Men's Basketball Heads To Hartford Sunday

Anosike recorded his third straight double-double in the Pioneers win on Wednesday, over CCSU (Credit: Steve McLaughlin)
Anosike recorded his third straight double-double in the Pioneers win on Wednesday, over CCSU (Credit: Steve McLaughlin)

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The Sacred Heart University men's basketball team brings a three-game win streak on the road to intrastate foe, Hartford, on Sunday. The Pioneers are 5-4 on the season, while the Hawks are 4-6, after falling to St. Francis Brooklyn on Thursday night. The game will air on ESPN+ with Dan Lovallo and Adam Finkelstein on the call.

 

Quick Hitters...

  • Cameron Parker is averaging 17.3 assist per game the past three outings, including the NCAA record 24, and is leading the country at 9.3 assist per game
  • E.J. Anosike has reached 20 points in back-to-back games and is averaging a double-double over the past six games at 18.2 points and 10.5 rebounds an outing
  • SHU is averaging 9.5 turnovers the past two game
  • The Pioneers have a positive assist-to-turnover ratio for the first time this season, after 18 assists against nine turnovers at Lowell
  • Cameron Parker enters play with 297 career assist
  • The Pioneers are averaging 95.7 points per game the last three outings and reached 100 against Pine Manor, for the first time since a 105-104 win over Bryant on 2/14/19
  • Tonight's game is the second of four straight road games for the Pioneers and SHU has won its last two true road games
  • Through December 4th, SHU is sixth in the nation with a free throw percentage of 80.7 percent
  • SHU has a 2.5 assist-to-turnover ratio the last three games, with 77 assists against 31 turnovers
  • Each of the last three games the Pioneers have lowered their season low for turnovers, 12 vs Quinnipiac, 10 vs Pine Manor and nine at Lowell
  • The Pioneers are shooting 86.8 percent from the line in the last five games, 66-76