SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Evangel women's basketball team continues its homestand with a matchup against Clarke on Saturday at noon.
SERIES HISTORY Clarke leads the young series 3-1, but Evangel won the matchup earlier this season 64-47 in Dubuque, Iowa.
? Evangel continues their homestand on Saturday with a game against Clarke.
? Junior Lexie Vaught is third in the country in steals per game (4.118) and fourth in the country in total steals (70)
? Owning the glass has helped Evangel with 44.60 boards per game, which is good for eight in the country. The Crusaders are especially good on the offensive glass with an average of 18.05 per game, which is fourth in the country. Vaught ranks number 26 in Division I in Offensive Rebounds with 3.41 per game, while Brianna Vogts ranks number 31 with 3.10 per game.
? A balanced scoring attack has helped Evangel to third in the conference in scoring offense with an average of 73.25 ppg. Led by 14.8 ppg from Vaught and 11.1 from Vogts, Sydnee Garrett is close behind at 10.06 ppg, Mackenzie Farmer (9.95 ppg), and Kylee Moore (9.16 ppg) make the Crusaders tough to guard.
Evangel will hit the road next Wednesday, Jan. 30, to take on No.4 MidAmerica Nazarene in Olathe, Kan. Tipoff is scheduled for 5:30 p.m.