Game 18: The Maryville Game
Date: Jan. 28, 2012
Place: Maryville, Tenn.
Time: 2 p.m. EST
Maryville College Facts
Record: 10-5 (6-0 GSAC)
Location: Maryville, Tenn.
Nickname: Lady Scots
Colors: Garnet, Orange
Conference: Great South Athletic
Head Coach: Darrin Travillian, 2nd year (31-10)
LaGrange vs. Maryville Series:
Overall: Maryville leads 25-0
at Mariotti: Maryville leads 13-0
at Maryville: Maryville leads 13-0
at Neutral Site: Maryville leads 3-1
First Game: 1999 (MC, 80-43)
Last Game: 2011 (MC, 83-80)
Last MC Win: 83-80, 2011
Last LC Win: N/A
Largest MC Win: 85-35, 2006
Largest LC Win: N/A
Win Streak: Maryville, 25
The Panthers try to get their first win against the Lady Scots, who are 6-0 in the GSAC and 10-5 overall. Maryville comes into the game on a five-game winning streak, including Wednesday's 62-44 win at Spelman. Tayler Smith led the Lady Scots with 16 points. Janell Menard leads Maryville in scoring, averaging 13.1 points per game. Smith leads the team in rebounding, averaging 5.8 rebounds per game.
The Panthers bounced back from the loss to Huntingdon with a 68-36 win at Agnes Scott on Wednesday. Katie Covington and Alex Wilson led the Panthers with 14 points each. Covington was 10-for-10 from the free throw line. Wilson made 4-of-8 3-pointers in setting a new season-high for points in a game. Stefanie Schuck had 10 of her 12 points in the second half, as the Panthers out scored the Scotties 44-17.
LaGrange Head Coach Mark Isenhour vs. Maryville:
Wallace is coaching against Maryville for the ninth time and is 0-8 in his fifth season as head coach of the Panthers.
The Panthers lead the GSAC in scoring, averaging 77.9 points per game and were fifth in Division III prior to the Agnes Scott game... Maryville leads the GSAC in defense, allowing 53.3 points per game... Covington leads the GSAC in scoring, averaging 17.2 points per game... Heather Miller (906) needs 41 points to move into third place behind Covington and Jessica Brown on the school's career points list...