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Men's Basketball at Westminster Preview

Photo credit: Sports Information Graduate Assistant, Kylie Lang Elbin
Photo credit: Sports Information Graduate Assistant, Kylie Lang Elbin

ST. LOUIS, Mo.—The Fontbonne University men's basketball team looks for its third straight win on Wednesday when they'll pay a visit to Westminster. Tip-off at 7:30 p.m.

Fontbonne (6-7; 4-2 SLIAC) at Westminster (5-7; 4-2 SLIAC)

When: January 15th, 2020

Location: Fulton, Mo.

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Live Video: HERE

Live Stats:  HERE

Last Meeting: Westminster def. Fontbonne 70-54 (1/30/19)

 

A Look At The Griffins

  • Fontbonne captured a wild 114-110 overtime win on Saturday over Eureka.
  • The team trailed 100-97 with 2.6 seconds remaining, though Anthony Jones forced OT with a half-court buzzer beater. The team went on to outscore Eureka 14-10 in OT to secure the win.
  • The Griffins shot 51.8 percent from the floor and were led by Jones' career-high 42-point performance on 15-of-22 shooting. With his performance, he was named SLIAC Player of the Week.
  • Noah Coddington (12), Domonic Doolin (12), Cody McKinney (12), and Domonic Doolin (10) each reached double-figures.
  • On the year, the Griffins are putting up 83.0 points per game and shooting 46.1 percent from the floor.
  • Jones continues to have a standout season where he's averaging a team-high 15.6 points on a team-high 55.9 field goal percentage.
  • Jalen Wadlington is the final player in double-figures averaging 11.7 points per game.

 

A Look At The Westminster Blue Jays

  • The Blue Jays saw its four-game win streak come to an end on Saturday after falling 78-65 against Webster.
  • On the year, they're scoring 84.4 points per game on a 46.6 field goal percentage. Defensively, they're allowing 93.5 points and a 47.4 field goal percentage.
  • As a team, they rank second in the SLIAC hitting 36.6 percent of its 3-pointers.
  • Landon Harrison leads them offensively with a team-high 17.7 points and a 53.8 field goal percentage.
  • Ethan Thompson drains a team-high 46.2 percent of his 3-pointers, to go along with his 16.7 season average.
  • Jaxon Althaus puts up 16.6 points per game.

 

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