Game #11 • American (3-7) at Marquette (8-3)
Thurs., Dec. 20, 2017 • 6 p.m. CT / 7 p.m.ET • Milwaukee, Wisc. • BMO Harris Bradley Center (20,000)
All-Time Record: Marquette, 2-0
TV: Fox Sports 1
Stream / App: Fox Sports GO
— Jeff Levering (PXP), Dickie Simpkins (Analyst)
Live Stats: http://www.gomarquette.com/gametracker/launch/?event=1561663&school=marq&sport=mbaskbl&
News, Notes, and Storylines
SCOUTING THE EAGLES
- Sa'eed Nelson led the Eagles with 19 points, eight rebounds and three assists against Mount St. Mary's.
- Larry Motuzis did not score in the 20's in his third home game but added 16 points and eight rebounds.
- Sam Iorio had nine points and seven rebounds.
- American outrebounded the Mountaineers, 41-35 with 13 offensive rebounds, which tied a team-best in offensive boards.
- Stacy Beckton Jr. will dress for the first time as an Eagle against Marquette.
SCOUTING THE GOLDEN EAGLES
- Markus Howard leads the Golden eagles in points, averaging 22.8 points per game. Howard led the team with 26 points against Northern Illinois. Howard set a career-best with 34 points against Vermont. Two games prior, Howard had 33 points against Chicago State.
- Andrew Rowsey is second in scoring at 20.8 points per game. Rowsey had a season-best 30 points against LSU. His career-best is 41 against Radford when he was at UNC-Ashville.
- Sam Hauser added 21 points in the win over the Huskies. Hauser had a career-best 30 points in a win over Eastern Illinois.