Seattle comes into the contest fresh off an 82-72 win against Montana State at home. Their first road contest of the young 2012-13 season figures to be substantial as the Cavaliers are used to a high level of competition within their own conference.
Seattle is led by junior forward Clarence Trent. The 6 ft. 6 swingman from Tacoma scored 18 points on 46 percent shooting from the field. After just one game, the Redhawks are ranked 157th in the nation in field goal percentage as they shot 44 percent as a team against Montana State. They'll try to maintain their momentum on the boards as they grabbed 51 rebounds, putting them 11th in the country in that category. They were adept at sharing the ball, notching 19 assists and rank 37th in scoring with 87 points.