season with three consecutive home games, beginning this Saturday when they host Northwestern State at 4 p.m. at William R. Johnson Coliseum. 

LAST TIME OUT: The Sam Houston State Bearkats snapped a three-game losing streak by handing the Ladyjacks a 64-50 loss Wednesday evening at Johnson Coliseum. SFA had three players score in double-figures, including a team-high 12 points from sophomore center Porsha Roberts, but the Ladyjacks were unable to slow down the combo of Britni Martin (20 points) and Sequeena Thomas (14 points).

COVERAGE: Saturday's game will be video streamed and have live stats on sfajacks.com. The game will also be broadcast on Q107.7 FM with James Dixon on the call, as well as q1077.com. As always, Twitter updates will be provided throughout at @SFA_WBB.

HISTORY VS. NSU: The Ladyjacks hold a 49-18 all-time advantage over the Lady Demons, including a thrilling 57-50 overtime win in Natchitoches back on Jan. 26.

BENCH PRODUCTION: SFA has done a tremendous job all season of getting production off their bench and are averaging 22.5 points per game compared to just 11.4 from their opponents

ROBERTS LEADING THE WAY: Sophomore center Porsha Roberts is currently 7th in the SLC in scoring (14.6), 3rd in FG% (.594), 6th in rebounding (7.3), 4th in offensive rebounding (3.1-44) and 1st in blocked shots (1.6-22).

AVOIDING THE COLD START: SFA has struggled out of the gate in conference games this season, holding a halftime lead in just three of the 15 games thus far. Overall the Ladyjacks are just 3-13 this season when trailing at the half.

WHERE THEY STAND: The Ladyjacks are currently the seventh seed in the Southland Conference standings, but tied with NSU. However, the Ladyjacks hold the tie-breaker over the Lady Demons thanks to their win over NSU in January. The Ladyjacks are also just  a half game back of 6th seed Central Arkansas. This season the top-8 teams in the conference make the league tournament in Katy, Texas with the top four seeds getting firstround byes.

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