Robert Morris visits William Pitt Center on Saturday to take on Sacred Heart. The game tips off at 3:30 p.m. EST. The Colonials beat the Pioneers 66-62 on Jan. 17 and are 6-1 against them over the last four years.
Robert Morris is currently in second place in the conference and Sacred Heart is in fifth.
The Colonials were defeated by Quinnipiac 63-61 on Feb. 14 despite 16 points and 7 rebounds from Russell Johnson. He leads the team in rebounds per game with 5.9 while also putting up 9.9 points per game. For the Pioneers, Shane Gibson finished with 26 points and 8 rebounds in the 64-60 loss to St. Francis (PA) on Feb. 14. His 20.7 points per game is the highest mark on the team.
StatSmack! Robert Morris is better than Sacred Heart
Robert Morris has more wins over the last 5 years than Sacred Heart (134 vs. 83).
Robert Morris has a better conference record than Sacred Heart this season (9-3 vs. 7-4).
Even computers respect Robert Morris more. Robert Morris has a better RPI this season than Sacred Heart (RPI: No. 140 vs. No. 193).
Boom! Robert Morris defeated Sacred Heart by 4 points the last time they played (Jan 17, 2013).