William & Mary looks for home win vs ODU
Old Dominion (3-5) vs. William & Mary (5-3)
Kaplan Arena, Williamsburg, Virginia; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: William & Mary looks for its fifth straight win over Old Dominion at Kaplan Arena. The last victory for the Monarchs at William & Mary was a 58-55 win on Jan. 23, 2010.
SENIOR STUDS: William & Mary has relied heavily on its seniors this year. Nathan Knight, Andy Van Vliet, Bryce Barnes and Tyler Hamilton have combined to account for 61 percent of the team’s scoring this year and 78 percent of all Tribe points over the last five games.GIFTED GREEN: Xavier Green has connected on 36.8 percent of the 38 3-pointers he’s attempted and has made 10 of 29 over his last five games. He’s also made 66.7 percent of his foul shots this season.
ASSIST RATIOS: The Tribe have recently gotten buckets via assists more often than the Monarchs. William & Mary has an assist on 46 of 79 field goals (58.2 percent) across its past three outings while Old Dominion has assists on 24 of 62 field goals (38.7 percent) during its past three games.
RECENT GAMES: Old Dominion has averaged 63.6 points per game over its last five games. The Monarchs have given up 68.6 points per game over that span.