Fort Myers, FL- FGCU (9-2, ASUN 2-0) heads home to face Lipscomb University (5-5, ASUN 2-2) for back to back games starting Saturday afternoon at 2 PM from Alico Arena.
Lipscomb averages 67.8 ppg, shoot 38.8% from the field, and 31.5% from beyond the arc. The Bisons average 36.0 team rebounds per game. Lipscomb dishes out 12.4 assists, 6.8 steals, and 1.8 blocks per game. The Bisons average 15.1 team turnovers per game.
FGCU had a delay to their ASUN Conference play due to a layoff due to COVID-19, but showed no signs of any layoff dominating Bellarmine this past weekend. Lipscomb will be a great test early in conference play. Head Coach Lauren Sumski is in her 2nd season leading the Bisons and the outlook is more positive from previous Lipscomb teams in the past that normally finished in last place in the ASUN. 5’11 SR F Taylor Clark leads this team in scoring averaging 13.5 ppg, former ASUN Freshman of the Year 5’9 SO G Jalyn Holcomb averages 11.1 ppg, and 5’5 SO G Casey Collier averages 10.2 ppg respectfully. The Bisons lost both games on the road to Liberty, and won both games at home vs Bellarmine.
Players To Watch For (LU):
5’11 SR F Taylor Clark 13.5 ppg
5’9 SO G Jalyn Holcomb 11.1 ppg
5’5 SO G Casey Collier 10.2 ppg
Players To Watch For (FGCU):
6’1 SO G Kierstan Bell 22.3 ppg, 11.1 ppg
5’3 JR G TK Morehouse 18.3 ppg
5’8 R- JR G Tyra Cox 11.0 ppg
FGCU 84 LU 70
FGCU 86 LU 68