LSU Hosts Arkansas – Inside The Numbers
The LSU Tigers return to action on Wednesday evening, when coach Johnny Jones’ squad plays host to the Arkansas Razorbacks in an SEC match-up.
Tipoff time at the Maravich Center is set for 7:30 pm.
LSU, who defeated Ole Miss, 90-81, on Wednesday night, is 10-6, overall, and 3-1 in SEC play, while Arkansas, who beat Missouri, 94-61, on Tuesday night, is currently 9-7, and 3-1, respectively.
The Tigers are outscoring the opposition, 83.2/75.8, and outshooting them from the floor, 48%/43%, while holding down a 39.9/37.7 rebound advantage.
LSU is led by freshman forward Ben Simmons, who is averaging 20.3 points, to go along with 12.6 rebounds-per-game, and senior guard Keith Hornsby, who is averaging 14.9, and 2.4, respectively.
Arkansas is outscoring opponents, 84.4/75.9, while outshooting the opposition, 47%/44%, while holding down a 37.9/35.0 rebounding advantage.
The Razorbackss are paced by junior forward Moses Kingsley, who is averaging 17.3 points, to go along with 9.5 rebounds a contest.