The Siena Heights men's basketball team is set to host Aquinas on Wednesday, at 8 p.m., prior to travelling to Madonna on Saturday, at 3 p.m., in the regular season finale. Both games are Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference contests.
SHU currently holds an 12-14 record overall while managing a 7-7 WHAC record. Last week, the Saints fell 59-54 to Lourdes (Ohio). As a team, Siena Heights averages 70.1 points per game with a .458 field goal percentage, .330 three-point percentage and .692 free throw percentage.
The visiting Aquinas Saints sit at 16-12 overall and 12-6 in the conference. AQ won their last contest, hosting Concordia in a 75-66 victory. Aquinas averages 10.6 points per game, holding a .465 shooting percentage, .365 three-point percentage and .649 free throw percentage.
Madonna is 16-11 overall with a 10-8 WHAC slate. The Crusaders are coming off a 67-63 loss to Michigan-Dearborn, on Saturday. MU averages 81.3 points per game, .464 field goal percentage, .370 three-point percentage and .660 free throw percentage.
PLAYERS TO WATCH
Siena Heights is lead by Tony Jackson II with his best averages all season, 14.8 points and 8.3 rebounds per contest. Keith Jordan Jr. is close behind with 12.2 points per game with an average of 5.5 boards. Leading assist man Nick Randle manages 3.1 assists per game while earning 11.5 points per contest.
Aquinas' convincing leader is Arsenio Arrington, earning on average 17.3 points per game and 6.6 rebounds while leading with 54 assists this season. Rob Deiz adds on average 9.8 points a game while three Saints average 7.4 points per game.
The Crusaders are led by Joshua Reynolds, averaging 14.4 points per game and 4.6 boards. Chris Dierker manages 12.7 points and 7.0 rebounds per game. Jonathon Swift dishes out 3.1 assists a game while adding 10.9 point and 3.7 boards per contest.
FOLLOW THE GAMES
Siena Heights awaits their fate in the WHAC Tournament, waiting to see their placement as the top eight teams advance to the tournament.