Bucknell welcomes Army to Sojka Pavilion on Saturday. Tip-off is at 7:00 EST. The Bison are 6-3 against the Black Knights over the last four years. They won 81-68 on 2/4/2012 the last time they played.
In a 76-49 dismantling of St. Francis (PA) on December 17th, Cameron Ayers put up 13 points for the Bison. In addition to his 11.7 points per game, he is also chipping in 4.4 rebounds per game. In a 90-48 blowout of Rosemont College on December 22nd, Josh Herbeck put up 19 points for the Black Knights. He contributes 2.7 rebounds per game in addition to his 9.8 points per game.
Bucknell looks to have the advantage over Army in one significant area, turnovers, where the Bison have an edge over the Black Knights, nine per game to 15 per game.
StatSmack! Bucknell is better than Army
The Bucknell rebounding leader (Mike Muscala) has more rebounds than the Army rebounding leader (Dylan Cox).
It must sting. Bucknell has blown out Army by 20 points or more on 10 occasions since 1998.