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Firebird Women on the Road against the King College Tornadoes Thursday

Lillian McGill
Lillian McGill

The UDC Firebirds Women's Basketball Team (12-7)  will be on the road Thursday, February 3, in a re-match against the King College Tornadoes (6-14) in Bristol, Tennessee. Game time is 6p.m.


The Firebirds defeated the Tornadoes, 66-62, on January 8, in the first game of the UDC New Year's Classic, and look to sweep the series on Thursday. In their last outing, UDC lost a close game, 62-69, to the Fayetteville State University Broncos on January 24. King defeated Young Harris 71-55 in their last game.


UDC is led by senior forward/center Lillian McGill (Criminal Justice-Sumter, SC), who is ranked #4 in rebounds in the country among NCAA Division II schools, averaging 12.6 rebounds per game.


The game will be streamed live through the UDC Athletics web, and may be heard by clicking on the "Game Central" button on the front page. The progress of the game may also be followed by clicking on the "Live Stats" link on the calendar section of the web site.