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UCA men

by Eli Lederman | January 30, 2021 at 2:01 a.m.

Central Arkansas

vs. NW (La.) State

WHEN 4 p.m.

WHERE Farris Center, Conway

RECORDS Central Arkansas 3-12, 2-5 Southland Conference; Northwestern State 4-14, 3-4

SERIES Northwestern State leads 20-8

RADIO KUCA-FM, 91.3, in Conway

INTERNET ESPN+

TV None

PROBABLE STARTING LINEUPS

CENTRAL ARKANSAS

POS. NAME, HT, YRPPGRPG

G Khaleem Bennett, 6-4, So9.43.1

G Rylan Bergersen, 6-6, Sr16.84.4

G/F Jaxson Baker, 6-7, So6.02.1

F Jared Chatham, 6-8, Sr7.96.5

F SK Shittu, 6-9, Jr5.14.7

COACH Anthony Boone (12-24 two seasons at UCA)

NORTHWESTERN STATE

POS. NAME, HT, YRPPGRPG

G C.J. Jones, 5-10, Sr2.21.1

G LaTerrance Reed, 6-2, Sr5.42.1

G Trenton Massner, 6-2, Jr12.64.2

F Jamaure Gregg, 6-7, Sr9.34.8

F Larry Owens, 6-7, Sr6.43.9

COACH Mike McConathy (314-350 in 22 seasons at NSU)

TEAM COMPARISON

UCANSU

70.5Points for70.8

79.8Points against81.2

+2.1Rebound margin-5.2

-6.6Turnover margin-1.5

44.0FG pct.41.5

35.23-pt pct26.4

74.0FT pct.67.2

CHALK TALK UCA's last victory was Jan. 6 against New Orleans, and the Bears are winless since losing guard DeAndre Jones to injury. ... Northwestern State is one of 10 teams in the nation with a bench averaging more than 30 points, as the Demons' reserves enter the weekend scoring 31.2 points per game. ... UCA's 74.0% shooting from the free-throw line ranks second in the Southland Conference. ... The Demons have shot better than 50% from the floor in three consecutive games. 

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