Behrend Takes on Hilbert Wednesday

Behrend Takes on Hilbert Wednesday

ERIE, Pa. - The Penn State Behrend women's basketball team will face Hilbert for the second time this season, hosting the Hawks on Wednesday night in the Junker Center at 6 p.m. in an Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) matchup.

Behrend News & Notes

* The Lions are coming off a 48-44 loss to Mt. Aloysius on Monday
* Behrend outscored the Mounties by nine points in the fourth, but were unable to cut the 13 point deficit they were behind
* Senior Nicole Boyer (Blairsville, PA/Blairsville) led the Lions with a season-high 13 points
* Freshman Alanna Dibble (Lakewood, NY/Southwestern) pulled in nine rebounds for Behrend
* Dibble is ranked fourth in the AMCC with 54 offense rebounds this season
* The Lions are 6-11 overall with a 4-6 conference record

Hilbert News & Notes

* The Hawks won the AMCC Game of the Week against La Roche on Monday 66-56
* Taylor Corts led the team with 16 points including four three pointers
* The reigning AMCC Champions have lost only to La Roche and Penn State Altoona this season
* Hilbert is now tied for first place in the AMCC with the Redhawks with a 8-2 conference record
* Overall, the Hawks are 13-4 on the season
* Forward Kayla Proy is ranked second in NCAA Division III statistics with 3.38 blocks per game

Series History

* The Hawks won the first game this season, posting a 48-37 victory on December 5 in Buffalo, NY
* The Lions continue to lead the all-time series, 33-5
* Hilbert picked up four of its five overall wins against the Lions in the past two seasons