SFA faces Furman following overtime win

Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks (6-4) at Furman Paladins (7-4)

Greenville, South Carolina; Saturday, 4:30 p.m. EST

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Furman -6; over/under is 148.5

BOTTOM LINE: SFA visits the Furman Paladins after the ‘Jacks took down the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs 80-79 in overtime.

The Paladins are 5-1 on their home court. Furman is ninth in the SoCon with 8.2 offensive rebounds per game led by Mike Bothwell averaging 1.8.

The ‘Jacks have gone 2-0 away from home. SFA is fourth in the WAC scoring 79.3 points per game and is shooting 48.5%.

TOP PERFORMERS: Bothwell is averaging 19.7 points and 4.4 assists for the Paladins. Jalen Slawson is averaging 14.6 points over the last 10 games for Furman.

Sadaidriene Hall is shooting 62.0% and averaging 13.3 points for the ‘Jacks. Nigel Hawkins is averaging 12.2 points for SFA.


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