January 28, 2013

Pioneers Welcome the Bulldogs Monday Night

Full Game Notes

Setting the Scene... Coming in on a three win streak, the Sacred Heart Women's Basketball Team hosts the Bryant Bulldogs on Monday night at 7:00 p.m. in the William H. Pitt Center. In Saturday's win over Monmouth, sophomore Gabrielle Washington posted 24 points on 11 field goals, while senior Kiley Evans put up 19 points shooting 72.7% from the field (8-11).

 

Series Notes... This is the 16th time in program history the Pioneers have played Bryant

- The Pioneers lead the all-time series, 8-7

- Sacred Heart is 7-0 against the Bulldogs since Bryant joined the Division I 

   ranks and the Northeast Conference four years ago

- When facing each other as Division II teams, the Bulldogs led the series 1-7, 

   with SHU only taking one game at home

 

SHU Against the NEC... Sacred Heart is 198-99 all-time against Northeast Conference opponents

- The Pioneers went 15-3 last season against the NEC, including three 

   tournament wins en route to their third NEC Championship

- Sacred Heart only lost to Quinnipiac, Monmouth and LIU Brooklyn last year

- SHU has a winning record against all NEC teams: 

   Central Connecticut State 26-13, Fairleigh Dickinson 22-1, 

   LIU Brooklyn 15-12, Monmouth 18-11, Mount St. Mary's 22-4, 

   Quinnipiac 34-26, Robert Morris 18-7, Saint Francis U 14-8, 

   St. Francis Brooklyn 21-9 and Wagner 18-8