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Men's Basketball vs. St. Louis Pharmacy Preview

Photo credit: Ann Schmerbauch
Photo credit: Ann Schmerbauch

ST. LOUIS, Mo.—The Fontbonne University men's basketball team get its 2018-19 season underway at home against St. Louis College of Pharmacy on Saturday night. Tip-off at 7 p.m.

St. Louis Pharmacy (0-3) vs. Fontbonne (0-0)

When: November 10th, 2018

Where: DSAC

Time: 7 p.m.

Live Video: HERE

Live Stats: HERE

 

A Look At The Griffins

·         The Griffins were picked to finish eighth in the SLIAC Preseason Poll.

·         This season, the team returns the likes of Kris McCann, Luke DeLine, and Jared Woodcock to lead the offense.

·         McCann had a career-year in 2017-18 where he posted 16.7 points, 32.8 minutes per game, and shot 42.9 percent from the floor.

·         DeLine is back after averaging 16.2 points per game, reached double-digits in points in 18 of the 19 games, and shot 47.7 percent from the floor.

·         Woodcock, meanwhile, put up 11.9 points and shot 50.0 percent from the field in his first season with the Griffins.

·         The team also brings in 17 newcomers that look to make an impact this season.

·         Last year, the Griffins came away with the 97-86 win over Pharmacy.

 

A Look At The St. Louis Pharmacy Eutectics

·         The Eutectics are in search of its first win after a 123-118 (OT) loss against Blackburn on Thursday night.

·         RJ Wright led STLCOP with a team-high 38 points on 18-of-28 shooting.

·         As a team, the Eutectics are shooting 49.4 percent from the floor, pulling down 43.0 rebounds per game, and averaging 101.3 points.

·         Individually, Darius Dorsey leads the offense averaging 29.3 points and shooting 54.0 percent from the floor.

·         Wright, meanwhile, is averaging 25.3 points and leads them with a 60.8 field goal percentage.

·         Devon Howard will be another player to look out for after averaging 15.3 points and 12.0 rebounds per game.

 

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