The Binghamton Bearcats look for their first conference win of the season tonight (1/13) when they host the Hartford Hawks at 7:00 PM at the Events Center (air at 6:45 on News Radio 1290 WNBF).  The Bearcats are 0-2 and Hartford is 0-1 in America East play.

The Hawks have had Binghamton's number over recent years.  The Bearcats have lost nine consecutive times to the Hawks.  Hartford has a 19-11 edge in the series overall.

The Hawks are paced in scoring by Cleveland "Pancake" Thomas who is averaging 15 points per game.  He transferred from New Mexico and had to red-shirt last season before becoming eligible.

Binghamton's top gun is Willie Rodriguez who is hitting for just over 14 points per game.  Everson Davis is averaging 10.9 points per game while Marlon Beck is in with an 8.9 points per game average.