Hartford squares off against Maryland-Baltimore County in the quarterfinals of the America East Tournament at SEFCU Arena on Saturday. The game tips off at 2 p.m. EST and you can catch it on ESPN3.com. The Hawks beat the Retrievers 68-56 on Feb. 28 and are 5-5 against them over the last four years.
In a 61-58 triumph over Vermont on Mar. 3, Yolonzo Moore put up 16 points and six assists for the Hawks. He is averaging 9.6 points per game and leads the team in assists with 2.5 per game. For the Retrievers, Ryan Cook finished with 24 points in the 59-49 win over Binghamton on Mar. 3. He leads the team with 15.0 points per game.
StatSmack! Hartford is better than Maryland-Baltimore County
It's only wins and losses, but Hartford has a better overall record than Maryland-Baltimore County this season (17-12 vs. 7-22).
Mark Nwakamma is ranked 5th in the America East in points, 6th in the America East in steals, and 7th in the America East in blocks.
Hartford has more wins over the last 5 years than Maryland-Baltimore County (70 vs. 59).
Hartford has a better conference record than Maryland-Baltimore County this season (10-6 vs. 5-11).