MACU teams lead the SAC; men score 99 ppg

Evangels rosters sprinkled with Texans; games aired in HD

WAXAHACHIE, Texas  --  Playing Mid-America Christian University is not new for the basketball teams from Southwestern Assemblies of God University.

Saturday they face MACU for the first time as fellow members of the Sooner Athletic Conference.

The women’s teams meet in the Sheaffer Center at 3:00pm (CST). Approximately two hours later the men are set for a 5:00pm tipoff.

Plenty of seating will be available as students have yet to return to campus for the next semester.

Both contests are going to be broadcast in high definition by SAGU Sports Live. The pregame show for the women’s game starts at 2:45pm.

Rob Price, the host and play-by-play man, will be joined by color analyst Tim Roberts.

To access the HD video, visit www.sagu.edu and click on the Watch SAGUtv button.

A complete recap of the games will be posted here on Saturday night. It will feature action photos from the game.

Fans from both teams can view and/or purchase from hundreds of action photographs and images from the two games. They will be posted by Sunday.

Shot by Oak Leaf, Texas resident Steve Patterson, they can be seen at: movingpictures.photoreflect.com 

MACU’s fan base in Oklahoma City has reason for optimism. For the first time since joining the NAIA both teams are off to 3-0 starts in the SAC.

WOMEN'S PREVIEW

The Lady Evangels are 9-3 in all games and sit in the SAC catbird seat. Already this season they have enjoyed an eight-game win streak, their best since hooking up with the NAIA.

MACU scores 76 ppg and surrender 67.  SAGU (6-5 record) nets 62 ppg and allow 58.

Neither team gets more rebounds than their opponents, though they hold their own.

Both squads average 16 turnovers an outing. MACU, however, coax their enemies into 24, four more than the Purple Pride.

The area that may determine the winner will take place along the three-point arc. Mid-America is stroking 8.3 trifectas per game while SAGU has netted 5.2.

The Lady Lions permit opponents to make just 33% of their shots – the stingiest in the Sooner. MACU is eighth at 38%.

The red-clad visitors have four player scoring in double digits; Ashlee Ferguson 13.6, Adaugo Osuala 11.4, Lauren McKinney 10.5 and Cheyenne Been 10.2.

Been and Ferguson both have 28 treys.

Ferguson and McKinney hail from The Colony and Fort Worth respectively. Four others call the Lone Star State their home.

Senior guard Nia Winston (Garland, Tx / Lakeview Centennial HS ) leads the league in scoring with 17.3 ppg. Jirah Rodriguez (Georgetown, Tx / Georgetown HS ) is next at 8.8.

From downtown, Winston has fired 23 treys. Rodriguez and Taylor Hill (Waxahachie, Tx / Waxahachie HS ) have 13 and 11.

The Pride are led on the boards by freshman Laken Ward (Cleveland, Ark / Wonderview HS ) and senior Shaquita Roberts (San Antonio, Tx / Byron Steele HS ) who are credited with 6.5 and 6.4 rebounds per game.

The Lady Evangels lead the series over the past decade, 4-1. Four of the games were decided by less than ten points.

MACU won the last meeting in 2009, 67-64, in OKC.

MEN'S PREVIEW

The Evangels are 7-2 overall, losing only a pair of game on the road by two points; 97-95 at Bacone College, 111-109 at College of the Ozarks (10-3).

Head Coach Willie Holley is in his 41st season at MACU. His 776 career wins ranks second most in the history of the NAIA.mills-layup-vs-pqc

Mid-America is third in the nation in scoring at 99 points per game. The Lions (8-1 / 1-0 in SAC), who allow 70 ppg, will have their hands full.

The Evangels are powered by the diminutive Semar Farris, a 5’5 junior guard from Ft. Worth. He is accounting for 21 ppg.

Farris has been true on 55% of his shots and, at 55-of-61 (90%) on the free throw line, controlling him will tax the Lions.

Senior forward Angelo Lewis is fourth in the conference at 19.4 ppg.

Another local product, Jarius Wilson (Duncanville, Tx), a 5’11 guard, compliments Farris with 14.7 ppg.

Three other players are also from Texas, including Luke Mergersen (Duncanville) and Josh Smith, who is from nearby Venus (19 miles from Waxahachie).

The Evangels pressure their opponents into 23 turnovers, six more than they commit themselves. It is the best ratio in the league.

SAGU ties their horse up to the post of man-to-man defense. They hold foes to 38% shooting, tops in the SAC.

The Lions ability to grab offensive rebounds, 15.6 per game, combined with nearly 10 threes per contest as well as converting 71% from the charity stripe, make them tough to beat.

Six players are producing double figures with four of them scoring 15 or more.

The teams have played four times in the last 10 seasons, splitting the games. MACU won the last two, 102-98 in 2011 and 77-69 in 2010, both in OKC.

The last time they played in Waxahachie was 2005 when the Lions came away with an 80-71 triumph.

Contact: Mark “Link” Warde, SAGU Sports Information Director, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or at 469-658-2847.
 

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No. 4 Lions edge OKCU, 65-62

Jan 31, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Defense, offensive boards, free throws critical in the clutch SAGU plays at home on Saturday at 5pm; ring ceremony at 4:30pm OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma  --  They may appear as poised...

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SAGU hoops face nationally ranked OKCU tonight

SAGU hoops face nationally ranked OKCU tonight

Jan 30, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Fans can watch live video; other media available SAGU boasts SAC's leading scorers in men/women in Rambo/Winston OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma  --  When Southwestern Assemblies of G...

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Lions trump Royals, 107-76

Lions trump Royals, 107-76

Jan 28, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Walter, Creer sizzle; SAGU sinks 58% of their shots Now 17-2, team prepares for No. 27 ranked OKCU on Thursday Current S.A.C. Standings:   http://www.soonerathletic.org/ Natio...

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Lions in Arkansas to play Ecclesia College tonight

Lions in Arkansas to play Ecclesia College tonight

Jan 27, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

SAGU reaches midseason in SAC; big home games coming Sooner Conference Midseason Update (click here) WAXAHACHIE, Texas  --  The college basketball regular season enters its final ...

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A Fan's Guide to the Sooner Athletic Conference

A Fan's Guide to the Sooner Athletic Conference

Jan 25, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Q & A with Ray Fink, league S.I.D. and historian What are the benefits SAGU and other new members enjoy? The SAC has won 84 national championships and is looking for more WAXAHACHIE...

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Bostwick optimistic after setback

Bostwick optimistic after setback

Jan 24, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

SAGU suffers second loss inspite of all-out effort Coach dishes out praise, stresses need to refine in the fire WAXAHACHIE, Texas  --  Ever the teacher and mentor, Southwestern As...

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Wayland scores final seven points, tops SAGU

Wayland scores final seven points, tops SAGU

Jan 24, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Tied at 82, Pioneers pull upset, 89-82 Cold-shooting Lions can't offset 39 to 13 in free throws Click here for expanded Box Score Click here for Play-by-Play Read Coach Bostwick...

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Preview of SAGU -vs- WBU twinbill

Preview of SAGU -vs- WBU twinbill

Jan 23, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Statistical breakdown of the two games PLAINVIEW, Texas  --  When Southwestern Assemblies of God University's women's and men's basketball teams take the court on Thursday...

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Follow SAGU hoops Thursday at WBU

Follow SAGU hoops Thursday at WBU

Jan 23, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Games aired on video, radio, LiveStats and audio Lady Lions (10-9) vs. Flying Queens (8-8); Lions (16-1) vs. Pioneers (12-5) PLAINVIEW, Texas  --  The eleven basketball teams in t...

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SAGU whistles past Northwood, 92-84

SAGU whistles past Northwood, 92-84

Jan 22, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

14 Three-Pointers were critical as Lions overcame foul trouble SAGU, now 16-1, starts second half with 13-0 run keyed by tactical move Bostwick describes the team and what th...

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Lions ascend to No. 1 in NAIA Poll

Lions ascend to No. 1 in NAIA Poll

Jan 21, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

10-game win streak elevates SAGU to top spot WAXAHACHIE, Texas  --  The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) released the new Top 25 Coaches Poll just minute...

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SAGU jousts with Knights in Cedar Hill

Jan 21, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Lions fans urged to make the short trek to Nutting Arena The Southwestern Assemblies of God University women’s and men’s basketball teams will be in action tonight in their shortest...

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Rambo named Conference Player of the Week

Rambo named Conference Player of the Week

Jan 20, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Senior guard now leads the NAIA in both scoring, steals Lions play at Rambo's high school in Cedar Hill, Tuesday, 8:00pm WAXAHACHIE, Texas  --  For the second t...

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Lions contending among the NAIA's best

Lions contending among the NAIA's best

Jan 20, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Ranked No.2 last week, new Top 25 Poll coming on Tuesday SAGU goes 3-0 last week, play in Cedar Hill, Tuesday at 8:00pm WAXAHACHIE, Texas  --  Men’s basketball in the Nation...

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Rambo picked for NCCAA honor

Rambo picked for NCCAA honor

Jan 19, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Senior earns second national Player of the Week award WAXAHACHIE, Texas  --  Dominique Rambo collected his second National Player of the Week award this season, this one from the Nati...

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No. 2 ranked Lions outlast No. 11 St. Gregory's

No. 2 ranked Lions outlast No. 11 St. Gregory's

Jan 19, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Twenty-four lead changes before SAGU seizes control, wins 91-83 Walter (29-pts), Rambo (22), Gentry (17) lead Lions to 10th straight win Box Score, Game Play-by-Play and Standings listed be...

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Hoops teams in action Saturday at St. Gregory's

Hoops teams in action Saturday at St. Gregory's

Jan 18, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Lady Lions play at 3:00pm, Lions at 5:00pm Overview of both games posted below WAXAHACHIE, Texas  --  Southwestern Assemblies of God University is set to play a road basketball&nb...

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Bostwick comments on the win over John Brown

Bostwick comments on the win over John Brown

Jan 17, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Coach praises strengths of defenders Gentry, Rambo Backcourt duo includes "the best defender in the country" WAXAHACHIE, Texas  --  Thursday night’s 63-5...

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SAGU grounds Golden Eagles, 63-52

SAGU grounds Golden Eagles, 63-52

Jan 17, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Gentry, Rambo, Walter, 'D' shutdown John Brown Saturday in the S.A.C.: SAGU (14-1) at St. Gregory's (13-2), 5:00pm Box Score and Standings (links below) Coach Bostwick's...

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SAGU hosts John Brown Univ. on Thursday PM

SAGU hosts John Brown Univ. on Thursday PM

Jan 15, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Lady Lions (8-8) vs Golden Eagles (11-3) at 6:00pm Lions (13-1) vs Golden Eagles (12-3), 8:00pm SAGU Sports Live to broadcast both games in HD WAXAHACHIE, Texas  --  Southwest...

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Grit and heart propel Lions over Stars, 68-63

Grit and heart propel Lions over Stars, 68-63

Jan 14, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Bostwick calls defensive standoff his favorite game SAGU hosts John Brown (12-3) in Thursday night biggie Box Score and Standings links below WAXAHACHIE, Texas  --  They ...

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Replay Lions' Top 12 Plays-of-the-Night

Replay Lions' Top 12 Plays-of-the-Night

Jan 12, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

SAGU takes 80-71 conference win behind playmakers Lions host Oklahoma City University on Monday at 8:00pm WAXAHACHIE, Texas  --  One of the wonders of film is the ability to recal...

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Pair of scoring surges propel Lions to 80-71 win

Pair of scoring surges propel Lions to 80-71 win

Jan 12, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

SAGU tops Science & Arts with 12-0, 11-0 runs Oklahoma City visits the Sheaffer Center on Monday night Links below to:  Box Score, Play-by-Play, Standings and Photo Gallery WAX...

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SAGU looks to brand Drovers with W's

Jan 11, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Lady Lions host USAO at 3:00pm; Lions play at 5pm SAGU Sports Live will broadcast all of today's excitement! Links to HD Video and LiveStats listed below PREVIEWS of both games...

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Lions steady in 86-80 road win over Wesleyan

Lions steady in 86-80 road win over Wesleyan

Jan 10, 2014 - Mens Basketball News

Gentry, Walter, Adoyi come up big to stymie Rams SAGU hosts USAO on Saturday at 5pm; rematch of NAIA opener Box Score and Standings (links below) FORT WORTH, Texas  --  Southw...

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