Men’s Basketball Set to Host Aquinas on Wednesday

Men’s Basketball Set to Host Aquinas on Wednesday

NORTH MANCHESTER, Ind. – The Manchester University men's basketball team will host Aquinas College in non-conference action on Wednesday December 12th in Stauffer-Wolfe Arena.  Tip-off against the Saints is scheduled for 7 p.m.


Manchester News & Notes

* The Spartans are 2-5, 1-2 HCAC this season.
* Manchester will be playing its third home game of the season on Wednesday.  MU has also hosted Trine and Mount St. Joseph this season.
* The Spartans dropped their most recent outing at Earlham College this past weekend.
* Adrian Johnson has scored in double-figures in 17 straight games dating back to last season.  He currently leads the team in scoring with 18.6 ppg.
* Abdul Ogunnaike leads Manchester with 5.8 rebounds per game.  Cornell Hampton is averaging 4.4 rpg this season as well.

Aquinas News & Notes

* The Saints are members of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA).
* AC has compiled an overall record of 2-9, 2-3 WHAC this season. 
* Aquinas fell to conference-foe Lourdes University, 72-60, on December 8th.
* DeShawn Lewis leads the Saints in scoring with 15.7 ppg.  Rob Diez has added 10.5 ppg.
* Aquinas is coached by Ryan Bertoia.