Orleans Arena in Las Vegas NV will host a match up Thursday afternoon between the South Alabama Jaguars and the San Diego Toreros. South Alabama comes into this game playing well enough thus far this season with a 3-2 record overall riding a two game win streak following a 43 point win on Monday. Offensively South Alabama was lights out scoring 96 points or 55.9% from the floor and 39.3% from beyond the arc.
Jay Jay Chandler carried the South Alabama offense with a team high 22 points on seven of 10 shooting from the floor. Charles Manning Jr. chipped in 18 points and four rebounds in 24 minutes of action. Deonte Smith and Marshall Kearing led the way for the reserves combining for 28 points off the bench.
San Diego comes into this game one game above .500 following a two point loss to Cal State Fullerton. Marcellus Earlington provided the biggest boost for the San Diego offense with 16 points on six of 13 from the floor. Jase Townsend Chipped in with 14 points and nine rebounds, while Joey Calcaterra added 13 points in 33 minutes.
San Diego has relied on their offense through the first five games of the season averaging 75.4 points on 46.5% shooting as a team. Jase Townsend Is the offensive leader for San Diego posting a team high 13.8 points per game on 46.7% shooting. Terrell brown chips in 10 points in a team leading 9.6 rebounds.