Women's Basketball Closes Four-Game Road Series in Brooklyn

Women's Basketball Closes Four-Game Road Series in Brooklyn

The Central Connecticut women's basketball team closes its four-game road series against the Terriers of St Francis Brooklyn on Monday afternoon. The game is scheduled for 1 p.m. inside the Pope Physical Education Center in Brooklyn Heights, NY. The game will be streamed live on NEC Front Row. 

CCSU recently dropped a 70-62 decision against Wagner on Saturday in Staten Island. The game was tied 52-52 going into the fourth quarter but Wagner shot 10-of-21 (47.6 percent) from beyond the arc to outscore the Blue Devils 18-10 in the fourth to pull out the win. Senior Andi Lydon scored a season-high 19 points and totaled six rebounds, two steals, two assists, and one block.

St. Francis Brooklyn is coming off a 87-64 win against in-state rival LIU Brooklyn. Amy O'Neill recorded her second triple-double of the season, along with the program's second one as well. Jade Johnson secured 1,000 career points after dropping 20 points in the first half alone.

GAMEDAY INFORMATION

Central Connecticut (6-16, 3-9 NEC) at St. Francis Brooklyn (14-10, 8-4 NEC)

Monday | February 18 | 1 PM

Pope Physical Education Center | Brooklyn Heights, NY

Video | Live Stats | @KizerBlueDevil (In-game tweets)

GAME NOTES | CCSU

Series History • Central holds a 30-10 advantage in the overall series against St, Francis. In the last 10 meetings CCSU has won seven times and are 13-4 overall in Brooklyn Heights. In the last 11 games against the Terriers, four games have gone into overtime.

Up Next • The Blue Devils are back home in New Britain on Saturday, Feb. 18 for a double header with the men's team. The women will tip off against in-state conference rival Sacred Heart at 1 p.m. followed by the men at 3:30 p.m.

 

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