THE GAME: The University of Cincinnati women’s basketball team will play host to Florida State Wednesday, November 2013 to mark the home opener for the Bearcats.
THE SERIES: Florida State leads the all-time series 13-8 over the Bearcats. Wednesday’s meeting will be the first between the two squads since the 1991 season. The Seminoles have won the last five meetings.
Freshman Marley Hill started her UC career off on a strong note, tallying 16 points and six rebounds during her collegiate debut against Northern Kentucky. The freshman saw 25 minutes of action after starter Jeanise Randolph faced foul trouble early in the contest.
Cincinnati was selected to finish seventh in the inaugural season of the American Athletic Conference. Senior Dayeesha Hollins was a preseason All-Conference selection.
Cincinnati suffered a 77-61 loss to cross-river rival Northern Kentucky Saturday, November 9. Northern Kentucky shot 41.8 percent from the floor while UC fired at just a 36.4 percent clip.
FSU opened its 2013-14 season with a 93-59 victory over UNC Greensboro on Nov. 8. The 'Nolesheld the UNCG Spartans to 29.9 percent shooting from the field. Florida State registered 22 fastbreak points and held UNCG to none in its season-opening win.