Lehigh to Visit Drexel – Lehigh University Athletics
BETHLEHEM, Pa. – The Lehigh women’s basketball team will head to Drexel for a Tuesday night showdown against the Dragons at 6 pm
Lehigh is 9-16 against Drexel and has lost the last four meetings. The last time the two teams met was in 2006 when the Dragons defeated the Mountain Hawks 62-55.
Lehigh is 2-2 after picking up his second win against Bloomsburg Friday night.
Drexel comes into the game 2-1, with his only loss coming against LaSalle.
Lehigh’s motto in recent years has been to share it and shoot it, and that’s exactly what this team has been doing this year.
After scoring 99 points in a two-point loss to Minnesota, the Mountain Hawks scored 97 points against Bloomsburg. It marked the first time in program history that this team has recorded at least 90 points in back-to-back games.
Through two weeks of the college basketball season, Lehigh ranks 37th in the nation in scoring (82.2), fifth in three-pointers made per game (11.2) and 17th in assists per game (19.2).
Senior Anna Harvey is coming off a career-high game. The point guard recorded 11 assists against Bloomsburg. Hottinger and Kramer led the way vs Bloomsburg with 18 points. Ella Stemmer recorded a season-high of 14 points and jnior Fabienne Eggenschwiler scored 10, which was a career-high for her.
Frannie Hottinger is 23rd in the nation in scoring (22.2), and Drexel’s Keishana Washington is third in the nation in scoring so far (29.0). Washington most recently put up 37 points against Maryland Eastern Shore.
Tuesday night’s game will be broadcast on NBC Sports Philadelphia and streamed on FloHoops.
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Date: November 22, 2022
Tip off: 6 pm
Arena (Capacity): Daskalakis Athletic Center
Location: Philly, Pa.
Lehigh’s record: 2-2
Drexel’s record: 2-1
Series: Drexel leads 16-9
TV: NBC Sports Philadelphia and FloHoops