SEATTLE – (Feb. 16) Seattle U men’s basketball closes out its home slate on Saturday, Feb. 17, hosting Western Athletic Conference leader New Mexico State in a 1 p.m. matinee tip at KeyArena. The Redhawks enter their final home game riding a five-game home win streak and are 18-9 overall, 7-3 in WAC play. The Aggies are 22-4 on the year and 9-1 in the WAC. The game will stream live on the WAC Digital Network, and also be available on a variety of OTT platforms including Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV and Roku. Fans can also tune in to KTTH 770 AM in Seattle or online at mynorthwest.com as Dave Grosby returns for his ninth season on air for the Redhawks.
FOLLOW THE REDHAWKS
- Saturday, Feb. 17 at 1:00 p.m. PT
- KeyArena, Seattle, WA
- Game Notes
- Live Stats
- Listen on KTTH 770 AM
- Watch on WAC Digital Network
ABOUT THE GAME
- Seattle U (18-9, 7-3 WAC) vs. New Mexico State (22-4, 9-1 WAC)
- All-time series - New Mexico State leads, 12-2
- Last meeting - New Mexico State 75, Seattle U 62 (Jan. 18, 2018 at Las Cruces, N.M.)
NEWS AND NOTES
- Seattle U completed the season sweep of UTRGV with an 85-68 win over the Vaqueros on Thursday. The win moved the Redhawks to 15-2 at home, including a perfect 9-0 in the Connolly Complex.
- Thursday’s win was No. 18 on the year, tying the most wins during the program’s modern day DI era while competing against a full DI slate of opponents. The Redhawks went 18-16 in 2014-15, including a pair of postseason wins in the CBI.
- Five players scored in double figures in the win versus UTRGV, marking the second straight game the Redhawks have achieved the feat. They are 6-1 on the year when five players have reached double-digit points.
- Morgan Means has come alive offensively as of late, averaging 16 ppg over the last four outings. Coming off the bench in all four games, the sophomore guard had 14 points against Utah Valley (Feb. 3), 14 points at Kansas City (Feb. 8), 17 points, 5 assists and 6 rebounds at Chicago State (Feb. 10), and most recently poured in a season-high 19 points against UTRGV (Feb. 15).
- Matej Kavas hit four threes against UTRGV on Thursday, bringing his season total to 74. He leads the WAC in triples, 3-pt percentage (.481) and 3-pters per game (2.8).
- Aaron Menzies has 23 blocks in his last six outings and ranks second in the WAC, averaging 2.1 per game for the season. His 57 blocks is a modern day DI record and the most for a Seattle U player since David White finished the year with 57 in 2006-07.
GET YOUR 2017-18 TICKETS!
Select single-game tickets for the Redhawks’ remaining home games are available through Ticketmaster.com by searching “Seattle University Redhawks Men’s Basketball” or call 206-398-GOSU (4678) or visit GoSeattleU.com/SUTickets for more information.