Jacksonville, FL- FGCU (20-3, 8-1 ASUN) faces Jacksonville University (9-10, 3-6 ASUN) for a Thursday afternoon matinee at 1 PM, from Historic Swisher Gymnasium.
FGCU averages 77.8 ppg, shoots 47.0% (649/1382) from the field, and 36.1% (258/714) from beyond the arc. The Eagles average 33.4 team rebounds per game. FGCU dishes out 17.1 assists, 9.0 steals, and 2.3 blocks per game. The Eagles average 13.1 team turnovers per game.
JU averages 68.4 ppg, shoots 43.8% (495/1131) from the field, and 31.2% (115/369) from beyond the arc. The Dolphins average 32.2 team rebounds per game. JU dishes out 12.0 assists, 9.4 steals, and 2.0 blocks per game. The Dolphins average 14.3 team turnovers per game.
3 Players To Watch For (FGCU):
5’3 5th G TK Morehouse 16.3 ppg, 3.4 rpg
5’8 R-JR G Alyza Winston 14.0 ppg, 2.7 rpg
6’0 5th G Sha Carter 11.6 ppg, 4.9 rpg
3 Players To Watch For (JU):
Seraphine Baston 13.1 ppg, 7.7 rpg
-Played four years at Wichita State University
-American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team
-American Athletic Conference Ambassador Award winner
-Named to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll
-Led the team in assists (101), ranked second in rebounds (6.6) and third in steals (38)
Shynia Jackson 12.9 ppg, 6.5 rpg
DeShari Graham 12.8 ppg, 3.6 rpg
FGCU and JU square off for the second time this season, and FGCU looks to sweep the season series vs the Dolphins. The Eagles defeated the Dolphins 77-51 on 1/5, from Alico Arena. The Eagles are led offensively by TK Morehouse, who is averaging 16.3 ppg. Alyza Winston earned another ASUN Newcomer of the Week award this week, and is averaging 14.0 ppg. Jacksonville is led offensively by Seraphine Baston, who is averaging 14.0 ppg. Look for FGCU to establish themselves once again from beyond the arc, and run away with this game vs the Dolphins.
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