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College Basketball Preview: Navy (3-5) at Lipscomb (6-2)

Navy Midshipmen (3-5) at Lipscomb Bisons (6-2)
Sunday, Dec. 9; 2:30 pm ET
Allen Arena, Nashville, TN

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Navy at Lipscomb, Sunday, Dec. 9; 2:30 pm ET

The Navy men’s basketball team travels to Nashville Sunday afternoon to meet the Lipscomb Bisons.

The Midshipmen are coming off an 80-65 upset win over Delaware on Wednesday night. The Bisons lost to Belmont, 76-74, earlier this week for only their second loss of the season.

Here’s a look at how the teams compare in the numbers.

Team Averages

Points per Game: NAVY: 62.5… Lipscomb: 82.9
Points Attempted: NAVY: 70.6… Lipscomb: 70.1Point Percentage: NAVY: 38.0… Lipscomb: 46.8
Rebounds per Game: NAVY: 38.5… Lipscomb: 36.4
Assists per Game: NAVY: 12.5… Lipscomb: 16.6
Blocks per Game: NAVY: 1.6… Lipscomb: 2.6
Steals per Game: NAVY: 4.5… Lipscomb: 8.5

Individual Leaders

Points

NAVY:
1.) Cam Davis (90)
2.) George Kiernan (71)
Lipscomb:
1.) Garrison Mathews (145)
2.) Kenny Cooper (94)

3-Pointers

NAVY:
1.) Cam Davis (11)
2.) George Kiernan (10)
Lipscomb:
1.) Garrison Mathews (16)
2.) Nathan Moran (11)

Free Throws

NAVY:
1.) Cam Davis (19)
2.) John Carter Jr. (17)
Lipscomb:
1.) Garrison Mathews (41)
2.) Kenny Cooper (21)

Rebounds

NAVY:
1.) John Carter Jr. (48)
2.) George Kiernan and Danny Ogele (tied with 34)
Lipscomb:
1.) Eli Pepper (56)
2.) Garrison Mathews and Ahsan Asadullah (tied with 39)

Assists

NAVY:
1.) Hasan Abdullah (29)
2.) John Carter Jr. (16)
Lipscomb:
1.) Kenny Cooper (24)
2.) Michael Buckland (21)

Blocks

NAVY:
1.) Danny Ogele (3)
2.) four tied with (2)
Lipscomb:
1.) Rob Marberry (6)
2.) Ahsan Asadullah and Eli Pepper (tied with 5)

Steals

NAVY:
1.) Hasan Abdullah (13)
2.) John Carter Jr. (6)
Lipscomb:
1.) Kenny Cooper (19)
2.) Michael Buckland (9)

The Maryland Sports Blog will be covering the ballgame starting at 2:30 ET, Sunday on Twitter at @MDsportsblog. We look forward to seeing you there!

Chloe Stowe

Full-time novelist and blogger, Chloe Stowe loves to spin a tale almost as much as she loves her Nats, Navy sports and DC United. #LineupGirl #NavyMaven-- www.chloestowe.net -- @chloeontherocks on Twitter

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