Stonehill College Skyhawks (8-9, 3-8 NE-10)
Adelphi University Panthers (13-5, 6-4 NE-10)
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 - 5:30 p.m.
Center for Recreation and Sport - Garden City, New York
Last Time They Met:
#12/13 Stonehill 86, #3 Adelphi 72 (1/7/15 at Easton, Mass.) RECAP
Last time out: Pace 59, Stonehill 56 (1/16/16 at Easton, Mass.) RECAP
Streak: Lost 5
#12 Kelly Martin (Jr, G, Scituate, Mass.) - 14.6 ppg, .411 FG%, .305 3pt%, .836 FT%, 5.2 rpg, 3.8 apg, 1.4 spg
#15 Paige Marshall (Sr, G, Braintree, Mass.) - 14.2 ppg, .494 FG%, .522 3pt%, .831 FT%, 3.9 rpg, 3.6 apg
#22 Maty Diabate (Fr, F, Holden, Mass.) - 10.1 ppg, .539 FG%, .773 FT%, 4.8 rpg
Notes: Stonehill looks to put an end to its first five game skein since the 2004-05 season tonight... Senior Paige Marshall continues her countdown to the 1,000-point plateau, needing 86 points entering tonight's game... Junior Kelly Martin and Marshall rank eighth and ninth, respectively among NE-10 scoring leaders, and fourth and fifth for free-throw percentage, while Marshall also leads the NE-10 in three-point percentage and Martin is fifth for assists per game... Freshman Maty Diabate ranks second in the NE-10 for field goal percentage... Stonehill ranks third in the NE-10 for scoring offense (67.0 ppg) and 13th for scoring defense (64.3 ppg), leading the NE-10 in free-throw percentage (.767), while ranking third for field goal percentage (.410) and fourth for assists per game (14.9)... Head Coach Trisha Brown is four wins shy of 300 for her career (296-137) in 15 seasons.
Last time out: Adelphi 72, Southern New Hampshire 68 (1/16/16 at Garden City. N.Y.) RECAP
Streak: Won 3
#25 Ashley Gomez (Gr, G, Brooklyn, N.Y.) - 13.8 ppg, .409 FG%, .327 3pt%, .768 FT%, 4.4 rpg, 3.1 apg, 0.9 spg
#3 Sierra Clark (Jr, F, Hughesville, Md.) - 13.7 ppg, .473 FG%, 5.9 rpg, 1.4 spg, 0.9 bpg
#32 Cali Balfour (Jr, F, Hopewell Junction, N.Y.) - 11.4 ppg, .450 FG%, .714 FT%, 5.2 rpg, .2.5 apg, 2.1 spg
Notes: Adelphi, ranked fifth in this week's D2SIDA East Regional poll, enters tonight's game as one of the hotter teams in the Northeast-10 having won three straight and eight of ten following a 72-68 victory over Southern New Hampshire here at the Center for Recreation and Sport on Saturday... Senior Lauren Nuss and junior Sierra Clark combined for 43 points in Saturday's win with Clark scoring a team-high 23 points off the bench while pulling down a team-high ten rebounds for her second double-double of the season. Nuss chipped in a career-high 20 points in the effort, shooting 6-9 from behind the three-point arc to tie a school record and knocking down five triples in the second half... Adelphi ranks fourth in the NE-10 for scoring defense (58.5 ppg) and ninth in scoring offense (64.3 ppg), sharing the league lead in field goal percentage defense (.349), while ranking second in steals per game (9.0), fourth for three-point percentage defense (.263) and fifth for blocked shots per game... The Panthers shoot the ball well, ranking sixth for field goal percentage (.397) and fourth for three-point percentage (.327).