Youth Basketball Day Saturday; Wear Your Jersey Get in FREE

Youth Basketball Day Saturday; Wear Your Jersey Get in FREE

Mount Union hosts Heidelberg in a women and men's basketball doubleheader Saturday, Feb. 15 at the McPherson Academic & Athletic Complex in Alliance. 

The women's game tips off at 1 p.m. with the men's game at approximately 3 p.m. and all youth basketball players wearing their jersey and their families will get in for FREE.

Mount Union's women's team has won three games in a row to sit in fourth place tie in the Ohio Athletic Conference standings.

On the men's side, the Raiders are ranked No. 11 in the nation, have won 11 games in a row and with a win Saturday could clinch at least a share of the conference regular season title and No. 1 seed in the OAC Tournament. The team will also honor its six seniors -- Nathan Bower-Malone (Stow), John Carroll (Massillon / Tuslaw), Marcus Day (Winchester / Eastern Brown), D'Vontay Friga (Cuyahoga Falls), Mo Johnson (Cleveland / VASJ) and Tanner Slack (New Concord / John Glenn).

Both games will be broadcast on the radio on WRMU 91.1 FM, the men's game will also be broadcast on 1310AM WPDN while there will be live stats and video at http://athletics.mountunion.edu/gameday