SOU closes CCC home schedule with No. 10 LCSC, WWU
Winners of six straight games, the Southern Oregon women’s basketball team would like nothing more than to streak into the postseason. A Cascade Conference juggernaut stands in the Raiders’ way this weekend at Lithia Motors Pavilion.
SOU (19-5 overall, 15-3 CCC) closes its regular-season home schedule with matchups against No. 10-ranked Lewis-Clark State (Idaho) (22-2, 17-1) at 5 p.m. Friday and Walla Walla (Wash.) (5-16, 4-14) at 7 p.m. Saturday. The Raiders are alone in third place with four CCC games left to play – two behind co-leaders LCSC and Eastern Oregon, and two up on Bushnell and Oregon Tech. They’ve already reserved a playoff spot for the 16th consecutive season, and two more wins would clinch homecourt advantage for at least the CCC Tournament quarterfinal round on Feb. 22 ...read more