FEBRUARY 13 | 7:00 PM
BOSTON – The Suffolk men's basketball caps off the home portion of its 2017-18 schedule Feb. 13 in a Tuesday tilt with Rivier. Game time is set for 7 p.m.
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LAST TIME OUT
The Suffolk men's basketball team got back on track Saturday afternoon as Thomas Duffy scored a game-high 24 points to lead the Rams to a 60-49 victory at Lasell.
At 12-11 overall Suffolk has now captured the most wins since the 2003-04 season when the Rams went 13-13. When it comes to league play, the blue-and-gold sit at .500 (7-7) and are currently in sixth place.
Three Rams are producing double figures to anchor the blue-and-gold's 69.9 ppg. Thomas Duffy leads the way with 15.8 ppg with Michael Hagopian's 14.9 ppg sliding into second. Brendan Mulson rounds out the top three with 12.2 ppg.
Mulson paces the pack on the glass with 6.3 rpg with Kevin Querusio pitching in 4.6 rpg. Duffy and Hagopian add to the effort with 4.3 rpg and 3.6 rpg, respectively.
Rivier is winless and February and enters Tuesday with a 2-21 overall record and a 1-13 league ledger.
Despite their record, five different Raiders are producing double digits in scoring output. Tristian Givens leads the way with 17.9 ppg with Issaiah Chappell posting 16.7 pp. Tarik River is the lone Raider with double figures who has played in all 23 of Riviers games with the freshman boasting 10.4 ppg.
Givens' 5.9 rpg is the leader on the glass as well. Ian Wade chips in 5.2 rpg with Tyler Bradense recording 4.5 rpg.
INSIDE THE SERIES
Suffolk boasts a 22-14 all-time series lead versus Rivier thanks to the Rams' sweep of the Raiders last season.
Suffolk wraps up the regular season at Mount Ida Saturday Feb. 17. Game time is set for 1 p.m.