IUPUI vs. Youngstown State – Recreation Preview – February 20, 2021


IUPUI (8-8, 7-8) v Youngstown State (13-11, 8-11)

Beeghly Sports Center, Youngstown, Ohio; Saturday, 5 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: IUPUI enters the season over Youngstown State after winning the previous matchup in Youngstown. The teams last faced each other on February 19, when the Jaguars shot 46.3 percent off the field, while Youngstown State’s shooters shot just 44.1 percent on the way to a 72-70 win.

SENIOR STUDS: Youngstown State Naz Bohannon, Michael Akuchie and Garrett Covington have scored 49 percent of the team’s goals this season, including 57 percent of all penguin points in the last five games.

Offense relief: Marcus Burk has scored or supported 49 percent of all IUPUI field goals in the last three games. The senior guard scored 35 field goals and 10 assists in these games.

HAPPENING POINTS: The jaguars have recently rebuilt buckets over assists more often than the penguins. Youngstown State has backed 44 out of 80 field goals (55 percent) in the last three games, while IUPUI has backed 51 out of 91 field goals (56 percent) in the last three games.

DID YOU KNOW THAT Youngstown State had revenue from just 15.9 percent of its properties this season? This is the lowest rate among any Horizon team. The penguins have flipped the ball only 10.9 times per game this season.

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