The Navy Midshipnen(14-9, 5-5) will take on the American Eagles(5-16, 2-8) at Bender Arena. The Midshipmen defeated Lehigh in their last outing by a score of 77-75.
On the other hand, American were defeated by Colgate by a score of 83-69. The Midshipmen are currently 5th in the Patriot Conference, when the Eagles are last in the Patriot Conference.
Navy’s leading scorer is currently still Shawn Anderson with 13.2 points per game, while the Eagles leading scorer is currently Sa’eed Nelson who is averaging 18 points per game.
The projected starting lineup for the Midshipmen is, George Kiernan, Bryce Dulin, Shawn Anderson, Tom Lacey, and Evan Wieck. The projected starting lineup for the Eagles is, Cheikh Diallo, Marvin Bragg, Sa’eed Nelson, Lauryans Motuzis, and Sam Iorio. My personal score prediction for this game is Navy winning 75-64.