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ASU Women's Basketball travels to UT-Martin for a non-conference road test

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Game 2: Arkansas State (0-1) at UT-Martin (0-1)
November 12, 2012 l Skyhawk Arena
Martin, Tenn. | 7 p.m. (CT)
Radio: EAB Sports Radio Network<http://p.freestreams.com/?SPSID=35066&SPID=2746&DB_OEM_ID=7200&pid=447&t=1352571295990> (95.3 The Ticket-FM, 970 KNEA-AM) – Brad Bobo (Play-By-Play)
TV: None

SERIES
Series: 4-3, UT-Martin
Series (In Martin): 3-0, UT-Martin
Current Streak: ASU, 1 win
Last Meeting: Jan. 10, 2012 (ASU 83-68)
Brian Boyer Record vs UT-Martin: 1-0

MULTIMEDIA
Online Audio: AStateRedWolves.com
Live Stats: AStateRedWolves.com

QUICK SHOTS
• This season will mark the 39th for women's basketball at Arkansas State.
• Q McDowell has started in 76 straight games.
• Jane Morrill scored 10 points in the first half in ASU's season opener against Toledo. She has
reached double-figures in the first half four times in her career, with a high of 17 first half
points against Missouri State last season.
• ASU failed to score at least 50 points in a season-opening game for just the third time in the
Brian Boyer era against Toledo.
• Brian Boyer is 100-91 all-time against non-conference opponents.
• ASU opened the 2012-13 season with nine newcomers on the roster, the most during the
Brian Boyer era.
• Junior Jane Morrill was voted a second-team SBC All-Conference selection after leading ASU
in both scoring and rebounding last season.
• This season will mark the 39th for women's basketball at Arkansas State.
• Q McDowell has started in 76 straight games.
• Jane Morrill scored 10 points in the first half in ASU's season opener against Toledo. She has
reached double-figures in the first half four times in her career, with a high of 17 first half
points against Missouri State last season.
• ASU failed to score at least 50 points in a season-opening game for just the third time in the
Brian Boyer era against Toledo.
• Brian Boyer is 100-91 all-time against non-conference opponents.
• ASU opened the 2012-13 season with nine newcomers on the roster, the most during the
Brian Boyer era.
• Junior Jane Morrill was voted a second-team SBC All-Conference selection after leading ASU
in both scoring and rebounding last season.
• The Red Wolves return four of five starters from last season, including Ashley Olvera,
Quinishia McDowell, Andi Watson and Jane Morrill.
• Jane Morrill was the first A-State player to lead the team in both scoring and rebounding
since Adrianne Davie did it in 2006-07.
• ASU finished with an overall record under .500 for just the fourth time in Brian Boyer's 13
seasons at ASU.
• ASU outscored its opponents 954-914 at the Convocation Center last season on its way to a 9-
6 record on its home court.
• Brian Boyer begins his 14th season as the head coach of the ASU women's basketball team.
He is the only coach in ASU history (men's or women's) to win 200 games and is the school's
all-time winningest basketball coach.
• Junior forward Jane Morrill was selected as a first-team All-Sun Belt Conference selection by
College Sports Maddness.
• Seven of ASU's 15 players are from the state of Arkansas. The list includes Hanna Qedan, Andi
Watson, Jessica Flanery, Sandy Jackson, Xena King, Lindsey Killough and Brittney Gill.
• Sonja Tate joined the ASU coaching staff over the summer, returning to ASU where she played
from 1990-93. She still holds records in six statistical categories at ASU.

STREAKING BEYOND THE ARC
• ASU has knocked down a 3-pointer in 90 straight games.
• Freshman Jessica Flanery continued the streak with six seconds left in ASU's season opener
against Toledo. ASU had gone 0-10 from beyond the arc up until her make.
• The last time A-State did not make a ‘3' was on Nov. 20, 2011 against Virginia Commonwealth
when the Red Wolves went 0-11 from behind the 3-point line.

FIRST TIME FOR EVERYTHING
• Redshirt Sophomore guard Hanna Qedan made the first start of her career in ASU's season
opener against Toledo. In her previous 19 games she had come off the bench.
• Qedan also recorded a career-high six rebounds against Toledo.

RIGHT ON Q
• Q McDowell has started in 76 straight games.
• Her last non-start was on Dec. 30, 2009 against Denver.

SPREADING THE WEALTH
• Ashley Olvera has a 16 game active assist streak dating back to the 2011-12 season.
• She had a career-high 10 assists against UT-Martin last season.
• Olvera recorded an assist in all but one of A-State's 30 games last season.

SUCCESS AT THE CHARITY STRIPE
• ASU shot over 60 percent from the free throw line 27 times during the 2011-12 season.
• The three games ASU did not shoot at least 60 percent resulted in losses.

STREAK COMES TO AN END
• Q McDowell was held scoreless for the first time in her career against Toledo. In her previous
93 games she scored at least one point.

STARTERS LEAD THE WAY
• ASU had at least two or more starters score in double-figures 23 times last season.

MORRILL CONSISTENTLY CONSISTENT
• Jane Morrill scored in double-figures in all but two of ASU's games last season.
• She scored at least 15 points in 16 of those games, and topped the 20-point mark eight times.
• Morrill has recorded double-digit point totals in her last nine games.

HITTING THE BOARDS
• ASU recorded at least 30 rebounds in 22 games last season.
• The Red Wolves went over 40 rebounds two times, including a season-high 45 against
UT-Martin.
• ASU had a season high 29 defensive rebounds against UT-Martin last season.
• A-State had a season high 20 offensive rebounds against Texas A&M Corpus Christi.

PROJECT "3,584"
• The campaign is comprised of a 40-member committee that will be selling tickets to ASU's
regular season home opener against Wichita State on Thursday, Nov. 15 at the group rate of $4.
The goal of the committee is help ASU break its regular season, single-game, non-doubleheader
attendance record of 3,583, which was set against Ole Miss in 1996.

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