HU men, women open tourney play this week

The Huntington University men's and women's basketball teams will face Indiana Wesleyan University and Taylor University, respectively, in the first round of the Crossroads League Tournament this week.

The eighth-seeded Forester men will visit the top-seeded Wildcats on Wednesday, Feb. 20, at 7 p.m.

The women's team, seeded fifth, will travel to fourth-seeded Taylor and play the Lancers on Tuesday, Feb. 19, at 7 p.m.

Indiana Wesleyan swept the season series with the men's team, winning 86-76 at Platt Arena on Jan. 2 and 61-58 at home on Jan. 29.

The Forester women split their season series with Taylor, winning 70-65 at home on Jan. 12 and losing 67-41 on the road on Feb. 9.