Saturday’s doubleheader will open SIAC play, as the Magicians look to start off on a good note versus the Tigers.
Tip-off is set for 5:30 PM (WBB), with the men following at 7:30 PM CT.
The Lady Tigers (0-4) dropped their fourth straight game, Tuesday, falling 61-51 to Augusta University Lady Jaguars. After a slow start to the season, the reigning SIAC Champions, look to turn things around by opening conference play with a win at LOC. Benedict is led by freshman forward Ay’Anna Bey, who is averaging 12.5 ppg and 7.3 rpg.
The Lady Magicians (1-3) put an end to their losing streak Tuesday, with an 88-84 road victory over Concordia Lady Hornets. With a victory under their belt, the Lady Magicians aim to keep it going and take care of home court in back-to-back SIAC action Saturday and Monday.
On the men’s side, LOC (2-3) fell to Clayton State Lakers in a tough 86-83, battle on Monday, Nov. 20. The Magicians had another solid shooting night, but were outrebounded 40-27 by the Lakers. In a showdown of the purple and gold, LeMoyne looks to put an end to Bendict’s (6-0) early winning streak. The Tigers are coming off an 83-79 win over Augusta.