Men's Basketball Tips Off Tonight vs NAIA #22 Ranked IU East

MT. VERNON, OH - OCU will be taking part in the 2012 Cougar Tipoff Tournament this weekend.  The Blazers will be opening up tonight with #22 ranked IU East, an NAIA affiliate from Richmond, Indiana.  

The Red Wolves have reached two straight NAIA National Tournaments and have been a force in the KIAC.  OCU comes into the game coming off a record breaking season in 2011-12 where they went 27-10 and reached the NCCAA Final Four.  The Blazers will look to improve on their 1-4 mark against NAIA schools last season.

OCU Head Coach Tony Stockman will also be making his OCU coaching debut in Mount Vernon tonight at 6:00 PM against Coach Hester and IU-East.  The game will be broadcast by webstream.

The game can be watched LIVE by clicking HERE.