Men seeking first win at Drury in five seasons, women looking for first-ever road victory against Panthers
Jan. 22, 2013
Meet Notes - vs. Drury
Missouri State Bears vs. Drury Panthers
Date: Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Diving: Begins at 4:30 p.m. (CST)
Swimming: Begins at 6:00 p.m.
Location: Springfield, Mo.
Site: Breech Pool (Drury University)
TV: Mediacom MC22: Thursday (Jan. 24), Friday (Jan. 25) and Saturday (Jan. 26) at 7 p.m.
Order of Events
200 Medley Relay - 1000 Free - 200 Free - 50 Free - 200 IM - Diving Break - 100 Fly - 100 Free - 100 Back - 500 Free - Diving Break - 100 Breast - 200 Free Relay
All-Time Series vs. Drury Men
· The Missouri State men closed the gap on DU's series lead in October. Heading into Wednesday's meet, the Panthers hold a 14-11 advantage over the Bears.
· Over the past 10 matchups, Missouri State and Drury have five wins apiece.
· The last time the Bears won at Breech Pool was during the 2007-08 season.
All-Time Series vs. Drury Women
· Missouri State's women's team has only won three times in 13 head-to-head dual meets. Drury leads the all-time series, 10-3.
· Over the past 10 meetings, Missouri State is just 2-8 against its crosstown rival.
· The Bears' last win over the NCAA Division II powerhouse was during the 2011-12 season at home (119-115). However, Missouri State's women are winless at DU's Breech Pool.
Missouri State vs. Drury (October 26, 2012)
· The MSU men, ranked 23rd in the nation at the time, cruised to a 65-point victory over eight-time defending NCAA Division II champion Drury (154-89).
· The MSU women fell short as the visiting Panthers took first in the 400 free relay to steal a 125-116 victory.