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Preview: Wright State vs. Cleveland State

Who: Cleveland State (9-7, 1-1 Horizon League) at Wright State (11-4, 2-0)

When: 7 p.m. Wednesday

Where: Nutter Center

Radio: 100.3

Probable Wright State starters

  • Matt Vest, 6-5, Jr., G, 6.2
  • Kendall Griffin, 6-4, So., G, 5.4
  • Tavares Sledge, 6-9, So., F, 4.8
  • Reggie Arceneaux, 5-9, So, G, 10.0
  • Cole Darling, 6-8, Jr., F, 10.8

Probable Cleveland State starters

  • Devon Long, 6-7, Jr., C, 5.4
  • Tim Kamczyc, 6-7, Sr., F, 9.6
  • Sebastian Douglass, 6-4, So., G, 8.1
  • Bryn Forbes, 6-3, Fr., G, 10.1
  • Charlie Lee, 5-9, So., G, 11.9

About Wright State: This is the third of four Horizon League games for the Raiders in a nine-day span. They beat Green Bay 64-53 on Thursday and then beat Milwaukee 53-51 on Saturday. They travel to Chicago to play Loyola at 9 p.m. Friday. … Wright State and Cleveland State are the only two teams in the league without a scorer who ranks among the top 10 in the conference. … Wright State leads the Horizon League in average home attendance (3,440). The average attendance for the nine Horizon League programs at home is 2,448. … Miles Dixon leads the Raiders in total points scored (153). He’s averaging 10.2 points per game off the bench.

About Cleveland State: The Vikings opened Horizon Leage play with a 74-50 loss at Valparaiso and then beat Illinois-Chicago 60-50 on Monday. That was their first victory over a Division I team since Dec. 1 when they beat Toledo 78-73. They had victories over Rio Grande, of the NAIA, and Division II Notre Dame College in December. … Cleveland State has won six games in a row in the series. That includes a regular-season sweep the last two seasons, a second-round victory in the Horizon League tournament in 2011 and a win in the second game of the series in the 2009-10 season. … The Vikings lost sophomore forward Anton Grady, a second-team preseason all-conference selection who was averaging 13.7 points per game, to a torn meniscus after six games. He will likely miss the rest of the season.

Coach Billy Donlon on Cleveland State: “Cleveland State had a great win (Monday) against Illinois-Chicago. They’re back to playing Gary Waters basketball with their defense and their pressure. They held UIC to 21 in the first half. It’ll be another war. Our league has got a lot of parity in it. You’ve got to do everything you can do defend your home court.”

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