Women's Basketball Set to Host Behrend Tip-Off Tournament

Women's Basketball Set to Host Behrend Tip-Off Tournament

ERIE, Pa. - The Penn State Behrend women's basketball team will host the Behrend Tip-Off Tournament on Friday and Saturday in the Junker Center. The Lions will take on Cazenovia in the first round on Friday evening at 6 p.m.

Schedule of Events/Coverage
Friday, November 15
Game 1: Behrend vs. Cazenovia, 6 p.m. (Live Stats/Video)
Game 2: Wittenberg vs. Heidelberg, 8 p.m. (Live Stats/Video)
Saturday, November 16
Consolation Game: Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 2, 1 p.m. (Video)
Championship Game: Winner Game 1 vs. Winner Game 2, 3 p.m. (Video)

Behrend News & Notes
* Behrend will host Cazenovia in their home opener on Friday evening
* The Lions are coming off a 83-74 win over Waynesburg last Friday
* Alanna Dibble (Lakewood, NY/Southwestern) had a double-double with 15 points and 10 rebounds
* Dibble was named the AMCC Athlete of the Week for her performance
* Ashley Seamon (West Allegheny, PA/West Allegheny) and Kara Haslett (Baden, PA/Ambridge) each chipped in 17 points

Cazenovia News & Notes
* The Wildcats are coming into the game with a 1-2 record
* Cazenovia took part in the Canton Tournament last weekend falling to SUNY Potsdam and taking down SUNY Canton
* The Wildcats battled D'Youville on Tuesday evening, falling 73-61
* Danielle Caivana led the offense with 18 points against the Spartans
* Caivana leads the team with 65 points on the season, averaging 21.7 in three games

Series History
* Behrend has an undefeated 3-0 record over the Wildcats in a series dating back to 1997-98
* The teams have not met since the 2012-13 season in the Behrend Tip-Off tournament where the Lions won 80-43