Here are the probably starting lineups for Penn State's game against Fairfield tonight at the Bryce Jordan Center.
G-Derek Needham, 13.5 points per game
G-Colin Nickerson, 8.5
F-Yorel Hawkins, 5.5
F-Warren Edney, 10.0
F-Ryan Olander, 6.0
G-Talor Battle, 18.0 points per game
G-Tim Frazier, 3.0
F-David Jackson, 12.5
F-Andrew Jones, 4.0
F-Jeff Brooks, 14.0
Talor Battle will make his nation-leading 98th start for Penn State tonight. With 17 points tonight, the senior point guard could move into 4th place on Penn State's all-time leading scoring list.
Penn State is 9-4 all-time against teams from the state of Connecticut. The Lions will play Fairfield and then host Central Connecticut State next week at the Bryce Jordan Center. The Stags are only 1-8 all-time against Big Ten teams.
Penn State looks to move to 3-0 tonight for the third time under head coach Ed DeChellis. The last six times Penn State has started the season 3-0, the Nittany Lions earned a post-season berth.