Nicholls St., Cal Poly meet in San Juan Capistrano
SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, California
Cal Poly (1-3) v Nicholls State (3-2)
, JSerra Pavilion, San Juan Capistrano, California; Monday, 3 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Cal Poly faces Nicholls State in a playoff game at the JSerra Pavilion in San Juan Capistrano. Nicholls State lost 63-50 to TCU on Thursday, while Cal Poly failed in an 87-57 game against Santa Clara on Friday.
LEADING THE CHARGE: Ty Gordon of Nicholls State is averaging 17.4 points while Latrell Jones is averaging 12.4 points. For the Mustangs, Alimamy Koroma averaged 13.5 points and four rebounds while Julien Franklin registered 6.5 points and 4.5 rebounds. ALIMAMY ACCURATE: Koroma has made 33.3% of the nine 3-pointers he attempted and made 2 of 6 in the last three games. He has also converted 63.6% of his free throws this season.
ASSISTANCE RATIOS: Mustangs have recently converted baskets via assists more often than Colonels. Nicholls State has 39 assists on 79 field goals (49.4%) in its last three games while Cal Poly has assists on 34 of 60 field goals (56.7%) in the in his last three games.
DID YOU KNOW: Nicholls State is ranked second among the Southland teams averaging 78.6 points per game.
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