Women’s Basketball Begins CACC Play With Home Tilt Against Caldwell Tuesday

Women’s Basketball Begins CACC Play With Home Tilt Against Caldwell Tuesday

BRONXVILLE, N.Y. – The Concordia College (N.Y.) women's basketball team begins Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) play on Tuesday, Dec. 4 against Caldwell University inside the Meyer Athletic Center at 5 p.m.

Match Information: Caldwell
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 | 5:00 p.m.
Bronxville, N.Y. | Meyer Athletic Center
All-Time Series: Caldwell leads 18-8
Last Time: Caldwell, 92-56 (Jan. 15, 2018)
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About the Clippers
Concordia (2-5) enters conference play after a dominant second half against Queens College (N.Y.) on Friday, Nov. 30 propelled the Clippers to a 77-65 victory. The Clippers lead the league in assists per game with 15.0 while scoring 60.6 points on a .370 field goal percentage with 35.0 rebounds, 7.3 steals and 2.7 blocks.

Fresh off a career-high 30-point outing against Queens, sophomore guard Cameron Corbett (Staten, Island, N.Y.) leads the Concordia offense with 13.1 points. Sophomore guard Saundra Cleckley (Queens, N.Y.) orchestrates the offense with 4.9 assists, tied for the highest average in the CACC, while junior guard Nicole Nicholson (State Island, N.Y.) ranks fifth in the league in steals with 2.4 to go with 10.6 points. Junior center Amiya Rankins (Somerset, N.J.) chips in 12.9 points with 1.0 blocks, tied with sophomore forward Sabrina Clement (Queens, N.Y.) for the seventh-best rate in the conference while Clement pulls down a team-high 4.4 rebounds.

About the Cougars
Caldwell (0-5) hits the road after a three-game homestand, most recently falling 54-47 against Molloy College on Saturday, Dec. 1. The Cougars average 54.2 points on a .361 clip with 35.6 rebounds, 11.8 assists, 7.2 steals and 1.2 blocks.

Andie Lennon paces the Cougar attack with 11.8 points, with Alessia Smaldone masterminding the offense behind a team-high 3.4 assists. Paula Dits pulls down 7.4 rebounds, the third-best average in the league, while Tina Lebron sparks the defense with 2.0 steals.

Up Next
The women's basketball team concludes its current three-game homestand, and plays its final game inside the Meyer Athletic Center of 2018 on Saturday, Dec. 8 with a CACC tilt against Post at 1 p.m.

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