HEMPSTEAD, NY - Siena Women’s Basketball concludes their three-game road trip at in-state rival Hofstra at 7 p.m. The Saints also finish up their second stretch of three games in six days.
Chris Watson and Steve Amedio have the call beginning with pregame coverage at 6:30 p.m. locally on WVCR 88.3 FM “The Saint” and through SienaAllAccess.com. Click on corresponding links at the top of the page to follow the action online. Follow @SienaWomenshoop on twitter for courtside updates and join in the conversation using #SienaSaints and #MAACHoops.
Siena and Hofstra will face each other for the sixth time in program history with the Saints holding a slight 3-2 advantage over the Pride. The two teams have not met since the 1993-94 season where Siena came out with the victory 76-72.
Siena enters the game coming off a 59-47 loss to Big Ten contender, Rutgers. The Saints held the Scarlet Knights to their second fewest points scored in the season. Siena has wins over St. Bonaventure, Howard and Colgate. Kollyns Scarborough leads the Saints with 16 points per game and 8.7 rebounds per game.
Hofstra enters the game taking an 86-81 double overtime victory over Sacred Heart. Senior Ashunae Durant was named to the Katrina McClain preseason watch list. The inaugural Katrina McClain ASward will honor the best power forward in women’s college basketball. Durant ranked in the top-five nationally for most of the 2016-17 season, including leading the nation in several category for several weeks. The Pride is exceptionally strong when playing at the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex with an 87-45 record since the 2008-09 campaign.