Husson Plays Lyndon State on 92.9 The Ticket
The first place Husson University basketball teams will try to extend their lead in the North Atlantic Conference when they host the Lyndon State College Hornets tonight.You can hear the games live on Sports Radio 92.9 The Ticket, 929theticket.com and on our free mobile app from Radio Pup.
The women's game will tip-off at 5:30pm and the Eagles will put their 11-1 conference record on the line against the 3-9 Hornets. Husson freshman Kenzie Worcester leads the NAC from behind the arch hitting 48% of her shots. She is also third in the conference in scoring with an average of 14 points per game.
As a team the Husson defense is forcing their opponents into an average of 24 turnovers per game. Relentless defensive pressure has been a key to this stat which will not be good news for the Hornets who already average 21 turnovers per game.
The men's game will follow at 7:30 and have the Eagles facing a reeling Hornets team that has lost 6 of its last 7 games.
Husson is led by a pair of guards that includes senior Trevon Butler who is averaging 22 points per game while junior Raheem Anderson is scoring an average of 21 per game.
The Eagles took the first meeting of the season by an 84-62 score.