February 03, 20181st2nd3rd4thFinal
Lincoln Memorial2216261983
Stats at a GlanceNBYLMU
FG Percentage.390 (23-59) .500 (27-54)
3P FG Percentage.286 (6-21) .500 (8-16)
FT Percentage.680 (17-25) .808 (21-26)
Offensive Rebounds98
Defensive Rebounds2130
Total Rebounds3038
Bench Points1030
PointsMeg Essex - 34
Shea Coker - 20
ReboundsHannah Lepaio - 6
Jordan Brightwell - 7
AssistsShelby Britten - 8
Ross Mathis - 7
StealsMeg Essex - 1
Samara Hill - 1
Kelsey McDermott - 1
Shelby Britten - 1
Qua Hines - 2
Ross Mathis - 2
BlocksMeg Essex - 1
Kelsey McDermott - 1
Cameryn DuBose - 2
Shea Coker - 2
Women's basketball visits Lincoln Memorial in conference rematch

Women's basketball visits Lincoln Memorial in conference rematch
Friday, February 2, 2018 | by Asha Evans, Athletic Communications Assistant

NEWBERRY – Newberry women's basketball team will travel to take on the Lady Railsplitters of Lincoln Memorial on Saturday, Feb. 3 at 2:00 p.m. 

 Newberry College vs. Lincoln Memorial University
WHERE: B. Frank Turner Arena, Harrogate, Tenn. 
WHEN: 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 3
RECORDS: Newberry is 11-9 overall, 6-7 SAC and Lincoln Memorial is 12-8 overall, 8-6 SAC. 
LIVE VIDEO:  www.newberrywolves.tv
LIVE AUDIO: www.newberrywolves.tv, WKDK-AM 1240 in Newberry county, www.wkdk.com, WKDK app, "WKDK" on TuneIn Radio app


  • Head coach Sean Page has two 1,000 career pointers so far this season; Nicola Handreck (vs. Limestone) and Meg Essex (vs. Queens).
  • Meg Essex needs 50 more blocks this season to tie recent Newberry Hall of Fame inductee, Tiffany Johnson at 225.
  • Essex has eighth double-doubles on the season to equal 11 on her career.
  • Head coach Sean Page needs 27 more wins to reach 200 at Newberry.
  • Vs. NGU, Hannah Lepaio and Meg Essex became the rst pair of Wolves to record a double-double in 51 weeks. Lepaio’s rst double-double of the season.
  • Vs. Mars Hill, Newberry set a season high in points in a period at 31, Georgia Elliott-King set a career high in points with 19, and bench set a new season high with 39 points.
  • Shelby Britten had her sixth 20-plus point game of the season vs. Wingate scoring 25.


  • Began the season ranked No. 24 in the WBCA Coaches’ Poll.
  • Picked to nish second in the SAC.
  • Shea Coker was named to All-SAC First Team.


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