Valpo, CCU meet in Bahamas

Coastal Carolina (1-1) vs. Valparaiso (0-3)

, Baha Mar Convention Center, Nassau, Bahamas; Monday, 8 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Coastal Carolina and Valparaiso will take the floor in a postseason game in Nassau. Valparaiso lost 74-60 to Stanford on Wednesday, while Coastal Carolina came up short in a 65-53 game against UNC Wilmington on Thursday.

SUPER SENIORS: Coastal Carolina has benefited heavily from its seniors. Vince Cole, Rudi Williams, Ebrima Dibba and Garrick Green have collectively accounted for 58 percent of all Chanticleers points this season.TERRIFIC THOMAS: Across three games this season, Valparaiso’s Thomas Kithier has shot 69.7 percent.

LONG-RANGE THREAT: Coastal Carolina’s Cole has attempted 15 3-pointers and has connected on 40 percent of them.

DID YOU KNOW: The Coastal Carolina offense has recorded a turnover on only 13.2 percent of its possessions, which is the 11th-best rate in the nation. The Valparaiso defense has forced opposing teams to turn the ball over on just 17.6 percent of all possessions (ranked 271st among Division I teams).

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