On Thursday, Sacramento State heads to Dahlberg Arena to take on Montana. Tipoff occurs at 9 p.m. EST. The Hornets fell to the Grizzlies 61-60 on Dec. 21 and are 0-9 against them over the last four years.
Sacramento State is in fifth place in the Big Sky, Montana is in first place.
In a 53-52 triumph over Idaho State on Mar. 2, Jordan Salley put up 16 points and 10 rebounds for the Hornets. He tallies 1.4 points per game and also adds 1.1 rebounds per game. For the Grizzlies, Kareem Jamar finished with 26 points in the 86-74 win over Southern Utah on Mar. 4. He leads the team in rebounds with 6.0 per game and blocks with 0.7 per game. The Four Factors in which Montana stands out are free throw rate at 41.0 and effective field goal percentage at 54.3.
StatSmack! Sacramento State is better than Montana
Sacramento State has an average margin of victory of 7 over Montana in five wins since 1992.
Sacramento State attacks the glass, with more rebounds (34.3 per game vs. 31.0 per game) than Montana this season.
The Sacramento State three-point leader (Dylan Garrity, 39 three-pointers) has more three-pointers than the Montana three-point leader (Kareem Jamar, 34 three-pointers).
The Sacramento State blocks leader (John Dickson, 27 blocks) has more blocks than the Montana blocks leader (Kareem Jamar, 20 blocks).