Cal Poly (3-6) vs. Portland (7-3)
Earle A. Chiles Center, Portland, Oregon; Monday, 10 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Portland hosts Cal Poly in a non-conference matchup. Cal Poly snuck past Portland State by three points on the road on Saturday, while Portland fell to VMI at home on Dec. 3, 90-82.
STEPPING UP: Portland’s Tyler Robertson has averaged 14.9 points, seven rebounds and four assists while Moses Wood has put up 15.4 points and 6.7 rebounds. For the Mustangs, Alimamy Koroma has averaged 13.3 points and 4.2 rebounds while Jacob Davison has put up 11 points.
FACILITATING THE OFFENSE: Robertson has either made or assisted on 46 percent of all Portland field goals over the last three games. Robertson has accounted for 17 field goals and 14 assists in those games.
ACCOUNTING FOR ASSISTS: The Pilots have recently used assists to create baskets more often than the Mustangs. Portland has an assist on 47 of 68 field goals (69.1 percent) over its past three games while Cal Poly has assists on 35 of 64 field goals (54.7 percent) during its past three games.
DID YOU KNOW: Portland is rated second among WCC teams with an average of 77.2 points per game.
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