The Week Ahead in SU Sports

Week of: Jan. 2-8, 2012

Men's Basketball: The Crusaders (5-5) kick-off the New Year with three home games this week. They open up on Tuesday with a 7:30 p.m. game against Thaddeus Stevens, a team that checks in at 5-3. Livestats for the game will be available here.

On Saturday and Sunday, SU plays host to Landmark Conference foes Drew and USMMA, respectively. Saturday's game tips off at 5:30 p.m., followed by a 2 p.m. tip on Sunday. Livestats are again available here and a free webcast will be available here.

Susquehanna was last in action on Dec. 29 when the team traveled to PSU-Harrisburg and saw its five-game win streak come to an end in an 83-75 loss. Senior Spenser Spenser (Seattle, Wash./Lakeside) led the team with 18 points.

Women's Basketball: SU (3-8) opens up 2012 on the road to take on the Cabrini Cavaliers (5-4) in non-conference action. Livestats for the game are available here.

The Crusaders ended 2011 on a high note, recording a convincing 70-54 victory over John Jay in the consolation game of the Nazareth College Holiday Tournament. Junior Gina Palazzi (Newfoundland, Pa. / Wallenpaupack) scored 10 points and pulled down eight rebounds in the win.

On Saturday and Sunday, the Crusaders host Landmark Conference opponents Drew and USMMA. Saturday's game starts at 7:30 p.m., followed by a 4 p.m. start on Sunday. Livestats are again available here and a free webcast will be available here.

Men's/Women's Swimming: SU's swimming teams open up the New Year by traveling to Tampa, Fla. for their annual training trip.