Women's Hoops Featured In First Game Of Loyola-Mount Doubleheader
|Opponent||Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers|
|Date||Saturday, December 2, 2017|
|Location||Emmitsburg, Md. | Knott Arena|
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The Greyhounds are in the fourth game of a five-game road trip that will take them to Marquette, Norfolk State, William & Mary, Mount St. Mary's and St. Francis (NY).
Loyola is 1-2 on the road trip so far, falling at No. 16 Marquette, 83-63, before winning a nail-biter at Norfolk State, 61-58. The Greyhounds then fell at William & Mary, 70-49.
Saturday will mark the home opener for Mount St. Mary's, as the Mountaineers opened their season with six-straight away games.
The game will also be the first of a doubleheader between the Mount and Loyola, as the two men's teams will take the court at 4 p.m.
Mount St. Mary's enters Saturday's match-up looking for its first win of the season.
Loyola Greyhounds (2-4, 0-0 Patriot League)
Stephanie Karcz ranks third in the Patriot League with 17.2 points per game, while she leads the League with 20 steals, ranks third in field goal percentage (.548), seventh in assists (3.0 per game) and eighth in rebounding (8.2 per game).
Alexis Gray leads the team from long range, ranking third in the Patriot League with 2.2 3-pointers made per contest. She's third on the team with 10.8 points per game, while Izzy Therien is second with a 17.0 scoring average.
Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers (0-6, 0-0 NEC)
Kayla Agentowicz leads Mount St. Mary's with 13.7 points per game, hitting 15-of-28 shots from 3-point range (.533 percent).
Juliette Lawless leads the charge defensively, with a team-best 29 rebounds.
Loyola trails Mount St. Mary's, 23-13, in the all-time series.
The Greyhounds have come out on top of 10 of the last 13 meetings though, including the last two.
Mount St. Mary's leads the series in Emmitsburg, 11-7. Loyola has won four of the last six meetings on the road though.
Loyola outscored Mount St. Mary's 16-11 in the fourth quarter of last year's meeting, to pick up a 58-53 victory at Reitz Arena.
Alexis Gray led all players with a career-high 19 points, including a personal-best five 3-pointers.
The Greyhounds will close out its road trip with a game at St. Francis Brooklyn Wednesday night. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m.
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