Lady Hawks (9-6) vs. Albany State Lady Rams (6-9)
Thursday Jan. 24 • 6 pm • Winthrop-King Centre
By James Vallone
ROME -- The Shorter Lady Hawks will look to continue the winning ways, as they host the Lady Rams from Albany State. This season, the Lady Hawks are 4-1 at home with wins in their last two home games.
The two teams previously met on December 13 in Albany, with the Lady Hawks claiming the overtime victory, 53-49.
In the prior game, Kristin Nash led the team with 13 points while Lynette Harris added 11 points and nine rebounds. Shelby Farrer turned in the top rebounding effort of the season for the team with 13 boards to accompany her eight points.
April Thomas scored 20 points for the Lady Rams, including five points inside the final minute of regulation to send the game into overtime, where she accounted for the teams only points by connecting on second 3-pointer of the game.
Tip-off is scheduled for 6 pm at the Winthrop-King Centre. Fans unable to make the game can follow the live stats by clicking on this link. Fans can also catch all the live action by tuning into 95.7 WATG-FM The Ridge or by accessing the audio link located on the women's basketball schedule.