Ball State (6-5) vs. UTEP (8-3)
Diamond Head Classic, Stan Sheriff Center, Honolulu; Monday, 1: 30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Ball State and UTEP are set to clash in the Diamond Head Classic. UTEP lost 67-63 to Hawaii in its newest video game, while Ball State fell 85-64 versus Washington in its last outing.
GROUP LEADERS: UTEP’s Bryson Williams has actually balanced 20.8 points and 6.8 rebounds while Souley Boum has put up 11.5 points. For the Cardinals, Tahjai Teague has averaged 14.2 points and 8.2 rebounds while Ishmael El-Amin has put up 14.2 points.TERRIFIC TAHJAI: Teague has actually connected on 22.2 percent of the 18 3-pointers he’s tried and has actually made 3 of 11 over his last 5 video games.
BEST WHEN: The Miners are 7-0 when they score a minimum of 65 points and 1-3 when they fall shy of that overall. The Cardinals are 6-0 when the group blocks a minimum of three shots and 0-5 when they disappoint that total.
HELP RATIOS: The Cardinals have just recently gotten containers by means of assists regularly than the Miners. UTEP has 30 helps on 62 field goals (484 percent) throughout its past three video games while Ball State has helps on 45 of 79 basket (57 percent) during its previous 3 video games.
DID YOU UNDERSTAND: Ball State as a group has made 10 3-pointers per video game this season, which is tops amongst MAC groups.