UChicago will take part in the 2018 Multi-Divisional National Duals in Fort Wayne, Ind. on Thursday and Friday. The National Duals features 88 of the best NCAA Division II, NCAA Division III, NAIA, NJCAA and Women's programs from across the nation.
The Maroons are coming off a 3-0 weekend as hosts of the Chicago Duals last Saturday. UChicago plowed through Alma College 37-12, Marian University – Indianapolis 40-12 and Harper College 37-7. Senior Nick Ferraro secured three first-period victories, including two pins. Sophomore Kyle Peisker recorded a pair of technical falls with scores of 21-5 and 15-0.
- DATE/TIME: Thursday-Friday, Jan. 4-5 @ 9:00 AM (ET) – UChicago at National Division III Duals (at Fort Wayne, Ind.)
- LINKS: Preview / Live Stats
The Maroons (9-2 record) begin conference play in the University Athletic Association (UAA) on Saturday at No. 22-ranked Washington University-St. Louis (9-2).
UChicago is riding a seven-game winning streak with an average victory margin of 18.4 points per game. Three of those games included winning margins of 27, 29 and 42 points. Sophomore guard Mia Farrell has posted four-straight games with double-digit points for an average of 17.5 per game.
- DATE/TIME: Saturday, Jan. 6 @ 1:00 PM – UChicago at Washington-St. Louis
- LINKS: Live Stats / Live Video
UChicago (4-7 record) looks to snap its three-game losing streak with the UAA opener at No. 10-ranked Washington-St. Louis (9-2) on Saturday. The two teams open conference play against each other for the 17th-straight season.
Over his past three contests, senior forward Collin Barthel is averaging 15.3 points and 8.0 rebounds per game while shooting 50 percent from the field. Junior guard Noah Karras has also picked up his scoring during that time, averaging 14.7 points per game off the bench.