quick facts

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: 195-30 (six seasons)
Career Record: Same
Assistant Coach: Katie Woodruff (four seasons)
Asst. Office Phone: (731) 661-5171
Asst. Office Email: kwoodruf@uu.edu
Graduate Assistant: Molly York
Student Assistant Coaches: Joanne Vaughan, Joy Wynn

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

Previous Season:
Records: Overall 35-5; Conference 8-4
Conference Regular Season Finish: 3rd Place
Post Season-NAIA:
TranSouth Tournament Runner-Up; NAIA National Champions
Final Ranking: No. 7

Last Season in National Tournament: 2004 - Elite Eight
1st Round - def. McKendree 72-64, Sweet Sixteen - def. Auburn-Montgomery 68-47, Elite Eight - lost to Southern Nazarene 82-66

TranSouth History:
Seven straight TranSouth titles (1997-2003), eight straight overall (1996-2003)
NAIA National Tournament History:
16 appearances (1988, 89, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 00, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05)
National Tournament Record 38-14 (.7731)
First Place - 2 (1998, 2005)
Second Place - 2 (1993, 1997)
Total Final Four Appearances - 6 (1993, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2002, 2005)

Top Returning Players:
Name, Position, Class
Jennifer Henson, Guard, Senior
Ena Daniels, Guard, Senior
Tiffany Fisher, Guard, Senior
Natanya Smith, Forward, Junior
Merideth Richardson, Guard, Sophomore
Crystal Eason, Guard, Sophomore

Key Loses:
Name, Position, Highlights
Stephanie Clark, Forward, NAIA Player of the Year, National Tournament MVP, All-American
Monica Elliott, Guard, National Tournament Hustle Award
Molly York, Guard
Laura Mitchell, Guard

Top Newcomers:
Name, Height, Class, Position, Prior School, Highlights
Jessica Graves, 5-4, Freshman, Guard, Humboldt HS
DJ Sissoko, 6-3, Junior, Center, Knoxville College
Latorya Fuller, 5-7, Junior, Guard, Union University (Red-shirt)
Josephine Owino, 6-4, Freshman, Center, Union University (Red-shirt)

 

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