SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Santa Clara women's basketball travels to Fullerton, California to play at the Titan Classic Friday and Saturday. The Broncos face Montana Friday at 3:30 p.m. and Delaware Saturday at 2:30 p.m.
Last week, the Broncos fell at RV/22 Missouri State 71-64 in a tight game.
Santa Clara 0-3 all-time against Montana with the first meeting coming in 1984-85. The last meeting came in Leavey Center Dec. 20, 2006.
The Broncos have never faced Delaware.
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Santa Clara (3-2) is scoring 75.2 points per game on 45.5-percent shooting. The Broncos defense allows 65.8 ppg while holding opponents to just 27.4-percent from beyond the arc.
Tia Hay leads the team with 12.0 ppg and 3.6 assists per game while going a perfect 18-for-18 from the free throw line. Ashlyn Herlihy's 8.8 rebounds per game are tops on the team and she is second in scoring with 11.6 ppg. Lauren Yearwood averages a team high 1.6 blocks per game to go with 10.2 ppg and 6.2 rpg. Merle Wiehl also averages double-figures with 10.0 ppg and Addie Walters scores 8.4 with a team best nine 3-pointers.
Montana (2-2) is scoring 68.8 ppg while allowing 66.3. The Grizzlies are shooting 43.6-percent from the field and 33.3-percent from downtown.
Mckenzie Johnston is the only player to average double-figures with 14.5 ppg. She also leads the team with 4.3 apg while adding 4.0 rpg. Emma Stockholm leads the way with 7.5 rpg while scoring 7.8 ppg. Overall, eight players average at least 5.5 ppg to lead a balanced attack.
THE FIGHTIN' BLUE HENS
Delaware (0-4) is scoring 56.0 ppg while allowing 77.5. Three of the Blue Hens' four defeats have come by at least 13 points. They are shooting 35.4-percent from the field and 37.0-percent from beyond the arc.
Tee Johnson's 12.0 ppg and eight steals lead the team. Jasmine Dickey leads the way with 9.0 rpg and is second with 11.8 ppg. Samone DeFreese scores 7.5 ppg with Abby Gonzales adding 7.0.
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