SIMTHFIELD, R.I. – Coming off of close loss to Boston University, the Bryant University women's basketball team travels to New Hampshire for a Sunday matinee on November 25 at 1 p.m.
Opponent: University of New Hampshire
Location: Lundholm Gymnasium (Durham, N.H.)
Date and Time: Sunday, Nov. 25 – 1 p.m.
TV: Stretch Internet
Live Stats: Sidearm Stats
Game Notes: Bryant | Boston U
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CONNORS FOR THREE
Senior Haley Connors (West Hartford, Conn.) is back as Bryant's top three-point threat in 2018-19. Connors made four three-pointers in back-to-back games to kick-off the 2018-19 season. The senior guard scored her career-high of 18 points against Brown. She currently first in the NEC for 3-point attempts and makes.
Connors led the Bulldogs with 29 3s last season and made a career-high 42 as a sophomore in 2016-17. The senior sank 4 against UMass Lowell with a three-point percentage of 57.1%.
After the first five games of the 2018-19 season, Bryant has out-rebounded all of their opponents except for West Virginia where the Black and Gold matched the Mountaineers with 37 rebounds a piece. Sydney Holloway leads the Bulldogs with 60 total rebounds which ranks her first in the conference and tenth in the country.
This season, senior Kierra Palmer (Aberdeen, Md.) leads Bryant with eight steals.
Naomi Ashley (Hamilton, Ont.) led the NEC in steals per game last season swiping almost three a game. Compiling 83 steals for the season, Ashley is ranked third all-time at Bryant for steals in a season and second all-time for steals in a game as she stole a career high of nine.
Hannah Scanlan (Rumson, N.J.) led the Bulldogs last season with 27 blocks in her rookie debut. In her first game at the collegiate leve, Scanlan recorded a career-high of three.
UP NEXT: BROWN
The Bulldogs are set to play in the Ocean State Tip-Off Tournament hosted by URI on Saturday December 1. Bryant will meet with Brown for a 2 p.m. meeting for the first round of the tournament.