Leopards Eyeing Revenge at Sacred Heart
| Lafayette (1-7) at Sacred Heart (4-5)
|Date||Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017 at 3:30 p.m.|
|Location||Fairfield, Conn. | Pitt Center|
|Game Notes||Lafayette | Sacred Heart|
|Live Video||NEC Front Row|
|Tickets||Sacred Heart Ticketing|
|Live Stats||Sacred Heart Live Stats|
|Social Media||Twitter & Facebook|
- Lafayette looks to continue its uptick in play on the road at Sacred Heart on Saturday afternoon. The Leopards are 1-1 in the month of December, picking up their first win on Dec. 2 over Quinnipiac and putting together a strong showing in a tough 73-68 loss to Penn on Wednesday.
- Freshman Justin Jaworski was selected as the Patriot League Rookie of the Week on Monday afternoon after averaging 21.5 points and shooting 72.7 percent from floor (16-for-22) over two games a week ago. The rookie scored a season-high 24 in the loss at Drexel and followed that up with 19 in the win over Quinnipiac.
- Senior co-captain Matt Klinewski sits third in the Patriot League in scoring following his first double-double of the season against Penn, improving his average to 19.1 points per night. Klinewski has scored in double-figures in 11 straight games and has led Lafayette in scoring in six of the eight games this season.
- Following Saturday, Lafayette will return home for a meeting with Susquehanna on Dec. 18 at 7 p.m.