MONMOUTH BASKETBALL GAMEDAY PREVIEW: HAWKS WELCOME MARIST SUNDAY
Monmouth Hawks (11-5, 3-2 MAAC) vs. Marist Red Foxes (5-11, 2-3 MAAC)
Sunday, January 8, 2017 | 2:00pm ET
OceanFirst Bank Center, West Long Branch, NJ
Play-by-Play: Eddy Occhipinti
Analyst: Steve Bazaz
Sideline: Suzi Mellano
Play-by-Play: Mike Trapasso
Analyst: Glen DeNigris
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Monmouth enters today’s game off an 18-point victory over Iona to snap a three-game losing streak, and are 3-2 in league play. Marist has lost seven of eight, registering an overtime win over Manhattan two games ago. The Red Foxes have just one true road win this season. MU leads the all-time series 38-21 and swept Marist last year.
Monmouth leads the all-time series 38-21 and swept the season series from Marist last season. The Hawks are 4-2 against the Red Foxes since joining the MAAC.
LAST TIME OUT
Monmouth led for the final 37:19 and held leads of as many as 23 in beating Iona on Friday night. Micah Seaborn led four Hawks in double digits with 25 points, while Chris Brady added 18 points and nine rebounds.