The Alabama Crimson Tide visit Pete Maravich Assembly Center Baton Rouge, Louisiana on Tuesday to play the LSU Tigers. The Crimson Tide improved to 10-3 after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats on Saturday 77-75 for their fifth straight victory. Tevin Mack hit six 3-pointers in the first half and scored 22 points to help lead Alabama to the upset victory at home.
LSU sits at 10-3 after defeating UL-Monroe 81-69 a week ago last Friday. The Tigers were led by Naz Reid who scored 19 points and pulled down 12 rebounds. LSU has not played for the last 10 days and could show some rust in the early going on Tuesday.
Kira Lewis Jr. leads the Crimson Tide in scoring with an average of 14.8 points per game. Donta Hall is the leading rebounder with an average of 8.3 rebounds per game. Lewis Jr. leads in assists with an average of 3.1 per game. Alabama is shooting 45.7% from the field and 34.8% from 3-point territory.
Skylar Mays leads LSU in scoring with an average of 13.5 points per game. Three other LSU players are averaging double-figures in scoring. Emmitt Williams leads LSU in rebounds with an average of 6.6 per game, while Tremont Waters leads in assists with an average of 5.5 per game. LSU is shooting 49.0% from the field and 33.1% from 3-point territory.