Against tournament field: 1-2.
Away from home: 8-6.
In last 10 games: 6-4.
Impressive victories: Dec. 27, at Wyoming, 84-69; Dec. 30, at Montana, 78-74; Mar. 7, at Milwaukee vs. Butler, 87-71.
Disturbing losses: Nov. 28, at Tennessee Tech, 72-67; Feb. 15, home vs. Illinois-Chicago, 94-86; Feb. 18, home vs. Missouri State, 72-63.
Top players: Sr., Joah Tucker, F, 16.4 ppg, 6.1 rpg; Sr., Boo Davis, G, 16.2 ppg, 4.9 rpg; Sr., Adrian Tigert, F, 12.9 ppg, 7.4 rpg.
Scouting report: The defensive-minded Panthers force opponents into an average of 15.5 turnovers a game while limiting them to 31.1% shooting from behind the three-point line. Tucker and Davis are reliable scorers and Tigert is solid on both ends.
Little-known fact: First-year coach Rob Jeter father, Bob, was a former Pro Bowl defensive back with the Green Bay Packers.
No. 12 Montana
Conference: Big Sky.
Against tournament field: 1-1.