Men's basketball preview: Lawrence at Merrill Thompson Tip-Off Classic

Lawrence men's basketball bench photo
Lawrence opens its season Friday with a game vs. UW-Stout.

APPLETON, Wis. -- The Lawrence University men's basketball team opens its season at the Merrill Thompson Tip-Off Classic this weekend at UW-Superior. The Vikings face UW-Stout in the season opener on Friday, and then take on the host Yellowjackets on Saturday. Both games tip off at 5 p.m.