No. 19 Lewis-Clark State at No. 6 Carroll College
When: 7:30 p.m. Thursday
Where: PE Center
Records: Lewis-Clark State (21-7, 10-6 Frontier); Carroll (23-5, 11-5)
On the air: Radio — 94.9 ESPN Radio
Projected Lewis-Clark State starters: F Race Martin (6-6, Jr.) 12.8 ppg; G Andre McCowan (6-4, Jr.) 11.7 ppg; F Jeremy Franklin (6-6, Sr.) 9.2 ppg; G Trea Thomas (5-10, Sr.) 8.6 ppg.
Projected Carroll starters: F Ryan Imhoff (6-6, Sr.) 20 ppg; F Match Burnham (6-8, Jr.) 13.8 ppg; F Matt Wyman (6-7, Jr.) 12.9 ppg; G Lorel Johnson (6-1, Sr.) 6.1 ppg; G Ife Kalejaiye (6-2, Jr.) 7.9 ppg.
Noteworthy: The six-game winning streak came to a halt when the Saints fell to Providence, 59-58 in Great Falls on Saturday. The loss meant Carroll has to win out if they want to repeat as Frontier Conference regular season champions. … Saints F Ryan Imhoff was recently named the a Top 50 small-college basketball players list. The senior leads the Frontier in points per game (20) and steals per game (2.6). He leads the Saints in points, rebounds, assists, steals and blocks per game. … The Saints hold the No. 1 3-point, field goal and free-throw percentage in the NAIA. … Carroll and Lewis-Clark are 1-1 this season. Both teams won on the other’s home court. … The Warriors slumped through a four-game losing streak in January and early February before rebounding and winning four of their last five. … The Warriors would need to win out and have a stumbles from Carroll and Western to have an outside shot to split the conference title.