Western Michigan hosts St. Thomas after Lobsinger’s 25-point showing

Saint Thomas Tommies (3-4) at Western Michigan Broncos (2-4)

Kalamazoo, Michigan; Friday, 5 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Western Michigan faces the Saint Thomas Tommies after Owen Lobsinger scored 25 points in Western Michigan’s 72-66 win against the Mercer Bears.

The Broncos have gone 0-2 in home games. Western Michigan is 0-3 against opponents over .500.

The Tommies are 0-3 on the road. St. Thomas leads the Summit League giving up just 62.7 points per game while holding opponents to 43.6% shooting.

Western Michigan averages 9.0 made 3-pointers per game, 3.1 more made shots than the 5.9 per game St. Thomas gives up. St. Thomas has shot at a 45.1% rate from the field this season, 1.8 percentage points higher than the 43.3% shooting opponents of Western Michigan have averaged.

TOP PERFORMERS: Seth Hubbard is scoring 17.2 points per game with 3.8 rebounds and 1.7 assists for the Broncos. Lobsinger is averaging 10.3 points and 6.0 rebounds while shooting 45.7% for Western Michigan.

Parker Bjorklund is scoring 13.9 points per game and averaging 5.1 rebounds for the Tommies. Raheem Anthony is averaging 11.1 points for St. Thomas.


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

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