RIVERDALE, NY - Siena Women's Basketball begins a two-game road trip when they travel to Riverdale, New York to take on Manhattan in Draddy Gymnasium on Thursday, February 15 at 7 p.m. This is the Saints final road trip of the 2018 regular season.
Chris Watson and Steve Amedio have the call beginning with pregame coverage at 6:30 p.m. locally on WVCR 88.3 FM "The Saint" and through SienaAllAccess.com. Click on corresponding links at the top of the page to follow the action online. Follow @SienaWomenshoop on twitter for courtside updates and join in the conversation using #SienaSaints and #MAACHoops.
Siena leads the series 43-22 as the two teams meet up for the 66th time in program history, and the second time this season. The Saints have taken seven of the last 10 meetings and 11 of the last 15.
The Saints have won six of their last eight, including a 56-51 win over the Jaspers on January 26. Siena is coming off a 83-72 loss to Quinnipiac as the Saints scored their second most points this season. Maddie Sims is coming off back-to-back career-high games where she scored 20 points against the Bobcats with eight of her points coming from the free-throw line. Aaliyah Jones poured in 15 points following a perfect six-for-six from the charity stripe. Joella Gibson and Kollyns Scarbrough both added 14 for Siena against Quinnipiac.
Manhattan enters the game having won two of their last three matchups. They fell in overtime on Monday night to Monmouth, 63-59. Kayla Grimme leads the Jaspers with 14.7 points per game, 8.0 rebounds per game and 42 blocks on the season. Manhattan is 7-3 when playing at Draddy Gymnasium this season.
In addition to watching and listening to the game, read both teams' game notes, and follow the action through the live stats by clicking the corresponding links at the top of the page. Social media updates will be provided courtside by following Siena Women's Basketball's official twitter account @SienaWomensHoop. Join the conversation by using the hashtags #SienaSaints #MAACHoops and #MarchOn.