Chattanooga faces tough test vs No. 24 Wofford
No. 24 Wofford (24-4, 16-0) vs. Chattanooga (12-17, 7-9)
McKenzie Arena, Chattanooga, Tennessee; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: No. 24 Wofford presents a tough challenge for Chattanooga. Chattanooga has played a ranked team only once this season and lost. Wofford remains unbeaten against SoCon opponents this season.
STEPPING UP: The Terriers are led by seniors Fletcher Magee and Cameron Jackson. Magee is averaging 20.2 points while Jackson is putting up 14.8 points and 7.4 rebounds per game. The Mocs have been led by Ramon Vila and Jerry Johnson Jr., who are scoring 10.2 and 10.8 per game, respectively.
MIGHTY MAGEE: Magee has connected on 41.4 percent of the 304 3-pointers he’s attempted and has made 32 of 61 over the last five games. He’s also converted 92.3 percent of his free throws this season.
WINLESS WHEN: Chattanooga is 0-7 this year when it scores 66 points or fewer and 12-10 when it scores at least 67.
UNDEFEATED WHEN: Chattanooga is a perfect 5-0 when it holds an opponent to 62 points or fewer. The Mocs are 7-17 when opponents score more than 62 points.
DID YOU KNOW: The Wofford offense has scored 83 points per game this season, ranking the Terriers 16th among Division I teams. The Chattanooga defense has allowed 74.4 points per game to opponents (ranked 227th overall).