UL Women’s Basketball Hosts Lamar
UL sophomore guard Sylvana Okde
Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajun women’s basketball team returns to the hardwood on Wednesday evening, when coach Garry Brodhead’s squad plays host to the Lamar Cardinals, in non-conference action.
Louisiana, who is 2-1 on the year, is led by sophomore guard Keke Veal, who is averaging 15.7 points-per-game. Jasmin Mills, Ashley Benjamin, and Sylvana Okde are all also averaging double-digit points-per-game, averaging, 12.7, 11.0, and 10.0, respectively.
The Cajuns are 2-0 at home this season.
Lamar, who is 2-2 on the young season, is paced by junior forward Dominique Edwards, who is averaging 16.8 points, along with 9.3 rebounds a contest.
Wednesday’s game marks the 62nd meeting between the two programs, with Lamar holding a 41-20 edge. The teams last met on Nov. 27, 2009, at the World Vision Classic at Baylor, with the Lady Cardinals claiming a 66-58 win.
Tip-off time at the Cajundome is scheduled for 7 o’clock.
You can hear all the play-by-play action on Sports Radio ESPN 1420, and espn1420.com, beginning with the pre-game show at 6:45 pm.