MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury College men’s basketball team will host two NESCAC foes this weekend with a chance to nail down a home quarterfinal playoff game on Feb. 18.
The Panthers, ranked No. 16 in NCAA Division III before three wins last week, improved to 18-3, 6-2 in league play with wins at Bowdoin and Colby last weekend.
This weekend, they host No. 11 Amherst (16-4 overall and tied with the Panthers for second in NESCAC at 6-2) on Friday at 7 p.m.. On Saturday, fourth-place Trinity (14-8, 5-3) visits at 3 p.m.