UChicago Athletics Preview: Dec. 18-24

UChicago Athletics Preview: Dec. 18-24

Women's Basketball

UChicago (6-2 record) concludes its three-game home stand with a Monday night contest against North Central College (2-7). The Maroons then hit the road for a pair of games at Wilmington College. Wednesday's opponent will be Earlham College (1-7), followed by host Wilmington (5-3) on Thursday.

Sophomore guard Mia Farrell currently ranks 16th in NCAA Division III in free-throw percentage at 91.5 percent (43 of 47). As a team, the Maroons are shooting 74.5 percent on free throws, ranking 28th nationally in that category. Following her 21-point, 15-rebound performance against Elmhurst College, junior forward Olariche Obi has now totaled 12 double-doubles in her career.

  • DATE/TIME: Wednesday, Dec. 20 @ 6:00 PM (ET) – UChicago vs. Earlham (at Wilmington, Ohio)
  • LINKS: Live Stats
  • DATE/TIME: Thursday, Dec. 21 @ 1:00 PM (ET) – UChicago at Wilmington
  • LINKS: Live Stats


Men's Basketball

The Maroons (4-4 record) take on Illinois Wesleyan University (7-2) on Tuesday night at the Ratner Athletics Center.

Senior forward Collin Barthel pulled down at least 11 rebounds in three of his past four games. He is averaging 8.6 rebounds this season. UChicago has made at least nine three-pointers in every game this season. The Maroons are averaging 11.9 threes made per game (35.6 percent) versus 6.1 threes by their opponents (28.5 percent).

  • DATE/TIME: Tuesday, Dec. 19 @ 7:00 PM – Illinois Wesleyan at UChicago
  • LINKS: Live Stats / Live Video