Loading…
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
Published: Wednesday, 2/10/2010

College basketball previews: 2-10

•Time: 7 p.m.

•Records: UT is 3-21, 0-10 MAC; MU is 10-13, 7-3

•Radio: 1370

•Series: Miami leads 66-49

•Notes: UT has lost 14 straight, failing to surpass the 60-point barrier in each of those games. The Rockets are coming off a 65-59 setback to Buffalo on Saturday. … Miami has won four straight, including a pair of road victories last week over Western Michigan and Northern Illinois. … Freshman G Jake Barnett paces the Rockets with 13.6 points per game. … Senior G Kenny Hayes leads the RedHawks with 14.3 ppg. … Miami is 7-2 at home this season, while UT has never won a true road contest under second-year coach Gene Cross — a span of 26 games.

Northern Illinois at Bowling Green

•Time: 7 p.m.

•Records: NIU is 8-14, 4-6 MAC, BG is 11-11, 4-6.

•Radio: 99.1 FM, 1230 AM.

•Series: Tied 25-25.

•Notes: The defending MAC regular season champion Falcons are set to play five of their last seven games at Anderson Arena. … The Falcons are 6-3 at home this season, including a 2-2 record against MAC opponents. … BG and NIU are tied for eighth place in the MAC standings. … The Falcons, who went 5-1 against MAC West teams last season, are 2-3 against MAC West teams heading into tonight's contest. … The Falcons have dropped three of their last four games, but are 9-0 this season when holding opponents to 62 points or less.

•Time: 7 p.m.

•Records: UT is 18-5, 8-2 MAC; Akron is 14-9, 8-2

•Radio: 1230

•Series: UT leads 34-7

•Notes: UT has lost three of its last four meetings with Akron, including a 64-62 setback on the road last season, but the Rockets hold a commanding 20-2 edge in games played at Savage Arena. … UT is 7-1 at home this season, while the Zips are 5-8 on the road. … Senior F Tanika Mays leads the Rockets with 15.1 points and 7.3 rebounds per game. … Junior F Kara Murphy paces Akron with 14.9 ppg.

Bowling Green at Central Michigan

•Time: 7 p.m.

•Records: BG is 19-5, 9-1 MAC, CMU is 8-14, 5-5.

t•Radio: 88.1 FM.

•Series: BG leads 42-12.

•Notes: The Falcons have defeated the Chippewas nine straight games. … Lauren Prochaska, who has made 215 3-pointers in her career, needs one to match Liz Honegger's school career record. … Prochaska scored a career-best 43 points in a 94-79 win over CMU at Anderson Arena last season. … BG is a victory shy of recording its MAC-leading 15th 20-win season. … The Chippewas are 6-2 at home and are undefeated (4-0) at home in MAC play.



Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil. Don't attack other readers personally, and keep your language decent. If a comment violates these standards or our privacy statement or visitor's agreement, click the "X" in the upper right corner of the comment box to report abuse. To post comments, you must be a Facebook member. To find out more, please visit the FAQ.

Points of Interest