Men's College Basketball
Preview
Matchup Edge
WCU Edge in: SAM
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Western Carolina at Samford
When: 3:00 PM ET, Monday, January 18, 2021
Where: Pete Hanna Center, Birmingham, Alabama
Quick Hits

Overall Team Offense

  • The Samford Bulldogs are ranked 171 for offensive field goal percentage shooting 43.6% while attempting 64.5 shots per game. The Bulldogs shooting percentages include 67.1% for free throw percentage and 29.5% for three point percentage so far this season.
  • The Western Carolina Catamounts are ranked 74 for offensive field goal percentage shooting 46.0% while attempting 59.0 shots per game. The Catamounts shooting percentages include 73.4% for free throw percentage and 33.8% for three point percentage so far this season.

Home and Away

  • The Samford Bulldogs are 3-3 at home this season, 1-4 against conference opponents, and 4-3 against non-conference opponents.
  • At home the Bulldogs are averaging 73.2 scoring, and holding teams to 79.5 points scored on defense.
  • The Western Carolina Catamounts are 3-3 while on the road this season, 0-2 against conference opponents, and 7-2 against non-conference opponents.
  • On the road, the Catamounts are averaging 80.8 scoring, and holding teams to 84.3 points scored on defense.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk Home Away Neutral Day Night Conf
Western Carolina 7-4 L2 3-0 3-3 1-1 5-2 2-2 0-2
Samford 5-7 L4 3-3 2-4 0-0 2-2 3-5 1-4
Last Meeting
Western Carolina Samford
Date Away Home Pts Reb FG% Pts Reb FG%
2/26/20 SAM 78 WCU 109 109 47 52.6 78 32 36.2
Player Stats
Previous Matchup
Points Player Total FG% FTM
Western Carolina O. Steger 31 58.8 4
Samford J. Sharkey 30 46.7 12
Rebounds Player Total Off Def
Western Carolina C. Dotson 10 1 9
Samford J. Dupree 10 3 7
Assists Player  
Western Carolina M. Faulkner 12
Samford R. Allen 3
Season
Points Player Total FG% FTM
Western Carolina M. Halvorsen 172 42.7 33
Samford M. Gordon 156 46.6 36
Rebounds Player Total Off Def
Western Carolina X. Cork 69 24 45
Samford C. Guess 75 20 55
Assists Player  
Western Carolina M. Faulkner 40
Samford R. Maitre 38
Quickchart Matchup
blue bar Western Carolina Off vs  red bar Samford Defense
blue bar 80.3 Points For
red bar 78.9 Points Against
blue bar 46.0 FG%
red bar 43.8 FG%
blue bar 31.2 Reb
red bar 33.5 Reb
red bar Samford Off vs  blue bar Western Carolina Defense
red bar 75.2 Points For
blue bar 80.3 Points Against
red bar 43.6 FG%
blue bar 45.7 FG%
red bar 36.0 Reb
blue bar 32.9 Reb