UVU Men’s Basketball Hosts Seattle U. Saturday

UVU Men’s Basketball Hosts Seattle U. Saturday

OREM, Utah-Saturday, Utah Valley men’s basketball ensues in its WAC season by hosting the Seattle U. Redhawks to commence a three-game home-stand.

The 11-6 Wolverines are seeking their first win in conference play, having dropped games to Grand Canyon and Cal State Bakersfield.

Utah Valley, however, has won 10 of their last 14 games and five of their last seven.

The Wolverines score 76.1 points per game and surrender 71.9 points per contest.

Utah Valley currently has the nation’s third-longest home winning streak as they have won their last 20 home contests.

The Houston Cougars have the nation’s longest home winning streak, having won their last 28 at home and the Charleston Cougars are second with 22 consecutive home wins.

Redshirt junior guard Jake Toolson is posting 15.1 points per game to lead the Wolverines and senior guard Conner Toolson averages 13.6 points per contest.

The Redhawks come into this game with a record of 12-5 and 0-2 in WAC play.

Seattle U. averages 80 points per game and gives up only 69.7 points per contest.

The Redhawks are paced by junior guard Morgan Means (15.5 points per game) and redshirt junior forward Myles Carter (14.5 points and 8.2 rebounds per game).