UChicago Athletics Preview: Dec. 4-10

UChicago Athletics Preview: Dec. 4-10

Women's Basketball

The Maroons (4-2 record) host North Park University (4-1) on Saturday afternoon – their fourth College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin (CCIW) opponent of the year.

UChicago is averaging 84.2 points per game in its four victories this year, compared to 59.0 points per game in the two losses. Last season's squad averaged 73.9 points per game. Junior forward Olariche Obi has tallied at least three games with 15 rebounds this season. Obi's 12.7 rebounds per game currently rank 19th in NCAA Division III.

 

Men's Basketball

UChicago (3-3 record) make the short trip on the South Side to Illinois Institute of Technology (5-2) for a Sunday afternoon bout.

Sophomore point guard Jordan Baum submitted a career-high 10 assists in Saturday's win over Kalamazoo College – the most assists by a Maroon since February 2015. He is currently averaging 6.0 assists per game with a 3-to-1 assist-to-turnover ratio. Junior forward Ryan Jacobsen is pulling down 10 rebounds per game over his last three outings.