Women's Basketball Set to Host NCAA Opponent Louisiana College

Mon, 11/21/2011

NEW ORLEANS, La. – The Loyola University New Orleans women’s basketball team will host its final home game of November when it welcomes NCAA foe Louisiana College to The DEN on Tuesday. Tipoff is slated for 7:00 p.m. CT.

Tuesday’s game will be the 12th meeting between the Wolfpack and the Lady Cats. Louisiana College won the last year’s meeting by a mere two points 78-76.

The ‘Pack will look for revenge when it takes on the Lady Cats Tuesday, as Loyola most recently posted a 97-53 victory over Truett-McConnell Saturday and an 106-55 win over Southern Wesleyan Friday. Senior Keiva Council and sophomores Amy Moody and Jasmine Brewer led the ‘Pack offensively. Moody had a weekend high scoring 40 points and shooting 61.5 percent from behind the arch. Council added 39 points while Brewer had 38 this weekend. After the tremendous weekend, the Wolfpack is now ranked number one in the NAIA in field goal percentage shooting an impressive 52.5 percent from the floor .

Louisiana College edged Millsaps, 87-48, to pick up its second win on the season last Saturday. The Lady Cats were led in scoring by Melody Criswell, who had 18 points. She also led her team with four steals and 72.2 shooting percentage.

Tuesday game can be seen online via livestream (http://www.livestream.com/loyolawolfpack). Fans can watch live or follow live scoring.

Tickets are available at the door, $6 for adults and $3 for children. Students get in free when they present their Loyola ID.

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