Incarnate Word set to host McMurry Friday night

Trinity hits a shot off the baseline in Monday night’s game at Incarnate Word. UIW defeated the Division III Tigers, 93-57. Video by

By Jerry Briggs

Undefeated Incarnate Word will play the third game of a season-opening, four-game homestand Friday night at 6 against the McMurry War Hawks.

UIW (2-0) has knocked off Southwestern and Trinity leading into its third straight ball game against NCAA Division III competition.

Abilene-based McMurry plays in the American Southwest Conference.

The Cardinals are set to host Loyola-Marymount on Nov. 22.

Meanwhile, unbeaten UTSA (2-0) has left for the Bahamas. The Roadrunners play Coastal Carolina in Nassau on Friday night.

UTSA won a classic in the I-35 rivalry Wednesday night at Texas State.

Trailing by 9 with 1:10 remaining, the Roadrunners went on a 15-5 run to stun the Bobcats, 79-78.