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USF women vs. Saint Francis (Pa.) basketball preview

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USF women vs. Saint Francis (Pa.)

When/where: 2, Sun Dome, Tampa.

Radio: 1010-AM.

Records: USF 8-4, St. Francis 2-6.

Notable: USF has struggled at home, with losses to Florida A&M, East Carolina and Tulane. The Red Flash's record won't scare anyone, but they lost at Pittsburgh by a 75-70 score, so the Bulls need to take the game seriously, if only as the final tuneup before they open Big East play Monday at Connecticut. The Bulls are getting a double double from senior C Jessica Lawson (14.7 points, 10.9 rebounds per game) and five other players average nine or more points. St. Francis' top scorer is 5-6 G Britney Hodges at 16.6 points per game. USF needs every win it can get to continue a streak of six straight postseasons.

Greg Auman, Times staff writer

USF women vs. Saint Francis (Pa.) basketball preview 12/30/09 [Last modified: Wednesday, December 30, 2009 10:35pm]
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