Augustana College Hosts North Park Vikings


Rock Island, Ill., — Viking pitted against Viking, Augustana College and North Park University women’s basketball teams will face off in a conference matchup Saturday evening in a test of wills.

The two CCIW teams tip-off at 5:00 PM CST, on Feb. 17 at the Roy J. Carver Center. Keith Lehrman, Rocky Jones, and Royce King will be the officiating crew.

Location: Carver Center, 639 38th St, Rock Island, IL 61201

The Vikings of North Park (9-14, 4-10 CCIW) close out their season on the road, with their final two games against opponents from the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW). Coming off a tough, 60-58 loss to Elmhurst College on Wednesday, the Vikings had their senior night spoiled by the Bluejays. Looking to return the favor, North Park will visit Augustana on their senior night as teams make a late push for the post season. North Park is guided by Head Coach Amanda Crockett.

Led by Head Coach Mark Beinborn, Augustana (13-10, 6-8 CCIW) who defeated North Park back on Jan. 20, will look to pull out a victory Saturday, in the Carver Center. After falling to Millikin, 82-63 the Vikings play their final home game of the season before visiting CCIW opponent North Central.

Watch live here.

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Illinois Tech Hosts Alma College Scots


Chicago, Ill., — Tonight’s game between Robert Morris-Springfield and Illinois Tech scheduled at 5:30 PM CST, has been postponed due to the impending forecast. The contest has been rescheduled for Wednesday, February 21st at 5:30 PM.

The Illinois Tech womens basketball team returns to action Saturday, Feb. 10 to face Alma College in a non-conference match-up in the Keating Sports Center.

Gametime is at 1:00 PM CST, with Derrick McCullough, Royce King, and Joel Jerominski as your crew of officials.

Location: Keating Sports Center at IIT, 3040 S. Wabash, Chicago, Ill. 60616

The visiting Scots of Alma College (2-20, 1-13 MIAA) are members of the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association. After falling to conference opponent Albion College, 79-47, the Scots are looking to get a win on the road at IIT. Alma’s Emily Eldridge led all players with 20 points. The Scots are coached by Head Coach Kris Johnson.

With tonight’s game against RMU Springfield postponed, Illinois Tech (1-19) prepares for Alma, as they look to finish the regular season on a high note.

Be sure to follow the Scarlet Hawks and the Alma Scots on social media for updates.

Check out live stats here.

Rose-Hulman Fightin’ Engineers Visit Hanover Panthers


Hanover, Ind., — The Rose-Hulman Fightin’ Engineers women’s basketball team has a road test Wednesday, Jan. 31, against Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) opponent Hanover College.

The two NCAA Division III squads tip-off at 7:00 PM EST, with Adam Rider, Chris Vanhoose, and Royce King as your crew of officials.

Location: Hanover College at Collier Arena, 100 Morse Lane, Hanover, IN 47243

The visiting Fightin’ Engineers (16-3, 12-0 HCAC) remain undefeated in conference play after knocking off the Transylvannia University Pioneers by a score of 68-56 on Saturday. The big HCAC win gave Rose its 34th straight victory on their home floor (Hulbert Arena) – the nation’s longest home win streak in women’s Division III hoops. Head Coach Jon Prevo and the Fightin’ Engineers look to secure their 15th straight win when they visit Hanover.

The Panthers (12-7, 8-4 HCAC) led by Head Coach John Jones, are sitting at the No. 4 slot in the HCAC standings as Hanover came up short, 64-62 against Bluffton in Saturday’s HCAC contest. After dropping two straight in league play, the Panthers look to get back on track as they host Rose-Hulman, Wednesday.

Live footage of the game can be found here. Follow Rose-Hulman and Hanover on social media for updates.