Penn lost their last game against UCLA, 77-73. The Quakers hit 12 three-pointers in the contest and dished out a season-high 18 assists. Tyler Bernardini scored a career-high 29 points against the Bruins.
Marist won their last game over Hartford, 89-86, in double overtime. Isaiah Morton led the way for the Red Foxes with a career-high 23 points on 8-8 shooting from the floor.
The Red Foxes took the only meeting between the two schools at home last season, 66-57. Penn is 12-12 all-time against current members of the MAAC. The Quakers defeated MAAC member Manhattan, 75-72 on Nov. 29.
The Quakers are led by Bob Cousy Award nominee senior guard Zach Rosen. Rosen ranks 18th nationally in scoring per game with 20.8 ppg and 21st in assists per game (6.0).