MBB: Men's Basketball Preview-Presentation College
Dec 5th, 2012 @ 3:07 pm | Author: Viking Sports Admin
Opponent: Presentation College (4-3)
Date: Thursday, December 6
Time: 7:30 PM
Site: W.E. Osmon Fieldhouse
Radio Station Broadcast: TED 98.3 and 102.7
Live Stats: DakStats
Live Video: Valley City State IHigh
Vikings at a Glance: Valley City State (6-2) moved up two spots in this week's NAIA Division II Men's Basketball Poll to number 17. The Vikings have won five out of their last six games with their only loss in that run to NAIA Division I Rocky Mountain by five points.
Returning All American Honorable Mention Sekani Milligen has picked up where he left off last season. Milligen currently is 22nd in the nation in scoring, averaging 19.3 points per game and seventh in the nation in 3 Point Field Goals Made per Game at 3.71.
The Opponent: Presentation College comes to Valley City with a 4-3 overall record having lost to the Vikings Friday opponent, Trinity Bible College on Tuesday by a score of 74-63.
The Saints are led by Darrel Farr who averages a double-double, scoring 18.1 points per game while pulling down 11.1 rebounds per contest.
The Saints have one common opponent with the Vikings to this point in their season, having lost to UM-Morris four points, 83-79. The Vikings beat UM-Morris on the road on Tuesday 61-51.