Tigers Host Season Home Opener Against Pacific Union Then Head To Seattle

Ray Bowles
Ray Bowles

This Week In Tiger Men's Basketball

Thursday, Nov. 20 - 7:00 pm
vs. Pacific Union
Alex G. Spanos Center
Live Stats   Live Video   Live Audio

Sunday, Nov. 23 - 5:00 pm
vs. Washington
Live Stats   Live Video   Live Audio

The Pacific men's basketball team hosts Pacific Union in its 2014-15 regular season home opener on Thursday, Nov. 20 at the Alex G. Spanos Center. The game is set for a 7:00 p.m. tip off. The Tigers then embark on a long road trip, beginning with a game against Washington in the Marv Harshman Classic in Seattle on Sunday, Nov. 23 at 5:00 p.m.

The Tigers are 1-1 after splitting at season-opening road trip at Western Illinois (W, 73-71 OT) and UC Irvine (L, 68-50) last weekend. Pacific won the WIU game on a pick and roll from David Taylor to Gabriel Aguirre with 2.1 seconds left. Opening night in the Spanos Center has historically been a great night for Pacific, with the Tigers looking for their 12th straight opening night win. T.J. Wallace leads the Tigers with 16.0 points and 7.0 rebounds per game.

On Sunday, the Tigers play Washington in the early game of the Marv Harshman classic, prior to a game between Seattle University and Montana.

Pacific Union is 1-4 overall after a 93-66 loss to William Jessup on Tuesday, Nov. 18. Washington is 1-0 after a 77-59 win over South Carolina State on Nov. 14. The Huskies will play Seattle on Friday, Nov. 21.