USF women vs. Florida Gulf Coast
When/where: 7; Sun Dome, Tampa
Records: FGCU 4-3, USF 6-0
Notable: These teams met in the Women's NIT in 2008 and 2009, splitting two close meetings, and now open a home-and-home series. … USF has three double-digit scorers in Andrea Smith (16.5 ppg), Andrell Smith (14) and Inga Orekhova (11), who have combined for 38 of USF's 41 3-pointers. Freshman guard Courtney Williams made the Big East weekly honor roll after a 16-point game in USF's win at UNC-Asheville. … FGCU, which lost to DePaul 60-58, holds opponents to 55.4 ppg and has a strong scorer in 5-10 guard Sarah Hansen (18.3 ppg, 8.7 rpg).
Greg Auman, Times staff writer