Goodwin, St. Louis visit Richmond
Saint Louis (13-3, 2-1) vs. Richmond (12-3, 2-0)
Robins Center, Richmond, Virginia; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Two junior guards will be on display as Jordan Goodwin and Saint Louis will go up against Jacob Gilyard and Richmond. Goodwin has scored 21 percent of the team’s points this season and is averaging 15 over his last five games. Gilyard is averaging 11.2 points over the last five games.
SUPER SENIORS: Richmond’s Blake Francis, Grant Golden and Nick Sherod have collectively scored 54 percent of the team’s points this season, including 54 percent of all Spiders scoring over the last five games.GIFTED GOODWIN: Goodwin has connected on 30.6 percent of the 36 3-pointers he’s attempted and has made 2 of 6 over the last three games. He’s also made 52.8 percent of his foul shots this season.
UNBEATEN WHEN: Richmond is a perfect 10-0 when the team makes eight or more 3-pointers. The Spiders are 2-3 when the team hits fewer than eight threes.
STREAK SCORING: Richmond has won its last eight home games, scoring an average of 83.9 points while giving up 66.6.
IDENTICAL OUTPUT: Each of these teams put up a grand total of 152 points against one another across two matchups last year.