Little Rock hosts Missouri St.

Missouri State (4-4) vs. Arkansas-Little Rock (4-5)

Jack Stephens Center, Little Rock, Arkansas; Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Missouri State and Arkansas-Little Rock look to bounce back from losses. Each program is coming off a loss this past Saturday. Arkansas-Little Rock lost 93-78 on the road to Arkansas, while Missouri State fell 74-68 at home to Brigham Young.

STEPPING UP: Arkansas-Little Rock’s Isaiah Palermo has averaged 12.9 points while Kevin Osawe has put up 8.6 points and 5.4 rebounds. For the Bears, Gaige Prim has averaged 19.6 points and 10 rebounds while Isiaih Mosley has put up 16 points and 4.6 rebounds.GAIGE GETS BUCKETS: Across eight appearances this season, Missouri State’s Prim has shot 62.8 percent.

STREAK SCORING: Arkansas-Little Rock has won its last three home games, scoring an average of 91.7 points while giving up 59.

ASSIST-TO-FG RATIO: The Trojans have recently converted baskets via assists more often than the Bears. Arkansas-Little Rock has 33 assists on 69 field goals (47.8 percent) across its past three outings while Missouri State has assists on 33 of 84 field goals (39.3 percent) during its past three games.

DID YOU KNOW: Arkansas-Little Rock has attempted the second-most free throws among all Sun Belt teams. The Trojans have averaged 20.3 foul shots per game this season.

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