Vanderbilt vs. Lipscomb
|Site||Memorial Gym (14,168) |
|Date/Time||DEC. 7, 2006 • 8 P.M. CT|
|Head Coach||Kevin Stallings||Scott Sanderson|
|Conference||SEC East||Atlantic Sun|
|Series Record||VU leads, 19-4|
|Free Throw %||.718||.734|
Scouting Lipscomb: Lipscomb enters Thursday's contest with a 6-2 overall mark and a 2-0 conference record in the Atlantic Sun. The Bisons -- winners of four in a row -- have not played since a 68-54 home victory over North Florida on Saturday.
Senior guard Trey Williams leads all Bison scorers with 18.4 points per game. He is shooting 53.3 percent from the field (48-of-90) and 49.3 percent from 3-point range (33-of-67). He also is averaging a team-best 3.8 assists. Preseason Atlantic Sun Conference Player of the Year Eddie Ard ranks second on the squad with 14.0 points per game. The 6-5 junior swingman leads the Bisons in rebounding with 6.5 per contest.
Ard and senior guard Brian Fisk each were chosen Preseason First Team All-Atlantic Sun. Fisk is the Bisons third-leading scorer with 13.3 points per game.
Lipscomb was picked to finish second to Belmont in the A-Sun in separate preseason polls of the league's coaches and media.