TU looking for a road win


Monday, December 4th 2006, 2:54 pm
By: News On 6


TU looking for a road win

The Golden Hurricane women’s basketball team is hitting the road. TU takes on Stephen F. Austin Tuesday night in Texas.

Tulsa is looking to snap a two game skid; the Ladyjacks are out to extend their winning streak to three.

The series between these two teams is tied 2-2 with TU winning the last game 73-66. It seems home court advantage plays a role in this match-up; both TU’s wins came in Tulsa, the Ladyjacks in Nacogdoches. Stephen F. Austin holds a 347-86 record at home, which is one of the nation’s best home marks.

TU is shooting 39 percent from field, 45 percent from 3 point land and 67 percent from the line. The Golden Hurricane rank 1st among C-USA leaders in 3 point shooting and 8th in field goal and free throw percentage.

Tulsa (3-4) plays Stephen F. Austin (4-3) Tuesday night in Nacogdoches, Texas, tip off is at 7 p.m.