JAGS WOMEN’S BASKETBALL HOSTS MERCER

Game 6 | Nov. 26 | 11 a.m. (CST) | Mobile, Ala. | Mitchell Center

South Alabama (3-2, 0-0 Sun Belt)
Rankings: — AP | — Coaches | — RPI

Head Coach: Terry Fowler (Lane [Tenn.] ’86)
Record at USA (season): 114-132 (9th)
Career Record (season): 321-310 (22nd)
Record vs. Mercer: n/a

Statistical Leaders
Pts: Jaylin Powell (14.8)
Rebs: Zena Elias (9.5)
Asts: Mahogany Vaught (11)
Blks: Destiny Samuel (3)
Stls: Kiana Anderson (11)

Mercer (3-2, 0-0 Southern)
Rankings: — AP | — Coaches | — RPI

Head Coach: Susie Gardner
Record at Mercer (years): 196-145 (11)
Career Record (years): 372-294 (22)
Record vs. USA: n/a

Statistical Leaders
Pts: Jaron Dougherty (16.5)*
Rebs: Jaron Dougherty (9.8)*
Asts: Endia Banks (12)*
Blks: Shannon Titus (4)*
Stls: Shannon Titus (10)*
* as of November 23

Multimedia
Live Stats:  http://stats.statbroadcast.com/statmonitr/?id=375982
Twitter: @WeAreSouth_WBB

Series History
Overall: 7-5
Longest USA Streak: 4
Longest Mercer: 4
Current Streak: USA – 4 
First Meeting: 3/7/80
Last Meeting: 11/24/08

Opening Tip
– South Alabama is undefeated in the Mitchell Center so far this season. 
– South is 12-8 against current members of the Southern Conference with 12 of the 20 total games against Mercer.
– Seven of South Alabama’s 12 wins over SoCon opponents are over Mercer.  

Mercer Series Notes
– Neither of the head coaches have played against each other while at their respective programs.  
– This is the first matchup between the programs since Nov. 24, 2008 when the Jags won 96-82.
– South has won seven of the last ten meetings, dating back to the 1981 season. 
– This is only the third time Mercer has traveled to Mobile for a contest. 

Notes from New Orleans
– Jaylin Powell’s 22 points were a career high for the graduate student— including a season-best seven field goals — in addition to the most scored by a Jag this season. 
– She also made four three-pointers, tying the most she has hit this season previously set at Rutgers. 
– Powell recorded a career-best rebounds total as well in finishing just one shy of a double-double. 
– Both Dee Haymer and Tyrielle Williams recorded season-best rebounding figures. 
– Williams spent the most time on the floor of any Jag with a season-high 37 minutes.

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