February 18, 20171st2nd3rd4thFinal
Newberry2318161673
Tusculum122115957
Stats at a GlanceNBYTC
FG Percentage.521 (25-48) .370 (20-54)
3P FG Percentage.353 (6-17) .458 (11-24)
FT Percentage.810 (17-21) .667 (6-9)
Offensive Rebounds92
Defensive Rebounds3417
Total Rebounds4319
Turnovers1812
Steals77
Bench Points82
LeadersNBYTC
PointsNicola Handreck - 20
Meg Essex - 20
Patterson - 16
ReboundsJaya Schultz - 9
Head - 5
AssistsJaya Schultz - 6
Johnson - 3
Patterson - 3
StealsSamara Hill - 3
Wilson - 3
Blocks
Wolves carry four-game winning streak into Greeneville


Wolves carry four-game winning streak into Greeneville
Friday, February 17, 2017 | by Tanner Swift, Athletic Communications Assistant

NEWBERRY – The Newberry women's basketball team will look for the season sweep of the Pioneers on Saturday afternoon. The Wolves have won six in a row vs. Tusculum.

WHO:  Newberry College at Tusculum College
WHERE: Pioneer Arena in Greeneville, Tenn.
WHEN: February 18th, 2:00 p.m.
RECORDS: Newberry 15-8, 11-8 SAC, Tusculum 6-17, 5-14 SAC

LIVE VIDEO: Newberry at Tusculum

LIVE AUDIO: WKDK-AM 1240 in Newberry County, www.wkdk.com, "WKDK" on TuneIn smartphone app, or listen at newberrywolves.tv

LIVE STATS: Newberry at Tusculum 

NEWBERRY STORYLINES

The Wolves have had at least three starters in double-figures in 17 of the 23 games this season.

Wolves are 14-3 when having at least three starters in double figures.

Newberry is second in the SAC in opponent field goal percentage and points allowed per game.

13-1 this season when they hold their opponent under 59 points.

Newberry has won four straight games.

The Wolves have three starters averaging double figures.

Newberry head coach Sean Page is two wins from notching 200 in his career.

 

TUSCULUM STORYLINES

Tusculum is coming off an 72-59 loss vs. Carson-Newman on Wednesday.

The Pioneers have lost four of their last six games.

Tusculum is first in the SAC in steals per game with 9.4.

Sophomore forward Kasey Johnson leads the Pioneers averaging 15.6 points per game. She also averages 6.9 rebounds per game.

Johnson leads the SAC in minutes played per game, and is the only Pioneer player averaging double figures.

Senior guard Benedicta Makakala is averaging 8pts, 4.2rebs, and 3.5asts

 

NOTES

13-1 this season when they hold their opponent under 59 points.

Tusculum is first in the SAC in steals per game with 9.4.

 

MORE INFORMATION

For complete coverage, view game notes from the Newberry Athletic Communications staff.