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Women's basketball looks to extend streak over rival Erskine Wednesday morning

Women's basketball looks to extend streak over rival Erskine Wednesday morning

GREENWOOD – The Lander women's basketball team plays host to rival Erskine on Wednesday morning at 11:00 a.m. in Finis Horne Arena for the "District 50 Education Game." 

WATCH: Bearcat Broadcasting Network

LIVE STATS: Women's Basketball

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

GAME SPONSOR: Chick-Fil-A

STORYLINES 

• Lander (2-2) is seeking its eighth win in its last nine home games at Finis Horne Arena, dating back to last season.

• Erskine (2-4) is in the midst of a five-game road trip after going 1-2 in its first three road games of the year.

• The Bearcats are 41-17 overall against the Flying Fleet and have won 14 consecutive games in the series. 

• Lander currently boasts four different players averaging double-figures in socring. Jessica Harris leads the team with 15.3 points per game, followed by Mylea McKenith with 14.5 points per contest. Amiaya Melvins and Symone Starks each are averaging 12.0 points per outing.

• Three of Lander's four games this season have been decided by eight points or less. 

• Lander is making 9.3 three-pointers per game, led by Starks and McKenith, who have each made nine on the year. 

• Wednesday's game will be attended by students from Brewer Middle School, Northside Middle School and Westview Middle School.