FMU Women return to hardcourt against Allen on Tuesday
FLORENCE, S.C. – After a two-week break for the Christmas holidays, the undefeated Francis Marion University women’s basketball team returns to the court on Tuesday (Dec. 30) for a non-conference match-up with Allen University.
The game will tip-off at 7:30 p.m. in the Smith University Center and will be the Patriots’ final non-conference contest of the year.
At 7-0, the Patriots are one of 14 remaining unbeaten NCAA Division II women’s squads, while FMU leads Division II in five statistical categories: scoring offense (101.6 ppg), scoring margin (+ 46.5 ppg), assists per game (23.3), steals per game (23.9), and turnover margin (+ 18.6 per game).
Tuesday’ match-up will be the first-ever meeting between FMU and the Allen women.
Both the FMU men and women will return to Peach Belt Conference action on Saturday afternoon with a twinbill at Georgia Southwestern State University in Americus, Ga.