Ladyjacks Game Notes: at Prairie View A&M
Nov. 12, 2012
Stephen F. Austin at Prairie View A&M
FOR STARTERS: The Ladyjacks make their first road appearance of the season when they travel to Prairie View A&M for a 5:30 p.m. tipoff.
LAST TIME OUT: SFA opened the season with a 80-55 thrashing of the ULM Warhawks last Friday at William R. Johnson Coliseum. Four Ladyjacks scored in double-figures led by a game-high 17 points from junior transfer KK Jerrell off the bench. The Ladyjacks bench dominated the Warhawks, outscoring ULM 44-22 and SFA also won the battle in the paint, 38-24. Despite entering the half trailing 33-29, SFA outscored ULM 51-22 in the second half while converting 19-of-26 free throw attempt in the final 20 minutes.
THE LADY PANTHERS: Prairie View A&M (0-1) lost their season opener 57-42 at Rice last Friday. Latia Williams, the SWAC Preseason Player of the Year, led the Lady Panthers with 10 points and 13 rebounds, followed by nine points from Kiar Etienne (2012 Newcomer of the Year). PVU is the defending SWAC Tournament Champions and was picked in the preseason to win the SWAC yet again.
vs PVU: SFA holds a 4-1 all-time record against the Lady Panthers, who last played each other back on Nov. 13, 2008. SFA won that contest 69-58.
COVERAGE: Tuesday's game will not be televised or on local radio but the game is scheduled to be broadcast by PVU radio here. For game updates be sure to follow @SFA_Athletics on Twitter.
UP NEXT: Following Tuesday's game the Ladyjacks will host Wiley College this Saturday, Nov. 17 at 12 p.m. in Nacogdoches. The game was originally scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. but was moved up in an effort to help fans be able to get to the 3 p.m. football game.