February 06, 2009
Eagles host Drury for Homecoming,
Set "Pink Zone" game for February 21
Updated Game Notes
EVANSVILLE, Ind.—The University of Southern Indiana women's basketball team hosts Drury University for Homecoming Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Physical Activities Center.
USI (11-9, 4-7 GLVC) is coming off a tough 71-61 setback to Quincy University Thursday evening at the PAC, while the Panthers are coming off a convincing 89-43 road win at Rockhurst University.
Sophomore guard Ellen Young (Salem, Illinois) leads the Screaming Eagles with 13.6 points per game, while senior forward/center Brittany Neuman (Huntingburg, Indiana) is chipping in 8.9 points and a team-best 7.5 rebounds per contest.
Junior guard/forward Lindsay Ballweg leads the Panthers (15-6, 9-2 GLVC) with 14.3 points per appearance, while junior forward/center Melanie Oliver is contributing 12.3 points and a team-best 8.0 rebounds per outing.
The Eagles also are asking fans to "Pack the PAC in Pink" when they host Missouri University of Science & Technology on February 21. USI will be wearing pink uniforms for its "Pink Zone" game in an effort to raise awareness for breast cancer.
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