The Lady Bulldogs defeated Lyon College 75-37 to open the 2003 TranSouth Conference season. Union improves to 13-1 overall and 1-0 in conference play. Lyon College falls to 6-10 overall on 0-1 in the TranSouth.
Union was by Christal Merriweather with 17 points and Jessica Henson with16 points on the night. Tashekia Brown led with eight boards. For Lyon College, Sarah Adcock led with 12 points and Candace Pettis added 11 rebounds. Union led Lyon 34-18 at the half.
The Lady Bulldogs shot 11 of 20 from behind the arc. Jessica Henson hit 4 of 7 and her sister, Jennifer shot 3 of 6. Union scored 20 points off of 31 Lyon turnovers.