| @Towson_MBB Seeks 5th Straight Win Tuesday at JMU
Courtesy: Athletics Media Relations  
Release: 02/12/2013
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Date Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013 | 7:00 p.m.
Location Harrisonburg, Va. | JMU Convocation Center
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TOWSON TIGERS
Record 14-12, 9-4 CAA
Last Game Feb. 9 - at Georgia State, W, 90-82 (OT)
Head Coach Pat Skerry (Tufts, 1992)
JAMES MADISON DUKES
Record 14-12, 8-5 CAA
Last Game Feb. 10 - at Drexel, L, 60-48
Head Coach Matt Brady (Siena, '87)

HARRISONBURG, Va. - The Towson men's basketball team will be seeking its longest winning streak since 2000 when the Tigers travel to James Madison on Tuesday night to take on the Dukes at 7 p.m.

The game can be seen live on Comcast SportsNet with John Castleberry and Charlie Woolum calling the action. Fans can also listen to the game on the Towson Sports Network with Spiro Morekas and Vince Angotti on the call.

Towson (14-12, 9-4 CAA) won its fourth straight game with a 90-82 overtime victory at Georgia State on Saturday.

Junior guard/forward Rafriel Guthrie came off the bench to score a career-high 23 points and dish out a career-best six assists in the win.

The Tigers have boasted two four-game winning streaks this year but haven't owned a five-game winning streak since the 2000-01 season.

James Madison (14-12, 8-5 CAA) will be looking to avenge its worse loss ever to Towson, a 73-47 setback to the Tigers on January 19 in Maryland.


The Dukes have won five of seven since that loss and are currently in fourth-place in the CAA standings, just a game behind the second-place Tigers.

Senior forward Rayshawn Goins leads the Dukes in both scoring (13.7 ppg) and rebounding (7.7 rpg), while senior guard Devon Moore leads the CAA by averaging 4.5 assists per game.

In the first meeting between the squads, Towson forward Jerrelle Benimon led five Tigers in double figures with 13 points and 12 rebounds. Towson outscored James Madison, 42-19, in the second half.


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