Utah vs. Stanford: Full Game Preview

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Utah vs. Stanford: Full Game Preview
Utah
(11-16, 2-9 away)
Stanford
(16-13, 12-6 home)
Venue: Maples Pavilion
5:00PM ET / 2:00PM PT, March 03, 2013
Team Leaders
Points Rebounds Assists
Utah J DuBois 11.7 J Loveridge 6.8 J DuBois 3.0
Stanford D Powell 15.3 J Huestis 9.6 A Bright 3.4

Stanford hosts Utah at Maples Pavilion on Sunday. Tipoff is at 5 p.m. EST and you can catch it on Pac-12 Network. The Cardinal beat the Utes 87-56 on Jan. 27 and are 2-1 against them over the last four years.

Utah is in 10th place in the Pac-12 and will be trying to close the gap with Stanford, who is currently in ninth place.

In their last matchup on Feb. 27, Andy Brown put up 17 points and 8 rebounds for the Cardinal in a loss to Colorado, 65-63. He is putting up 6.5 points per game while also averaging 2.9 rebounds per game. For the Utes, Jordan Loveridge finished with 9 points and 11 rebounds in the 64-46 loss to California on Feb. 28. He is averaging 11.6 points per game and leads the team in rebounds with 6.8 per game.

Stanford has a statistical advantage over Utah in one significant category, scoring, where the Cardinal have an edge over the Utes, 70 points per game to 63 points per game.

Utah StatSmack

  • Diaper Dandies love Stanford. Stanford has recruited more McDonald's All-Americans out of high school than Utah (6 vs. 4).
  • You'll do better on next semester's exams, right? Stanford currently has a higher Academic Progress Rate (989 to 974) than Utah, per the NCAA.
  • Stanford has a better record at home than Utah this season (10-5 vs. 9-7).
  • AP voters think more highly of Stanford and ranked them in the AP Top 25 more often over the past 10 years than Utah (55 vs. 17).
  • Boom! Stanford humiliated Utah by 31 points the last time they played (Jan 27, 2013).
  • The Stanford three-point leader (Chasson Randle, 49 three-pointers) has more three-pointers than the Utah three-point leader (Jarred DuBois, 33 three-pointers).
  • The Stanford scoring leader (Dwight Powell, 443 points) has more points than the Utah scoring leader (Jason Washburn, 308 points).
  • Stanford is bigger. The average weight of the top 8 players on Stanford is 209 lbs compared to 204 lbs for Utah.
  • Stanford is taller. The average height of the top 8 players on Stanford is 77.6 inches compared to 76.2 inches for Utah.
  • The Stanford assist leader (Aaron Bright, 84 assists) has more assists than the Utah assist leader (Jarred DuBois, 78 assists).
  • Stanford has more wins over the last 5 years than Utah (119 vs. 86).
UTAH Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
B J. Loveridge 31 12 7 2 1 0 2
B Jason Washburn 25 11 7 1 0 1 2
C+ Jarred DuBois 30 12 3 3 1 0 2
C Glen Dean 27 6 2 2 0 0 2
C Cedric Martin 28 4 2 2 1 0 1
C- Brandon Taylor 18 6 2 2 1 0 2
D+ Aaron Dotson 17 3 1 2 1 0 2
D+ D. Bachynski 13 4 4 1 0 1 1
D+ Jeremy Olsen 9 4 2 0 0 0 0
D Justin Seymour 12 3 2 1 0 0 1
D Renan Lenz 9 3 2 0 0 0 1
D Dakarai Tucker 10 3 1 0 0 0 0
F Ryan Osterloh 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
F Alex Mortensen 2 1 1 0 0 0 0
F Xan Ricketts 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
STAN Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
B+ Dwight Powell 30 15 8 2 1 1 2
B Josh Huestis 32 10 10 1 1 2 1
B Chasson Randle 31 14 3 3 1 0 2
C Aaron Bright 29 8 1 3 1 0 2
C Andy Brown 23 7 3 1 1 0 1
C- John Gage 13 5 2 0 0 0 1
C- Rosco Allen 13 4 2 0 1 0 1
D+ Robbie Lemons 11 3 1 1 0 0 0
D+ C. Sanders 11 3 1 1 0 0 1
D+ Anthony Brown 20 6 3 1 1 0 2
D Gabriel Harris 10 2 1 1 0 0 0
D Stefan Nastic 8 2 2 0 0 0 1
D Grant Verhoeven 5 1 1 0 0 0 0
D Wade Morgan 3 1 1 0 0 0 0
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