Robert Morris Preview
Fort Myers, FL- FGCU (2-9) heads back to Alico Arena to face another struggling team, Robert Morris University (2-8). The Colonials have only one D1 win on the year like the Eagles and that win came against Howard (85-65).
Robert Morris is led by Head Coach Andrew Toole who is in his 10th season coaching the Colonials. He is under contract until 2020-21. The Colonials play in the Northeast Conference (NEC). Robert Morris averages 67 points per game (275th in NCAA), have dished out 156 assists (10th in NCAA), and have 76 steals on the season (34th in NCAA). They play their home games at the UPMC Events Center in Moon, Pennsylvania which seats 4,000. The Colonials non conference schedule has included losses against Notre Dame (92-57), Toledo (70-56), and Marquette (66-62) on the road and a loss at home against Pittsburgh (71-57).
Players to watch for:
6’2 R-SR G Josh Williams 10.9 ppg
6’3 SO G Jalen Hawkins 9.5 ppg
6’8 SR F Yannis Mendy 8.8 ppg
Projected Starting Lineup (RMU):
F- Yannis Mendy
Projected Starting Lineup(FGCU):
Nate: RMU 54 FGCU 45
Jack: RMU 62 FGCU 57