Jacksonville State faces Little Rock after King’s 25-point game

Little Rock Trojans (3-7) at Jacksonville State Gamecocks (5-5)

Jacksonville, Alabama; Saturday, 2 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Jacksonville State hosts the Little Rock Trojans after Demaree King scored 25 points in Jacksonville State’s 97-63 win over the Reinhardt Eagles.

The Gamecocks have gone 3-0 at home. Jacksonville State is sixth in the ASUN with 9.2 offensive rebounds per game led by Juwan Perdue averaging 2.6.

The Trojans are 0-7 on the road. Little Rock ranks seventh in the OVC with 23.1 defensive rebounds per game led by Myron Gardner averaging 7.2.

TOP PERFORMERS: King averages 3.2 made 3-pointers per game for the Gamecocks, scoring 14.6 points while shooting 47.8% from beyond the arc. Skyelar Potter is shooting 48.5% and averaging 15.2 points for Jacksonville State.

D.J. Smith is averaging 13.2 points for the Trojans. Gardner is averaging 12.6 points, 9.8 rebounds, 3.6 assists and 1.9 steals for Little Rock.

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