Wayne State hosts St. Cloud State and Minnesota Duluth in NSIC men’s basketball this weekend at Rice Auditorium. The Wildcats are 11-11 overall and 6-8 in the NSIC South heading into Friday’s 8 p.m. game against the Huskies (13-6, 9-4 NSIC North). UMD starts the weekend with records of 9-10 and 5-8 in league play and will take on WSC Saturday at 6 p.m. SCSU has won nine straight against WSC, including two wins last season – 84-80 in St. Cloud during the regular season and 92-78 in the NSIC Tournament first round also in St. Cloud. WSC has won the last two meetings against UMD, including a 79-77 win in Duluth last year and 93-85 in Wayne two years ago
The Wayne State College women’s basketball team closes out a four-game home stand at Rice Auditorium this weekend hosting St. Cloud State and Minnesota Duluth. The ‘Cats enter Friday’s 6 p.m. game against the Huskies at 16-6 overall and tied for second in the NSIC South at 10-4 while SCSU brings records of 12-5 and 9-4 (3rd NSIC North) to Wayne. UMD visits Rice Auditorium Saturday at 4 p.m. and starts the weekend with records of 11-6 and 8-5 in the NSIC North Division (4th place). Last season, WSC beat SCSU in St. Cloud 75-63 while UMD beat the ‘Cats in Duluth 64-52 with WSC avenging the loss in the NSIC Tournament quarterfinals in Sioux Falls 80-66.