The area college basketball season gets back into full swing after the holiday break. However, there are a few games remaining on the docket before the new year.
The Penn State Behrend women (1-6) play Gordon in the Land of Magic Tournament at Daytona Beach, Fla., Saturday at 8 p.m. The Lions then return to action Monday to face Rivier in Daytona at 2 p.m.
The Behrend men’s team (5-2) takes on Bethany in the Bill Sudeck Holiday Tournament hosted by Case Western on Sunday at 6 p.m. in Cleveland at Key Center. The Behrend men will play again Monday at 2 p.m. (consolation) or 4 p.m. (championship).
The Edinboro women (5-3) play a non-conference game at Winston Salam (N.C.) on Tuesday at 2 p.m. The Fighting Scots have a PSAC crossover game at Cheyney on Jan. 3. The Edinboro men (5-5) return to action Jan. 3 at Cheyney at 3 p.m.
Both Gannon squads are off until Jan. 3 as the unbeaten women’s team (12-0) visits East Stroudsburg in a 1 p.m. PSAC crossover game, while the Knights’ men’s team (6-5) follows with a 3 p.m. tip against East Stroudsburg.