Records: MSU (2-0), MVSU (1-2)
Tipoff: 7 p.m.
Arena: Humphrey Coliseum
MSU – Junior guard Trivante Bloodman, sophomore guard Craig Sword, sophomore guard Fred Thomas, senior forward Colin Borchert, sophomore center Gavin Ware
MVSU – Junior guard D’Angelo Priar, senior guard Darryl Marshall, junior forward Blake Ralling, freshman guard/forward James Currington, junior guard Anthony McDonald
Officials: Lee Cassell, Chuck Jones, James Barker
One big thing to watch: The point guard: With IJ Ready on the shelf, it will be up to Trivante Bloodman and redshirt freshman Jacoby Davis.
Preview: Bulldogs to play the Delta Devils
Pregame song(s): Mississippi Highway by Uncle Lucius – I have seen these guys live a couple of times and actually hung out with the one night after a show. Two Mississippi teams meeting on the hardwood, so there you go. I hope you enjoy.