GREENEVILLE, Tenn. – The Lander men's basketball team hits the road Saturday as the Bearcats face their final road test of the non-conference slate, taking on Tusculum at 3:00 p.m.
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• Lander (1-3) dropped a 73-62 decision to Tusculum (2-3) in Horne Arena on Nov. 14.
• Saturday's contest will be Lander's fourth game away from home in its last five outings. The Bearcats return home to face Erskine on Wednesday.
• Lander put together its best offensive performance of the season on Tuesday night against Livingstone, scoring 82 points on 45.5 percent shooting.
• Rahu Purdie leads the Bearcats, scoring 16.0 points per game.
• Marquel Wiggins scored a season-high 21 points in the loss at Livingstone on Tuesday.
• The Bearcats have not played a non-conference team twice in the same season since defeating Mars Hill twice in 2012-13.
• Lander's last trip to Tennessee came on Nov. 19, 2016, when the Bearcats topped King, 87-83.