A win for Lindenwood would push their record over .500, and after two quarters of play they've put themselves in a good position to make it happen. They have a bit of a cushion as they currently lead William & Mary 71-60.
If Lindenwood keeps playing like this, they'll bump their record up to 3-3 in no time. On the other hand, William & Mary will have to make due with a 2-4 record unless they turn things around (and fast).
1st Quarter Report
Lindenwood needs a win to get to even, but right now it's anybody's game. They have a bit of a cushion as they currently lead William & Mary 38-24.
Lindenwood have yet to string together two consecutive wins, but this may be their chance. For now, things are looking good for they.
Lindenwood Lions @ William & Mary Tribe
Current Records: Lindenwood 2-3, William & Mary 2-3
How To Watch
- When: Sunday, November 19, 2023 at 2:30 p.m. ET
- Where: Clune Arena -- Colorado Springs, Colorado
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What to Know
The Lindenwood Lions are on the road again on Sunday and play against the William & Mary Tribe at 2:30 p.m. ET on November 19th at Clune Arena. Lindenwood might want some stickum for this match since the team gave up 12 turnovers on Friday.
On Friday, it was close, but the Lions sidestepped the Mavericks for a 72-70 win.
Meanwhile, William & Mary fought the good fight in their overtime match against Air Force on Friday but wound up with a less-than-desirable result. They took a 80-71 hit to the loss column at the hands of the Falcons. William & Mary just can't catch a break and has now endured three defeats in a row.
Jack Karasinski put forth a good effort for the losing side as he scored 11 points along with 7 rebounds.
The Lions' win bumped their record up to 2-3. As for the Tribe, they now have a losing record at 2-3.
This contest is one where the number of possessions is likely to be a big factor: Lindenwood have been smashing the glass this season, having averaged 32 rebounds per game. However, it's not like William & Mary struggles in that department as they've been even better at 38.2 per game. Given these competing strengths, it'll be interesting to see how their clash plays out. Come back here after the game to find expert analysis of the match and other NCAA Basketball content.