Game 23: GEORGIA STATE (5-17, 1-10 SBC) vs. LOUISIANA (11-11, 6-4 SBC)
Feb. 8, 5 p.m. • GSU Sports Arena • Atlanta, Ga.
TV: ESPN3 • Radio: 1340 The Fan 3 / 103.7 FM


• Georgia State hosts Louisiana and ULM Thursday and Saturday at the GSU Sports Arena. Both games will be broadcasted on ESPN3.

• The Panthers are looking to snap a four-game losing streak. Two of those losses were by single digits including an overtime defeat to UT Arlington.

Kierra Henry is averaging a team-best 14.0 points per game. She has scored double-digit points in 16 games this season.

• Georgia State is shooting an impressive 74.5% from the free throw line this season which ranks first in the Sun Belt.

• The Panthers rank 16th in the country with 348 free throws made. That mark is tops in the Sun Belt.

• GSU ranks fourth in the Sun Belt in steals per game with 8.5. Madison Newby is third in the conference with 2.10 steals per contest.

Kierra Henry scored 28 points at Troy earlier this season. It was the most points scored by a Panther since Kelcey Roegiers scored 33 in 2007.

• Junior Kierra Henry leads Georgia State in points (308) and assists (76). Francesca Minali is the leading rebounder with 111.

• Sophomores Jada Lewis and Madison Newby were named preseason All-Sun Belt.

Jada Lewis was the 2016-17 Sun Belt Freshman of the Year and Madison Newby was the 2015-16 SBC Freshman of the Year.

• The Panthers had a challenging start to the season, facing Florida, No. 4 Mississippi State and Georgia Tech on the road for the first three games.