Women's Basketball Clashes with Saint Peter's on Saturday (2 PM)

Game Notes

 

Brown (0-1, 0-0 Ivy) vs. Saint Peter's (0-1, 0-0 MAAC)

Saturday, Nov. 16 – 2 p.m.

Jersey City, N.J.

Yanitelli Center

Live Stream: Peacocksnetwork.com

 

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – After a heartbreaking 70-69 loss to Lafayette in the season opener on Sunday, the Brown women's basketball team aims for the win column on Saturday at Saint Peter's (2 p.m.).

 

Live stats and a video stream will be available at the Peacocksnetwork.com.  Fans can purchase a 24-hour pass for $4.95.

 

LAST TIME OUT

Emily Homan's layup with 24 seconds to play propelled Lafayette to a 70-69 win over the Brown women's basketball team at the Pizzitola Sports Center on Sunday. 

 

Brown boasted four players in double figures on Sunday with junior Sophie Bikofsky (Newton, Mass.) leading the way with 16 points and 4-of-5 shooting from behind the arc. 

 

Sophomore Jordin Alexander (Fishers, Ind.) registered 14 points on 5-of-8 shooting from field.  Senior co-captain Lauren Clarke (Colts Neck, N.J.) tallied 13 points and a team-high seven assists.

 

FOUR PLAYERS SET CAREER HIGHS

Alexander, Rebecca Musgrove (Plainview, N.Y.), Carly Wellington (Lake Oswego, Ore.), and KJ Veldman (Spirit Lake, Iowa) all recorded career highs in points against Lafayette last Sunday.  Veldman and teammate Sophie Bikofsky garnered Ivy League weekly honor roll accolades for their performances against Lafayette.

 

VS. SAINT PETER'S

Saturday marks the fourth meeting between the two schools with the Bears holding a 2-1 edge in the all-time series.  Brown recorded its highest offensive output of the season after its 82-48 triumph over the Peacocks last season.  New Jersey native Lauren Clarke registered 20 points on 8-for-12 shooting to pace the Bears on November 10, 2012.

 
 

SCOUTING THE PEACOCKS

Saint Peter's opened up its season with a 64-37 loss on the road to Hampton last Sunday.  Marcia Senatus led the team with nine points while Kaydine Bent and Hala Mostafa followed up with eight points of their own in the loss.  Saint Peter's looks to snap a 15-game home losing streak after recording its last victory at the Yanitelli Center on February 24, 2012, against Rider.

 

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UP NEXT

Brown will continue its five-game road trip against in-state rival, Bryant, next Wednesday at the Chace Athletic Center.