No. 13 Carroll College at Rocky Mountain College
When: 5:30 p.m. Friday
Records: Rocky (19-3, 9-3 Frontier); Carroll (18-6, 10-3)
On the air: Radio — 94.9 ESPN Radio
Projected Rocky starters: F Brooke Jones (5-11, Jr.) 11.6 ppg; G Mikayla Jones (5-5, Sr.) 11.3 ppg; G Hailee Farstveet (5-10, Sr.) 9 ppg; G Alecia Chamberlin (5-10, Jr.) 8.6 ppg; F Markaela Francis (6-0, So.) 8.5 ppg.
Projected Carroll starters: C Hannah Dean (6-1, Jr.) 11.8 ppg; G Bailey Pasta (5-6, Sr.) 10.7 ppg; F Michaela Dowdy (6-1, Sr.) 8.6 ppg; G Brittney Johnson (5-7, Jr.) 6 ppg; G Jaidyn Lyman (5-3, Fr.) 4.8 ppg.
Noteworthy: Saints junior F Hannah Dean leads the Frontier Conference in rebounding (7.8). … She leads Carroll in points, rebounds, assists, steals and blocks. … Carroll is No. 4 in the NAIA in defense, allowing 53.4 points per game. … The Saints have won five of their last six. … Carroll is 1-1 against Rocky Mountain College this season. … Rocky has won four straight, and six of its last seven. … The Battlin’ Bears have the top ranked defense in the NAIA, allowing 48.7 points per game. … Brooke Jones, who leads RMC in scoring, began her college career at Carroll before transferring. … Rocky and Carroll are neck and neck atop the Frontier rankings, though by nature of a Wednesday night win, the Saints currently hold the top slot.