Centenary Basketball travels to University of Dallas this Weekend
Friday, December 14, 2012 | by Nathan Yacovissi

SHREVEPORT – Centenary men’s and women’s basketball returns to action on the road this weekend, taking on University of Dallas Saturday and Monday. The game times Saturday have the Ladies tipping off at 1 p.m. with the Gents following at 3. Monday the Ladies play at 5:30 p.m. with the Gents following at 7:30.

Last time out the Ladies (1-7) fell to cross-town rival LSU-Shreveport 86-54. Vashni Sharp-Moore led Centenary with 18 points for her third consecutive game team high. It was a good week for Sharp-Moore as she combined for 44 points, 26 of those points for a season high, in the team’s first win over LeTourneau.

Her play was good enough to notch a spot on the D3 Hoops team of the week and Southern Collegiate Athletics College Player of the Week.

The Gents (5-3) look to shake off a tough loss also against LSU-Shreveport where they fell 92-71. JaColby Hardin-Crawford had a career and season high 26 points while Jonathan Blount picked up 18.

The Gents are 1-1 in SCAC play after splitting a home conference series against Trinity and Southwestern earlier this month.

University of Dallas women’s basketball opens conference play for the first time this season. Its record is 5-1 after defeating Dallas Christian College 82-42. Kylie Yoshimura tied for a game high 15 points in this one with Christy Allen right behind with 14.

University of Dallas men’s basketball team is coming off a win in the Citizens Bank Classic title game after knocking off Wheelock College 58-54. University of Dallas (3-2) was led by Kym Malone, who had a team high 16 points. Saturday’s game will also be its conference opener for the season.

All the games can be followed by live at http://livestats.prestosports.com/udallas/.