EVANSVILLE, Ind. – Following the weekend trip to Des Moines, the University of Evansville men's basketball team remains on the road for a Thursday evening contest at Southern Illinois with tip set for 7 p.m. ESPN+ and the Purple Aces Radio Network have the broadcast.
Setting the Scene
- With the regular season winding down, the Aces trek to Carbondale for their second-to-last road game
- The newly renamed Banterra Center has been kind to the Purple Aces with UE winning four of the last six games
- Entering the 2014 meeting, Evansville dropped 12 road games in a row at SIU before reeling off four in a row between 2014 and 2017
- Despite falling in its last two visits to the facility, the Aces have played well, losing by just 3.