Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajun men’s basketball team returns to the hardwood on Saturday afternoon, when coach Bob Marlin’s squad travels to Atlanta, Georgia to take on the Georgia St. Panthers in a Sun Belt Conference match-up.

The game will be the backend of a women’s/men’s doubleheader, with the UL women taking on Georgia St. earlier in the day.

Tipoff time for the men’s game is set for 1:30 pm.

You can hear all the play-by-play action on ESPN 1420 & espn1420.com, as well as Hot 107.9 & 1079ishot.com, beginning with the pregame show at approximately 1 o’clock.

Louisiana, who defeated Georgia Southern, 74-65, on Thursday night, is 6-8, overall, and 2-3 in league play, while Georgia St., beat ULM on Thursday, 65-51, is currently 11-3, and 4-1, respectively.

The Cajuns are outscoring the opposition, 80.5/76.6, and outshooting them from the floor, 44%/43%, while also holding down a 43.3/36.4 rebound advantage.

Louisiana is led by senior forward Shawn Long, who is averaging 18.9 points, to go along with 12.6 rebounds-per-game, and senior guard Kasey Shepherd, who is averaging 10.9 points and 2.3 rebounds a contest.

Georgia St. is outscoring the opposition, 66.9/59.9, and outshooting opponents from the floor, 46%/39%, while being outrebounded, 33.9/30.2.

The Panthers are paced by junior forward Jeremy Hollowell, who is scoring 15.4 points, while pulling down 4.4 rebounds-per-game.