Tonights Brewer at Bangor Basketball Rivalry renews itself again at Barry Gym at Bangor High School.
Both teams lost important players from graduation. Both teams match up size wise and both have excellent 3 point shooters.
Brewer is 2-2 with two tough close losses to Lewiston and Lawrence while Bangor lost its opening game to Hampden at Home.
Bangor since has beaten Skowhegan, Messalonskee and Mt. Blue, while Brewer has beaten Messalonskee.
Bangor is 3-1 and Brewer is 2-2. Both beat Messalonskee at Messalonskee in overtime.
Bangor has the home court advantage and that could be the difference in the game as both teams appear to mirror each other in size, shooting and ball handling. Bangor may jhave the defensive advantage.
Underclassmen will be key for each team in search for a rivalry win tonite.
My pick…Bangor by 5….homecourt advantage.