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Men's College Basketball
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WCU Edge in: ETSU
away Points Per Game home
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Western Carolina at East Tennessee St.
When: 4:00 PM ET, Saturday, January 20, 2018
Where: Freedom Hall Civic Center, Johnson City, Tennessee
Quick Hits

Overall Team Offense

  • The East Tennessee St. Buccaneers are ranked 35 for offensive field goal percentage shooting 47.9% while attempting 56.8 shots per game. The Buccaneers shooting percentages include 70.2% for free throw percentage and 35.7% for three point percentage so far this season.
  • The Western Carolina Catamounts are ranked 329 for offensive field goal percentage shooting 39.9% while attempting 57.9 shots per game. The Catamounts shooting percentages include 66.4% for free throw percentage and 34.6% for three point percentage so far this season.

Home and Away

  • The East Tennessee St. Buccaneers are 8-1 at home this season, 6-0 against conference opponents, and 9-4 against non-conference opponents.
  • At home the Buccaneers are averaging 78.4 scoring, and holding teams to 62.7 points scored on defense.
  • The Western Carolina Catamounts are 2-7 while on the road this season, 4-2 against conference opponents, and 4-8 against non-conference opponents.
  • On the road, the Catamounts are averaging 66.2 scoring, and holding teams to 84.9 points scored on defense.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk Home Away Neutral Day Night Conf
Western Carolina 8-10 W1 4-2 2-7 2-1 3-1 5-9 4-2
East Tennessee St. 15-4 W9 8-1 7-3 0-0 5-1 10-3 6-0
Last Meeting
Western Carolina East Tennessee St.
Date Away Home Pts Reb FG% Pts Reb FG%
2/25/17 ETSU 68 WCU 52 52 30 39.3 68 29 45.7
Player Stats
Previous Matchup
Points Player Total FG% FTM
Western Carolina M. Gosselin 15 50.0 4
East Tennessee St. T. Cromer 18 37.5 4
Rebounds Player Total Off Def
Western Carolina M. Gosselin 9 1 8
East Tennessee St. A. Merriweather 7 1 6
Assists Player  
Western Carolina D. Peterson 5
East Tennessee St. T. Cromer 5
Season
Points Player Total FG% FTM
Western Carolina M. Amius 225 52.6 63
East Tennessee St. D. Bradford 263 45.8 54
Rebounds Player Total Off Def
Western Carolina M. Gosselin 107 31 76
East Tennessee St. D. Bradford 106 13 93
Assists Player  
Western Carolina D. Parks 49
East Tennessee St. J. McCloud 73
Quickchart Matchup
blue bar Western Carolina Off vs  red bar East Tennessee St. Defense
blue bar 66.5 Points For
red bar 66.5 Points Against
blue bar 39.9 FG%
red bar 40.6 FG%
blue bar 30.3 Reb
red bar 31.1 Reb
red bar East Tennessee St. Off vs  blue bar Western Carolina Defense
red bar 75.8 Points For
blue bar 77.6 Points Against
red bar 47.9 FG%
blue bar 47.3 FG%
red bar 33.2 Reb
blue bar 34.5 Reb