The Vermont Catamounts get set to host the UMBC Retrievers on Saturday morning. Vermont beat Binghamton on Wednesday 74-42. Ben Shungu led the way in the win with 23 points and 4 rebounds. Shungu is averaging 16 points per game with 4.5 rebounds.
The Vermont Catamounts have won nine of their last ten games. The Catamounts have won nine of their last ten games and carry a perfect 15-0 home court record. Vermont is shooting 49% from the field which ranks 6th best in the country.
The UMBC Retrievers have won five straight games. UMBC beat Hartford in their last game 80-60. Szymon Wojcik led the way in the win with 19 points. Wojcik is averaging 7.1 points per game.
The Retrievers have won seven of their last ten games. UMBC carries a losing 6-9 road record into Vermont. UMBC is shooting 78.5% from the free throw line which ranks 9th in the nation. The Retrievers are led by Keondre Kennedy who is averaging 15 points per game.