Bailey, Pacific visits CS Fullerton
Pacific (4-4) vs. Cal State Fullerton (3-4)
Titan Gym, Fullerton, California; Saturday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Two senior forwards will be on display as Jeremiah Bailey and Pacific take on EJ Anosike and Cal State Fullerton. Bailey has scored 21 percent of the team’s points this season and is averaging 14 in his last five games. Anosike is averaging 19.8 points in the last five games.
SAVVY SENIORS: Cal State Fullerton’s Anosike, Tray Maddox Jr. and Damari Milstead have combined to score 51% of the team’s points this season, including 53% of all Titans in the last five games. JUMP FOR JEREMIAH: Bailey connected on 48.3 percent of the 29 3-pointers he attempted and made 10 of 21 in the last five games. He’s also managed 59.5 percent of his free throws this season.
ASSISTANCE RATIOS: Tigers have recently used aids to create buckets more often than Titans. Cal State Fullerton has had 25 of 74 (33.8%) assists in its previous three games, while Pacific has 43 of 77 goals (55.8%) in its last three games.
DID YOU KNOW: Cal State Fullerton has committed turnover on just 17% of their possessions this season, which is the second lowest rate among any Big West team. The Titans have only returned the ball 11.1 times per game this season.
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