CSUN, EWU meet in neutral territory

Eastern Washington (1-2) vs. Cal State Northridge (0-2)

, Matadome, Northridge, California; Friday, 5 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Eastern Washington is preparing to face Cal State Northridge in a postseason game at the Matadome. Eastern Washington blew out Walla Walla University by 40 on Monday, while Cal State Northridge is coming off of a 68-52 loss to Notre Dame on Saturday.

SUPER SENIORS: Cal State Northridge has relied heavily on its seniors this year. Darius Brown II, Miles Brookins, Elijah Hardy and Onyi Eyisi have collectively accounted for 60 percent of all Matadors scoring this season.ACCURATE ACLIESE III: Linton Acliese III has connected on 27.3 percent of the 11 3-pointers he’s attempted and has gone 3 for 11 over the last three games. He’s also converted 75 percent of his foul shots this season.

PACE OF PLAY: The upbeat Eastern Washington offense has averaged 81.7 possessions per game, the ninth-most in Division I. Cal State Northridge has operated at a slower pace and is averaging only 64.3 possessions per game (ranked 303rd, nationally).

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