GAMEDAY CENTRAL: NJIT

GAMEDAY CENTRAL: NJIT

NEWARK, N.J. - Jacksonville women's basketball (9-8, 2-2 ASUN) will be looking to string together back-to-back road wins when they play NJIT (5-11, 2-1 ASUN) in Newark, N.J. Saturday afternoon. Jacksonville holds a 6-0 all-time record against the Highlanders, who are off to their best start since joining the ASUN in 2015. Tip-off is scheduled for 1 PM, and the game is set to be broadcast on ESPN+.

Last Game: L, 62-59 vs North Alabama
Next Game: Jan. 22 at North Florida

-Senior Rolanda Hayes has put together six straight double-digit scoring efforts 
-Jasmyn Brown has reached double-digit scoring in all but two games
-Senior Trudy Walker currently leads the ASUN Conference with 10.1 rebs per game
-Trudy Walker and Kiara Meeks both rank among the ASUN's top-5 in field goal percentage
-Jacksonville currently leads the ASUN in rebounding with 41.8 per game
-The Dolphins have the best 3-point defense in the conference, allowing just 25.7 percent from beyond the arc 

GAME 18
DATE: Jan. 19, 2019
TIME: 1 PM
LOCATION: Newark, N.J.
VENUE: NJIT Wellness & Event Center
LIVE VIDEO: ESPN+
LIVE STATS: NJITHighlanders.com


JACKSONVILLE (9-8)
CONFERENCE: ASUN (2-2)
HEAD COACH: Darnell Haney
RECORD AT JAX: 9-8
SEASON AT JAX: First as Head Coach
WEBSITE: JUDolphins.com
TWITTER: @JAX_WBB


NJIT (5-11)
CONFERENCE: ASUN (2-1)
HEAD COACH: Mike Lane
SEASON AT NJIT: First
RECORD AT NJIT: 5-11
WEBSITE: NJITHighlanders.com
TWITTER: @NJITWBB