Monmouth looks for road win vs Marist
McCann Center, Poughkeepsie, New York; Friday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Monmouth looks for its third straight win over Marist at McCann Center. Marist’s last win at home against the Hawks came on Jan. 30, 2014.
TEAM LEADERSHIP: Michael Cubbage has put up 10 points and six rebounds to lead the charge for the Red Foxes. Matt Herasme is also a key contributor, producing 8.7 points and 5.2 rebounds per game. The Hawks are led by Ray Salnave, who is averaging 14.4 points and 4.6 rebounds.SOLID SALNAVE: Salnave has connected on 39.8 percent of the 108 3-pointers he’s attempted and has made 4 of 26 over the last five games. He’s also converted 86.2 percent of his free throws this season.
WINLESS WHEN: Monmouth is 0-6 when scoring fewer than 63 points and 14-5 when scoring at least 63.
UNBEATEN WHEN: Monmouth is a perfect 7-0 when it scores at least 75 points. The Hawks are 7-11 when scoring any fewer than 75.
DID YOU KNOW: Monmouth has committed a turnover on just 18.2 percent of its possessions this season, which is the second-lowest percentage among all MAAC teams. The Hawks have turned the ball over only 13.1 times per game this season.