Dec. 9, 2012
Complete Texas Game Notes | Complete ULM Game Notes
#12/16 TEXAS (5-1) vs. Louisiana-Monroe (2-6)
Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012 ~ 7:02 p.m. Central ~ LHN
Frank Erwin Center (16,540) ~ Austin, Texas
Game Day Information
TELEVISION: The game will be televised nationally by Longhorn Network. Fran Harris (pxp) and Debbie Antonelli (analyst) will call the action.
RADIO: KVET-AM 1300 "The Zone" will broadcast Tuesday's game. Craig Way (pxp) and Amie Smith Bradley (analyst) will handle the call.
SERIES: Texas leads, 6-0. Last meeting: Texas 91-61 (Feb. 28, 1998; Austin, Texas)
SIX STRAIGHT DOUBLE-DOUBLES ... Sophomore forward Nneka Enemkpali became the first player in Texas history to record six consecutive double-doubles with her 16-point, 12-rebound performance against UCLA. Through six contests, Enemkpali is averaging a team-best 20.5 ppg and 13.7 rpg.
TRIO PILING UP DOUBLE-FIGURE SCORING ... Behind Nneka Enemkpali's team-high 20.5 ppg, two additional starters for the Longhorns are contributing double-figures. Chassidy Fussell is averaging 17.6 ppg and Cokie Reed is adding 10.3 ppg.
UNDERCLASSMEN CRACK NATIONAL RANKINGS ... Entering Tuesday's contest, sophomore forward Nneka Enemkpali is ranked second among all NCAA Division I players with 14.0 rebounds per game (thru all games as of Dec. 3). Freshman center Imani McGee-Stafford ranks sixth with 3.6 blocks per game.
LONGHORNS AMONG NATION'S BEST ... Texas ranks first among all NCAA Division I programs (thru all games as of Dec. 3) with 8.4 blocks per game. Additionally, the Horns are second in rebound margin (+20.8), third in field-goal percentage defense (28.8%) and fifth in scoring margin (+28.4).
Texas vs. Louisiana-Monroe
Tuesday's contest marks the seventh between Texas and Louisiana-Monroe. The Longhorns have taken all six meetings in the series including a 1984 NCAA Regional matchup, 99-91, in Ruston, La. The last meeting between the two teams came Feb. 28, 1990 with Texas winning 91-61. Tuesday's game is the third time the Warhawks have visited Austin.
Series Quick Facts
Overall Series Record - Texas, 6-0
Most UT points - 99 (Mar. 23, 1984)
Most ULM points - 91 (Mar. 23, 1984)
Fewest UT points - 68 (Dec. 7, 1985)
Fewest ULM points - 54 (Dec. 7, 1985)
Largest UT margin - 30 (91-61; Feb. 28, 1990)
NCAA Regional Rematch
ULM, Northeast Louisiana at the time, and Texas met in the second round of the 1984 NCAA Tournament played in Ruston, La. Texas won the game 99-91 behind Andrea Lloyd's 29 and Fran Harris' 26 points.