(Neb.)- CSC Women's Basketball Traveling To Alaska
CHADRON, Neb. -- The Chadron State College women's basketball team perhaps takes their longest road trip ever, as they fly to Fairbanks, Alaska, for three games in three days.
Chadron to Fairbanks is approximately 2,912 miles.
The Eagles are 1-5 on the season. Sophomore Taryn Foxen leads the team in scoring, with 12.8 points per contest.
CSC's first opponent, the University of Alaska Fairbanks, are 3-3 on the season. The two teams are set to play at 5 p.m. (MT), on Thanksgiving Day.
The Nanooks victories have come against San Francisco State, Chaminade University and Parkside. Westminster College, an RMAC school, defeated Fairbanks 84-64 last Friday.
Three players average double-digit points for the Nanooks, led by Jocelyn Gandara. Gandara averages 16.3 points per game, followed by Kylie Wallace and Sam Tolliver, who each average 15.7 and 14.2, respectively. Wallace leads the team with 7.8 rebounds per game.
Friday's opponent, the Lake Erie Storm, are 0-7 on the season. Four of their seven losses have been by ten points or less.
The Eagles and Storm are set to tip off at 3 p.m., on Friday, November 29.
Josie Chaddock leads Lake Erie with 15.3 points per game, followed by Breanna Bauer with 15.1. Bauer leads the team with 5.4 rebounds per contest.
The Storm have shot .360 on the season, compared to the Eagle's .360.
CSC's final opponent of the weekend is Converse College at 3 p.m. on Saturday the 30.
After starting the season 1-0, the Valkyries have dropped five straight, making their season record 1-5.
With 15 points and 8.4 rebounds per game, Nigeria Davis leads Converse College in scoring and rebounds. Davis has shot 69 percent from the field this season.
On the season, CSC averages 53.5 points per game, while the Valkyries average 57.
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