Toledo faces Tulane in Bahamas

Toledo (3-1) vs. Tulane (2-2)

, Baha Mar Convention Center, Nassau, Bahamas; Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Toledo and Tulane are set to face off in a postseason game in Nassau. Tulane earned a 90-87 overtime win over Drexel in its most recent game, while Toledo won 98-86 against Charlotte in its last outing.

STEPPING UP: The explosive Jalen Cook is averaging 21.8 points, four rebounds and 4.8 assists to lead the way for the Green Wave. Jaylen Forbes is also a big contributor, producing 17 points and 6.3 rebounds per game. The Rockets have been led by Ryan Rollins, who is averaging 19.3 points and 4.5 rebounds.

FACILITATING THE OFFENSE: Cook has had his hand in 49 percent of all Tulane field goals over the last three games. The freshman guard has 20 field goals and 15 assists in those games.

ASSIST RATIOS: The Rockets have recently used assists to create baskets more often than the Green Wave. Tulane has 31 assists on 72 field goals (43.1 percent) over its previous three matchups while Toledo has assists on 43 of 83 field goals (51.8 percent) during its past three games.

DID YOU KNOW: Toledo has attempted the second-most free throws among all MAC teams. The Rockets have averaged 21.8 free throws per game.

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