SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Evangel women's basketball team hits the road to take on No. 23 Central Methodist on Monday night.
SERIES HISTORY Evangel leads the all-time series with the Eagles 51-30 and won the most recent meeting 81-77 in Springfield on Nov. 20, 2018,
► Evangel hits the road to take on No. 23 Central Methodist on Monday night.
► Being able to share to the ball has put Evangel at second in the league in assists per game with 15.61.
► Owning the glass has helped Evangel with 44.28 boards per game, which is good for third in the league. The Crusaders are especially good on the offensive glass with an average of 18.47 per game. Lexie Vaught ranks number 23 in Division I in Offensive Rebounds with 3.43 per game, while Brianna Vogts ranks number 33 with 3.056 per game.
► A balanced scoring attack has helped Evangel to first in the conference in scoring offense with an average of 74.33 ppg. Led by 14.8 ppg from Vaught and 10.3 from Vogts, Sydnee Garrett is close behind at 10.06 ppg, Kylee Moore (9.71 ppg), and Mackenzie Farmer (9.56 ppg) make the Crusaders tough to guard.
► Sydnee Garrett, in only her second year on the team, is closing in on her 750th career point.
Evangel returns home on Thursday, Jan. 24, to take on the Baker Wildcats in the Ashcroft Center. Tipoff is scheduled for 5:30 p.m.