Lawrence Tech to host its 1st hoops game in nearly 50 years

Blue Devils basketball returns to the hardwood

Published On: Nov 16 2012 02:47:05 PM EST   Updated On: Nov 16 2012 04:23:14 PM EST
Southfield, Mich. -

Lawrence Tech University is hosting its first basketball games in nearly a half-century.

The Blue Devils men's and women's team play Lourdes College on Saturday.

The games at Don Ridler Field House in Southfield will mark the university's first home games since the 1960's when the basketball program was suspended.

Both the men's and women's teams are consisted mostly of freshmen and some transfer students.

The men are 0-5 thus far this season.  The women are 1-1