Lady Monarchs Close out Cancun Thanksgiving Classic Saturday Night

November 27, 2009
By ODU Athletics

Nov. 27, 2009

Game 5
Saturday, November 28th - 8:15 p.m. (EST)/7:15 p.m. locally
Cuchil Baxal Gymnasium - Cancun, Mexico
Old Dominion University Lady Monarchs (0-4, 0-0 CAA) vs.
RV/RV University of Louisville (2-1, 0-0 BIG EAST)

TV: None
Radio: ESPN Radio 94.1 FM
Live Stats: Gametracker

CANCUN, MEXICO -- Old Dominion will close out the 2009 Cancun Thanksgiving Classic Saturday night, with a game against reigning national runner-up Louisville at 8:15 p.m. (EST). ODU has started the year 0-4, with three of the four losses to teams at least receiving votes in the national rankings while Louisville, coming into tonight's game against Northern Iowa, had gone 2-1 to start the season.

ODU sophomore Tia Lewis is averaging eight boards per contest this season, paired with 8.3 points per game. Junior Shadasia Green is second on the team in scoring (9.0 ppg) and rebounding (7.3 rpg) while Jasmine Parker continues to lead the offense with 13.3 points per game.

Louisville is getting double figures from a pair of players, in Monique Reid, leading the way with 13.0, and Becky Burke, averaging 12.7 per game. Reid is also leading the team in rebounding, with 8.3 per contest. As a team, Louisville is averaging 66.3 points per game and is holding opponents to under 60 and under 32% shooting.

Tip is set for 7:15 p.m. locally and 8:15 p.m. (EST). Fans can tune in live to ESPN Radio 94.1 FM for play-by-play or head to for live stats via Gametracker.

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