Tonight's league games could be ugly. A week after we saw games between several evenly-matched teams, tonight's action may feature a blowout or two ... or three.
|Key Storyline: North Dakota State has hit its first rough patch of the season, losing two-straight in games at North Dakota and home against South Dakota State. How will this young team rebound on the road in the face of a bit of adversity?|
|Key Storyline: South Dakota State has had a season of many "firsts" in 2011-12. Will the team extend that trend even further in picking up its first victory inside of Oakland's O'rena?|
|Key Storyline: Oral Roberts has been engaged in a few shoot-outs at the Mabee Center in recent weeks, but this game offers a chance to showcase it can still lockdown defensively like in non-conference play. USD owns the league's worst per-possession offense.|
|Key Storyline: The Kangaroos swept their homestand last weekend, which is a task that was aided greatly by the return of forward Trinity Hall. Now Hall and company will head to play a solid Southern Utah team that has had trouble winning on its home court. This homestand could make or break SUU's season.|