The Central Connecticut women's basketball team travels to University Park, PA to take on the Penn State Nittany Lions at 6:00 p.m. inside the Bryce Jordan Center. The game will be broadcasted live on FloHoops and will be announced on the Penn State Sports Network radio.
CCSU (0-3, 0-0 NEC) at PENN STATE (4-0, 0-0 BIG TEN) | 6:00 PM | BRYCE JORDAN CENTER | UNIVERSITY PARK, PA
Last Timeout • The Blue Devils most recently dropped its home-opener to Brown on Thursday, Nov. 16 78-55. Andi Lydon led CCSU with a game-high 23 points and eight rebounds. The Nittany Lions last picked up a road victory at Providence 60-51. Amari Carter led PSU with a career-high 23 points.
Penn State Profile • Sophomore Jaida Travascio-Green leads PSU in scoring with 16.5 points per game and sophomore De'Janae Boykin is pulling-down a team-best 10.5 boards per contest.
Series History • Monday's meeting marks just the second time in program history that CCSU and Penn State have met on the same floor. Central dropped the only previous game with PSU back in the 2015 season.
By the Numbers • Junior Kiana Patterson is producing a team-best 13.7 points and shooting a stifling .563 percent from beyond the arc. Allison Park, PA native Andi Lydon is second the team in scoring with 10.3 points per contest and is pulling down 4.7 boards a game.
Up Next • Following the Thanksgiving holiday, the women's basketball team will host two home games to close out the month of November. The Albany Great Danes will first come to New Britain on Monday, Nov. 27 for a 7:00 p.m. matchup with CCSU. On Thursday, Nov. 30 Central will host Morgan State at 7:00 p.m. in the first meeting between the two foes.