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JU/FGCU PREVIEW

Fort Myers,FL- FGCU (27-3, 14-1) faces Jacksonville University (18-10, 10-5) on Senior Night, Monday night at 7 PM.

Overview:

FGCU is coming off their first ASUN loss this season and first loss in their last 42 ASUN conference games. The Eagles have already secured the ASUN regular season championship, #1 seed for the ASUN tournament, and home court throughout the tournament, which starts on March 7th at 7 PM vs #8 Lipscomb University (7-22, 4-12).

FGCU beat JU on the road 81-68 on February 3rd from Swisher Gymnasium. The Eagles look to sweep the regular season series with the Dolphins Monday night. JU has won their last four games heading into this game.

Stats:

The Dolphins average 71.2 points per game, shoot 41% from the field, and 32.8% from beyond the arc. The Dolphins average 40.6 team rebounds per game. JU dishes out 12.2 assists per game, and defensively average 10.9 steals and 3.8 blocks per game. The Dophins average 16.4 team turnovers per game.

Players To Watch For:

5’10 SO G Destiny Marshall 14.9 ppg

5’10 R-SR Shakayla Nevitt 14.5 ppg

5’8 SR G Kiara Meeks 8.4 ppg

Possible Starting Lineup (JU):

G-Kiara Meeks

G-Shakayla Nevitt

G-Destiny Marshall

G-Alexis Burns

F-Jada Perry

Possible Starting Lineup (FGCU):

G-Keri Jewett-Giles

G-Davion Wingate

G-Kerstie Phills

F-Nasrin Ulel

F-Tytionia Adderly

Prediction:

FGCU 75 JU 65

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