Chicago State hosts Dixie State following Schofield’s 22-point game
Dixie State Trailblazers (10-10, 3-4 WAC) at Chicago State Cougars (6-14, 2-5 WAC)
Chicago; Saturday, 3 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Dixie State takes on the Chicago State Cougars after Hunter Schofield scored 22 points in Dixie State’s 85-74 win against the UT Rio Grande Valley Vaqueros.
The Cougars are 4-4 on their home court. Chicago State gives up 74.9 points to opponents and has been outscored by 12.2 points per game.
The Trailblazers have gone 3-4 against WAC opponents. Dixie State ranks sixth in the WAC shooting 33.9% from downtown. Hunter Bohls paces the Trailblazers shooting 100% from 3-point range.
The Cougars and Trailblazers face off Saturday for the first time in WAC play this season.
TOP PERFORMERS: Brandon Betson is scoring 13.5 points per game with 2.3 rebounds and 3.0 assists for the Cougars. Jahsean Corbett is averaging 12.4 points and 5.9 rebounds over the past 10 games for Chicago State.
Schofield is averaging 14.5 points and 5.9 rebounds for the Trailblazers. Cameron Gooden is averaging 11.3 points over the last 10 games for Dixie State.
LAST 10 GAMES: Cougars: 3-7, averaging 63.5 points, 29.3 rebounds, 8.9 assists, 5.0 steals and 1.6 blocks per game while shooting 39.6% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 77.0 points per game.
Trailblazers: 5-5, averaging 71.2 points, 34.3 rebounds, 15.1 assists, 6.5 steals and 2.9 blocks per game while shooting 43.2% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 72.8 points.