Holy Cross Plays Host To Army On Wednesday Night
The Holy Cross men’s basketball team will play its second straight home game when it faces Army West Point on Wednesday, Jan. 17, at 7:05 p.m. The contest between the Crusaders and the Black Knights can be seen online through the Patriot League Network, and will also air live on WEEI 1440 AM in Worcester.
Holy Cross owns an overall record of 4-13 on the season with a 1-5 mark in the Patriot League. The Crusaders have dropped seven of their last eight games, and are coming off a 54-40 setback against Boston University on Sunday.
Junior forward Jehyve Floyd has led the team by averaging 10.5 points, 5.5 rebounds and 1.1 blocks per game, while ranking first in the league with a .656 field goal percentage. Junior forward Karl Charles has also been playing well, with averages of 9.9 points, 2.6 assists, 2.3 rebounds and 1.5 steals per contest. Freshman guard Caleb Green has added 8.5 points, 2.7 assists and 2.4 boards per game, while freshman guard Austin Butler is chipping in with 8.3 points and 2.7 rebounds per contest.
Army currently stands 11-6 overall and is in third place in the Patriot League with a 4-2 mark in conference play. The Black Knights have won three straight games, including a 64-62 victory at Navy on Sunday.
Junior guard Jordan Fox has led the team by averaging 14.6 points, 4.3 assists and 4.1 rebounds per game, while hitting 46.6 percent of his three-point attempts. Sophomore center Matt Wilson (12.1 points per game), freshman forward Alex King (10.8 points per game) and sophomore guard Tommy Funk (10.2 points per game) are also scoring in double figures for the Black Knights.
After the contest with Army, the Crusaders will hit the road for a 12:00 p.m. game at Bucknell on Saturday, Jan. 20.
Tickets to see the Crusaders in action are on sale now. Make sure you don’t miss the opportunity to see the best collegiate basketball in Central Massachusetts! Tickets for Holy Cross basketball can be purchased online at GoHolyCross.com/tickets or over the phone by calling 1-844-GOCROSS.