Posted: Jan 03, 2019
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – The Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology men's basketball team returns home to face Earlham College on Saturday at 4 p.m. inside Hulbert Arena.
Rose-Hulman (8-4, 4-1 HCAC) News & Notes:
Rose-Hulman, Bluffton and Transylvania are tied for first in the HCAC at 4-1 entering this weekend's games.
Rose-Hulman has won six of its last seven games, including four straight contests, entering Saturday's matchup.
- Rose-Hulman has won 17 of its last 21 HCAC regular season games dating back to last season.
- The Fightin' Engineers hit the road twice next week, heading to Franklin and Bluffton. The next home game is Jan. 16 vs. Anderson.
The Opponent: Earlham (3-9, 2-3 HCAC)
- Earlham narrowly missed a breakthrough victory on Wednesday, falling 76-75 at HCAC co-leader Transylvania.
- Jamel Barnes and Darrell Hutchison led the Quakers with 19 points each at Transylvania.
- Hutchison and Barnes are also Earlham's scoring leaders for the season, averaging 13.3 and 11.9 points per game, respectively.