Women's Basketball Set To Face Boston College

Jan. 9, 2001

CORAL GABLES, Fla.–The University of Miami women’s basketball team continues its three-game BIG EAST road swing at Boston College Wednesday night at 7 p.m. in Chestnut Hill, Mass.

Miami (7-5 overall, 0-2 in conference) enters the contest in search of its first BIG EAST win of the season after falling 64-51 to Virginia Tech Sunday afternoon.

Boston College (7-6 overall, 1-1 in conference) is coming off of a 70-65 loss to Georgetown on Saturday.

Miami leads the all-time series with BC 12-4, including a record of 5-2 in Conte Forum on the BC campus.

Chanivia Broussard (Miami, Fla.) led Miami with 10 points in the loss to the Hokies.

Sheila James (Rubonia, Fla.) leads the team averaging 12.1 points per game. Broussard is right behind James with 11.1 points per game.

Freshman Amber Jacobs leads the Eagles averaging 15.0 points per game.

The game will be broadcast live on WVUM (90.5 FM).