SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Evangel men's basketball team returns from Christmas break Thursday at Culver-Stockton in Heart of America Athletic Conference action.
SERIES HISTORY Evangel leads the all-time series, 52-21, as the Wildcats won the only meeting between the two teams last season in Springfield.
► Evangel returns to the hardwood after two and half weeks off for the Christmas break on Thursday night at Culver-Stockton. The Crusaders lost the only meeting with the Wildcats last season, 112-103 in Springfield.
► Clark Brewington leads Evangel in scoring at 12.5 points per game and has been solid behind the three-point line at 34.9 percent. The junior is just one three-pointer shy of 100 for his career and he would be the 23rd Crusader with 100 or more three-pointers.
► Freshman Cade Coffman has helped the Crusaders in both scoring and rebounding as his average has jumped to double figures at 10.8 points per game. Coffman also ranks 13th in NAIA in offensive rebounding and his 5.8 rebounds per game rank 16th in the Heart of America Athletic Conference.
Evangel continues road action on Saturday at Grand View for a 2 p.m. tipoff.