The Central Connecticut women's basketball team welcomes Albany for its second home contest of the season. The Blue Devils haven't played in New Britain for almost a full month (Nov. 5 vs. Brown). The team is coming off a loss against Duquesne and still searching for its first win of the season. Tip-off is scheduled for 10 a.m. and admission will be free. Fans can follow the game live on NEC Front Row.
The Great Danes enter the contest at 2-5 snapping a five-game skid with a 70-53 win over Canisuis on Wednesday, Nov. 27.
CCSU (0-5) vs. Albany (2-5)
Sunday | Dec. 1 | 10:00 AM
Detrick Gymnasium | New Britain, CT
Last Time Out • The Blue Devils recently fell to Duquesne 72-33 last Tuesday in Pittsburgh, PA. Ashley Berube led the team with eight points, six rebounds, and two blocks. Rookie Dejah Jenkins scored a season-high seven points and classmate Claire Sutherland-Case grabbed a season-high seven rebounds.
Series History with the Great Danes • This game marks the third meeting between the Blue Devils and the Great Danes. Last season, CCSU overcame a 14-point halftime deficit to beat Albany 60-53 to tie the overall series 1-1.
Most Recent for Albany • Albany recently snapped a five-game skid with a 70-53 win over Canisuis last Wednesday. Alexi Schector led the Great Danes posting her third career double-double (18 pts, 13 rbs).
With A Win • CCSU would earn its first win of the season...It would be the 150th career win for head coach Beryl Piper...Central would win its second straight game against UA and take a 2-1 lead in the all-time series.