Truman State and Upper Iowa will play the back half of their home-and-away Saturday, in the Hawkeye State. Last Saturday, in Kirksville, the Peacocks came from 16 down in the 4th quarter to force overtime and win at Pershing Arena. Bulldog coach Theo Dean says they need to eliminate self-inflicted turnovers….
Truman is last in the GLVC in turnover margin. The Bulldog women will look to halt a three-game losing streak and pick up their first conference win. The Peacocks are 3-3 and 1-2 in the league.
The Truman men hit Upper Iowa with a 10-nothing haymaker last Saturday and kept the lead the rest of the way. In building a 15-point advantage by intermission, the Bulldogs limited the GLVC’s top offense to 30 first half points. ‘Dogs coach Jeff Horner wants more of the same….
Upper Iowa bounced back with a 104-point effort in beating North Central University on Tuesday to improve to 4-4. The Bulldogs are 3-4. You can hear the doubleheader Saturday on KRES and centralmoinfo.com starting with the Truman Tipoff at 12:45 from Fayette, Iowa. Brad and Hank will have the call.