Women's Basketball Continues Homestand Against Canisius
Nov. 24, 2008
Chicago, Ill. - Not only is the UIC women's basketball team looking for its second straight victory on Tuesday night, but head coach Lisa Ryckbosch would become UIC's all-time winningest coach with a win over Canusius.
Meeting for the first time in school history, Canisius and the Flames will square off at 7 p.m. CST at the UIC Pavilion.
The Flames are coming off a 72-61 win over Bradley in their season opener on Saturday, Nov. 22.
Miller shot 64.3 percent from the field, totaling a game-high 24 points against Bradley. Hinkle chipped in 15 points, seven rebounds, four assists and four steals. Bailey recorded her first collegiate double-double with 11 points and a team-high 12 boards.
Canisius enters the contest with a 1-2 overall mark. The Golden Griffins fell to Wisconsin in Madison, 69-54, on Sunday night.
Micayla Drysdale led the Griffs with 19 points. The guard was 7-for-9 from the field and 5-for-6 from three-point range. Ellie Radke totaled a team-high seven rebounds.
UIC hosts SIU Edwardsville on Sunday, Nov. 30 at 3 p.m.
Game notes to follow shortly.