Women's Basketball Host 6th-Ranked MidAmerica Nazarene

Women's Basketball Host 6th-Ranked MidAmerica Nazarene

 Evangel vs #6 MidAmerica Nazarene

 Date & Location:  Wed., Jan. 31, 5:30 p.m. \\ Springfield, Mo.
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Evangel women's basketball team returns home Wednesday to host South Division leader and 6th-ranked MidAmerica Nazarene.

OPENING STORYLINES

► Evangel returns to Springfield after a three-game road swing that saw the Crusaders finish with a win at Missouri Valley Saturday. The Crusaders host No. 6 MidAmerica Nazarene Wednesday night looking for a split in the season series.

Sydnee Garrett (Stockton, Mo./North Ark CC) has 11 double-doubles this season which is fifth most in NAIA Division I as she ranks 9th in scoring and 13th in rebounding nationally. Garrett is averaging 19.2 ppg which is also second in the Heart behind Avila's Raven who averages 19.8 points per game.

Randi Hancock (Bolivar, Mo.) continues to lead the nation in free throw percentage at 91 percent. Hancock is 56-of-61 this season at the line as the second closest is Makayla Enders of Arizona Christian at 87 percent.

LOOKING AHEAD
Evangel heads to Benedictine Saturday to for a Heart South Division matchup. Tipoff is scheduled for 2 p.m.

For the latest information on Evangel Athletics, follow the Crusaders on Facebook at Facebook.com/EvangelAthletics or go to www.EvangelAthletics.com. Fans can also receive updates on the team by downloading the Go Evangel Front Row App at EvangelAthletics.com/FrontRow available on Google Play and in the App Store.

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