Charlotte, NC – The Men's Basketball team will host the Cougars of Averett University on Wednesday, December 11th in the JWU Gymnasiumin one of only two December home games for the Wildcats. Tip-off is set for 7:30pm.
The Wildcats enter the game on a 9 day layoff after playing 3 games in 5 days from 11/28 - 12/2. JWU was able to go 2-1 during that stretch. Averett is currently 2-3 on the season, and will play once more, 12/8, at Bridgewater College before making the journey to Charlotte.
The Cougars have four players that average double figures in scoring, led by Justin Pierce, who scores 20 points per game. The Cougars also do a good job on the boards, outrebounding their opponents by a little more than 8 rebounds per game.
Wildcat Students are invited to attend the game and enter a raffle to win a 19" Samsung LCD HDTV. Students must currently be enrolled at JWU with a valid student id. The raffle will be drawn at half time and you must be present to win.