Feb. 23, 2014
Army Game Notes
WEST POINT, N.Y. - The Army women's basketball team is back on the road for three-game trip to close out the regular season. The first stop comes on Monday, Feb. 24, when the Black Knights will face Lehigh at 7 p.m. at Stabler Arena.
HOW TO FOLLOW
The Last Meeting
January 8, 2014
West Point, N.Y.
The game can be heard live on the radio on 1340-AM (Middletown) or 1390-AM (Poughkeepsie), with Nikolai Busko on the call. The Patriot League Network will offer a video stream - visit PatriotLeague.org for more information. Live statistical updates via Sidearm Sports will be available in a link on Army's website as well. For detailed in-game updates, follow Army women's basketball on Twitter - @WestPointWBB.
THE ARMY-LEHIGH SERIES
Monday will mark the 55th meeting between Army and Lehigh in a rivalry that dates back to 1984, with the Mountain Hawks holding a 28-26 all-time advantage. The Black Knights enter the contest with three-straight wins over Lehigh, and will look to make it four in a row for the first time since collecting 11-consecutive wins from 1984 to 1995.
LAST TIME OUT
Army outscored American by five points in the second half to erase a one-point halftime deficit and collect a 64-60 victory on Feb. 22. Senior Jen Hazlett notched her fourth double-double of the season after tallying 20 points and a career-high-tying 12 rebounds. Hazlett's 20-point effort gave her 1,108 career points and moved her into a tie for 10th place on Army's all-time scoring list. Sophomore Kelsey Minato finished with 20 points to extend her Patriot League-leading double-digit scoring streak to 42 games, while classmate Brianna Johnson added six points and five rebounds to go along with a career-high-tying five assists. Sophomore Aimee Oertner hauled in six boards in the game and equaled her season high with four blocks.
Army will face Boston University on Wednesday, Feb. 26 at 7 p.m. before finishing its regular season with a battle at Lafayette on Saturday, March 1.