IWU vs. Elmhurst
Where: R.A. Faganel Hall, Elmhurst
When: 7 p.m. Tuesday
Records: IWU (21-3, 14-1); Elmhurst (13-11, 9-6)
FYI: The No. 16 nationally ranked Illinois Wesleyan women have clinched a share of the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin regular season title and can win it outright over Wheaton (21-4, 14-2) with a victory over Elmhurst. The Titans have won eight titles in school history with the other crowns coming in 2003, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2016. Wesleyan is in the driver’s seat to host Thursday and Saturday’s CCIW Tournament, which will include Wheaton, Carthage (17-7, 10-5) and Elmhurst. The Bluejays lost a Jan. 6 game at IWU, 87-61. Mikaela Eppard had 15 points and 14 rebounds in that game for Elmhurst. The 5-foot-11 senior leads the league in scoring (18.0) and rebounding (10.8). Kaela Jones chips in 11.7 points for the Bluejays. The Titans are led by Molly McGraw (13.3 ppg) and Maddie Merritt (12.3). Rebekah Ehresman adds 10.9 points while leading the CCIW in assists (4.8) and steals (3.4).