With their five-game win streak in the rearview mirror, the Baker men (6-3, 0-1) will look to get back on track after dropping the conference opener 48-72 to Evangel University on Tuesday.
Junior Andre Strozier leads the Wildcats in scoring with 13.7 points per game and rebounding with 8.7 rebounds per game.
This season Baker has done a good job of forcing its opponents into turnovers. Wildcat opponents have collectively averaged 15.6 turnovers per game through the first nine games.
Live stats for Thursday's game will be available through NAIA Dakstats, live audio will be available via Allinbroadcasters.com, and live video will be available via UStream.tv. To listen to audio and video simultaneously, open both the audio and video links.
Tip-off is slated for 7:30 p.m., immediately following the women's game.
The Baker women last defeated Benedictine on Feb. 10, 2005, by a score of 69-56. Jessica Pontious led the way scoring 18 points. The Lady Cats finished the 2003 season 21-11.
The Benedictine Lady Ravens were picked No. 2 in the preseason HAAC coaches poll. The men were picked seventh. Both the Baker men and women were picked No. 6.