Archive for Saturday, February 10, 2001

KU WOMEN TRAVEL TO MU

February 10, 2001

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Senior guard Jennifer Jackson enters today's game against Missouri (3:05 p.m., Hearnes Center) needing just 12 points to reach the 1,000-point mark.

Senior forward Jaclyn Johnson became the school's 15th member of the 1,000-point club earlier this season, and senior forward Brooke Reves joined the club in Kansas' 70-60 loss to Colorado.

Today's game will be televised live locally on cable channel 50.

Missouri (14-7 overall, 5-5 Big 12) is led by Amanda Lassiter, a 6-foot-1 senior forward who averages 19.8 points per game. Marlena Williams, a 6-1 senior forward, adds 12.2 points per game.

Kansas (9-12, 3-7) is led by its three seniors. Johnson leads KU with 16.3 ppg and is followed by Reves (14.2 ppg) and Jackson (10.3 ppg).

KU leads the Border War series with Mizzou, 33-24. The last four games played in Columbia were decided by an average of five points.

Kansas will play host to Texas Tech on Wednesday.

Probable Starters

KANSAS (9-12, 3-7)

F -- Brooke Reves, 6-0, Sr.

F - Jaclyn Johnson, 6-1, Sr.

G -- KC Hilgenkamp, 5-10, Jr.

G -- Jennifer Jackson, 5-10, Sr.

G -- Selena Scott, 5-6, Jr.

MISSOURI (14-7, 5-5)

F -- Evan Unrau, 6-1, Fr.

F -- Amanda Lassiter, 6-1, Sr.

F -- Marlena Williams, 6-1, Sr.

G -- Kerensa Barr, 5-10, Soph.

G -- Tracy Franklin, 5-10, Sr.

Tipoff: 3:05 p.m. today, Hearnes Center, Columbia, Mo. TV: Cable channel 50.

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