BRONX, N.Y. - The Saint Joseph's women's basketball team caps a two game road swing this Thursday as the Hawks head to Fordham for a 7 p.m. matchup at Rose Hill Gym.
Thursday's game will be streamed on the Atlantic 10 network, with free audio coverage provided by Saint Joseph's Sports Network.
GAME STORIES . . .
• The Hawks and Rams will meet for the 45th time, as SJU enters the matchup with an 36-8 edge in the all-time series.
• Thursday is the second of two meetings this season between the Hawks and Fordham with SJU earning a 47-44 win in the first matchup on January 18 at Hagan Arena.
• Saint Joseph’s has won two straight in the series, but has dropped three straight to the Rams at Rose Hill Gym.
• Saint Joseph’s and Fordham enter Thursday as two of the top shooting teams in the Atlantic 10 with the Hawks hitting 40.2 percent and the Rams 39.8 percent.
• Thursday’s contest is a Jesuit Basketball Spotlight game and the second straight for SJU.
• The Hawks are coming off a thrilling 66-63 win at Saint Louis on Sunday.
• Saint Joseph’s senior Amanda Fioravanti posted a career-high 21 points and grabbed eight rebounds in Sunday’s win over the Billikens.
• The Hawks have won four straight, and eight of their last nine.
• Saint Joseph’s last won eight of nine conference games in 2012-13 as the Hawks opened A-10 play with a 10-1 record en route to finishing 11-3 and capturing the A-10 championship.
• At 8-3 in the A-10, the Hawks have already matched last year’s total for conference wins.
Series History Saint Joseph’s vs. Fordham
All-Time Series: SJU leads 36-8
Last Meeting: 1/18/17, SJU, 47-44
Last SJU Win: 1/18/17, 47-44
Last Fordham Win: 1/17/16, 47-40
Current SJU Streak: W-2