The number 1 seed Wright State Raiders will be gunning for the 2007 Horizon League Championship tonight when they square off against the 19th ranked Butler Bulldogs, the Horizon Leagues number 2 seed. The game will be hosted at the Ervin J Nutter center at 9:00 eastern time, televised on ESPN TV. For a complete look at how each team reached the championship game check out the 2007 Horizon league bracket from Maddux Sports.
Both teams entered the tournament with 13-3 conference records in Horizon League play but Wright state collected the top seed by virtue of a tie breaker giving them the advantage of hosting tonight’s championship game. Wright State has played great ball the second half of the season including 12 consecutive wins at home. It is unclear right now if Wright state would be in with a loss in tonight’s championship game where as Butler will be dancing regardless of the outcomes of tonight’s game.
Both teams take good care of the basketball and play great defense. Tonight’s game should display some great offensive sets from 2 teams deserving of entry into the 2007 NCAA mens basketball tournament. Maddux Sports has released a premium college basketball pick on this game for members. Be sure to get on board and not miss another winning play from the expert handicappers.