Sac State seeks revenge on Southern Utah

first_imgSac State seeks revenge on Southern Utah February 12, 2020 Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditSouthern Utah (14-9, 7-5) vs. Sacramento State (12-10, 5-8)The Hornets Nest, Sacramento, California; Thursday, 10:05 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Sacramento State seeks revenge on Southern Utah after dropping the first matchup in Cedar City. The teams last faced each other on Jan. 18, when the Thunderbirds outshot Sacramento State from the field 47.8 percent to 31.4 percent and made five more 3-pointers en route to a 74-49 victory. STEPPING UP: The do-everything Joshua Patton is putting up 13 points, 5.6 rebounds and 2.1 blocks to lead the charge for the Hornets. Complementing Patton is Bryce Fowler, who is accounting for 9.2 points and 4.5 rebounds per game. The Thunderbirds have been led by Cameron Oluyitan, who is averaging 13.9 points and 4.5 rebounds.CLUTCH CAMERON: Oluyitan has connected on 39.4 percent of the 109 3-pointers he’s attempted and has made 8 of 14 over his last three games. He’s also made 84.9 percent of his foul shots this season.ACCOUNTING FOR ASSISTS: The Thunderbirds have recently created buckets via assists more often than the Hornets. Sacramento State has 30 assists on 72 field goals (41.7 percent) over its past three matchups while Southern Utah has assists on 47 of 83 field goals (56.6 percent) during its past three games.STOUT STATE: Sacramento State has held opposing teams to 57.9 points per game this season, the third-lowest figure among all Division I teams.___For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP_Top25center_img Associated Press ___This was generated by Automated Insights, http://www.automatedinsights.com/ap, using data from STATS LLC, https://www.stats.comlast_img read more

Manchester City manager on FIFA Coach of the Year shortlist.

first_imgManuel Pellegrini is on a 10-man shortlist for FIFA’s Coach of the Year.Pellegrini led City to the Premier League title last season.Despite failing to win a trophy during the previous campaign, Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is included. Also making the cut is Manchester United’s Louis van Gaal, who took the Netherlands to a third place finish at this summer’s World Cup.last_img