UTPA Women’s Basketball Hosts UT-Arlington Wednesday

UTPA Women’s Basketball Hosts UT-Arlington Wednesday

Dec. 27, 2011 — EDINBURG, Texas — The University of Texas-Pan American Broncs women’s basketball team (4-11) returns home to host the University of Texas at Arlington Mavericks (1-7) on Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. at the UTPA Fieldhouse.

What You Need to Know

UTPA vs. UTA: This is the eighth meeting between the Broncs and Mavericks in a series that dates back to 1985 … The Broncs are looking for their first win … The Broncs fell to the Mavericks last season, 81-72, in Arlington … Bianca Torre scored a game-high 29 points while Erin Lewis tied for the game-high with eight assists … The Broncs are 2-4 against Southland Conference competition this season.

UTSA 68, UTPA 54 (12/21/11):
In her second-career start, Keandra Goodson recorded her first-career double-double with 14 points, and a career-high and game-high 10 rebounds in a career-high 31 minutes of action.
LaQuita Garner scored a team-high 15 points on 5-of-10 shooting, including three three-pointers.
Ashley Watson scored two points and recorded her first block of the season in a season-high eight minutes.
Cassandra Moody recorded a career-high four rebounds.

Jackson Honored: Senior forward Donna Jackson earned UTSA Holiday Classic All-Tournament Team honors after averaging 12.5 points, 4.0 rebounds and 3.0 blocks in two games. She hit 8-of-16 (50%) shots from the field and 9-of-14 (64.3%) from the foul line.

Next Up: The Broncs host Our Lady of the Lake on Monday at 7:00 p.m. at the UTPA Fieldhouse.

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