Storm Set to Battle Fighting Scots (Preview)

Storm Set to Battle Fighting Scots (Preview)

PAINESVILLE, Ohio – The Lake Erie College men's basketball team will be in action Saturday (Feb. 3) when they host Ohio Valley, with the game set to tip at 1 p.m.

Storm Report: The Storm is 11-10 overall and 6-7 in Great Midwest Athletic Conference action.  The Storm defeated the Fighting Scots 86-79 earlier this season.  Head Coach Kyle Conley said, "We are focusing on what we need to do to beat Ohio Valley.  We need to guard individuals and value the basketball."

Opposition Position:  The Fighting Scots are 2-16 overall and 1-11 in conference play, and enter the game on a five game losing streak.  Coach Conley added, "Ohio Valley has gotten better at what they do, they spread the floor and attack on the offensive end."

Coach Conley concluded, "We need to play with urgency, and execute on both ends of the floor."

Forecast:  Lake Erie will be back in action Thursday (Feb. 8) when they travel to take on Findlay, with the game set to tip at 6 p.m.

-LEC-