The first match-up is against Southern Nazarene University. Southern Nazarene is off to an 11-5 start. Southern Nazarene and Baker have two common opponents — Northwood University and Oklahoma Baptist. Southern Nazarene split with Northwood and swept Oklahoma Baptist. Baker lost single games to both schools.
The Oklahoma Christian Eagles, Baker’s second opponent, also are off to an 8-4 start. The Eagles have won six of their past seven games. Oklahoma Christian and Baker have a common opponent in Lubbock Christian. Oklahoma Christian split with Lubbock, and Baker lost a game to Lubbock in the Cowtown Classic.
Baker’s opponents for Saturday have struggled this season. Bacone College is 1-8. Southwestern College has played just two games and lost both games.