Blue Hens Look to Bounce Back in CAA Action by Hosting UNCW Friday
Delaware (10-4, 2-1 CAA) vs. UNCW (1-15, 0-2 CAA)
DATE: Friday, January 17, 2014
TIME: 7 p.m.
LOCATION: Bob Carpenter Center - Newark, Del.
All Delaware home games are available, for free, via Hens All-Access at www.BlueHens.com.
All Delaware women’s basketball games this season can be heard on the radio at 1290 The Ticket or 1410 WDOV. Matt Janus has the call for the Hens while Christine Motta serves as a color analyst. Fans can also hear the broadcast online at http://www.iheart.com/live/1290-The-Ticket-473/ and on smart devices via the iHeart app.
Live stats will be available via www.BlueHens.com.
· Delaware returns to the Bob Carpenter Center for the next three of four games.
· With a win Friday, UD would capture its 200th win at the Bob. Delaware is 199-79 (.716) all-time at the Bob coming into tonight's game.
· Then Hens are coming off of the worst loss in six years after taking a 87-51 setback at James Madison Sunday to snap a 44-game CAA winning streak (regular season and tournament) dating to the 2011-12 season.
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· Delaware leads the all-time series between the two teams, 18-7, and has won six straight dating to 2011.
· Last season, the Hens went 2-0 over the Seahawks, picking up a 67-37 victory at the Bob and a 51-43 win in the quarterfinals of the CAA Tournament.
· UD is 9-2 against UNCW in Newark. The last Seahawks win at the Bob came on March 13, 2008 with a 59-56 win in the CAA Tournament.
· UD head coach Tina Martin is in her 18th season with Delaware and currently holds a 351-185 (.655) all-time record.
· Martin is 18-7 all-time against UNCW.
· Martin has garnered three conference Coach of the Year awards and led the Hens to 10 post-season appearances.
· Adell Harris is in her second season as the head coach at UNCW and is 6-41 (.128) with the Seahawks. Overall, Harris is in her fifth season as a head coach and is 67-71 (.486) all-time.
· Harris is 0-2 all-time against UD.