Montana Tech at No. 13 Carroll College
When: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday
Where: PE Center
Records: Tech (13-11, 3-9 Frontier); Carroll (17-6, 9-3)
On the air: Radio — 94.9 ESPN Radio
Projected Tech starters: C Shay Potter (6-2, So.) 11.6 ppg; G Kourtney Coverdell (5-8, Jr.) 8.8 ppg; Guard Monica Landdeck (5-9, Sr.) 8.7 ppg; G Hannah Sparks (5-7, Jr.) 7 ppg; G Kaylynn Coverdell (5-9, Jr.) 6.6 ppg.
Projected Carroll starters: C Hannah Dean (6-1, Jr.) 11.4 ppg; G Bailey Pasta (5-6, Sr.) 10.5 ppg; F Michaela Dowdy (6-1, Sr.) 9 ppg; G Brittney Johnson (5-7, Jr.) 5.8 ppg; G Jaidyn Lyman (5-3, Fr.) 4.9 ppg.
Noteworthy: Carroll College is 2-0 against Montana Tech this season, picking up two road wins in Butte. … Carroll won those games by an average of 12 points. … Carroll is tied with Rocky atop the Frontier Conference standings. … The Saints are led in points scored, rebounding, assists, steals and blocks by Hannah Dean. … Dean leads the Frontier in rebounding and blocked shots per game. … Carroll owns the No. 4-ranked defense in the NAIA, allowing 54 points per game. … The Saints haven’t given up more than 60 points since Jan.6, a 73-67 win over Lewis-Clark State College. … The Orediggers enter the game on a four-game losing streak. … Montana Tech hasn’t won since Jan. 20, a win over Montana State-Northern. … Sophomore C Shay Potter continues to be a bright spot for the Orediggers, leading the team in scoring at about 12 per game. … The Orediggers are coached by former Carroll player and assistant coach Carly Sanon.