Published Wednesday, January 9, 2013 AT 11:22 PM / Updated at 1:25 AM
Women’s Basketball: UNO at IUPUI
Rob White Omaha World-Herald

When: 6 p.m. Thursday
Where: IUPUI Gymnasium, Indianapolis
Radio: 1180 AM KZOT

STARTING LINEUPS

UNO (11-3, 3-1)
F, C. Blair-Mobley, 5-10, Sr., 12.3
F, Paige Frauendorfer, 6-0, Sr., 13.9
C, Taijhe Kelly, 6-4, So., 4.4
G, Carly Cator, 5-9, Sr., 1.8
G, Jamie Nash, 5-4, Sr., 10.3

IUPUI (8-7, 2-1)
F, Kerah Nelson, 5-10, Sr., 13.3
G, DeAirra Goss, 5-10, Jr., 14.1
C, Clara Mitchell, 6-1, Sr., 2.7
G, Dee-Dee Bellamy, 5-6, Jr., 4.0
G, Katie Comello, 5-5, Jr., 9.9

Scouting UNO: Jamie Nash ranks fourth in the country in assists (7.5 per game) and ninth in steals (3.8). UNO’s all-time assists leader needs eight steals to become the Mavs’ all-time leader in that category as well. … Nash needs 17 points for 1,000 for her career. … Paige Frauendorfer is averaging a double-double in Summit League games, at 13.5 points and 10.8 rebounds. … Frauendorfer needs 47 points to reach 1,000 points in her career. … UNO leads the Summit in field-goal percentage (.425) and 3-point shooting (.354). UNO also leads the league in field-goal percentage defense (.356) and scoring defense (54.1 points).

Scouting IUPUI: Kerah Nelson, averaging 13.3 points and 5.7 rebounds, was first-team All-Summit last year after averaging 16.2 points and 6.2 rebounds. … Leading scorer DeAirra Goss played two seasons at Western Michigan. Her sister, Bria, was the SEC freshman of the year last season at Kentucky. … Jaguars lead the Summit in forcing 24.7 turnovers per game. With 371 turnovers forced, IUPUI trails only Kentucky, North Carolina and Alabama. … IUPUI is 6-2 at home. … Backup center Shawnece Teague is a cousin of NBA guards Jeff Teague and Marquis Teague. … Goss, Teague and Demetria Nunley-Lash all played at Indianapolis Ben Davis High.

About Rob White

Rob White is a staff writer for The Omaha World-Herald and covers UNO and the Omaha Storm Chasers. You can follow Rob on Twitter (@RWhiteOWH) or email him at rob.white@owh.com.