DATE: November 7, 2012
SITE: Paul Porter Arena (3,500)
TIP-OFF: 7:00 p.m.
INTERNET: Big South Network (www.bigsouthsports.com)
LIVE STATS: GWUSports.com (www.gwusports.com)
SERIES (DI): Tied 7-7
SERIES VS. LIPSCOMB
The Runnin' Bulldogs and the Lipscomb Bisons overall series is tied at 7-7 since GWU moved to NCAA Division I in 2000-01. Gardner-Webb has won five of the last seven meetings between the two teams, yet the Lady Bisons won last year's meeting 76-65 at Lipscomb. GWU has not lost back-to-back games to Lipscomb since dropping three straight contests to the Lady Bisons from 2001-02 and 2003-04.
GWU IN SEASON OPENERS
Gardner-Webb is only 3-9 overall in season openers since moving to NCAA Division I in 2000-01. The Runnin' Bulldogs last won its season opener back in 2010-11, which was a 62-47 road win at Wofford.
GREEN RECOGNIZED BY COLLEGE SPORTS MADNESS
Gardner-Webb junior Catrina Green was named to the 2012-13 Madness Big South Preseason All-Conference Second-Team, it was announced by College Sports Madness (www.collegesportsmadness.com).
GWU PICKED NINTH IN BIG SOUTH PRESEASON POLL
The Gardner-Webb women's basketball team was picked to finish ninth in this year's Big South Women's Basketball Preseason Poll voted on by both coaches and media members. The Runnin' Bulldogs garnered a total of 62 points, which included one fourth-place vote and two sixth-place votes.
GWU WILL REMAIN AT HOME TO HOST TENNESSEE TEMPLE ON NOV. 12
The Runnin' Bulldogs will remain at home to host Tennessee Temple on Monday night, November 12th, at 7 p.m.