Arkansas State visits UL Monroe following Locure’s 33-point outing

Arkansas State Red Wolves (11-19, 3-14 Sun Belt) at UL Monroe Warhawks (11-19, 7-10 Sun Belt)

Monroe, Louisiana; Friday, 7:30 p.m. EST

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: UL Monroe -5; over/under is 129

BOTTOM LINE: UL Monroe hosts the Arkansas State Red Wolves after Tyreke Locure scored 33 points in UL Monroe’s 82-78 overtime loss to the Troy Trojans.

The Warhawks are 7-7 in home games. UL Monroe is 7-12 in games decided by 10 or more points.

The Red Wolves have gone 3-14 against Sun Belt opponents. Arkansas State is 7-9 when it has fewer turnovers than its opponents and averages 11.1 turnovers per game.

TOP PERFORMERS: Locure is scoring 14.2 points per game with 4.2 rebounds and 2.8 assists for the Warhawks. Jamari Blackmon is averaging 14.6 points over the last 10 games for UL Monroe.

Avery Felts averages 1.8 made 3-pointers per game for the Red Wolves, scoring 8.2 points while shooting 39.3% from beyond the arc. Omar El-Sheikh is averaging 12.7 points and 10.6 rebounds over the past 10 games for Arkansas State.

LAST 10 GAMES: Warhawks: 2-8, averaging 63.3 points, 32.9 rebounds, 9.7 assists, 5.2 steals and 3.0 blocks per game while shooting 36.5% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 73.4 points per game.

Red Wolves: 2-8, averaging 64.7 points, 30.3 rebounds, 11.3 assists, 6.1 steals and 3.2 blocks per game while shooting 41.1% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 71.8 points.


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