Hens Return Home to Close Non-Conference Slate Against St. John's Monday
Delaware (8-2, 0-0 CAA) vs. St. John's (7-4, 1-0 BIG EAST)
DATE: Monday, December 30, 2013
TIME: 5 p.m.
LOCATION: Bob Carpenter Center - Newark, Del.
Tickets are available via www.BlueHens.com, by calling 302-831-2257 and at the Bob Carpenter Center ticket office. Delaware students are always free with a valid UD ID.
All Delaware home games will be streamed online for free via Hens All-Access on 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 for this weekend's games will be available via www.BlueHens.com.
· Delaware returns to the Bob Carpenter Center for the first time in nearly six weeks, following six games on the road.
· Monday's game marks the final non-conference contest for both teams.
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· The Blue Hens lead the all-time series, 3-1. The first matchup came with a 63-47 victory for Delaware on December 3, 2002 at the Bob.
· UD and St. John's are 1-1 all-time in Newark. The lone Red Storm win was a 48-42 win on March 17, 2005.
· On Jan. 2, 2013, UD picked up the 60-59 overtime victory at SJU's Carnesecca Arena off an off-balanced jumper from Elena Delle Donne with 0.7 seconds remaining. The All-American scored 29 total points, including two free throws with 20 seconds left in regulation to send the game into OT.
· UD head coach Tina Martin is in her 18th season with Delaware and currently holds a 349-183 (.656) all-time record.
· Martin is 3-1 all-time against St. John's.
· Martin has garnered three conference Coach of the Year awards and led the Hens to 10 post-season appearances.
· Joe Tartamella is in his second year as the head coach of the Red Storm and is 25-17 during his tenure. He has never beaten Delaware.