The Central Connecticut women's basketball team hosts Atlantic 10 member Fordham at Detrick Gym on Tuesday, Dec. 9 at 7 p.m. The Blue Devils (4-4) are looking for a win today after back-to-back losses, while the Rams (5-4) snapped a two game skid on Sunday. The Blue Devils will also play at home on December 13 against Army. The Blue Devils will also play at home on December 13 against Army.
Series History • This is just the third meeting in the all-time Division I series between these programs with both teams holding one victory. The Blue Devils won 64-57 during the 2009-10 season and Fordham won the year prior 66-64.
Three Straight Against NCAA Tournament Teams • Starting with tonight the Blue Devils next three games will be against teams that played in the NCAA Tournament last season. Fordham and Army both earned automatic bids by winning a conference championship and Syracuse - and ACC program - earned an at-large berth.
Five Against the AE • The Blue Devils played five America East members this season: Hartford, UMass Lowell, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine. CCSU posted a 3-2 record with victories over UMass Lowell, Vermont and New Hampshire.
12 Pts/17 RBs • Junior Kayla Miller pulled down 17 rebounds and scored 12 points on Saturday at the University of Rhode Island. Miller's 17 boards are the most by a Blue Devils since Jaleen Thomas posted 19 against Wagner last season.