The LaGrange men's basketball team is hosting Wingate by Wyndham Classic on Saturday and Sunday in Mariotti Gym. Berry College, Birmingham-Southern College, and Penn State-Altoona join LC to make up tournament field.
The Panthers opened the season by going 1-1 at last weekend's Rhodes College Tip-Off in Memphis, Tenn. The Panthers beat tournament host Rhodes 80-77 in the consolation game, after losing 78-72 to Rose-Hulman in the tournament opener. Penn State-Altoona (1-2) is coached by former LaGrange assistant coach David McGreal. McGreal is in his third season coaching the Lions, after spending five seasons with the Panthers. Berry is 4-0 under first-year head coach Mitch Cole. Birmingham-Southern enters the tournament 3-1.
Saturday, Nov. 24
Game 1- Penn State-Altoona vs Birmingham-Southern 5 p.m.
Game 2- Berry vs LaGrange 7 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 25
Game 1- Penn State-Altoona vs Berry 4 p.m.
Game 2- Birmingham-Southern vs LaGrange 6 p.m.
$5 entry for everyone 19 and older, free to LaGrange College faculty, staff, and students.