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Location:
1050 Union University Drive
Jackson, Tennessee 38305
Phone: (731) 661-5130
Fax: (731) 661-5182
Founded:
1823
Enrollment:
3747
Nickname:
Bulldogs
Colors:
Red & White
Affiliation:
NAIA
Conference:
TranSouth Conference
Acting Director of Athletics:
Tommy Sadler (tsadler@uu.edu)
Office Phone: (731) 661-5218
Athletic Secretary:
Teresa Thomas (tthomas@uu.edu)
Office Phone: (731) 661-5130
Sports Information Director:
Steven Aldridge (saldridg@uu.edu)
Office Phone: (731) 661-5027
Office Fax: (731) 661-5182
Website:
www.uu.edu/athletics

Coaching Staff:
Head Coach: Mark Campbell
Office Phone: (731) 661-5344
Office Email: mcampbel@uu.edu
Alma Mater: Lipscomb University (1994)
Record at Union: 256-42 (eight seasons)
Career Record: Same
Assistant Coach: Stephanie Clark (2nd season)
Asst. Office Phone: (731) 661-5171
Asst. Office Email: sclark@uu.edu
Graduate Assistant: Jennifer Henson (2nd season)
Student Assistant Coaches: Joanna Vaughan, Joy Wynn, Chelsea Crook

Gymnasium/Facility:
Gym: Fred DeLay Gymnasium
Capacity: 2,200

Previous Season:
Records: Overall 30-6; Conference 15-3
Conference Regular Season Finish: 1st Place
Post Season-NAIA:

TranSouth Tournament 1st Place;
NAIA National Tournament 3rd Place
Final Ranking: No. 5

Last Season in National Tournament:
2006 - 3rd Place
1st Round - def. The Masters 86-55
Sweet Sixteen - def. Oklahoma Christian 87-61
Elite Eight - def. Houston Baptist 83-58
Fab Four - lost to Lambuth 64-66

TranSouth History:
Seven straight TranSouth titles (1997-2003), eight straight overall (1996-2003)
NAI
A National Tournament History:
18 appearances (1988, 89, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 00, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07)
National Tournament Record 46-15 (.754)
First Place - 3 (1998, 2005, 2006)
Second Place - 2 (1993, 1997)
Total Final Four Appearances - 8 (1993, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2002, 2005, 2006, 2007)

Top Returning Players:
Name, Class, Position
Crystal Eason, Senior, Guard, 1.06 ppg, 85-212 (.401) three pointers
Merideth Richardson Jacobs, Junior, Guard, (Medical Redshirt Season in 2006-07)
Josephine Owino, Junior, Center, 12.3 ppg, .634 FG%, All-Conference, All-American
Kaitlin Dudley, 5-10, Sophomore, Guard, 14.0 ppg, 81-180 (.450) three pointers, All-Conference, All-American

Key Loses:
Name, Position
Natanya Smith, Senior, Center, 13.8 ppg, 8.8 rpg, All-Conference, All-American
Ena Daniels, Senior, Guard, 9.2 ppg
Latorya Fuller, Senior, Guard, 8.9 ppg
DJ Sissoko, Senior, Forward, 9.9 ppg


Top Newcomers:
Name, Height, Class, Position, Prior School
Laura Crittendon, 5-5, Freshman, Guard, Westview HS (Redshirt)
Kayla Hudson, 5-7, Freshman, Guard, Gleason HS, Tennessee Miss Basketball
Latorya Bellomy, 5-11, Freshman, Forward, Austin Peay State Univ. (Redshirt), Two-Time Miss Basketball Finalist
Ella Joines, 5-7, Freshman, Guard, Barking Abbey HS (England), 18 ppg
Beatrice Awino, 6-6, Freshman, Center, Mombossa HS
Sara Chan, 6-4, Freshman, Forward, Sudan

 

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