Women's basketball welcomes Young Harris Thursday night

Women's basketball welcomes Young Harris Thursday night

GREENWOOD – The Lander women's basketball team (19-5, 8-2 PBC) wraps up a four-game homestand as the Bearcats face Young Harris (9-16, 6-12 PBC) on Thursday night in a Peach Belt Conference game at 5:30 p.m. 

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• The Bearcats enter the contest with a six-game winning streak, defeating their last six opponents by an average of 26.7 points per game. 

• Senior Breshay Johnson comes into the game as Lander's new all-time scoring leader with 1,758 career points. 

• Lander knocked off Young Harris 72-50 on the road on Dec. 14. 

• A win over the Mountain Lions would give Lander its fourth consecutive season with at least 20 wins. Lander's only other such streak came from 2007-11. 

• The Bearcats are looking for their fifth consecutive win over Young Harris. 

• Lander is leading the PBC in free-throw shooting with a 741. percent mark at the charity stripe.