Tarleton St. faces tough test vs No. 1 Gonzaga

Nov 27, 2021, 1:31 PM | Updated: Nov 28, 2021, 3:32 am

Tarleton St. (1-5) vs. No. 1 Gonzaga (6-1)

McCarthey Athletic Center, Spokane, Washington; Monday, 10 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: No. 1 Gonzaga presents a tough challenge for Tarleton St.. Tarleton St. has lost both of its games against ranked teams this season. Gonzaga lost 84-81 to Duke on Friday.

SUPER SENIORS: Tarleton St.’s Montre Gipson, Tahj Small and Shakur Daniel have collectively accounted for 58 percent of the team’s scoring this season and have scored 55 percent of all Texans points over the last five games.MIGHTY MONTRE: Gipson has connected on 30.8 percent of the 26 3-pointers he’s attempted and has made 6 of 19 over the last five games. He’s also converted 91.7 percent of his foul shots this season.

STREAK STATS: Tarleton St. has dropped its last five road games, scoring 54 points and allowing 66.8 points during those contests. Gonzaga has won its last four home games, scoring an average of 89.8 points while giving up 61.

ASSIST-TO-FG RATIO: The Bulldogs have recently used assists to create baskets more often than the Texans. Gonzaga has 49 assists on 104 field goals (47.1 percent) across its past three games while Tarleton St. has assists on 27 of 64 field goals (42.2 percent) during its past three games.

DID YOU KNOW: Gonzaga is ranked fourth overall by scoring 90 points per game this year. Tarleton St. has only averaged 56.5 points per game, which ranks 246th.

___

For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/hub/college-basketball and http://twitter.com/AP_Top25

___

This was generated by Automated Insights, http://www.automatedinsights.com/ap, using data from STATS LLC, https://www.stats.com

Copyright © The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

AP

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres speaks during interview at the UN Headquarters, T...
Associated Press

UN chief: World more unpredictable than during the Cold War

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Friday the current world is “much more chaotic, much less predictable” than during the Cold War between the former Soviet Union and the United States, and it’s dangerous because there are no “instruments” to deal with crises. He said in a wide-ranging press conference that the […]
16 hours ago
Associated Press

Rio de Janeiro delays Carnival parades as omicron spreads

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The world-famous Carnival festivities in Rio de Janeiro will be held in late April rather than the final weekend of February, as the number of coronavirus cases in Brazil spikes and the omicron variant spreads across the country. “The decision was made respecting for the current situation of the COVID-19 […]
16 hours ago
This Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2022, photo provided by The Center for American Liberty shows Jessica Kone...
Associated Press

Mother: teachers manipulated child to change gender identity

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A mother who claims teachers secretly manipulated her 11-year-old daughter into changing her gender identity and name has filed a legal case against a tiny California school district. Spreckels Union School District was responsible for “extreme and outrageous conduct” that led the student on a path toward transitioning as a boy […]
16 hours ago
Associated Press

McConnell responds to uproar over voter comments

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Senate Minority Leader Mitch Connell pushed back Friday against the uproar over a comment he made about African American voters, calling the criticism directed his way “outrageous.” “I’ve never been accused of this sort of thing before, and it’s hurtful and offensive,” he said. “And I think some of the critics […]
16 hours ago
Associated Press

Canadian tourist killed, 2 wounded in Mexico resort shooting

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Canadian tourist was killed Friday and two more wounded in a shooting at a hotel along Mexico’s Caribbean coast, state authorities said. Quintana Roo state security chief Lucio Hernández said via Twitter that authorities were searching for a Hotel Xcaret guest in the shooting. He shared a photo of a […]
16 hours ago
FILE - Buffalo Bills wide receiver Isaiah McKenzie (19) carries the ball during the second half of ...
Associated Press

New York mobile sports bets top $600M in 2 weeks, rival NJ

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New York sportsbooks took more than $600 million worth of bets from phones or computers in the first two weeks of the activity being legal this month, according to figures posted Friday. The numbers posted by the New York State Gaming Commission show that the four currently operating mobile sportsbooks […]
16 hours ago

Sponsored Articles

...

Compassion International Is Determined to ‘Fill’ a Unique Type of Football ‘Stadium’

Compassion International SPONSORED — During this fall’s football season—and as the pandemic continues to impact the entire globe—one organization has been urging caring individuals to help it “fill” a unique type of “stadium” in order to make a lasting difference in the lives of many. Compassion International’s distinctive Fill the Stadium (FtS, fillthestadium.com) initiative provides […]
...

What are the Strongest, Greenest, Best Windows?

Lake Washington Windows & Doors SPONSORED — Fiberglass windows are an excellent choice for window replacement due to their fundamental strength and durability. There is no other type of window that lasts as long as fiberglass; so why go with anything else? Fiberglass windows are 8x stronger than vinyl, lower maintenance than wood, more thermally […]
...

COVID Vaccine is a Game-Changer for Keeping our Kids Healthy

Snohomish Health District SPONSORED — Cheers to the parents and guardians who keep their kids safe and healthy. The dad who cooks a meal with something green in it, even though he’s tired and drive-thru burgers were tempting. The mom who calms down the little one who loudly and resolutely does NOT want to brush […]
...
Experience Anacortes

Coastal Christmas Celebration Week in Anacortes

With minimal travel time required and every activity under the sun, Anacortes is the perfect vacation spot for all ages.
...

Delayed-Onset PTSD: Signs and Symptoms

Lakeside-Milam Recovery Centers SPONSORED — You’re probably familiar with post-traumatic stress disorder. Often abbreviated as PTSD, this condition is diagnosed when a person experiences a set of symptoms for at least a month after a traumatic event. However, for some people, these issues take longer to develop. This results in a diagnosis of delayed-onset PTSD […]
...

Medicare open enrollment ends Dec. 7. Free unbiased help is here!

Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner SPONSORED — Medicare’s Open Enrollment Period, also called the Annual Election Period, is Oct. 15 to Dec. 7. During this time, people enrolled in Medicare can: Switch from Original Medicare to a Medicare Advantage plan and vice versa. Join, drop or switch a Part D prescription drug plan, […]
Tarleton St. faces tough test vs No. 1 Gonzaga