Spartans Meet Panthers for Mid-Week Matchup

Spartans Meet Panthers for Mid-Week Matchup

TAMPA, Fla. – The University of Tampa women's basketball team will host the Florida Tech Panthers Wednesday, February 7th. The women will take the court at 5:30 pm.  

The Matchup: University of Tampa (15-7, 8-7 SSC) vs. Florida Tech (9-11, 6-8 SSC)

Date/Time: Wednesday, February 7th at 5:30 pm. 

Location: Bob Martinez Athletics Center | Tampa, Fla.

Last Time Out: The Spartans hosted the Rollins College Tars and were victorious, winning with the score 63-54. Karma Jeremie led the offense and defense with 18 points, six assists, and 10 rebounds. Emily Eshoo was the second leading point scorer with 13. Rachel Warden recorded five of the Spartans 15 assists. As a team the Spartans shot 46 percent from the field and collected 26 rebounds. 

About the Spartans: The Spartans are led offensively by Tyghter who is averaging 12.4 points per game. She is followed by senior Jeremie and sophomore Warden with 11.5 and 9.3. As a team, the Spartans are averaging 62 points per game while shooting 45.5 percent from the field. 

About the Panthers: DeLise Williams leads Florida Tech with 206 points averaging 13 per game. She is followed by Gracie Doane who is averaging 8.8 points per game. As a team, the Panthers are averaging 65.1 points per game, 38.5 rebounds per game, shooting 41.3 percent from the field and 63.2 from the free throw line. 

Series History: The Spartans lead the all-time series record with Florida Tech with a slim 37-35 record. 

Tickets: Tickets for are $5 for adults, senior citizens, and coaches. Children under 12 will be admitted free. UT students, faculty and staff will be admitted free with a valid student ID.