Men's and Women's Basketball open seasons at home this weekend

Men's Live Stats | Women's Live Stats

The Birmingham-Southern men's and women's basketball teams both open their 2010-2011 campaigns at home this weekend, as the men host the Black Tie Tournament, Friday and Saturday, and the women host the Sheraton Classic, Saturday and Sunday.

On Friday, action tips off with a neutral-site men's game between Rust College and Berry College at 5 p.m., followed by the Panther men taking on University of the Ozarks at 7 p.m.

Saturday features a full slate of games, beginning with the Black Tie third-place game at 1 p.m., and the championship game at 3 p.m. The women's team plays at 5 p.m. against Rose-Hulman College, followed by a neutral-site women's game between Louisiana College and Rust College at 7 p.m.

The women's tournament wraps up on Sunday with Rose-Hulman facing Louisiana College at 1 p.m., and the Panthers taking on Rust at 3 p.m.

All games are played in Bill Battle Coliseum, and will feature live stats, available