SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Evangel women's basketball team looks to rebound from Saturday's loss when they take on No.4 MidAmerica Nazarene in Olathe, Kan. on Wednesday night at 5:30.
SERIES HISTORY Evangel leads the all-time series with the Pioneers 43-27, although MNU won this season's previous matchup 70-46 back on Nov. 29.
► Evangel continues their homestand on Saturday with a game against Clarke.
► Junior Lexie Vaught is fourth in the country in steals per game (4.056) and fourth in the country in total steals (73)
► Owning the glass has helped Evangel with 44.60 boards per game, which is good for ninth in the country. The Crusaders are especially good on the offensive glass with an average of 17.9 per game, which is fourth in the country. Vaught ranks number 28 in Division I in Offensive Rebounds with 3.33 per game, while Brianna Vogts ranks number 35 with 3.00 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 14.89 ppg from Vaught and 10.62 from Vogts, Sydnee Garrett is close behind at 10.06 ppg, Mackenzie Farmer (10.05 ppg), and Kylee Moore (8.80 ppg) make the Crusaders tough to guard.
Evangel continues road action Saturday at Peru State in Peru, Neb. Tipoff is scheduled for 2:00 p.m.