Hens Seek First CAA Victory of Season Friday Morning at UNCW
Delaware (6-6, 0-1 CAA) at UNCW (5-7, 0-1 CAA)
📅 Friday, January 6, 2017
🕖 11:30 a.m. ET
📍 Trask Coliseum – Wilmington, N.C.
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» The Blue Hens travel south for their first road Colonial Athletic Association contest of the season.
» Delaware is looking to snap a three-game losing streak, including a 60-49 deficit to W&M in the league opener. The Hens have also lost six of the last eigth after opening the year with a 4-0 mark.
» The Seahawks also dropped their CAA lid-lifter, 73-51, at James Madison Monday. Jasmine Steele led UNCW with 12 points while Rebekah Banks tallied seven points and a season-high 11 rebounds.
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SERIES INFORMATION 🏀
» Delaware leads the all-time series with UNCW, 23-8, since the first meeting in 2001-02.
» UD has won two straight and 11 of the last 12 matchups.
» The Hens are 8-4 all-time when playing UNCW in Wilmington.
» Last season, the Blue Hens earned a 67-59 victory at home before spoiling the Seahawks’ Senior Day with a 56-44 verdict at Trask Coliseum.
» The two teams conclude the regular season series in Newark on February 3.
THE COACHES 📋
» UD head coach Tina Martin (Lock Haven ‘86) is in her 21st season and currently holds a 398-230 (.634) all-time record.
» The winningest coach in UD men’s and women’s basketball history, Martin has garnered three conference Coach of the Year awards and led the Hens to 11 post-season appearances.
» Martin is 23-8 against UNCW during her tenure.
» Adell Harris (Wake Forest ‘02) is in her fifth season with the Seahawks and has led UNCW to an overall mark of 36-99.