Both UAF basketball teams on the road this week

FAIRBANKS-The Alaska women's basketball team will close out their three game road trip this weekend. They head into the belly of the beast if you will against UAA. In their last meeting UAA came back to win by 86-77.

UAA is 8-5 and 15-6 overall. The Nanooks are 9-12 overall and 3-10 in the GNAC and have lost seven of their last eight but they've been highlight competitive. This season they have six losses by five points or less.

The men's team is on their last road trip of the regular season. The Nooks face Northwest Nazarene on Thursday. The Crusaders are struggling losing seven straight and four by 10 or more points.

Then UAF goes to Central Washington on Saturday. The Wildcats are 7-2 at home this year and are 7-5 in the GNAC. The Nooks will look to solidify their third place standing in the GNAC. UAF is 8-5 in conference just game up on Central.