Valparaiso (3-12, 0-3 Horizon League) vs. Youngstown State (2-13, 0-4)
When: 7:05 p.m. today.
Where: Athletics-Recreation Center.
Radio/Internet: WVUR-FM (95.1)/valpoathletics.com.
Valparaiso will win if: It can avoid scoring droughts, which have been a recurring problem in recent losses. Wright State used a 10-0 run in the first half and a 14-0 spurt in the second half to defeat VU 90-67 last Saturday.
Youngstown State will win if: It can find a shooting touch. The Penguins are shooting 32.2 percent from the field and 24.4 from 3-point range.
Notes: The Penguins hold a 14-13 edge in the series, but the Crusaders are 9-4 at the ARC. ... The Penguins have lost 10 straight games, and they are 0-9 on the road this season. !~ Jim Hunsley