UTC Men Cagers at Elon Tonight

Thursday, January 24, 2013

In the first of three straight road games, the Chattanooga men's basketball team takes on Elon (N.C.).tonight with a 7 p.m. tipoff.

Elon (4-2, 11-7) is in the third place in the Southern Conference North Division, while the Mocs (3-3, 8-11) are in the fourth spot.

Also tonight, division-leading Samford (5-1,7-12) is at UNC Greensboro (2-4, 4-13).

The Mocs are led by Z Mason with 14.2 points and 7.2 rebounds, while Gee McGhee is seconds in scoring (10-1) and Drazen Zlovaric is second in rebounding (5.1).

The Mocs are 2-1 on the road this season in SoCon play, with wins at Samford and The Citadel.

Radio Broadcast: Tonight's game is broadcast on 105.1 FM ESPN The Zone with Jim Reynolds handling the play-by-play.

Next Game: UTC plays at UNC-Greensboro Sunday at 2 p.m.

The Mocs finish the road trip a Georgia Southern, Feb. 2 and return home Feb. 7-9 to play The Citadel and College of Charleston.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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