Wichita State Shockers (14-13, 7-8 AAC) at Tulane Green Wave (17-8, 10-4 AAC)
New Orleans; Sunday, 3:00pm EST
BOTTOM LINE: Tulane faces the Wichita State Shockers after Jalen Cook scored 23 points in Tulane’s 89-59 loss to the Houston Cougars.
The Green Wave went 10-2 in home games. Tulane ranks second in the AAC with 24.9 defensive rebounds per game led by Kevin Cross with a 5.7 average.
The Shockers went 7-8 against AAC opponents. Wichita State is third in the AAC with 33.6 rebounds per game led by Craig Porter Jr. with a 6.2 average.
BEST PERFORMANCE: Cook is averaging 20.3 points, 5.1 assists and 2.2 steals for the Green Wave. Jaylen Forbes is averaging 2.8 3-pointers in his last 10 games for Tulane.
Jaykwon Walton is shooting 53.6% and averaging 14.4 points for the Shockers. Porter averaged 11.8 points in his last 10 games for Wichita State.
LAST 10 GAMES: Green Wave: 7-3, averaging 81.6 points, 30.4 rebounds, 15.4 assists, 10.2 steals and 3.9 blocks per game on 47.0% shooting from the field. Their opponents are averaging 79.8 points per game.
Shockers: 5-5, averaging 78.6 points, 33.1 rebounds, 15.9 assists, 6.5 steals and 4.4 blocks per game on 47.9% shooting from the field. Their opponents are averaging 77.8 points.
The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.