Lady Monarchs Play #13 Penn State Tonight on Cox Channel 71

January 21, 2003
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Jan. 21, 2003

STATE COLLEGE, PA. -- The Old Dominion Lady Monarchs (8-5) will take on #13/#15 Penn State (14-4) tonight at 7 p.m. The game will be televised live on Cox Cable channel 71. The Lady Monarchs have won four straight and seven of their last eight games. This will be ODU's fifth nationally ranked opponent.

ODU will be led by senior Okiesha Howard (VA. Beach, VA.) with a 13.8 per game average. Junior Shareese Grant (VA. Beach, VA.) is averaging 11.8, and forward Monique Coker (Bronx, NY) is averaging 10.2 points per game.

Penn State is led by 6-1 junior All-American Kelly Mazzante. She is averaging 25.3 points per game. ODU defeated Penn State last year, 84-80 in overtime. The game was played in the ODU fieldhouse.