The Central Connecticut women's basketball team looks to earn a season split against the Fairleigh Dickinson Knights Monday night inside Detrick Gymnasium in New Britain, CT. Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. and the game will be streamed live on NEC Front Row.
CCSU (2-22, 1-12 NEC) vs. FDU (8-15, 5-7 NEC)
Monday | Feb. 17 | 7:00 PM
Detrick Gymnasium | New Britain, CT
GAME NOTES | CCSU
Last Time Out • The Blue Devils fell to Bryant 62-51 on Saturday. The team trailed by just one at halftime, but the Bulldogs dominated in the third quarter outscoring Central 19-4 and led by as much as 22 points. Ashley Forker led CCSU with 13 points, six rebounds, two steals and two assists.
Most Recent for the Knights • The Knights fell to the number one seeded Robert Morris 53-35. FDU held the Colonials to just 28 first half points and 23 second half points but had two quarters of scoring less than 10 points. Lauren Francillon led FDU with 11 points and six rebounds in the loss.
Earlier this Season • The Knights took game one against the Blue Devils back on January 20, 66-47. FDU shot an even 50 percent from three-point range going 9-of-18 from deep. Central trailed by 11 heading into the final quarter, but went 1-6 from the field in the final 10 minutes. Ashley Berube led Central with 23 points, four rebounds and one block.
With a Win... • CCSU earns its third win of the season and second NEC victory...The Blue Devils post a season split with the Knights...Central earns its second win in New Britain.
Up Next • Central travels to Staten Island to look for a season sweep against the Wagner Seahawks on Friday, Feb. 21.