Lady Tigers to Entertain Penn State Saturday Night

Lady Tigers to Entertain Penn State Saturday Night

Dec. 6, 2002

The Clemson Lady Tiger Basketball team will play host to 11th-ranked Penn State at the Civic Center of Anderson, in Anderson, SC Saturday night at 7:00 p.m. Clemson will enter the game with a 3-1 record overall, while Penn State has a 5-1 mark this season. Penn State is ranked 11th by the Associated Press and 12th in the USA Today poll.

The Lady Tigers are led in scoring by Chrissy Floyd with a 13.5 ppg. average. Maggie Slosser are both averaging 7.0 rpg. each. The Tigers have won three games in a row.

Kelly Mazzante leads the Lady Lions in scoring with a 25.7 ppg. average. Ashli Schwab leads Penn State in rebounding with a 7.8 rpg. mark.

This will be the fifth meeting between Clemson and Penn State on the basketball court. The Lady Lions lead the overall series 3-1. Clemson won last season at Penn State 73-69.

Clemson Probable Starters 4 Maggie Slosser 6-2 F JR (5.0PPG, 7.0 RPG) Poland, OH 33 Leah Roper 5-11 F SR (4.5 PPG, 4.0 RPG)Atlanta, GA 44 AmandaWhite 6-4 C FR (9.0 PPG, 7.0 RPG) Fountain Inn, SC 20 Kanetra Queen 5-8 G JR (1.0 PPG,2.0 RPG) Fayetteville, NC 32 Chrissy Floyd 5-9 G SR (13.5 PPG, 3.0RPG) Laurens, SC Penn State Probable Starters 22 Jessica Brungo 6-1F JR (14.3 PPG, 6.7 RPG) Allison Park, PA 51 Ashli Schwab 6-3 C SO(11.3 PPG, 7.8 RPG) Myerstown, PA 13 Kelly Mazzante 6-0 G JR (25.7PPG, 5.5 PPG) Montoursville, PA 23 Jess Strom 5-7 G SO (7.0 PPG,2.2 PPG) Munhall, PA 33 Tanisha Wright 5-11 G SO (18.5 PPG, 7.5RPG) West Mifflin, PA