Delaware to Honor Seniors Wednesday vs. Towson
Delaware (15-13, 9-8 CAA) vs. Towson (12-16, 5-12 CAA)
📅 Wednesday, March 1, 2017
🕖 7 p.m. ET
📍 Bob Carpenter Center – Newark, Del.
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HEN SCRATCHINGS 🐔
» Delaware plays its final regular season contest and will honor seniors Erika Brown and Hannah Jardine, in addition to senior athletic training student Jennifer Worrall, in a pre-game ceremony.
» The Blue Hens snapped a three-game losing streak by defeating the College of Charleston, 69-56, on the road Sunday.
» UD has secured a spot as the No. 4 or No. 5 seed in the upcoming CAA Tournament and will not participate in opening round action.
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SERIES INFORMATION 🏀
» One of the longest rivalries in program history, Wednesday’s game is the 74th all-time matchup between the two teams dating to the 1973-74 season.
» Delaware leads Towson all-time, 52-21, and has won 12 of the last 13 vs. the Tigers.
» UD is 27-8 over TU in Newark and has won eight straight at the Bob Carpenter Center.
» Towson’s last road win against the Hens came on Feb. 21, 2008 by a score of 51-49.
» Earlier this season, Delaware picked up the 73-67 win at Towson.
THE COACHES 📋
» UD head coach Tina Martin (Lock Haven ‘86) is in her 21st season and currently holds a 407-237 (.632) 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 28-13 against Towson during her tenure.
» Niki Reid Geckeler is in her fourth season as the head coach of the Tigers. She is 43-78 at TU and holds an all-time head coaching career record of 128-153 as she previously served five seasons at Howard University.