Seimone Augustus leads LSU. The 6-1 senior guard is averaging 20.4 points and 4.9 rebounds per game and is coming off a 28-point performance against Vanderbilt on Thursday night.
Sylvia Fowles, who is averaging 16.5 points and 11.3 rebounds per game, posted 26 points and grabbed 22 rebounds in the victory over the Commodores. Fowles, a 6-6 sophomore center, is among the best in the nation with a 65.9 field goal percentage.
The Lady Bears have won two
straight, including a 90-40 victory over
"Baylor will bring in a championship mentality because they have secured one," LSU head coach Pokey Chatman said. "They are going to excellent in transition and aggressive on defense. With Sophia Young they will always have an opportunity to win the basketball game."
Young leads Baylor with 20.6 points and 10.1 rebounds per contest.
This will be the 10th meeting
between the two schools and just the second in
Following the game, LSU returns to
Southeastern Conference action by traveling to