Palm Beach Atlantic Hits the Road on Saturday to take on Tampa
January 29, 2009
Written By: Michael Brown, Palm Beach Atlantic University SID
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.- With the University of Tampa hosting the NCAA Soccer Championships back in the fall, the UT and Palm Beach Atlantic University men’s basketball teams switched home dates for the basketball schedule. That means that this Saturday, January 31st the two teams will square off on the hardwood at UT with tip-off slated for 4 p.m.
The Sailfish are coming off a tough 72-66 loss to the hands of Northwood University in their only other matchup of the week on Monday. The Sailfish, currently in their second season as a full member of NCAA Division II as an Independent, boast a 7-6 record against Sunshine State Conference opponents this season.
UT came to West Palm Beach back on December 3rd and handed the Fish a tough 73-41 defeat as the Spartans athleticism and strength overtook the young Fish.