Arkansas State women’s basketball hosts SIU-Edwardsville Wednesday

Red Wolves Raw: Matt Daniel after 12/1/20 practice

ARKANSAS STATE (0-1) vs. SIU EDWARDSVILLE (1-0)

Wednesday, December 2 • 5:00 PM CT • Jonesboro, Ark. • First National Bank Arena • ESPN+95.3 The Ticket

Last Meeting: Arkansas State, 58-39 (1980 in St. Louis, Mo.)

A-State Record vs SIUE: 1-0 (First meeting in Jonesboro)

Streak: A-State, 1

FIVE THINGS TO KNOW

  • Arkansas State is facing SIU Edwardsville for the second time in program history, last meeting in the 1980-81 season with A-State winning 58-39 at the Gateway Holiday Classic in St. Louis, Mo.
  • A-State currently sits at 749 total wins in program history, needing one to reach 750.
  • The Scarlet and Black has amassed a 323-113 (.741) overall mark in 33-plus seasons at First National Bank Arena.
  • Jireh Washington scored 12 points in the second half versus Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Nov. 27, giving her 10 or more points in five straight games and 11 of her last 12.
  • In the season opener versus UAPB, seven players made their debut for A-State – Hilani Cantone, Jordyn Brown, Jada Stinson, Mattie Hatcher, Talia Roldan, Seynabou Thiam and Karolina Szydlowska. Four of those players – Stinson (8), Hatcher (3), Roldan (2) and Szydlowska (10) scored for the Red Wolves.

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