By Brad Locke/NEMS Daily Journal
Mississippi State’s women are back in action with a pair of games today and Thursday at the Christmas City Classic in Bethlehem, Pa.
The Lady Bulldogs (7-3) will take on Buffalo (5-5) at 4 p.m. today. The Bulls are coming off a 58-42 win over Niagara on Dec. 21. Senior Kourtney Brown had her 35th career double-double in that game and leads the team with 20.4 points and 12.9 rebounds per game.
MSU, which last played Dec. 20 – a 61-49 win over Mississippi Valley State – is paced by Di’Amber Johnson (12.5 ppg) and Mary Kathryn Govero (12.2 ppg).
The Lady Bulldogs will play either Lehigh or Rider on Thursday. They are then off until Jan. 6, when SEC play begins at Vanderbilt.