Jan 10, 2019
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – The Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology men's basketball team travels to Bluffton for a key HCAC matchup on Saturday at 1 p.m.
Rose-Hulman (10-4, 6-1 HCAC) News & Notes:
Rose-Hulman moved alone in first place in the HCAC standings with a 74-71 overtime win at Franklin on Wednesday night.
Rose-Hulman holds a one-game lead over Bluffton, Anderson, Hanover and Transylvania in the HCAC standings entering Saturday's game.
Rose-Hulman enters Wednesday's game on a 6-game winning streak. The Fightin' Engineers have won 8-of-9 overall.
- Rose-Hulman has won 19 of its last 23 HCAC regular season games dating back to last season.
- The Fightin' Engineers return home on Wednesday to face Anderson at Hulbert Arena.
The Opponent: Bluffton (11-3, 5-2 HCAC)
- Bluffton has won 7-of-8 games to move into second place in the HCAC standings at 5-2 in league play.
- Bluffton has HCAC wins over Earlham, Hanover, Franklin, Mount St. Joseph and Defiance so far this season.
- Andrew Renner leads Bluffton in scoring at 20.2 points per game. Aaron Rich (11.7) and Jameel Cosby (10.6) are also double figure scorers.