by Mike Potter
N.C. Central tries to keep its recent winning ways in women's basketball alive today in its annual "PinkZone" game.
The opponent is Chicago State, a member of the Great West Conference that won the teams' first meeting 68-47 in Chicago last season.
The Eagles have won eight of their last 14 games.
Latoya Bennett (pictured) is NCCU's leading rebounder.
N.C. Central vs. Chicago State
[Saturday, 3 p.m., McDougald-McLendon Gym]
CSU leads series 1-0.
Records: NCCU 8-15, CSU 10-16.
Coaches' records - CSU: Angela Jackson 84-113; NCCU: Joli Robinson 205-187.
Leading scorers - CSU: Courtney Waldon 14.0; NCCU: Joanna Miller 18.6.
Leading rebounders - CSU: Courtney Waldon 5.8; NCCU: Latoya Bennett 7.2.
Assist leaders - CSU: Alyssa Waldon 3.2; NCCU: Danielle DeBerry 3.5.