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Lady Tigers Prepare For UNC-Asheville

Dec. 31, 1999

CLEMSON, S.C. – The Clemson Lady Tiger basketball team will play UNC-Asheville at Asheville, NC Sunday afternoon at 1:00 p.m.

Clemson is coming off a 64-41 win over East Carolina Thursday night and has a 8-4 record this season. UNC-Asheville has a 1-8 record overall this season.

The Lady Tigers are led in scoring by freshman Chrissy Floyd with a 11.9 ppg. average. Erin Batth leads Clemson in rebounding with a 7.7 rpg. mark. UNC-Asheville is led in scoring by Jessica Guarneri and Joy Marschall as both players are averaging 11.2 ppg. Tonisha Jackson leads the Bulldogs in rebounding with a 7.2 rpg. mark.

This will be the third meeting between Clemson and UNC-Asheville on the basketball court. The Lady Tigers lead the overall series 2-0.

CLEMSON PROBABLE STARTERS Guard–Krystal Scott, 5-8, SO, 7.9 ppg., 2.8 rpg. Guard–Angie Cossey, 5-7, SR, 7.3 ppg., 2.3 rpg. Center–Joanie Mungro, 6-2, SR, 5.7 ppg., 6.3 rpg. Forward–Nuria Forns, 6-1, JR. 7.8 ppg., 4.2 rpg. Forward–Datishella Byrd, 6-1, SR, 6.5 ppg., 5.8 rpg.

UNC-ASHEVILLE PROBABLE STARTERS Guard–Emily Hill, 5-6, JR, 8.7 ppg. 1.3 rpg. Guard–K’Shaki Short, 5-3, SO, 5.9 ppg., 2.8 rpg. Center–Nicole Sampson, 6-1, JR, 7.6 ppg., 6.0 rpg. Forward–Jessica Guarneri, 6-1, FR, 11.2 ppg., 6.1 rpg. Forward–Izzy Medanie, 5-8, JR, 2.5 ppg., 3.0 rpg.