Franklin, Mass. - Due to the impending storm expected to hit most of New England on Tuesday and Wednesday, the Dean College Department of Athletics has announced a scheduling change for the women's basketball program. The Bulldogs' contest with Newbury College, originally scheduled for Tuesday, February 12 at 12:00 PM has been postponed. The game will now be played as part of a doubleheader on Wednesday, February 13. The women will host the Nighthawks at 5:00 PM, with men's basketball playing their final regular season home contest at 7:00 PM against Eastern Nazarene.
Both games have huge postseason implications, with Newbury and the women's team tied for fifth in the league standings at 8-8 overall. On the men's side, the Bulldogs are currently in second place (10-4) with the Lions right on their heels (9-5) in a tie for fourth place.
Pior to the start of the men's game on Wednesday, they will honor their three seniors - Armani Baker (Pawtucket, R.I.), Dayvon Russell (Naugatuck, Conn.) and Randolf Thurman (Swampscott, Mass.), while the women's program will honor their three seniors - Jamaya Cleveland (Greensboro, Ga.), Amanda Miressi (New Rochelle, N.Y.) and Iindia Pina (Carver, Mass.).