Evangel Crusaders (4-12, 3-7) at Baker Wildcats (15-8, 8-3)
Game # 17 / HAAC Game # 11 – Sat., Feb. 2, 2013
2 p.m. – Baldwin City, Kan. – Collins Center
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Evangel looks to stop skid at Baker: Evangel will try and stop a six-game losing streak Saturday as they take on Baker in Baldwin City, Kan.
The Crusaders are 4-12, 3-7 in the Heart of America conference and enter the game in seventh place in the league. Evangel has been idle since last Saturday when they lost at home to 16th ranked Benedictine 72-41.
Baker has won four straight and is in third place in the conference. The Wildcats are 15-8 and 8-3 in the conference. Baker won their last game, an 85-78 victory at Missouri Valley on Thursday. The Wildcats have turned around the program after a 6-24 finish last year and a 4-14 conference record.
The two teams are meeting for the first time this season. Evangel won both games last year and has won 44 of the 53 meetings all-time.
Evangel: Leon Neal (19th year, 384-220)
Baker: Ben Lister (2nd year, 31-32 / 4th year, 75-55)
Evangel lost vs. #16 Benedictine 72-41 (Jan. 26)
Baker won vs. Graceland 85-78 (Jan. 31)
All-Time Series: Evangel 44-9
2011-12 Season Series:
Evangel 72 Baker 69 (Dec. 7, 2011 at BU)
Evangel 84 Baker 77, OT (Feb. 4, 2012 at EU)