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.


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)


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.