Janita Badon leads the MWC in steals per game.
Dec. 5, 2010
Monday, Dec. 6, 7:00 p.m. MT - Utah vs. Westminster (Huntsman Center)
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SALT LAKE CITY - The Utah women's basketball team continues its four-game home stretch against Westminster of the NAIA on Monday, Dec. 6, at 7:00 p.m. MT in the Jon M. Huntsman Center.
Utah is looking to get back on track after dropping five of its last six games. The Utes are coming off a 65-54 loss to Arkansas. Iwalani Rodrigues scored a career-high 18 points for Utah in the loss.
The Utes are near the top of the Mountain West Conference in several defensive categories, ranking third in scoring defense (57.4), second in rebounding defense (33.8) and fourth in blocked shots (4.1).
Westminster is 10-2 on the season and ranked 10th in the NAIA standings. Michelle Pace leads the Griffins with 14.4 points and 5.9 rebounds per game.
The contest counts as an exhibition game for Westminster, but will count in the regular-season standings for the Utes.
Utah has won both times the two teams have played, in 2008 and 2009.