The Lewis-Clark State basketball teams travel to Butte, Montana Saturday for Frontier Conference games against Montana Tech.
The 5th-ranked Warrior men are 22-3 overall, and are tied for first place in the conference standings at 7-3.
The Orediggers are 14-10 overall and are 5-5 in league play.
LC head coach Brandon Rinta says being in first place is great, but winning games is the only way to stay there.
Coach Rinta comments on keeping the team focused against Tech:
Meanwhile, the LC women are 6-18 overall and at 3-7 are in 7th-place in the conference standings.
The Tech women are 13-9 overall and are tied for 3rd-place in the league standings at 6-4.
With only the top 6 teams qualifying for the Frontier Conference playoffs later this month, Warrior head coach Brian Orr says every game from this point on is a must win game.
Coach Orr comments on the team’s must-win approach:
Double-header action tips-off at 4:30pm PST with the women’s game and the men to follow. Both games will be broadcast live on Talk Radio 950 KOZE-AM and online at www.koze-sports.com.