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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: 291-43 (nine seasons)
Career Record: Same

Assistant Coach: Katie Woodruff (6th season)
Asst. Office Phone: (731) 661-5171
Asst. Office Email: kwoodruf@uu.edu

Graduate Assistant: Melissa Cook (1st season)

Student Assistant Coaches: Joy Wynn, Chelsea Crook, Catherine Clement

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

Previous Season:
Overall 35-1;
Conference 18-0
Conference Regular Season Finish: 1st Place

Post Season-NAIA: TranSouth Tournament 1st Place
NAIA National Tournament 3rd Place
Final Ranking: No. 1

Last Season in National Tournament:
2006 - 3rd Place
1st Round - def. Science and Arts 95-66
Sweet Sixteen - def. the Master's 95-78
Elite Eight - def. Lewis Clark State 82-57
Fab Four - lost to Vanguard 74-72

Conference Regular Season Championship History
TranSouth Regular Season Titles - 10 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004*, 2007, 2008
TCAC Regular Season Titles - 7 1986, 1987, 1988, 1990, 1992, 1993, 1996
VSAC Regular Season Titles - 3 1982, 1884, 1985
* co-champions Conference Tournament Championships History

TranSouth Tournament Titles - 9 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2007, 2008
TCAC Tournament Titles - 7 1986, 1987, 1988, 1990, 1992, 1993, 1996
VSAC Tournament Titles - 3 1982, 1884, 1985

NAIA National Tournament History:
19* appearances (1988, 89, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 00, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08)
17* straight appearances in national tournament National Tournament
Record 49-16 (.754)
First Place - 3 (1998, 2005, 2006)
Second Place - 2 (1993, 1997)
Total Final Four Appearances - 9 (1993, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2002, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008)
* - NAIA Record
 

Top Returning Players:
Name, Class, Position
Merideth Jacobs, Senior, Guard, (9.7 ppg, team high 81 threes made, 42%)
Josephine Owino, Senior, Center, (18.7 ppg, 8.6 rpg, 67% fg, NAIA Player of the Year, All-American)
Kaitlin Dudley, 5-10, Junior, Guard, (17.1 ppg, 67 made threes, 44%, All-American)
Kayla Hudson, 5-7, Sophomore, Guard (10.9 ppg, 7 apg, 62 made threes, 50%, All-American)
Zeinab Chan, 6-4, Sophomore, Forward (7.0 ppg, 5.7 rpg, All-Freshman)
Jessica Graves, 5-4, Senior, Guard (9.5 ppg, 33 made threes, 50%)

Key Loses:
Name, Position
Crystal Eason, Guard (11.6 ppg, 65 made threes, 40%, All-Conference)

Top Newcomers:
Name, Height, Class, Position, Prior School
Lavanda Ross, 5-7, Freshman Guard, Northside HS
Christina Ray, 5-7, Junior Guard, Univ. of Texas-El Paso
Ashley Lilliard, 5-10, Junior Forward, Parkland CC

 

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