Binghamton Women Host Rival Great Danes
The Binghamton Bearcats women’s basketball team plays host to the 2012 America East tournament champion Albany Great Danes tomorrow at 2 PM at the Events Center. The Bearcats are coming off of a 46-44 win over the Hartford Hawks on Wednesday night. Albany crushed UMBC 87-33 on Wednesday with senior guard Ebone Henry scoring 25 points and grabbing eight rebounds. BU’s Jasbriell Swain notched a season high 16 points and snared eight rebounds in Wednesday’s victory.
The Great Danes and Bearcats have had quite a rivalry dating back to the Division III days. The overall series is tied at 25-25. Over the past 11 years the Bearcats are 8-3 at home against Albany.
Last season Albany was 23-10 with
three starters back from that team. The Bearcats will play on the road next week with games at Stony Brook on Wednesday and at Boston University on Saturday. Airtime for tomorrow’s game is 1:50 with Tim Heiman on News Radio 1290 WNBF.