Tiger men home tonight, Saturday

By Steve Sell
November 08, 2019
Kendall Shaw

Fresh off their second straight Mayor’s Cup victory over McPherson College, Central Christian College’s men’s basketball team will make its home debut tonight against Dallas Christian College as part of CCC’s Classic for Christ.

Tipoff is 8:00 at Alexander Arena. The Tigers also host Nebraska Christian College on Saturday, with game time 6:00.

The Tigers, 2-0 on the season, will be a heavy favorite tonight as Dallas Christian is 0-4 and has been virtually defenseless in those losses, giving up 101, 153, 97 and 122 points. The teams have a common opponent in Sterling, with the Tigers winning 89-82 and Dallas Christian losing, 101-71

Nebraska Christian is 2-1 with wins over Emmaus Bible College (126-53, with nine players scoring in double figures) and Haskell (77-72), while the loss was to Briar Cliff (115-69).

NCC also plays Manhattan Christian in tonight’s 6:00 game.