PSAC East Takes Centerstage
Jan. 16, 2009
East Stroudsburg University's PSAC East women's basketball matchup at Shippensburg on Saturday will be televised live on CBS College Sports Network at 1 p.m. and available live online at ncaa.com.
The game between the Warriors and Lady Raiders is one of nine Division II basketball contests that will be featured on CBS College Sports Network this season.
Both teams enter with a 7-7 record and are led by two of the top players in the PSAC, Jackie Yandrisevits for ESU and Lauren Beckley for Shippensburg.
Yandrisevits is third in the PSAC in scoring at 20.1 points per game and is averaging 25.3 points and 11.3 rebounds over the last three games, both the most over a three-game stretch in her career at ESU.
She went over 1,500 career points and 600 career rebounds in a 54-49 loss to Kutztown on Wednesday night, posting 23 points and a career-high 15 rebounds against the Golden Bears. She enters with 1,521 points, seven away from passing Hall of Famer Lori Pio for fourth in school history.
Beckley, the returning PSAC West Player of the Year, had 31 points and 13 rebounds in her PSAC East debut on Wednesday in an 80-69 win over Mansfield as Shippensburg moves to the Eastern division this season. She is averaging 19.9 points and 9.7 rebounds per game.
-- Courtesy of East Stroudsberg University Athletics