» GAME STORY: Wittenberg shows grit in 18th victory
Even though 2,222 miles separate Whitman and Wittenberg, they have one common opponent. Whitman beat Ohio Wesleyan 92-90 on Dec. 30 in Las Vegas, Nev. The Tigers beat Ohio Wesleyan 93-72 on Jan. 17 in Springfield. The teams play again Feb. 14 in Delaware.
Washington has two common opponents with Wittenberg. The Bears beat Wabash 82-70 in their season opener Nov. 17. Wittenberg won 72-58 at Wabash on Dec. 10 and plays the Little Giants again on Feb. 7 in Springfield. Washingon lost 94-76 to Mount St. Joseph, a team Wittenberg beat 78-74 in the season opener.
Wittenberg plays its third straight home game Wednesday, hosting Kenyon (6-13, 3-9) at at 7:30 p.m.