Pittsburg State at Northeastern State
When: Women at 5:30 p.m. and men at 7:30 on Wednesday.
Where: Jack Dobbins Field House.
Nicknames: Northeastern State RiverHawks; Pittsburg State Gorillas.
Records: NSU (11-5, 6-2 MIAA); Pitt State (12-4, 6-2).
Coaches: NSU (Randy Gipson); Pitt State (Lane Lord).
About NSU: The RiverHawks are now receiving votes (two) in the coaches’ poll. ... NSU’s last game was a 52-43 win over Washburn on Saturday. The RiverHawks’ Taylor Lewis led all scorers with 22 points. ... Lewis leads NSU in scoring this season with 16.1 points per game.
About Pitt State: The Gorillas are ranked 18th in Division II hoops. ... Pitt State has won two straight games, including a 51-48 win over Fort Hays State on Saturday. ... Lizzy Jeronimus is the Gorillas’ leading scorer with 19.1 points per game.
Records: NSU (12-4, 5-3); Pitt State (12-4, 5-3).
Coaches: NSU (Larry Gipson); Pitt State (Kevin Muff).
About NSU: The RiverHawks are coming off an 85-78 victory over No. 10 Washburn on Saturday. ... Over his last 12 games, NSU’s Jermaine Bransford — the MIAA’s leading rebounder — is averaging 16.7 points and 10.7 rebounds per game.
About Pitt State: The Gorillas snapped a two-game losing streak with a 72-69 over Fort Hays State on Saturday. ... Pitt State is led in scoring by Kaleb Porter at 13.7 points per game. JaVon McGee is the Gorilla’s top rebounder with 7.2 rebounds per contest.