Great Danes Seek Third Straight Win at Vermont
BURLINGTON, Vt. - The Great Danes will look to push their win streak to three game when they visit Vermont on Saturday, January 5 in America East action. Tip-off is slated for 2 p.m. at Patrick Gymnasium and will broadcast on ESPN3.
UAlbany and Vermont will meet for the 41st time in the sport of women’s basketball. The Great Danes currently lead the all-time series, 22-18.
The Great Danes enter Wednesday with a 4-10 overall record and are coming off a 1-0 week. The squad opened 2019 with a 61-56 victory against Columbia in their 2018-19 America East opener. Heather Forster led all player with a career-high 13 points and a team-high seven rebounds. Alexi Schecter (11), Chyanna Canada (1) and Patricia Conroy (10) joined Forster in double-figure scoring.
Kyara Frames is totaling 12.6 points per game to lead the Great Danes. Forster is tied for second in the conference with a career-best 7.3 rebounds per game, while chipping in with 6.9 points per contest. Chyanna Canada and Amanda Kantzy add to the offense with 8.2 and 7.2 points per game, respectively. As a team, the Great Danes are scoring 51.7 points per contest, while shooting 35.8 percent from the floor and 28.5 percentage from behind the arc.
Vermont enters Saturday on a five-game skid. The Bearcats are coming off a 54-51 loss at UMas Lowell on Wednesday. Hanna Crymble is headlining the offense with 16.3 points and 5.8 points per game. As a team, the Catamounts are totaling 52.8 points per game but allowing opponents to score an average of 61.9 points per game.