West Virginia Tech enters the home stretch of its men's basketball season today, hosting Central State at 4 p.m. at the Baisi Center in Montgomery.
It's the final home game of the season for the Golden Bears, who finish up with trips to Southern Virginia on Tuesday and WVU Parkersburg on Friday.
Tech (17-10) is coming off a 100-97 victory over Ohio Mid-Western College on Thursday. In that game, David Rawlinson scored 26 points and handed out 11 assists, with teammate Terrale Clark added 25 points and 11 rebounds.
Central State (15-7) already owns a victory over Tech, an 86-49 decision on Nov. 11 on its home floor in a game classified as an exhibition by the Golden Bears.
MARSHALL BASEBALL: Three pitchers combined on a three-hit shutout as Marshall earned a 3-0 win at Old Dominion Friday in both teams' season opener.
Ryan Hopkins picked up the win in relief after tossing three innings and yielding just one hit and a walk while striking out four. Chase Boster threw five scoreless to start the game, giving up one hit and punching out three.
Gray Stafford, Nathan Gomez and Alfredo Brito each had an RBI as part of a three-run seventh inning for the Thundering Herd. Stafford and Gomez each finished with a pair of hits and Stafford had a double.