Nov. 24, 2003
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - The University of New Mexico women's basketball team will play it's second straight home game of the season against the Cal State Fullerton Titans on Tuesday night at 7:00 PM. The Lobos and Titans met last season in Fullerton with UNM claiming an 80-55 victory. New Mexico is coming off an opening 77-75 win over USC, while Cal State Fullerton lost at home to Fordham 81-43.
TONIGHT'S GAME: Tonight's game features the Lobos of the University of New Mexico against the Titans of Cal State Fullerton. This is the second straight home game for the Lobos and the first road game of the season for Cal State Fullerton.
SCOUTING THE LOBOS: UNM opened the season with a 77-75 victory over the Southern California Women of Troy. UNM is currently led in scoring by freshman Julie Briody with 18 ppg. and senior Melissa Forest with at 13 ppg. Forest also leads the Lobos on the boards with 10 rpg and junior Mandi Moore leads UNM in assists at 4 apg.
SCOUTING THE TITANS: Cal State Fullerton opened the season with a loss at home to Fordham 81-43. The titans are led by Tessa Moon with 16 ppg and Amber Pruitt with 10 ppg. Fullerton is led on the boards by Cynthia Sorrell with 8 rpg.
THE COACHES: UNM is led by head coach Don Flanagan in his ninth season at New Mexico. Flanagan is 169-81 at UNM. The Titans are led by Dr. Maryalyce Jeremiah. Jeremiah is in her 24th season overall and 8th season at Fullerton. Her overall record is 375-239, with a 112-94 record at Fullerton.