#16 Evangel Crusaders (9-3) at College of the Ozarks Bobcats (9-3)
Game #13 – Point Lookout, Mo.
Tue., Dec. 11 – 7:30 p.m. – Keeter Gym (2,500)
Evangel Broadcast Coverage:
Radio- ESPN 1400
Live audio- www.audiosportsonline.net
Highway 65 Series continues with EU at C of O: Evangel travel to College of the Ozarks on Tuesday in the second game of the Highway 65 Series sponsored by Rib Crib. Evangel leads the season series 1-0 having won the first game 68-64 at Evangel on Nov. 5.
The Crusaders are 9-3 and ranked 16th nationally in NAIA-I. Evangel won an exhibition game Saturday over Livin’ the Dream 79-73. They won their last regular season game with an 80-39 win over Baker on Dec. 4.
College of the Ozarks is 9-3 and coming off of a loss Saturday at Waldorf (Iowa) 67-62. The Bobcats beat Waldorf a night earlier 68-65 but fell the following day. The Bobcats are 5-0 at home so far this season.
Evangel leads the all-time series 49-38. The two teams split the season series last year. The Crusaders have not beaten College of the Ozarks in Point Lookout since Feb. 3, 2004 when they beat the Bobcats 64-59.
Evangel: Steve Jenkins (31st year, 570-399)
College of the Ozarks: Steve Shepherd (10th year)
Evangel: won vs. Livin’ the Dream 79-73 (exhib., Sat.)
College of the Ozarks: lost at Waldorf (Iowa) 67-62 (Sat.)
All-Time Series: Evangel 49-38
Evangel 68 Coll. of the Ozarks 64 (Nov. 5 at EU)