Women's Basketball Hosts Southeastern on Thursday

Women's Basketball Hosts Southeastern on Thursday

Basketball Doubleheader
Nov. 30, 2017
The Wildcat Center

Women's Basketball
Johnson & Wales (4-4, 0-2 TSC) versus #3 Southeastern (Fla.) (9-0, 2-0 TSC)
Tipoff – 6:00 p.m. ET

 
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NORTH MIAMI (Nov. 29, 2017) – The Johnson & Wales women's basketball team (4-4, 0-2 TSC) hosts the No. 3-ranked Southeastern Fire (9-0, 2-0 TSC) in a Sun Conference showdown on Thursday, Nov. 30. The contest will be the first game of a basketball doubleheader at the Wildcat Center as the men will take on SEU following the women's tip set for 6:00 p.m.

JWU is coming off a 74-56 win versus Florida College on Tuesday and will be looking for the team's first conference win of the season. The Wildcats are led offensively by Diamond Williams, who is averaging 20.3 points-per-game on 46.4 percent shooting from the floor. Williams currently ranks No. 11 in the nation in points-per-game and is No. 39 in total steals with 21. Also scoring in double-figures in Tianna Ayulo, who comes into Thursday's action averaging 18.4 points-per-game. Ayulo leads JWU in rebounding (8.4 rpg) good for No. 14 in the nation. JoNae Gonzales leads the team with 42 assists, averaging 5.3 per game, ranking No. 12 in the nation. Gonzales is also averaging 12.1 points-per-game. Rounding out the double-digit scorers is Bevin Mays, who is averaging 12.7 points-per-game.

JWU comes into the game, scoring 78.8 points-per-game (No. 22 in the nation) while allowing 69.4 points-per-contest. The Wildcats are shooting 40.6 percent from the floor and are averaging 37.4 rebounds-per-outing.

The Matchup

  JWU SEU
Current Record 4 - 4 9 - 0
Scoring 630 776
Points Per Game 78.750 86.222
Scoring Margin 9.375 29.556
Field Goals 215 292
Field Goal Percentage 0.406 0.541
3-pt FG 60 62
3-point FG Percent 0.309 0.437
3-point FG made per game 7.500 6.889
Free Throws 140 130
Free throw pct 0.761 0.663
Rebounds 299 361
Rebounds per game 37.375 40.111
Rebounding Margin 1.125 6.778
Assists 119 203
Assists per game 14.875 22.556
Turnovers 139 156
Turnovers per game 17.375 17.333
Turnover margin 4.250 4.111
Assist/Turnover Ratio 0.856 1.301
Steals 92 93
Steals per game 11.500 10.333
Blocks 10 32
Blocks per game 1.250 3.556