Bronx, N.Y. – The Fordham University Rams continue the 2020-2021 Atlantic 10 season by hosting the University of Dayton Flyers in the historic Rose Hill Gym on Tuesday, January 5, at 6:00 p.m.
The game will be streamed live on ESPN+ with Andrew Bogusch (play-by-play) and Mike Watts (color) on the call, and broadcast live on WFUV (90.7 FM) and wfuvsports.org with Emmanuel Berbari (play-by-play) and Andrew Posadas (color) announcing.
Fordham enters the game with a 0-2 record, 0-2 in the Atlantic 10, and is coming off a conference loss at La Salle on Saturday night, while Dayton enters the contest with a 5-2 overall record, 1-1 in the A-10, and is coming off a league win over George Mason in Dayton on Saturday.
Tuesday night’s contest will be the 38th meeting between Fordham and Dayton on the hardwood. The Flyers lead the all-time series, which started in 1952-53, 32-5, and have won the past 16 match-ups, including a 70-56 win last year on February 1 in Dayton as Obi Toppin and Trey Landers each netted 18 points for Dayton.
• Sophomore forward Joel Soriano recorded a double-double in each of the first two games of 2020-2021 and now has a double-double in seven of his last eight games dating back to last year.
• Soriano is leading the team in scoring (14.0 ppg) and rebounding (12.5 rpg).
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