The Crusaders go into Athletics-Recreation Center locked and loaded on Saturday as Valparaiso hosts Bethune-Cookman. The game starts at 8:00 EST. The Crusaders stand at 4-1 overall. Meanwhile, the Wildcats have a record of 2-3. Valparaiso has won four of its last five games.
StatSmack! Valparaiso is better than Bethune-Cookman
Valparaiso is bigger. The average weight of the top 8 players on Valparaiso is 193 lbs compared to 186 lbs for Bethune-Cookman.
We just win. Valparaiso has more wins over the last 5 years than Bethune-Cookman (107 vs 92).
Even computers respect Valparaiso more. We have a better RPI this season than Bethune-Cookman (RPI: #103 vs #244).
More violent crime happens per capita in Daytona Beach so be careful if you visit (when compared to Valparaiso (according to the FBI).