In their last outing, despite 16 points and 8 rebounds from DeWayne Jackson, the Bears fell to St. Joseph's (PA) 70-60 on January 5th. On top of his scoring average of 14.1 points per game, he delivers 5.0 rebounds per game. The Bulldogs were defeated by South Carolina 80-69 on January 5th despite 24 points and 14 rebounds from Matthew Hezekiah. With 13.3 points per game and 8.3 rebounds per game, he has team-best marks in both categories.
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- Morgan State is bigger. The average weight of the top 8 players on Morgan State is 217 lbs compared to 200 lbs for South Carolina State.
- Morgan State is a better shooting team (44.4% vs 39.7%) than South Carolina State this season.
- We just win. Morgan State has more wins over the last 5 years than South Carolina State (101 vs 67).
- Morgan State is taller. The average height of the top 8 players on Morgan State is 78.9 inches compared to 76.9 inches for South Carolina State.
- DeWayne Jackson is ranked 5th in the MEAC in steals.
- You get an A for effort, but Morgan State has emerged victorious against South Carolina State the last 4 times they've played.
- Morgan State has a much better overall winning percentage over the last 5 years (0.556 to 0.388).
- Shaquille Duncan is ranked 5th in the MEAC in blocks.
- The Morgan State steals leader (DeWayne Jackson) has more steals than the South Carolina State steals leader (Khalif Toombs).
- Morgan State beat South Carolina State by 5 points the last time they played (Jan 07, 2012).