Women's Hoops Set for Intra-City Battle at USD
Dec. 7, 2012
SAN DIEGO -
After playing three consecutive Pac-12 teams, the San Diego State women's basketball team will renew its cross-town rivalry with the University of San Diego for the 36th time on Saturday at Jenny Craig Pavilion. The game will be aired live on FOX Sports San Diego, starting at 3:30 p.m.
-When and Where: Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, Jenny Craig Pavilion (5,100), San Diego, Calif., 3:30 p.m. PT
-Live Media: The game will be televised live on FOX Sports San Diego with Mike Pomerantz (play-by-play) and Jud Buechler (color commentary) calling the action. In addition, a live audio webcast featuring Chris Ello, as well as live stats will be available on goaztecs.com.br> -SDSU Head Coach Beth Burns: Burns (Ohio Wesleyan, 1979) is in the eighth year of her second stint as head coach at San Diego State. She led the Aztecs for eight seasons from 1989 to 1997, before returning in 2005. She has an overall head coaching record of 353-247 in 21 seasons, and she is 272-182 in her 16 campaigns at SDSU.
-USD Head Coach Cindy Fisher: Fisher (Arizona State, 1988) is in her eighth season at USD and has compiled a school record of 132-92. Her overall heading coaching record stands at 185-173 in 12 campaigns. .
-Series History: The Aztecs and Toreros are meeting for the 11th consecutive season and the 36th time overall. USD won last year's contest at Viejas Arena by the score of 56-45. SDSU emerged victorious in overtime, 72-63, in the last game at Jenny Craig Pavilion in 2010. SDSU leads the series 27-8 and is 10-4 at USD.