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2006-07 Season Review

G13: UNCG 71, Chattanooga 68

G14: UNCG 67, Furman 53

G15: UNCG 80, Georgia Southern 55

January 2, 2007-Chattanooga, TN (McKenzie Gym)

January 5, 2007-Greensboro, NC (Fleming Gym)

January 7, 2007-Greensboro, NC (Fleming Gym)

GREENSBORO, NC – The University of North Carolina at Greensboro KDGWKUHHSOD\HUVLQGRXEOHVĂ€JXUHVDQGRSHQHGWKHVHFRQGKDOIZLWKDQ 11-0 run as the Spartans defeated Furman 67-53 in Fleming Gymnasium on Saturday afternoon. UNCG was led by junior guard Kristen Boone, who scored a career-high 27 points on 10-of-14 shooting in the win. Irene Otamiri added a season-high 14 points and seven rebounds, while Meghan Chamberlain added 10 points. Senior guard Jasmine Byrd, who was playing in herr 100th career game, chipped in seven points and four assists. “We played well this afternoon,â€? head coach Lynne Agee said. “We really had several players step and contribute this afternoon, especially 0HJKDQ>&KDPEHUODLQ@ZKRKDVEHHQKXUW6KHUHDOO\GLGDJUHDWMRERQ the inside for us; she had a soft touch on the glass and played every aspect of the game well today.â€? Furman was led by Maggie McKemie, who had 10 points. Katie Johnson was the next leading scorer with nine points and Chrissy Phelps and Kali Holtfreter had eight points each. Adrienne Gilmore and Katie Johnson had three rebounds each. The Spartans opened the second half with an 11-point run sparked by a layup by Chamberlain. Otamiri then hit a three-pointer to extend the lead to 38-26 but three unanswered buckets pushed the lead to 43-26 at the 16:55 mark. Both teams went cold for the next two minutes combining for seven missed shots but it was the Spartans who were able to regroup, going on a 14-11 run to push the lead to 57-41 at the 8:18 mark, the largest lead of the night. Furman would get as close as nine points but it was the Spartans defense that sealed the win, forcing Furman into 25 turnovers, en route to UNCG’s second consecutive conference victory. 7KH6SDUWDQVVKRWSHUFHQWIURPWKHĂ€HOGRQRIVKRRWLQJ and out-rebounded Furman 42-16. UNCG also had a season-high 14 assists. The Spartans started the game quickly, opening up a quick 6-0 lead in the games opening minutes. Furman quickly got their offense going, hitting several buckets in the paint to cut the UNCG lead to 13-12 at the 11:01 mark. The Paladins capitalized on several Spartan fouls and were able to take a one-point lead. Byrd gave UNCG a little momentum and hit a three from the right side to push the lead back to 23-18 with just under seven minutes to play. Furman answered with a bucket in the paint and was able to cut the lead to 28-26 with just over three minutes left but a quick three by Otamiri and a steal and layup by Boone gave UNCG the 33-26 lead at halftime.

GREENSBORO, NC – The University of North Carolina at Greensboro KDGWZRSOD\HUVLQGRXEOHVĂ€JXUHVZLWKVHQLRU-DVPLQH%\UGOHDGLQJWKH ZD\ZLWKSRLQWVRQRIVKRRWLQJIURPWKHĂ RRUDVWKH6SDUWDQV defeated Georgia Southern 80-55 in Fleming Gymnasium on Monday night. KaLeah Latham had a game-high eight rebounds, while Brittany Frazier and Ashley Ling both had career nights. Frazier posted a careerKLJKSRLQWVRQRIVKRRWLQJDQG/LQJGLVKHGRXWDFDUHHUKLJKĂ€YH assists. “This was an important game for us,â€? head coach Lynne Agee said. “We knew it was going to be a tough physical game going in and it was IURPVWDUWWRĂ€QLVK,¡PSURXGRIWKHZD\WKDWZHKDQGOHGWKHLUSUHVVXUH Jasmine Byrd had another big night for us and Brittany Frazier provided a WHUULĂ€FVSDUNRIIRIWKHEHQFKÂľ Georgia Southern was led by Tiffany Brown, who scored 15 points. Chequilla Jessie and Ashley Melson added seven rebounds each. Georgia Southern (7-9, 2-3) opened the second half on a tear scorLQJWKHKDOI¡VĂ€UVWIRXUSRLQWVWREULQJWKH81&*OHDGWRLQWKHHDUO\ goings but Byrd was able to get the Spartans back into their rhythm hitting a three-pointer through the right side, extending the lead to 44-32. 7KH6SDUWDQ¡VVWLĂ LQJGHIHQVHZDVDEOHWRIRUFHEDFNWREDFN Georgia Southern turnovers but couldn’t convert on the other end, instead giving the ball right back to the Eagles who were able to hit several big shots cutting the lead to 49-39 with just underr 15 minutes to play in the half. UNCG (10-5, 3-2) got right back in the game going on a 6-2 run and KROGLQJWKH(DJOHVWRRQHĂ€HOGJRDORYHUWKHQH[WWKUHHPLQXWHV*HRUJLD Southern tried to pull the game close with several quick baskets but a UXQLQWKHJDPHVĂ€QDOĂ€YHPLQXWHVVHDOHGWKHYLFWRU\DVWKH6SDUWDQV picked up their fourth consecutive victory. 7KH6SDUWDQVVKRWSHUFHQWIURPWKHĂ RRURQRIVKRRWLQJ IURPWKHĂ RRUDQGSLFNHGXSUHERXQGV UNCG started the game fast, opening up with a 13-2 run in the JDPHVĂ€UVWIRXUPLQXWHV%\UGOHGWKHFKDUJHFRQQHFWLQJRQWZRWKUHH pointers early in the game. The Spartan defense continued to trouble *HRUJLD6RXWKHUQIRUFLQJWKH(DJOHVLQWRĂ€YHWXUQRYHUVWKURXJKWKHĂ€UVW eight minutes. 7KH(DJOHVFRQWLQXHGWRJRFROGIURPWKHĂ RRUEXWĂ€QDOO\JRWWKHLU Ă€UVWĂ€HOGJRDODWWKHPDUN81&*UHVSRQGHGE\JRLQJRQDQUXQ over the next four minutes to extend their lead to 28-11 at the 7:45 mark. Georgia Southern was able to cut the UNCG lead to 10-points with just under three minutes remaining but and got as close as 36-28 in the second half but the Spartans went on a 5-0 run to close the half and took a 41-28 lead into the lockeroom. 81&*VKRWSHUFHQWIURPWKHĂ RRULQWKHĂ€UVWKDOIRQRI VKRRWLQJWKHLUEHVWĂ€UVWKDOIVKRRWLQJSHUFHQWDJHVLQFHSOD\LQJ/RQJZRRG at the UNCG Thanksgiving Classic.

CHATTANOOGA, TN – The University of North Carolina at Greensboro pulled out a nail-biter and defeated, league leading Chattanooga, 71-68 in McKenzie Arena on Tuesday night. The Spartans snapped a 15-game losing streak to Chattanooga, dating back to the 1999-00 season,and SLFNHGXSWKHLUĂ€UVWFRQIHUHQFHZLQRIWKHVHDVRQ KaLeah Latham, Athens, TN native, scored a team-high 17 points on 6-of-14 shooting, and Kristen Boone and Jasmine Byrd scored 15 apiece, Irene Otamiri pulled down a career-high 12 rebounds. “I am so proud of the way this team played team basketball tonight,â€? head coach Lynne Agee said. “We haven’t beat Chattanooga in awhile and it was really great to see us battle with them tonight and play JUHDWWHDPEDVNHWEDOO:HZH¡UHORRNLQJIRURXUĂ€UVWFRQIHUHQFHZLQDQG WKLVZDVDJUHDWSODFHIRUXVWRSLFNXSRXUĂ€UVWZLQÂľ Chattanooga was led by Alex Anderson, who scored a game-high 28 points and pulled down 14 rebounds. Chattanooga (9-5, 2-1) opened the second half with a quick bucket to cut the lead to 36-30, but UNCG (8-5, 1-2) responded with several three-pointers by Jasmine Byrd to give the Spartans a 43-36 lead at the 17:58 mark. Chattanooga managed to cut the lead 49-43 with just overr 11 minutes left in the game behind baskets and free throws by Anderson. The teams traded buckets but it was the Lady Mocs who were able to capitalize at the charity stripe to cut the UNCG lead to 53-48 with just under eight minutes remaining in the game. Chattanooga’s Tagan Hatchett hit a huge three to cut UNCG’s lead to 3 three at the 6:48 mark. The teams again traded baskets but Chattanooga was able to take a late lead at the 4:07 mark on another three-point but a bucket in the paint by Brittany Frazier gave the Spartans a 58-57 lead with just under three minutes left LQWKHJDPHDQGWKH6SDUWDQVGHIHQVHKHOGWRJLYHWKHPWKHLUĂ€UVWFRQIHUence win. UNCG out-rebounded Chattanooga 49-31 and shot 39.4 percent IURPWKHĂ RRURQRIVKRRWLQJ The Spartans started the game slow, letting the Mocs take an early UXQWKURXJKWKHJDPHVĂ€UVWIRXUPLQXWHV.ULVWHQ%RRQHJRW81&*RQ the board at the 15:36 mark with a long jumper to cut the Chattanooga lead to 5-2 in the early goings. Irene Otamiri tied the game up with a long three-pointer but Chattanooga went on a 8-2 run to take a 14-8 lead with just overr 11 minutes remaining. UNCG was able to cut the Chattanooga lead to two behind a long two-pointer by Jasmine Byrd. The Spartans went on a 12-7 run over the last four minutes to take a 30-21 lead with just over three minutes to play in the half. The Spartans ended the half on a 14-8 run to take a 36-28 lead into the lockeroom. VISITORS: UNC Greensboro 8-5, 1-2 tot-fg 3-pt ## Player fg-fga fg-fga min 04 Otamiri, Irene f 2-5 1-2 33 Latham, Kaleah f 6-14 1-1 44 Chamberlain, Meghanc1-2 0-0 21 Boone, Kristen g 3-10 1-2 24 Byrd, Jasmine g 6-15 2-4 03 Dixon, Jasmine 1-4 0-1 22 Brooks, Kemena 2-8 0-2 23 Ling, Ashley 0-0 0-0 40 Frazier, Brittany 5-8 0-0 TEAM Totals 26-66 5-12 200 TOTAL FG% 3-Pt. FG% F Throw %

1st Half: 14-37 37.8% 1st Half: 3-9 33.3% 1st Half: 5-6 83.3%

HOME TEAM: Chattanooga 9-5, 2-1 tot-fg 3-pt ## Player fg-fga fg-fga min 32 SPANN, Kristen f 3-4 2-2 40 ANDERSON, Alex f 11-190-0 04 HATCHETT, Tagan g 2-5 2-5 10 HALL, Laura g 3-13 0-4 12 HAND, Brooke g 2-9 2-9 14 MOHR, Amy 0-2 0-1 15 WADE-FRAY, Jenaya 0-1 0-1 21 HUFF, Ashley 1-2 0-0 44 OGAN, Erin 1-2 0-1 TEAM Totals 23-57 6-23 6200 TOTAL FG% 3-Pt. FG% F Throw %

1st Half: 8-26 30.8% 1st Half: 2-11 18.2% 1st Half: 10-14 71.4%

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0-0 4-6 1-2 8-10 1-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0

4-8-12 7-2-9 3-1-4 0-2-2 0-1-1 1-3-4 2-4-6 0-2-2 2-6-8

14-19 20-29

3 3 2 1 4 4 1 3 2

5 17 3 15 15 2 4 0 10

4923

4 1 2 3 2 0 1 0 0 1 71

3 1 1 2 2 3 2 0 2

0 1 0 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 13 16 0

28 27 17 28 33 13 19 12 23 7

2nd Half: 12-29 41.4% Game: 39.4% 2nd Half: 2-3 66.7% Game: 41.7% 2nd Half: 9-13 69.2% Game: 73.7%

VISITORS: FURMAN (5-10, 0-4) tot-fg 3-pt ## Player fg-fga fg-fga min 41 MCKEMIE, Maggie f 4-11 0-0 50 LANGE, Jessica c 1-2 0-0 03 PHELPS, Chrissy g 3-5 0-1 11 STEPHENS, Lee g 0-4 0-2 12 LIEBSCHWAGER,Melissag1-5 0-1 20 BAKER, Sarah 3-5 0-2 21 HOLTFRETER, Kali 3-6 2-4 31 GILMORE, Adrienne 0-2 0-1 33 OPIE, Courtney 3-5 0-0 44 JOHNSON, Katie 3-7 0-0 54 AGIN, Katie 0-0 0-0 TEAM Totals 21-52 2-11 200 TOTAL FG% 3-Pt. FG% F Throw %

1st Half: 12-27 44.4% 1st Half: 0-7 0.0% 1st Half: 2-2 100%

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2-2 0-0 2-2 2-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-3 3-5 0-0

4-5-9 2 10 1 3 0 0-1-1 1 2 0 2 2 0-3-3 0 8 0 2 0 0-0-0 2 2 0 5 0 0-0-0 0 2 0 1 0 2-1-3 0 6 1 0 0 2-0-2 2 8 0 3 0 0-4-4 3 0 4 1 0 0-1-1 1 6 0 1 0 3-4-7 3 9 0 3 3 0-0-0 0 0 0 2 0 2-4-6 2 9-14 13-23-36 14 53 6 25 5

2nd Half: 9-25 36.0% 2nd Half: 2-4 50.0% 2nd Half: 7-12 58.3%

2 0 2 1 0 1 1 2 1 0 0

27 18 27 17 21 17 15 23 13 20 2

10

Game: 40.4% Game: 18.2% Game: 64.3%

VISITORS: Georgia Southern 7-9, 2-3 tot-fg 3-pt ## Player fg-fga fg-fga min 13 WATERMAN, Christa f 2-4 0-0 52 JESSIE, Chequilla f 5-14 0-1 03 BROWN, Tiffany g 6-13 1-3 04 WHITNEY, Carolyn g 2-12 0-6 24 RIVENS, Ashley g 0-6 0-6 01 WHITNEY, Elise 0-0 0-0 15 OGBURN, J’Lisia 1-2 0-0 22 HENRY, Concella 1-2 0-0 33 MELSON, Ashley 2-7 1-3 34 GEIGER, Jessica 1-1 1-1 TEAM Totals 200

ft-fta 3-4 6-9 0-0 0-0 2-2 1-2 0-0 2-4 2-3

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0-4-4 7-7-14 1-2-3 0-3-3 0-3-3 0-2-2 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 1-1-2 16-24 9-22-31

0 3 1 2 3 4 2 2 3 20

11 28 6 6 8 1 0 4 4

a to bl s 3 2 1 5 4 1 0 0 0

1 1 2 5 2 0 1 1 0

0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0

1 1 0 3 0 0 1 0 0

33 38 23 37 37 14 9 3 6

68 16 13 4

2nd Half: 15-31 48.4% Game: 40.4% 2nd Half: 4-12 33.3% Game: 26.1% 2nd Half: 6-10 60.0% Game: 66.7%

2IĂ€FLDOV7HUUL0DGGRFN0DULVVD:KDOH\'DZQ0DUVK Technical fouls: UNC Greensboro-None. Chattanooga-None. Attendance: 1285 Score by Periods 1st 2nd Total UNC Greensboro 36 35 71 Chattanooga 28 40 68

HOME TEAM: UNCG (9-5, 2-2) tot-fg 3-pt ## Player fg-fga fg-fga min 04 Otamiri, Irene f 5-9 4-7 33 Latham, Kaleah f 2-6 0-0 44 Chamberlain, Meghanc 3-9 0-0 21 Boone, Kristen g 10-14 1-1 24 Byrd, Jasmine g 3-11 1-7 03 Dixon, Jasmine 0-5 0-0 12 Hyson, Lakiah 0-1 0-0 22 Brooks, Kemena 0-3 0-0 23 Ling, Ashley 0-0 0-0 30 Grimsley, Gini 0-2 0-0 40 Frazier, Brittany 2-4 0-0 TEAM Totals 25- 64 6-15 314200 TOTAL FG% 3-Pt. FG% F Throw %

1st Half: 13-33 39.4% 1st Half: 4-10 40.0% 1st Half: 3-4 75.0%

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0-0 1-2 4-6 6-7 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-1

3-4-7 3 14 3 2 2-3-5 3 5 0 1 1-2-3 1 10 1 0 3-0-3 1 27 5 2 0-2-2 0 7 4 0 1-1-2 3 0 0 1 0-0-0 1 0 0 1 0-0-0 0 0 0 0 2-0-2 0 0 0 4 1-3-4 0 0 0 1 3-4-7 4 4 1 6 5-2-7 2 11-17 21-21-42 16 67 14

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2nd Half: 12-31 38.7% Game: 39.1% 2nd Half: 2-5 40.0% Game: 40.0% 2nd Half: 8-13 61.5% Game: 64.7%

2IĂ€FLDOV/DZVRQ1HZWRQ-RH6DOHUQR.DUHQ3UHDWR Technical fouls: FURMAN-None. UNCG-None.

TOTAL FG% 3-Pt. FG% F Throw %

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2-2 4-5 2-2 2-2 0-3 0-0 0-0 0-0 2-2 0-0

0-2-2 2-5-7 1-2-3 0-2-2 1-2-3 0-0-0 0-1-1 1-3-4 4-3-7 0-0-0

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9

12-16 9-22-31 18 55

9 19 4

1st Half: 9-26 34.6% 1st Half: 1-5 20.0% 1st Half: 9-13 69.2%

2nd Half: 11-35 31.4% 2nd Half: 2-15 13.3% 2nd Half: 3-3 100%

Game: 32.8% Game: 15.0% Game: 75.0%

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29-61 9-14

1st Half: 15-32 46.9% 1st Half: 6-9 66.7% 1st Half: 5-7 71.4%

0-0 2-5 0-0 1-2 3-4 0-1 0-0 2-2 0-0 0-0 5-6

1-6-7 1-4-5 1-7-8 1-3-4 2-2-4 1-4-5 0-0-0 0-0-0 1-1-2 2-3-5 3-1-4

2 2 0 4 0 1 0 2 1 3 2

13-20 13-34-47

9 7 4 7 25 2 0 2 0 9 15

17

6 2 1 3 1 2 0 0 5 1 1 3

1 3 2 4 1 3 1 0 1 1 5 3

1 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 2

3 2 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 1

80 22 22

2nd Half: 14-29 48.3% Game: 47.5% 2nd Half: 3-5 60.0% Game: 64.3% 2nd Half: 8-13 61.5% Game: 65.0%

2IĂ€FLDOV0HOLVVD/HZLV'DQ2XWODZ%RQQLH3HWWXV Technical fouls: Georgia Southern-Tiffany Brown. UNCG-None Attendance: 180 Score by Periods 1st 2nd Total Georgia Southern 28 27 55 UNCG 41 39 80

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a to bl s 0 0 2 5 0 1 0 0 1 0 2

20-61 3-20

HOME TEAM: UNCG 10-5, 3-2 tot-fg 3-pt ## Player fg-fga fg-fga min 04 Otamiri, Irene f 4-9 1-3 33 Latham, Kaleah f 2-4 1-1 44 Chamberlain, Meghanc 2-7 0-0 21 Boone, Kristen g 3-7 0-0 24 Byrd, Jasmine g 8-16 6-9 03 Dixon, Jasmine 1-4 0-0 12 Hyson, Lakiah 0-0 0-0 22 Brooks, Kemena 0-1 0-0 23 Ling, Ashley 0-0 0-0 30 Grimsley, Gini 4-4 1-1 40 Frazier, Brittany 5-9 0-0 TEAM Totals. 813200

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18 27 29 34 19 17 8 15 24 9

30 22 19 23 27 18 2 7 15 16 21

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