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Lander faces Columbus State Saturday afternoon in conference opener

Lander faces Columbus State Saturday afternoon in conference opener

GREENWOOD – The Lander women's basketball team returns to action on Saturday afternoon as the Bearcats continue a three-game home stretch with their Peach Belt Conference opener against Columbus State at 1:30 p.m. 

WATCH: Bearcat Broadcasting Network

LIVE STATS: Women's Basketball

SOCIAL: Follow @LanderWBB on Twitter for in-game updates

GAME SPONSOR: CPW

STORYLINES 

• Lander (3-2) has won its last four PBC openers.

• Columbus State (3-0) leads the all-time series 35-16, but the Bearcats have won the last two meetings. 

• The Bearcats are 66-22 in Finis Horne Arena since the 2012-13 season.  

• Four different players have led the Bearcats in scoring over the first five games of the year. 

• Mylea McKenith leads the Bearcats in scoring, averaging 15.2 points per game. 

Tabitha Dailey is averaging 8.0 rebounds per game, tops on the team. 

• Both teams have faced third-ranked Carson-Newman this season. Lander fell to the Eagles 89-84, while the Cougars upset C-N, 88-83.