Hofstra Pride vs. James Madison Dukes
NCAAB: Thursday, February 22nd 2018 7:00 PM EST TIME
JMU will close out its home slate with a 7 p.m. contest against Hofstra on Thursday at the Convocation Center. Prior to the contest, both teams are looking to rebound and end their season on the right foot.
Pride Looking To Finish Strong
The Hofstra Pride are ranked 106 for offensive field goal percentage shooting 45.9% while attempting 60.2 shots per game. The Pride shooting percentages include 69.3% for free throw percentage and 37.0% for three point percentage so far this season.
James Madison Happy For Senior Night
On Saturday, the Dukes defeated Towson, 69-66 at SECU Arena to complete the three-game week with a 2-1 record. Junior Stuckey Mosley racked up 19 points going 6-of-12 from the field and hitting three treys, while pulling down five rebounds.
Freshman Matt Lewis posted his 14th straight double-digit performance, racking up 16 points and a trio of assists on the evening This is the 30th matchup in the all-time series between the Dukes and Pride, with Hofstra holding the series lead, 17-12.
The James Madison Dukes are ranked 289 for offensive field goal percentage shooting 42.2% while attempting 60.2 shots per game. The Dukes shooting percentages include 73.4% for free throw percentage and 33.3% for three point percentage so far this season.
- Pride are 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
- Dukes are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games vs. a team with a winning % above .600.
- Dukes are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games vs. a team with a winning straight up record.
- Dukes are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games overall.
- Dukes are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 vs. Colonial Athletic Association.
In the last matchup, Hofstra edged the Dukes, 87-81 in overtime on Jan. 6 in Hempstead. However, it will be another story this time as the Dukes are ready to end their Senior night with a bang.