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The Mustangs (1-13, 1-6 WHAC) will look to get back on track against a Comets (4-6) team that enters Auburn Hills in the midst of a two-game losing streak. The pair of teams have faced two common opponents in Lawrence Tech and Purdue-Calumet on their path to The Palace.
Against Lawrence Tech, the Mustangs were able to pick up their lone win-to-date of the 2012-13 campaign against the conference foe by a 62-57 final. Olivet was also able to top Lawrence Tech after besting the Blue Devils, 73-57.
Facing Purdue-Calumet, the Mustangs were downed on the road by a final of 81-62 after getting off to a slow start in Indiana. The Comets hosted Purdue-Calumet and were able to pick up their second win of the 2012-13 season with a 69-60 victory.
Tickets to the Marygrove/Olivet contest are sold out. The Mustangs official athletic website, MarygroveMustangs.com, will have a full recap of the day at the conclusion of the contest.
On Saturday, the Mustangs will face a quick turnaround as they travel to NCAA DI Youngstown State University for a 2:05 p.m. tipoff.
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