La.-Monroe looks to end streak vs Arkansas St.

Arkansas State (10-3, 1-0) vs. ULM (8-6, 0-2)

Fant-Ewing Coliseum, Monroe, Louisiana; Saturday, 3 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Arkansas State looks to extend ULM’s conference losing streak to six games. ULM’s last Sun Belt win came against the Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans 68-64 on Feb. 22, 2021. Arkansas State beat Georgia Southern by 18 at home in its last outing.

LEADING THE WAY: The versatile Norchad Omier is averaging 15.1 points, 10.4 rebounds and 2.1 blocks to lead the charge for the Red Wolves. Desi Sills is also a primary contributor, producing 14.2 points and 2.1 steals per game. The Warhawks have been led by Andre Jones, who is averaging 13.1 points.ACCURATE ANDRE: Jones has connected on 20 percent of the 30 3-pointers he’s attempted and has gone 3 for 10 over the last three games. He’s also made 74.4 percent of his foul shots this season.

WINLESS WHEN: ULM is 0-5 this year when it scores 69 points or fewer and 8-1 when it scores at least 70.

STREAK STATS: ULM has won its last five home games, scoring an average of 93 points while giving up 66.

DID YOU KNOW: ULM is ranked first among Sun Belt teams with an average of 78.6 points per game.

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