Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Home Games Critical For TTU Teams

Sitting in a three-way tie at one game out of first place in the Ohio Valley Conference, the Golden Eagle men's basketball team will host a crucial three games this week as the second half of conference play kicks off. Tech has already taken on Eastern Kentucky, Morehead State and APSU on the road, amassing a record of 2-1 against the three opponents.They'll first look to sweep the season series against EKU on Thursday night at 7:30 p.m in game two of the evening's double-header showcase. Meanwhile, the Tech women's team is riding its longest winning-streak since the 2005-06 season. They return home for a pair of Ohio Valley Conference games Thursday, beginning with Eastern Kentucky. Should Tech defeat EKU, it would clinch a spot in the OVC Tournament.