The Wayne State College men’s basketball team hits the road this weekend for NSIC South Division games at Minnesota State Friday night at 7:30 p.m. and Concordia-St. Paul Saturday in a 5:30 p.m. contest. The Wildcats are 6-15 on the season and 3-9 in the NSIC South Division entering Friday’s game in Mankato against the Mavericks, who have won seven of their last eight games and are 10-8 and tied for second in the NSIC South at 8-4. CSP enters the weekend with marks of 6-10 and 4-8 in the NSIC South Division. Last season, MSU defeated the Wildcats twice – 90-79 in Wayne and 89-78 in Mankato – while WSC beat CSP in both matchups last year 77-68 in Wayne and 94-74 in St. Paul.
Wayne State faces key NSIC South Division road games this weekend as the Wildcat women travel to Minnesota State Friday night at 5:30 p.m. followed by a Saturday 3:30 p.m. contest at Concordia-St. Paul. The ‘Cats are 13-5 overall and tied for second in the NSIC South with an 8-4 league mark. MSU is 9-7 overall and 6-6 in the NSIC South while CSP starts the weekend at 9-9 and 6-6 in league play. Last season, MSU swept WSC winning 80-78 in Wayne and 90-82 in Mankato while WSC and CSP split with each team winning at home – WSC 71-49 in Wayne and CSP 84-58 in St. Paul.