NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (Nov. 5, 2018) – The Johnson & Wales (Fla.) men's and women's basketball programs will host the Florida National Conquistadors in a doubleheader on Tuesday, November 6. The women (0-1) will tip off with FNU (3-5) at 6:00 p.m. The men's (0-2) contest versus Florida National (2-3) is slated to begin at 8:00 p.m.
JWU vs. Florida National Doubleheader
Date: Tuesday, Nov. 6
Location: North Miami, Fla.
Venue: Wildcat Center
Admission: $5 general admission, JWU students, staff, and faculty (w/ valid JWU ID) and children 12-and-under are free.
JWU Women's Basketball
Last time out: The Wildcats dropped a 60-50 decision to the U.S. Virgin Islands on Wednesday, October 31. JWU was led by sophomore Tianna Ayulo, who posted 16 points and seven rebounds. Freshman Jordan McDuffie added nine while sophomore Alexis McClain contributed eight. Freshman Ayshia Scott led JWU with five assists to go along with five points. Fellow freshman Carol Hadnot notched a game-high six steals in 16 minutes of action.
Points: Tianna Ayulo – 16.0
Rebounds: Tianna Ayulo – 7.0
Assists: Ayshia Scott – 5.0
Up Next: The Wildcats will travel to Boca Raton, Florida, to face Lynn University in an exhibition game on Friday, November 9. Game time is set for 5:30 p.m.
|Current Record||0 - 1||3 - 5|
|Points Per Game||50.000||76.875|
|Field Goal Percentage||0.379||0.400|
|3-point FG Percent||0.261||0.319|
|3-point FG made per game||6.000||5.375|
|Free throw pct||0.000||0.648|
|Rebounds per game||31.000||35.000|
|Assists per game||14.000||12.000|
|Turnovers per game||21.000||22.250|
|Steals per game||17.000||13.500|
|Blocks per game||3.000||0.250|
JWU Men's Basketball
Last time out: JWU fell to Embry-Riddle (AZ), 105-63, on Tuesday, October 30. Senior Jacknelson Joseph led the Wildcats in scoring for the second-straight contest, scoring 12 points versus the Eagles. The native of Miami also paced JWU with five rebounds as the Wildcats totaled 30 on the night. Sophomore Jordan Martin added nine points while juniors Willem Vermylen and Sidney Alcena contributed eight points apiece.
Points: Jacknelson Joseph – 14.0
Rebounds: Gustav Ling – 4.5
Assists: 3 players – 2.0
Up Next: The Wildcats will head to west Miami-Dade County to take on FIU in an exhibition game on Friday, November 9. Game time is set for 7:30 p.m.
|Current Record||0 - 2||2 - 3|
|Points Per Game||68.000||90.800|
|Field Goal Percentage||0.342||0.431|
|3-point FG Percent||0.273||0.346|
|3-point FG made per game||9.000||9.400|
|Free throw pct||0.706||0.677|
|Rebounds per game||29.000||36.400|
|Assists per game||11.500||13.200|
|Turnovers per game||17.000||11.400|
|Steals per game||6.500||7.600|
|Blocks per game||1.000||2.400|