Thursday, January 24, 2008

Five-Star Matchups

Muhlenberg at Dickinson (Women's Basketball)
It's a showdown for first place at the Kline Center in Carlisle as the league-leading Red Devils (8-1 CC, 9-5) take on the second-place Mules (7-2, 12-4). It is the 32nd meeting between the team in a series that dates to 1970 with Dickinson holding a slim 17-14 advantage. The Devils swept the Mules last season, holding 'Berg under 42 points in all three contests. Dickinson leads the CC in scoring defense this season (53.4), while Muhlenberg tops the loop in scoring offense (70.7).

Franklin & Marshall at Gettysburg (Women's Basketball)
It is the 57th renewal of the rivalry between the Diplomats (6-2, 11-4) and the Bullets (5-3, 9-6) with Gettysburg looking to extend its five-game win streak against F&M. The Blue and White has not won at Bream Gym since 2002 (73-60). F&M's Sarah Meisenberg leads the CC in scoring at 18.5 ppg., while Gettysburg's Caitlin Moser is second among freshmen in the Conference and 11th overall at 13.1 ppg.

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