Lady Monarchs Host North Carolina A&T Sunday

December 16, 2011
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Dec. 16, 2011

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NORFOLK, Va. - Old Dominion University women's basketball continues their home stand as they take on North Carolina A&T Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Ted Constant Center.

About the Lady Monarchs
• After playing six games in 14 days, and just one of those games at the Ted Constant Center, ODU is back in action tonight after an 10 day.

Tia Lewis tied her career-high with 27 points and Mairi Buchan added a season-best 13 as ODU defeated Wofford 70-58 for the Lady Monarchs' first home win of the season.

• The victory at the Ted Constant Center over Wofford in their last game was head coach Karen Barefoot's first home win at ODU.

Tia Lewis is fourth in the CAA in scoring with 18.2 points per game and sixth in rebounding at 9.1 rebounds.

About the Aggies
• North Carolina A&T brings a 6-3 record into this afternoon after dropping a 74-68 contest at William and Mary Thursday.
• NC A&T is coached by Patricia Cage-Bibbs, who is in her sixth season as head coach. She was the head coach at Hampton from 1997-2004.

• After defeating Wake Forest last season, the Aggies knocked off Clemson this season, beating an ACC opponent two years in a row after never haven beaten one before.

• NC A&T has four players averaging in double-figures led by JaQuayla Bailey with 14.6 points per game. Tracy King is second on the team at 13.0 per game while Mikala Scott is third with 12.3 and Amber Calvin is fourth with 11.9.

Up Next
ODU finishes off the home stand on Wednesday when they take on Maryland Eastern Shore at 11:30 a.m.