Desert Financial Arena in Tempe, Az well welcome the Grand Canyon Antelopes Thursday night for a matchup with the Arizona State Sun Devils. Grand Canyon is rolling through the first part of the season 8-1 on the year riding a five game win streaks following a 47 point win against Mississippi Valley State. The Grand Canyon offense dominated the last game converting on 48.6% of their shots to scored 91 points including 53 points in the second half.
Offensively Grand Canyon has been dominant thus far this season converting on 44.4% of their shots to score 75 points per game. Jovan Blacksher Jr. Leaves the team with 16.1 points per game and boast a team high 4.1 assists. Holland Woods Chips in 13.4 points, while Gabe McGlothan add the 9.7 point and a team high 7 rebounds.
The Arizona State Sun Devils Come into Thursday night struggling thus far this season following a two point overtime win against Oregon to end a five game losing streak. The Arizona State defense led the way as Oregon shot only 41.7% from the floor at 18.2% from beyond the arc for Arizona State to squeak by with the win.
DJ Horne Carried the offensive load for Arizona State boasting a team high 23 points on 9 of 18 shooting in 39 minutes. Kimani Lawrence chipped in 13 points and six rebounds, while Jay Heath added 14 points in 33 minutes off the bench.