The Bearcats visit the Wildcats in men's basketball on Saturday afternoon in Durham, New Hampshire at 1:00 P.M. (air at 12:45 on News Radio 1290 WNBF. Lundholm Gymnasium is the site for the two teams showdown with each needing a win to bolster playoff hopes. The host Wildcats are 1-8 in America East and at the bottom of the standings. Binghamton is 2-7 and right ahead of New Hampshire. The Maine Black Bears have three conference victories. With the top eight teams qualifying for the America East playoffs non of the three can afford to lose.

New Hampshire has dropped seven consecutive games with a win over UMass Lowell the Wildcats lone Division I win. Binghamton has defeated the Wildcats and Maine so far in conference action. The Bearcats earned a 69-58 decision over the Wildcats at the Events Center last month. New Hampshire holds a 19-18 edge in the series and in previous meetings at Lundholm Gymnasium each time has won nine games.