Tonight, the Lady Pioneers will be hosting NCAA Division 2 opponent on their home floor as the Oakland City Lady Oaks come to take on the Lady Pioneers. Earlier this season the Lady Pioneers went to Oakland City and took home the victory 89-82 that saw the Lady Pioneers start off the season 4-0.
In that game the Lady Pioneers were led by Oriona Woods who scored 23 points and grabbed 8 rebounds. E'moni Washington added in 20 points of her own while securing a double-double and grabbing 12 rebounds. The Lady Pioneers who will go into the game now 12-7 on the season and looking to add on to their win against Mississippi University of Women this past weekend. Oakland City University is heading into the game 6-10 on the season but have won 4 of their last 6 games heading into this contest.
The Lady Pioneers will rely on Oriona Woods this game like the last as she is a top-10 scorer in the country and plays a big role in why the Lady Pioneers are the number 2 offensive team in the country. Another big reason why the Lady Pioneers is they're winning the turnover battle against their opponents as they are causing 5 more turnovers a game than they are committing on average, good enough to place them at number 3 in the country. Those stats are a big reason why the Lady Pioneers are ranked number 5 in the country.