Almost all of the Philly area college basketball teams are in action this weekend.
The Saint Joseph's Hawks (10-3) will play No. 23 Harvard Crimson (11-1) on Saturday at 4 p.m. Harvard is on a three-game win streak and has made 53.5% of their three point attempts during the streak. St. Joe's enters the game on a five-game win streak. The Hawks are led by the 18.5 ppg of Carl Jones.
The Villanova Wildcats (7-6) look for the first win in Big East play against the No. 13 Marquette Golden Eagles (11-2) on Sunday at 1 p.m. Villanova fell 83-69 in their first Big East game to West Virginia. Marquette was stunned by Vanderbilt, 74-57, in their last outing. Maalik Wayns leads the Wildcats with 17.6 ppg.
The Penn Quakers (6-7) travel to play the No. 5 Duke Blue Devils (10-1) on Sunday at 5 p.m. The Quakers are 2-3 in their last five games. Duke has won their last three games. Senior guard Zach Rosen leads Penn with 19.7 ppg (22nd in the nation).
Here's the complete Philly area college basketball weekend schedule:
St. Francis (PA) at Drexel (12 p.m., TV: DUTV)
Hartford at La Salle (2 p.m., Radio: 990 AM)
Saint Joseph's at No. 23 Harvard (4 p.m., Radio: 610 WIP AM)
Villanova at No. 13 Marquette (1 p.m., TV: ESPNU)
Penn at No. 5 Duke (5 p.m., TV: ESPNU)
Penn State at Northwestern (7 p.m., TV: ESPNU)
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