Coach Barron: ‘We need to contain dribble-penetration, rebound on both ends and have aggressive offensive execution’

Posted Nov. 30, 2012, at 7:17 p.m.

Women’s Basketball

MAINE vs. FLORIDA GULF COAST

Time, site: Saturday, 4:30 p.m., Alico Arena, Fort Myers, Fla.

Records: Maine 1-5, Florida Gulf Coast 3-3

Series, last meeting: 1st meeting

Key players: Maine — 5-9 G Ashleigh Roberts (14.0 ppg, 5.0 rpg), 6-1 F Danielle Walczak (9.7 ppg, 5.3 rpg), 5-10 G/F Liz Wood (7.3 ppg, 4.2 rpg), 6-3 C Anna Heise (6.8 ppg, 3.8 rpg), 5-6 G Courtney Anderson (5.8 ppg, 1.7 apg), 6-2 F Mikaela Gustafsson (5.8 ppg, 3.2 rpg); FGCU — 5-10 G Sarah Hansen (18.0 ppg, 8.8 rpg), 5-10 G Lerrin Cook (10.7 ppg), 5-7 Brittany Kennedy (9.6 ppg, 5.8 apg), 5-7 G Betsy Adams (8.5 ppg), 5-11 F Katie Meador (5.5 ppg, 5.7 rpg)

Maine coach Richard Barron’s keys to the game: “We need to contain dribble-penetration, rebound on both ends and have aggressive offensive execution.”

Game notes: UMaine, which lost to VCU on Nov. 24, plays the first of eight straight games on the road. FGCU went 29-3 and made the NCAAs last season. The Bears must limit turnovers against a quick opponent. The Eagles beat Hampton 70-59 on Nov. 24.

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