Jaylyn Gordon Continues To Lead SBC In Scoring
Louisiana Ragin' Cajun guard Jaylyn Gordon continues to lead the Sun Belt Conference in scoring, as women's basketball enters it's second week of league action.
Gordon, a senior from West St. John High School out of Edgard, Louisiana, is averaging 18.9 points-per-game over 11 games, which leads the conference.
Rebekah VanDijk of UTA is currently second, at 16.6.
Gordon's teammate, junior Simone Fields is currently third in scoring, averaging 15.6 points a contest, while Appalachian St.'s Joi Jones (14.9) and Coastal Carolina's Rachael Gregory (14.7) round out the top five.
Gordon, who has compiled 1,186 career points, also leads the league in three-point shots made per game, averaging 2.6.
The Cajuns, as a team, rank second in the conference in scoring, averaging 71.8 points-per-game, behind Troy, who is averaging just over 87.
Louisiana, who is currently 7-4, overall, and 1-1 in Sun Belt Conference play, opens up a three-game homestand on Saturday, when they play host to the ULM Warhawks at the Cajundome.