Miami goes up against Wilberforce
Wilberforce vs. Miami (6-6)
John D. Millett Hall, Oxford, Ohio; Monday, 2 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Miami RedHawks will be taking on the Bulldogs of NAIA member Wilberforce. Miami is coming off a 71-55 win at home over Bradley in its most recent game.
LEADING THE CHARGE: Nike Sibande has averaged 14.3 points and 5.7 rebounds for the RedHawks, while Dalonte Brown has accounted for 12.8 points and 6.7 rebounds per game.JUMPING FOR JONES: Isaiah Jones has connected on 87.5 percent of the eight 3-pointers he’s attempted. He’s also made 42.9 percent of his free throws this season.
LAST TIME: Miami scored 88 points and prevailed by 31 over Wilberforce when these two teams met last season.
DID YOU KNOW: Miami went 6-5 overall when playing against out-of-conference competition last season. The RedHawks put up 73.9 points per contest in those 11 games.