YSU WOMEN’S preview

YSU WOMEN’S preview

Today’s game

Matchup: UIC (9-16, 5-7 Horizon) at YSU (18-7, 8-4)

Tip-off: 7:05 p.m. at the Beeghly Center.

Radio/TV: WKBN-AM 570; MyYTV (10 p.m. tape delay)

Coaches: UIC — Regina Miller 27-29 at UIC. YSU — Bob Boldon 34-51 at YSU, 93-83 career.

UIC starters: Terri Bender (6.6 ppg, 2.5 rpg), 5-7 freshman guard; Heidi Dahnke (2.4 ppg, 4.0 rpg), 6-1 senior forward; Katie Hannemann (14.1 ppg, 7.1 rpg), 6-1 junior center; Taylor Foulks (8.8 ppg, 5.7 rpg), 5-9 senior guard; Rachel Story (15.2 ppg, 3.9 rpg), 5-6 junior guard.

YSU starters: Shar’Rae Davis (9.1 ppg, 3.8 rpg, 4.5 apg), 5-8 freshman guard; Karen Flagg (6.8 ppg, 4.4 rpg), 6-0 junior forward; Liz Hornberger (7.8, 2.0 apg), 5-7 junior guard; Melissa Thompson (4.1 ppg, 3.5 rpg), 5-8 junior guard; Brandi Brown (19.7 ppg, 11.4 rpg), 5-11 senior forward.

Series history: UIC leads 16-10. Last meeting: YSU won 67-54 on Jan. 31, 2013.

Notebook: YSU has its most wins as a program since 1999-2000. ... Brandi Brown ranks third in the conference in scoring and first in rebounding. ... Davis leads the HL in assists.

Next game: vs. Wright State, Saturday, 2:05 p.m.

Staff report

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