The University of Louisville Basketball team (11-5, 2-1) will take the floor for the first time since a thrilling victory over the North Carolina Tar Heels. UofL’s game vs. Boston College with be the 4th ACC game of the 2018-19 season. The Cards have beaten Miami and North Carolina but lost to Pitt in Pittsburgh last week.

Boston College (9-6, 0-3) is led by Ky Bowman. The 6-1 guard for BC is a ‘do everything’ 6-1, 188 lbs junior. The Eagles start with the ball in Bowman’s hand and he leads them in scoring and assists and is 2nd on the team in rebounding (8.0 rpg). Bowman has scored 24+ points 5 times in 2018-19 including a 44 point performance.

Boston College owns wins over Wyoming, Minnesota and DePaul, but does have to claim losses to IUPUI, Providence (OT) and Hartford in addition to the 3 ACC losses (Virginia Tech, Virginia, and Notre Dame).

Team Stats

 

  Louisville Boston College
Strength of Schedule (Ken Pom) 12th 194th
PPG 80.0 (34th) 74.4 (132nd)
Avg Scoring Margin 10.2 (39th) 2.5 (138th)
Field Goal % 45.5% (116th) 44.1% (179th)
Effective FG% 53.0% (90th) 49.9% (207th)
2-pt FG % 53.0% (100th) 52.7% (111th)
3-pt FG % 35.4% (123rd) 30.3% (313th)
FT % 75.5% (31st) 69.9% (179th)
Team Fouls Per Game 18.2 (157th) 17.2 (79th)
Opp Team Fouls Per Game 22.9 (4th) 20.4 (48th)
FT Attempted Per Game 26.3 (10th) 24.6 (25th)
Opp FT Attempted Per Game 19.4 (171st) 19.2 (161st)
Opp Shooting % 42.4% (95th) 40.5% (42nd)
Opp Effective FG% 48.6% (93rd) 47.1% (51st)
Opp 2-pt FG % 47.1% (68th) 47.3% (72nd)
Opp 3-Pt FG % 34.1% (176th) 31.2% (63rd)
Rebound Rate 54.2% (32nd) 50.8% (135th)
Assists Per Game 13.6 (149th) 11.7 (277th)
Turnovers Per Game 12.5 (97th) 12.3 (82nd)
Blocks Per Game 3.3 (155th) 3.4 (143rd)
Steals Per Game 4.9 (304th) 5.6 (244th)
Opp Turnovers Per Game 11.9 (286th) 11.8 (293rd)
Opp Blocks Per Game 3.5 (202nd) 2.9 (93rd)
Opp Steals Per Game 5.7 (98th) 5.4 (58th)

Starters

 

  Christen Cunningham Ky Bowman
  6-2, 190, Sr. 6-1, 188, Jr.
Minutes 28.1 38.5
Points 10.6 20.3
FG % 51.90% 43.00%
3P % 46.20% 36.70%
FT% 70.20% 82.40%
Rebounds 1.8 8.0
Assists 3.5 3.4
Steals 0.5 1.5
Blocks 0.1 0.7
Turnovers 1.8 3.1
Fouls 1.1 2.6
     
  Darius Perry Wynston Tabbs
  6-2, 195, Soph 6-2, 193, Fr.
Minutes 19.7 31.4
Points 6.8 14.1
FG % 45.90% 45.00%
3P % 35.90% 31.40%
FT% 84.40% 83.90%
Rebounds 1.3 3.9
Assists 1.9 2.7
Steals 0.5 1.1
Blocks 0.0 0.2
Turnovers 1.7 1.6
Fouls 2.3 1.8
     
  Dwayne Sutton Jordan Chatman
  6-5, 215, Jr. 6-5, 210 Sr.
Minutes 31.5 35.6
Points 10 12.1
FG % 44.20% 37.30%
3P % 35.20% 25.80%
FT% 78.80% 82.00%
Rebounds 6.6 2.2
Assists 2.0 2.1
Steals 1.0 0.3
Blocks 0.2 0.2
Turnovers 1.1 1.3
Fouls 2.9 2
     
  Jordan Nwora Jairus Hamilton
  6-8, 215, Soph 6-8, 234, Fr.
Minutes 30.6 23.6
Points 17.3 6.3
FG % 46.9% 43.00%
3P % 39.6% 28.10%
FT% 72.7% 58.60%
Rebounds 8.0 5.3
Assists 1.3 0.8
Steals 1.1 0.2
Blocks 0.4 0.2
Turnovers 2.4 2.3
Fouls 1.6 2.6
     
  Steven Enoch Nik Popovic
  6-10, 260, Jr. 6-11, 253, Jr.
Minutes 19.8 29.2
Points 9.5 13.8
FG % 55.30% 57.40%
3P % 36.4% 21.40%
FT% 81.00% 64.30%
Rebounds 5.3 7.2
Assists 0.2 0.7
Steals 0.2 0.6
Blocks 0.8 1.2
Turnovers 1.2 1.9
Fouls 2.6 2.8

Bench

 

  Ryan McMahon Chris Herren, Jr.
  6-0, 180, Jr. 6-3, 174, Fr.
Minutes 19.7 16.6
Points 8.3 4.9
FG % 38.00% 37.90%
3P % 33.80% 36.40%
FT% 92.70% 46.70%
Rebounds 1.3 1.2
Assists 2.4 0.5
Steals 0.4 0.3
Blocks 0.1 0.2
Turnovers 1.3 0.6
Fouls 1.5 2.0
     
  Khwan Fore  
  6-0, 185, Sr.  
Minutes 17.6  
Points 3.2  
FG % 40.50%  
3P % 26.70%  
FT% 59.10%  
Rebounds 1.1  
Assists 1.2  
Steals 0.5  
Blocks 0.1  
Turnovers 0.6  
Fouls 1.3  
     
  VJ King Jared Hamilton
  6-6, 215, Jr. 6-4, 203, Jr.
Minutes 16.2 14.4
Points 5.3 2.6
FG % 40.30% 33.30%
3P % 15.00% 20.00%
FT% 82.40% 33.30%
Rebounds 3.2 1.4
Assists 0.8 0.0
Steals 0.3 0.2
Blocks 0.0 0.2
Turnovers 1.1 1.2
Fouls 1.5 1.0
     
  Akoy Agau Luke Kraljevic
  6-8, 235, Sr. 6-10, 228, Soph
Minutes 7.4 4.8
Points 2.6 0.7
FG % 34.8% 37.50%
3P % 0.0% 0.00%
FT% 71.4% 40.00%
Rebounds 2.8 0.7
Assists 0.3 0.4
Steals 0.1 0.2
Blocks 0.3 0.1
Turnovers 0.7 0.5
Fouls 1.2 1.3
     
  Malik Williams Johncarols Reyes
  6-11, 215, Soph 6-10, 214, Jr.
Minutes 15.9 7
Points 7.3 2.2
FG % 42.40% 66.70%
3P % 32.4% 0.00%
FT% 63.30% 66.70%
Rebounds 5.2 0.8
Assists 0.4 0.0
Steals 0.4 0.0
Blocks 1.4 0.2
Turnovers 0.7 0.2
Fouls 2.6 1.5
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