AP NEWS

Grand Canyon takes on Eastern New Mexico

February 26, 2019

Eastern New Mexico vs. Grand Canyon (16-10)

Grand Canyon University Arena, Phoenix; Wednesday, 9 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: The Grand Canyon Antelopes will be taking on the Greyhounds of Division II Eastern New Mexico. Grand Canyon is coming off a 91-58 home win over California Baptist in its most recent game.

STEPPING UP: Alessandro Lever has averaged 12.9 points and 4.2 rebounds to lead the way for the Antelopes. Carlos Johnson is also a key contributor, with 12.7 points and four rebounds per game.

MIGHTY MAURICE: Maurice Coleman has connected on 75 percent of the eight 3-pointers he’s attempted. He’s also converted 60 percent of his free throws this season.

DID YOU KNOW: Grand Canyon went 10-6 overall when facing out-of-conference opponents last year. The Antelopes offense scored 73 points per matchup across those 16 contests.

___

For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP_Top25

___

This was generated by Automated Insights, http://www.automatedinsights.com/ap, using data from STATS LLC, https://www.stats.com

All contents © copyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.