Battle of the Unbeatens at BU
The Binghamton Bearcats and New Hampshire Wildcats meet at the Events Center on Saturday at 4 PM in a battle of America East unbeatens. Binghamton is 3-0 while New Hampshire is 2-0. Overall the Bearcats are 8-8 and and the Wildcats are 12-3.
The contest features two of the conference's three undefeated teams. Hartford checks in at 2-0. The Bearcats have won three straight games while New Hampshire has won six in a row.
The Wildcats are off to their best start since the 1982-83 season while BU has its best conference start since the 2007-08 season. The Wildcats feature the best defense in America East giving up just 54.9 points per game. Binghamton will try to put a dent in that defense featuring a backcourt tandem of Imani Watkins and Jasmine Sina.
Watkins is coming off of a 27-point performance at Vermont on Wednesday night. She shares the conference scoring average lead with Imani Tate at 19.3 points per game. Sina tops America East in made three-point baskets averaging 2.9 treys per game.
Game time is set for 4 PM. The game will be broadcast on News Radio 1290 WNBF beginning at 3:45 PM.