Rhode Island plays host to Seton Hall
Seton Hall (1-1) vs. Rhode Island (2-2)
Thomas M. Ryan Center, Kingston, Rhode Island; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Seton Hall and Rhode Island both look to put winning streaks together . Seton Hall blew out Iona by 22 at home on Monday. Rhode Island is coming off an 84-71 win in Uncasville over San Francisco on Sunday.
PLENTY OF EXPERIENCE: Both of these teams have leaned heavily on their seniors this year. Fatts Russell, Antwan Walker, Jeremy Sheppard and D.J. Johnson have combined to account for 59 percent of Rhode Island’s scoring this season. For Seton Hall, Sandro Mamukelashvili, Jared Rhoden, Myles Cale and Shavar Reynolds, Jr. have collectively accounted for 73 percent of all Seton Hall scoring.MIGHTY MAMUKELASHVILI: Mamukelashvili has connected on 30 percent of the 10 3-pointers he’s attempted. He’s also converted 71.4 percent of his free throws this season.
DID YOU KNOW: Rhode Island has attempted the sixth-most free throws in all of Division I. The Rams have averaged 32 free throws per game.