Mostafa, CCU host Wofford

Wofford (7-3) vs. Coastal Carolina (4-3)

HTC Center, Conway, South Carolina; Sunday, 2 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Two junior forwards will be on display as B.J. Mack and Wofford will battle Essam Mostafa and Coastal Carolina. Mack is averaging 18.4 points over the last five games. Mostafa has scored 22 percent of the team’s points this season and is averaging 15.2 over his last five games.

TEAM LEADERSHIP: Coastal Carolina’s Mostafa has averaged 15.9 points and 9.7 rebounds while Rudi Williams has put up 15.6 points and 4.4 rebounds. For the Terriers, Mack has averaged 15.5 points and 5.9 rebounds while Max Klesmit has put up 15 points and two steals.

CREATING OFFENSE: Williams has either made or assisted on 42 percent of all Coastal Carolina field goals over the last three games. Williams has accounted for 20 field goals and 12 assists in those games.

WINNING WHEN: Wofford is a perfect 5-0 when the team blocks at least two opposing shots. The Terriers are 2-3 this season when they block fewer than two shots.

FLOOR SPACING: Wofford’s Bigelow has attempted 42 3-pointers and connected on 21.4 percent of them, and is 6 for 24 over the last five games.

DID YOU KNOW: Coastal Carolina has committed a turnover on just 16.4 percent of its possessions this season, which is the second-lowest rate among all Sun Belt teams. The Chanticleers have turned the ball over only 11.3 times per game this season.

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