Raiders Set to Host NWF Classic

Raiders Set to Host NWF Classic

NICEVILLE, Fla. – Northwest Florida men's basketball is set to host Roane State and Coastal Alabama – North in the NWF Classic set for Friday and Saturday. Pensacola State will also participate in the four-team event.

NWF takes on Roane State Friday and Coastal Alabama – North Saturday, both games are set for a 7:30 p.m. tip. Pensacola battles Coastal Alabama – North Friday and Roane State Saturday with each game tipping at 5 p.m.

The Raiders (1-0) have had a week to recover after a 66-56 victory over FSC Jacksonville to open the season. Indrek Sunelik led all scorers with 14 points on 5-of-11 shooting from the field, the freshman was responsible for four of the team's nine 3-pointers in the game.

Roane State (0-2) dropped its first two games of the season, including a 101-64 decision to Chipola in Marianna. Forward Kavan Hill leads the team averaging 17.0 points per game through the early part of the year.

Coastal Alabama – North (0-2) fell to Gulf Coast to open its 2019-20 campaign before falling to Pensacola, 70-68, on Tuesday. The Eagles were led by Roy Jones III, who dropped 33 points on 10-of-19 shooting against the Pirates.

Both NWF games will be streamed on

For Raider Club members looking to pick up their passes and gifts on the day of the game, see Kim-Anh Brechtel on the concourse outside of the Raider Athletic Office entrance.

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