BU Men Host Rival Seawolves on Pack the House Night
The Binghamton Bearcats men's basketball team entertains their log-time rivals from Stony Brook tonight (Wednesday) at 7:00 PM at the Events Center. It is "Weis Markets Pack the House Night" with fans able to get free coupons for tonight's game at area Weis Markets and then redeem them for free tickets at the Events Center box office.
The Bearcats look to rebound after dropping their last game to the Maine Black Bears on Saturday. The Seawolves face a similar situation after suffering a road loss at New Hampshire on Saturday. Binghamton looks for a series sweep for the season after coming up with an 83-79 win at Stony Brook last month.
The Seawolves are in second place in America East with a record of 7-3, two games behind 9-1 Vermont. Binghamton trails the pack with a 2-8 slate, one game behind Maine. The Seawolves lead the all-time series 43-30 going back to D-3 days. Binghamton has won the last two meetings. The Bearcats shocked the Seawolves last March with a quarterfinal playoff win on Long Island to end the Seawolves season.
Binghamton's Sam Sessoms is closing in on 1,000 career points. He enters tonight's contest with 993 and is averaging 17.6 points per game. Stony Brook's leading scorer is Elijah Olaniyi who is scoring at an 18.9 clip per game. He left Saturday's game in New Hampshire with an injury and his status is unknown for tonight's game.
Fans who can't make tonight's game in person can follow the action on News Radio 1290 WNBF beginning at 6:45. A reminder that the women's game begins at 6:30 at Stony Brook and that will be aired on CBS Sports Radio 1360 AM beginning at 6:15 PM.