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Wonder Boys Host Champion Christian Thursday

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Arkansas Tech University will welcome Champion Christian College to Tucker Coliseum for a non-conference men's basketball contest on Thursday, Nov. 14.

The Wonder Boys defeated the Tigers 99-47 on Jan. 5, 2010, and 103-44 on Nov. 25, 2013, in the only previous meetings between the two programs.

Tickets will be available at the door. Those with a valid ATU identification card will be admitted free of charge.

ATU Wonder Boys (1-1) vs. Champion Christian Tigers (2-1)
When: Thursday, Nov. 14, 6 p.m.
Where: Tucker Coliseum, Russellville
Radio/Internet: KCJC 102.3 FM/www.arkansastechsports.com
Series: ATU leads 2-0

About the Wonder Boys: Arkansas Tech evened its 2019-20 record with a 79-59 win over Emporia State University on Saturday. The Wonder Boys are led in scoring through two games by senior forward Ramses Sandifer (17.5 points per game), freshman guard Dillon Gooding (16.5 points per game) and junior guard R.J. Glasper (16.5 points per game).

About the Tigers: Formerly known as Champion Baptist College, Champion Christian College is located in Hot Springs. The Tigers compete at the National Christian College Athletics Association level. Their most recent regular season game was a 104-60 victory over Baptist Bible College on Friday.